MBA Education

The slow economy has motivated a growing number of students to head straight into business school while waiting for a job.  There are good and bad reasons to go to business school.  Either way, if you are already on your way to a MBA program then it’s important to know how to make the most

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work life balance

Three weeks ago, the weather was amazing in San Francisco — close to 80 degrees. As it is rare to have such good weather, and since my kids love the beach, I decided to spend the day at the beach with them. You might be thinking that this seems like a rather abrupt choice, maybe

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case interviews

Consulting companies like McKinsey and BCG invented the case interview method.  Now pretty much all consulting firms as well as many hiring managers outside of consulting use the case interview to help them identify the best candidate for a business job opening. So what is an case interview?  Simply, it’s when the interviewer gives you

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exit interview

Whether you’ve had a truly negative experience at the company or simply want to pack up your desk and head for bigger and better things, trying to articulate your feedback in an exit interview can be like walking through a mine field.   There are two purpose to an employee exit interview – one for

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