Tuck 360: MBA Blog

Find out what sets Tuck apart. Hear from the people who make Tuck distinctive among the world’s top MBA programs—students, partners, Tuck admissions staff, and the Tuck administrators who will work with you throughout your two years at Tuck. The Tuck 360: MBA blog combines candid insight about life at Tuck from students and partners with helpful insider tips and advice from Tuck staff who want you to succeed at Tuck.

Developing a Successful Application Strategy

Pat H. - Admissions, July 29, 2013

As aspiring MBA’s, applying to business school provides a great opportunity to stretch your strategic-thinking muscle. Chances are you will apply to more than one program, and all of that application completing, essay writing and GMAT test-taking requires a plan. Here are some tips for developing a solid Continue Reading 


Life in (and around) Hanover: Our Summer, so far

Marcy H. TP'14, July 27, 2013

Is it really almost the end of July already? Summer has really flown by. So what have we been up to? Well, my husband (Zach, T'14) has been busy working away at his internship in San Francisco, making great connections and really enjoying the work. Yet he often tells me Continue Reading 


Community, Community, Community: From Latin America to Hanover

Blog Guest, July 25, 2013

Juan comes to New Hampshire from Argentina and is looking forward to life at Tuck as a member of the Class of 2015! Last year, when I started doing research to find out about the different schools where I could do my MBA, I used this Continue Reading 


Field notes from a summer

Andrew M. - T'14, July 24, 2013

The summer is more than halfway over, and classmates have begun the countdown to when they get to return to Tuck.  Excitement of returning is currently overwhelming the growing sense of foreboding that comes with entering the second—and final—year.  As a lover of puns Continue Reading 


A Pre-Tuck Summer

Blog Guest, July 23, 2013

Ankit Sood, T'15, couldn't wait to get on campus to write a second blog post.  If you haven't already, check out his first contribution here.  Then read on to see what he's been up to since! A few days ago, I had written my Continue Reading 


A Partner’s Summer in Hanover: July

Claire B. TP14, July 19, 2013

Most (if not all) partners left Hanover for the July 4th holiday to visit their students.  It's somewhat of a midpoint for internships (maybe a little early), and this year it fell on a Thursday, so it made for an easy long weekend trip for those of us Continue Reading 


The Military to Tuck Transition

Adam Ranson, July 14, 2013

Hi everyone. I hope you all are doing well. I wanted to take a moment to describe my experience as a Tuck student who recently transitioned from the military to life as a civilian student. As I may have mentioned before, I served in the Marine Corps for eleven years Continue Reading 


T’14 Summer Internship Experience

Alice L. – T’14, July 14, 2013

Hello! It's been awhile since I last blogged, but I did want to take a spare moment to express some more thoughts about Tuck and my experience so far, particularly around the summer internship. I'm interning at Deloitte in Strategy & Operations for the summer and we were Continue Reading 


Tuck’s New Essay Questions

Kristin Roth, July 12, 2013

Our application will go live later this summer, but for you blog readers who want to get a jump on your application, here are this year’s essay questions! We see the essays as your opportunity to share with us who you are beyond the numbers and the resume, Continue Reading 


The Center for Business & Society - Impactful Interning

Stephanie B. - Admissions, July 12, 2013

The T’14s have spanned the globe this summer, interning at more than 150 companies in more than 20 countries, and their functions are just as diverse; consulting, finance, technology, CPG, entrepreneurial pursuits...and the list goes on!  As for the Fellowsat The Center for Business & Society, they Continue Reading 


Forte MBA Women’s Leadership Conference - Find Your Space, Take Your Place

Blog Guest, July 10, 2013

Tanya is a member of the Tuck Class of 2015 and a Forte Fellow. Tuck is a proud sponsor of the Forte Foundation, which works with major corporations and top business schools to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers.  As a Forte Fellow, Tanya is presented many benefits including participation Continue Reading 


The Power of Tuck - Early Reflections of a T’15

Blog Guest, July 08, 2013

Ankit Sood is an incoming T'15 from India, where he worked in human resources and consulting for the previous 4 years.  He is raring to start life in Hanover with his fellow Tuckies.  Having blogged as an applicant, Ankit now looks to pay it forward to future Tuckies by Continue Reading 


Why I Chose a Dual Degree

Adam Ranson, July 04, 2013

Hello again, everyone.  I hope that I didn’t miss the mark too badly with my last post by jumping right into the mechanics of my dual degree program without really explaining why I chose to do it in the first place.  With that in mind, I Continue Reading 


Career exploration at Tuck

Stephen Pidgeon, June 27, 2013

Business School is a fantastic opportunity to reinvent yourself, or to make a significant change in your career path. When I came here as a student (back in the mists of time in 2005!) I pictured myself taking the two years to really think about what kind of career would be Continue Reading 


A Partner’s Summer in Hanover: June

Claire B. TP14, June 24, 2013

Well, summer's here!  Which means most of the T'14s have left the Upper Valley for jobs around the world.  Finals and FYP (First Year Project) presentations wrapped up the week of 5/27, and students had at least a few days of downtime (if not more) before starting Continue Reading 


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