Tag Archives: entrepreneurship

Quotes from Quora: Does getting an MBA make someone a better entrepreneur?

Do you use Quora? You should. It’s a pretty awesome repository for truly educated answers to a whole variety of questions. Think of it as the content quality of Wikipedia, but in very focused Q&A form. Entrepreneurs love Quora, so … Continue reading

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What is Groupon really worth?

Everyone’s talking about it. It’s the hot new company that everyone wants to date… err join. Groupon is the next Facebook, so say the experts. A rumored Google offer at $6 billion was turned down, and the latest rumor has … Continue reading

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7 start-ups that are revolutionizing test preparation

When I was applying to business school, I paid ~$500 for Kaplan’s online GMAT prep course. Twice. Basically what happened is I signed up for it, then procrastinated for a few months, had to reschedule my GMAT, and by the … Continue reading

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Top Posts of 2010

The year ends, and the top 10 lists begin.  So as 2010 draws to a close, here’s a redux of our top 10 most popular, most discussed blog posts of the year. From what happened to the winners of the … Continue reading

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On MBAs, start-ups and beyond: Great video by Steve Blank

Call it a sign of changing times, but somehow, the intersection between start-ups and MBA programs is growing… and not just because MBA students and grads are increasingly considering going down the entrepreneurship route.  A considerable number of my fellow … Continue reading

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Apply in the Sky is a Women 2.0 PITCH Night Finalist!

Exciting times here at Apply in the Sky HQ! We were recently selected among the 9 finalists for the Women 2.0 PITCH competition, to be held this Thursday, November 4th in San Francisco. We’ll be competing in the Web Track … Continue reading

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MBA’s and Start-Ups… Friends or Foes?

Interested in working at a start-up? Ever questioned the value of an MBA for a career in entrepreneurship? We’re opening up the discussion on the Business Week forums, and we’ll try our best to answer all your questions. Join the conversation! Continue reading

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