Friends, what are your thoughts? Chicago Booth or Cornell EMBA? Which would you choose and why? Need some help deciding. Thank you!

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

It depends what your goals are after the MBA. I feel like Booth would be better if you want to go into strategy or finance. Booth may also have a better global recognition as well. However, if Cornell is offering you a nice scholarship, it’s worth considering. I know a couple of Cornell MBA alums and they’re in tech. Not sure if that’s a coincidence, but they are both doing well.

At this level, the Exec MBA you should choose should mostly be about fit and intended Geography/Travel preferences

Related Posts

Interested to get thought on how you handle hig hiring standards

like

Does anyone own an online boutiques selling clothes? How are you balancing business and 9-5?

like

Hi everyone! I’m currently an interim benefits manager with 2 years of benefits and LOA management. I have three years of healthcare and public health experience. I’m currently seeking a senior HR Generalist, Senior Benefits Coordinator or Specialist role in NYC.

like

How it seems a lot of people feel in the industry.

Post Photo
like

Hi, Can some one please help me with exact inhand salary for below CTC.
Yoe-5.5
Operations manager

Post Photo
like

One of my interns is exceptionally rude. Normally I'd fire an employee for constantly being unprofessional, but they're in the last few months of their internship, so is it worth it?

like

How long does it take to get an offer from BlackRock ? Received the verbal early last week and I’m dying over here 😩

like

Thoughts on this letter initial necklace? It’s ~$80 but not sure if it’s tacky to wear one daily. Mid/late 20s

Post Photo
like

Anyone from Arkansas?

like

Can anyone recommend some companies who specialize in doing webpage for advisors? Any general info/experiences and input would be appreciated. Thanks

like

Interviewing for Cloud Security - SC position with Deloitte in Cyber. 5 YOE and multiple cloud certs. Would $120k-$130k be reasonable to aim for? Current pay in the low $100k. Large Midwest city

like

Hello, I have been working as a non tech project manager for over a decade (PMP) and I’m not sure if it’s the orgs I worked for but I’ve become disenchanted with the career. I would love to hear from other project managers who have transitioned to high value roles and any recommendations you might have.

like

Hi Everyone. I work in Quality Engineering (QA /Test management) . I am a high performer in my group and have been with the firm for 6 years and have gained tremendous knowledge from my peers and mentors. I am looking to switch to work on new challenges. I saw couple job opens in the QA space. Can someone refer me?

Just received an email for an interview with Health Advances. Anyone have any experience with them?

like

Anyone looking for tickets to Sarah Millican’s stand-up show this Saturday at 6pm? Have 2 I’m looking to part with - DM me

Mamas, I need sleep sack recommendations. Woolino or Kyte Baby?

like

Is there any milestone payment upon Senior Manager promotion (Audit) in PwC UK, KPMG UK, Deloitte UK, and if yes, how much is that? Surely EY UK have such policy. PwC KPMG Deloitte

like

How do you find a healthy balance between your job and your personal life?

like

Partner calls me in a panic tonight and gets me into a frenzy to the point I'm crying slightly. I rush off the phone bc I know it will take less time to confirm I did it right than to hear him explain why it's a big deal. Then he calls AGAIN and texts saying not to work on it and it can wait until tomorrow. I did it anyway (and I was right)

I feel like it shouldn't be my job to talk partners off the ledge but does anyone else feel stuck with managing over-emotional (male) partners...

likehelpful

Additional Posts in Executive MBA

What’s everyone recommendations for EMBA in the DC area?

like

Which EMBAs don’t require/care about GMAT?

like

Has anyone gone through the Booth EMBA in the London or Hong Kong campus? I’m in my early 30s, currently in Econ consulting (v quant and technical) and would like to move into corporate (general strategy / management). Would an EMBA be a good step?

like

Just finishing a Villanova University EMBA- I’m a Senior Analyst in Accenture’s CDP program (87k) interested to see what levers folks recommend pulling so I’m not left behind.

like

Anyone from Deloitte knows if the firm sponsors EMBA partially or fully? Also, what support firm provides for weekend / Friday classes?

How hard is getting a “150” on the EA exam?

Kindly share if Wharton and Columbia have EA waivers for next year

Thoughts on Executive Assessment?

Those of you currently going through the EMBA program with small children at home. Please feel free to share what it’s really like. By the time I start my EMBA journey, my two boys will be almost 3 and 5

like

I have this feeling that whoever applies to Stern’s EMBA gets through it... anyone else feels this way here? Disclaimer: Stern is a great school, I know. Just sharing my curiosity

Took my first practice test for the EA.

145
IR: 7
VR: 10
QUANT: 8

I'm quite happy with the progress! Time to lean in more!

like

Anyone elsa was recently admitted into Kellogg and/or MIT?

Anyone who received scholarships?

Would Santa Clara U EMBA a good choice?

What was your mindset/approach for your EMBA?

Which types of personalities and people did you connect with the most / what types of students were the most successful?

Did you prioritize school and leverage work as a playground to test ideas?

like

Advice/tips for incoming EMBA students this year?

like

Anyone take the executive assessment? Seems like much less of an effort that GMAT

Is an exec mba from a tier 1 school worth it if I already have a full time mba from a lower ranked school.

What are your thoughts on going PhD after EMBA? Any personal experiences?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the
Fishbowl app

See what’s happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

A phone with Fishbowl app

Send download link to your phone

OR

Scan your QR code to download
Fishbowl app on your mobile

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Messaging rates may apply

Download app

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Already have an account? Log in

Sign up for free to continue using Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use(New) and Privacy Policy(New)
Messaging rates may apply

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal