Author Archive - Aringo

Aringo Tips for MBA Interviews

By - Oct 20, 02:38 AM   Comments [0]

As the application season progresses and round 1 deadlines are behind us, many MBA candidates are receiving interview invitations. Below are some Aringo tips for doing well on the MBA interviews. Following the initial screening of applicants, most leading business schools invite candidates to the "second...

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Should You Submit an Extra Recommendation?

By - Aug 7, 00:35 AM   Comments [0]

An extra recommendation is a recommendation letter submitted above and beyond the mandatory recommendations that the school requires. The bottom line: providing 1-2 extra recommendations could give you a tactical advantage in the admission process. Estimated level of impact on admission chances: 2 out of 5 (5...

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Kellogg published updated essay questions and deadlines for 2015

By - Jul 22, 00:20 AM   Comments [0]

Kellogg published updated essay questions and deadlines for the MBA program that starts on Fall 2015: For 2014-2015, the following two essays are required of all applicants: 1. Resilience. Perseverance. Grit. Call it what you will…. Challenges can build character. Describe a challenging experience you’ve had. How...

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List of Recommendation Questions Published So Far

By - Jul 20, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

The recommendations are among the most significant components of your application. Your candidacy will be stronger if the recommender prepares a specific recommendation for each university and responds to the specific recommendation questions each university presents. Overall, strong relationships and close acquaintance with your recommenders are...

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MBA Essay Writing Tips – Part IV

By - Jul 8, 04:55 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA programs have already published their updated essay questions for Fall 2015. Writing the MBA application essays is usually the hardest part of the MBA admission process. Here is the last part of our essay writing tips and guidelines to help you successfully negotiate...

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MBA Essay Writing Tips – Part III

By - Jul 1, 01:49 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA programs have already published their updated essay questions for Fall 2015. Writing the MBA application essays is usually the hardest part of the MBA admission process. In the next few weeks we’ll bring here a few MBA essay tips and guidelines to help...

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MBA Essay Writing Tips – Part II

By - Jun 24, 09:09 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA programs have already published their updated essay questions for Fall 2015. Writing the MBA application essays is usually the hardest part of the MBA admission process. In the next few weeks we’ll bring here a few MBA essay tips and guidelines to help...

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MBA Essay Writing Tips – Part I

By - Jun 17, 08:41 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA programs have already published their updated essay questions for Fall 2015. Writing the MBA application essays is usually the hardest part of the MBA admission process. In the next few weeks we'll bring here a few MBA essay tips and guidelines to help...

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Ideal Timetable for 2015 MBA Applicants

By - Jun 14, 22:56 PM   Comments [2]

Top MBA programs are starting to publish new essay questions and deadlines for fall 2015 MBA programs, and many applicants are already starting to work on their applications. Here is Aringo suggested timetable for planning the application process:   September-December 2013: Creating the infrastructure - Think about what can...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Deadlines for Fall 2015

By - May 11, 02:16 AM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan announced the MBA application deadlines for Fall 2015 entry: Round 1 - September 23, 2014 Round 2 - January 8, 2015 The school also announced that the new essay questions will be ready by the end of June and the online application will go live by...

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