MBA Intelligence Review

By - Jul 14, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

I’ve just finished reading the first edition of MBA Intelligence, an online magazine for the global MBA community, and I am extremely impressed. Sometimes when you read an online magazine, you just get the feeling that you’re reading a glorified blog – a compendium of online...

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What We Learned Visiting Wharton: Report from Day 2 of the AIGAC Conference

By - Jul 11, 09:52 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton generously hosted the second day of the AIGAC conference on campus. In addition to giving us a tour, we met admissions directors, program directors, professors and members of the career services staff, whose content-rich panels got us all up to speed on what’s new...

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Why Use an MBA Admissions Consultant?

By - Jul 10, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

There are endless and frequent discussions on forums and message boards questioning the value of admissions consulting. One of the more common arguments against using a consultant runs something like this: “I know so many MBA students at top schools who got in without an admissions...

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Cornell Johnson 2014 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

Does October 2, 2013 mean anything to you? It's the round one application deadline for the Cornell Johnson MBA application. Before you get started, make sure you know how to identify and avoid the five most common mistakes that applicants make in their essays. Cornell Johnson...

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MBA Applicants: Get in Position and…APPLY!

By - Jul 9, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

We hope you enjoyed our recent webinar, Destination MBA: Get Directions, and that it’s helped you gear up and jump into the upcoming admissions season. In case you missed the webinar, or if you’d just like to review, we recorded the event and have now posted...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2014 MBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 13:14 PM   Comments [0]

Haas' application is largely unchanged from last year. It has cut one question about questioning an established practice. Given Haas' culture and defining four principles, I'm a little surprised this was cut; don't be shocked if it, or a close cousin, becomes a popular Haas...

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What’s New in MBA Admissions? A Report from the 6th Annual AIGAC Conference [Part 2]

By - Jul 8, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

Five editors, including company president and founder Linda Abraham, attended the 6th annual conference of Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants in Philadelphia in mid-June. We were graciously hosted by Wharton on day two, and on day one, we met with admissions directors from...

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MBA, Grad, and Law Applicants: Get Started Now and SAVE BIG!

By - Jul 8, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

It’s summertime, the sun is out, the beaches are calling, and the last thing you want to think about is school. But, the application process has already begun, and the sooner you start, the better chance you will have at being accepted to your top-choice...

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My Visit to Toronto Rotman

By - Jul 8, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

I had an exciting trip in early June. I visited HEC, Wharton, and the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, among other destinations. My husband and I even grabbed a few days’ vacation at Niagara Falls, which were spectacular and which I had never...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with LastChanceMBA

By - Jul 5, 09:02 AM   Comments [1]

We’d like to introduce you to LastChanceMBA, an anonymous MBA reapplicant who blogs at Last Chance MBA. LastChanceMBA shares with us here lots of valuable tips from his previous application attempts; and as you’ll see, this time he’s positioned for a successful application season! Thank...

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