The Ethics of Writing Application Essays

By - Dec 10, 10:53 AM   Comments [0]

Businessweek recently published an exposé on the unethical practices of certain MBA essay writing services. These companies are not—to be clear—the reputable admissions consultancies that help applicants brainstorm and then work with them to edit and polish their essays, but are the companies that admit...

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LBS Sloan Fellows Guru Interview

By - Dec 9, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

During my recent visit to London, I spent the morning at London Business School. I have several posts worth of thoughts and material. The first one will focus on the Sloan Fellows program at LBS. I spoke interviewed Balbir Guru, Recruitment and Admissions Manager, Sloan...

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Columbia Launches New JD/MBA Program

By - Dec 9, 10:43 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Law School and Columbia Business School are accepting the first class for their new three-year JD/MBA program. The accelerated program, which will launch in the fall of 2011, is intended to give "select students the opportunity to earn degrees from both schools in just...

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Top 10 European Business Schools: Financial Times 2010

By - Dec 8, 10:37 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times just released its 2010 European b-school rankings, along with a number of analytical articles explaining how the results were determined. Please see "The ranking decoded" for the full list of ranking criteria, with salary data at the forefront. 10 Best European Business Schools HEC...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Dec 8, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Businessweek recently published an interview with INSEAD's dean-to-be, Dipak Jain, former dean of Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management. The Q&A reveals insights into who Jain is, why he chose this top European b-school as his next post, and what he plans to contribute to the...

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Interview with Peter Johnson London Business School Masters in Finance

By - Dec 8, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

During my recent visit to London, I spent the morning at London Business School. I have several posts worth of thoughts and material This is the first in a series of post stemming from my recent visit to London Business School. During my visit I...

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Consortium Application Strategies: A How-To Q&A Session Tomorrow!

By - Dec 7, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to b-school using the Consortium’s application has many benefits, including convenience and member perks. But with all of your focus on a single application, you're going to have to make sure that you get it exactly right. Learn how to create an effective Consortium...

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Learning About London Business School Q&A this Week!

By - Dec 6, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

Are you interested in deepening your business knowledge by attending a leading international business school? Not sure whether you should pursue an MBA or Masters in Finance (MiF)? Want to hear more about the difference between the two programs? Now is your chance to learn more...

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CMU Tepper Admissions Director Interview Posted Online

By - Dec 6, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

Our CMU Tepper Q&A proved to be yet another admissions interview success. If you made it to the event we hope you enjoyed it. If you were unable to attend the live webinar, you can review the Q&A transcript or listen to the audio on...

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2011 Kellogg Executive MBA Admissions Tips

By - Dec 6, 09:31 AM   Comments [0]

The Kellogg Executive MBA questions are among the most comprehensive, thorough, and numerous of any EMBA application.  It takes significant effort to put together a strong set of Kellogg EMBA essays, and that fact may weed out people who are not seriously interested in this...

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