7 Ways to Distinguish Between Similar MBA Programs

By - Mar 3, 13:55 PM   Comments [0]

School marketing materials/presentations/websites frequently sound very much the same. So how can applicants wisely research their options and discern the points of difference? When doing school research, pay special attention to the following differentiating features: 1. The Employment Profile. See where graduates find jobs. Which schools send...

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Best Practices for Financing Your MBA

By - Mar 3, 13:19 PM   Comments [0]

We want you to have the smoothest possible MBA financial journey – before, during, and after your studies. Check out a recording of our recent webinar, presented by Prodigy Finance's student finance guru, Zack Hirschfeld, for expert tips on how to budget during your MBA,...

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Cornell Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Mar 2, 01:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions and one optional question in its application. One of the most important things to keep in mind is brevity. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the short word count guideline is a...

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5 Tips to Assess Your MBA Profile

By - Mar 1, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

An MBA application is like a mosaic. Each element contributes to create a full picture of who you are. Some pieces will be brighter or more colorful than others. For those less sparkly components (aka your weaknesses), you can either polish them to hide their...

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Top 6 Tips for Visiting Business Schools

By - Mar 1, 02:40 AM   Comments [0]

Now is a great time for business school applicants to visit their top choice programs – classes are in session, students and professors aren't yet stressed by exams, recruiting may be in action, and the weather is warming up (well, in some places). Rule for...

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Important MBA 2017 Webinar on Wednesday!

By - Feb 29, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to remind you about Wednesday’s webinar, Get Accepted in 2017: 7 Steps to a Strong MBA Application, which will take place at 10am PT/1pm ET (that’s March 2nd). It is essential that you attend if you are planning on applying to a competitive...

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Grad School Admissions: When Should You Apply?

By - Feb 29, 02:03 AM   Comments [0]

When is the best time to apply to graduate school? Now: Here's Why… Here are a few factors that indicate that NOW is the time for you to apply. 1. You have a specific goal that requires a graduate degree, be it an MBA, MD, JD, or any...

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Increase in On-Campus Recruiting for B-Schools

By - Feb 29, 01:48 AM   Comments [0]

Good news for MBA students and applicants – the MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance (a global association of business school career management offices and companies who hire MBA and Masters in Business students) reported last week an increase in on-campus recruiting for full-time positions....

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Tips for Executive MBA Reapplicants

By - Feb 28, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

If you have been rejected from an Executive MBA program, it often comes down to one of three reasons (or combination thereof): 1. Your academic record was not strong enough to convince the admissions committee you could handle the rigor of an EMBA program, 2. Your work...

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4 Qualities Top MBA Programs Seek

By - Feb 28, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

There are four main qualities that top b-schools look for when reviewing MBA applications. If you’re aiming for the top 10, then you’ll want to make sure not only that you possess these qualities, but that you’ve highlighted them in your application. 1. Problem Solving Skills. This is probably...

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