Admission Consultants

Yale SOM 2016 MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 22, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% For their 2015-2016 MBA admissions process, Yale School of Management has just one essay question, and it’s a familiar one. In a blog post published in late May 2015, Yale Assistant Dean for Admissions Bruce DelMonico confirmed that the 2015-2016 essay question would...

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The Miraculous 15-Minute ROUGH, ROUGH Draft

By - Sep 21, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Having trouble getting those first few words and sentences of your application essay up on your computer screen? Don’t fret – even the most accomplished novelists or famous journalists have a tough time getting started. Tempted to get up and do something – anything! –...

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4 Things to Know Before Going to Business School

By - Sep 21, 06:42 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Even though many incoming first-year MBA students think they have a pretty good idea of what awaits them, there’s always something about business school that takes them by surprise. Whether you are a member of...

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The Art Of Interviewing—Are You A “Can” Or A “Cannot”?

By - Sep 20, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

“I am doomed…. This is a disaster….I really never expected this… What am I going to do?” This from Daniel, a prospective PH.D student.  I couldn’t imagine what had happened to cause such a negative response, especially as Daniel is a very strong candidate with...

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Linda Abraham’s Admissions Assortment

By - Sep 20, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Admissions season is going strong and the application questions are pouring in. Listen in as Linda Abraham answers some of the most common questions of the season and shares her formula for giving your application the ultimate last check before you hit submit. 1:31 –...

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College Application Planning Tips for High School Juniors

By - Sep 18, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You made it to junior year. Now comes the fun part: making it through junior year. Many students report that the transition between sophomore and junior year is even more difficult than the transition between high school and college. Seriously. But we here at...

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College Application Planning Tips for High School Juniors

By - Sep 18, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You made it to junior year. Now comes the fun part: making it through junior year. Many students report that the transition between sophomore and junior year is even more difficult than the transition between high school and college. Seriously. But we here at...

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Big Donation Further Funds Columbia’s Manhattanville Campus

By - Sep 18, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School announced yesterday that alumnus Henry Kravis has increased his gift to the school to $125 million, up from $100 million, in celebration of  Columbia Business School’s Centennial anniversary. The major donation further funds the new Manhattanville Campus, located between West 125th and West...

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College Application Planning Tips for High School Sophomores

By - Sep 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Proud of your high GPA and solid extracurricular participation, you watch as freshman year fades into your rearview. The freshly paved sophomore freeway lies ahead, and you’re in the driver’s seat now. To be fair, Mom or Dad’s probably riding shotgun, but that’s only in the...

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Always Waive Your Right to View Your MBA Recommendation

By - Sep 17, 19:55 PM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group I tell my clients up front that they have to waive their right, and that it is not really an option to not do so. Not waiving your right could tell the adcom that you don’t trust your recommenders.  It could...

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