Admission Consultants

From Tuck MBA to Stand-Up Comic and Author

By - Apr 21, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

A funny thing happened on the way to the open mic. Paul Ollinger got a Tuck MBA, had a career in Silicon Valley, grabbed a gig at a little start-up called Facebook, and then wrote a book on MBA admissions. Let’s hear his story. Meet Paul...

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Comparing GMAT Scores: How You Stack Up Against The “Other Guy”

By - Apr 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This question is a classic around these parts. “How important is my GMAT score when applying to MBA programs?” There’s no really “clean” answer, but we like a challenge, so let’s see if we can give you a pretty good idea. Comparing One Applicant To Another When B-schools are...

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Women Entrepreneurs Applying to Business School

By - Apr 21, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions If you’re a female entrepreneur, there has never been a better time for you to both attend business school, and start your own business. Not only are almost a third of all business owners in America women, but the number of women-owned...

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Quick Point: Columbia Dates and Essays are Live! Applying Before the Deadlines to Columbia Can Give You an Advantage!

By - Apr 21, 01:27 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia is one of the only top schools where the timing of when you click "submit" actually can matter. Since Columbia has rolling admissions, it's often to your benefit to submit your application early. So, here are the dates and essay topics, which happen to...

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Confessions of an International Applicant

By - Apr 20, 15:49 PM   Comments [0]

Vantage Point recently had the chance to catch up with Katrin, a recent Columbia Business School grad and busy management consultant based in New York City. We asked her a few questions about her experience applying to business school as an international applicant and all...

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HEC Paris Posts January 2017 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Apr 20, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

HEC Paris has posted the MBA application deadlines for the January 2017 intake. The admissions process at HEC Paris is conducted on a rolling basis throughout the year, and the dates listed below reflect the possibilities for Full-Time and Part-Time applicants. Application Deadline: May 1, 2016 Decision...

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Stanford GSB Announces Fall 2017 MBA Admission Deadlines

By - Apr 20, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has announced the MBA application deadlines for the Fall 2017 admissions season. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 21, 2016 Notification Date: December 2016 Round 2 Application Deadline: January 10, 2017 Notification Date: March 2017 Round 3 Application Deadline: April 5, 2017 Notification Date: May 2017 Candidates should note that all materials must...

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Wharton Business Plan Competition’s “Great 8” Finalists

By - Apr 20, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the “Great Eight” finalists who will compete for over $125,000 in prizes at the Wharton Business Plan Competition Venture Finals coming up on Thursday, April 28, 2016. The Wharton Business Plan Competition “Great Eight” finalists are: Barn Owl Systems...

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Biotech Company Genzyme Donating Archives to HBS

By - Apr 20, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Biotechnology company Genzyme will start donating material from its corporate archives to Harvard Business School‘s Baker Library. The documents will be compiled into a special Genzyme Archive as part of the library’s Historical Collections. Founded in 1981, Genzyme is the largest biotech company...

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MBA Admissions Profile: Where Should Jane Apply?

By - Apr 20, 01:03 AM   Comments [0]

Next up in our MBA Profile Series we’ll introduce you to Jane, examine her profile, and determine the best MBA programs for him to apply to. See the third post in our series here. Who is Jane? Want to get to know Jane? Let's find out what she's all about… 1....

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