You can’t avoid it. Every exam prep checklist has it, and every experienced tutor will advise you to do it: STUDY! Yes, we all hate to have to do it, but it really is the key to your success on every exam you’ll have to...
Kellogg’s close-knit community values leadership and teamwork. At the same time, diversity in experience, background and thought is important to the Kellogg admissions committee. Do your research on the programs, activities, clubs, classes and professors at Kellogg as you approach your essays. While you are...
For the September 2015 intake, INSEAD asks applicants to answer the following job description and motivation essays.
Job Description Essays
Briefly summarise your current (or most recent) job, including the nature of work, major responsibilities, and where relevant employees under your supervision, size of budget clients/products...
Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business has posted the following deadlines and essay questions for the upcoming MBA admissions season.
Deadline: October 5, 2014
Decision: December 15, 2014
Deadline: January 4, 2015
Decision: March 25, 2015
Deadline: March 15, 2015
Decision: May 15, 2015
Note to Full-Time Applicants: Following...
Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers share their school selection criteria, reasons for applying, and tips for keep your recommenders on task.
Advice for international...
Researchers from Harvard Business School, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, and HEC Paris have found that developing a daily writing habit of just 15 minutes a day could pay off in spades when it comes to improving job performance and advancing your career.
The study’s authors hypothesized ...
A skyrocketing number of business schools and employers have integrated a video interview platform such as Skype into their screening process, which means applicants need to adapt to make sure they present themselves with the same poise, charisma and class as during a traditional in-person...
Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has posted the MBA essay questions for the upcoming admissions season.
For 2014-2015, the following two essays are required of all applicants:
Resilience. Perseverance. Grit. Call it what you will…. Challenges can build character. Describe a challenging experience you’ve had. How...
Chicago Booth is consistently rated in the top echelon of MBA programs in the United States and is known for a strong intellectual community. This application is designed to evaluate candidates on their ability to handle the Chicago curriculum, contribute to the community, and grow...
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business has announced the deadlines and essay questions for the Fall 2015 application.
Deadline: September 25, 2014
Decision Notification: December 18, 2014
Deadline: January 6, 2015
Decision Notification: March 26, 2015
Deadline: April 7, 2015
Decision Notification: May 21, 2015