Why you should attend The Economist’s Which MBA? Online Fair on November 14-15

By - Oct 18, 14:59 PM   Comments [0]

Take the next step in your MBA journey by connecting with dozens of business schools around the world. Here are the top 4 reasons you should attend the Which MBA? Online Fair: 1.     Talk to admissions officers and get immediate answers. When you enter a group chat...

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2013 Consortium MBA Q&A

By - Oct 18, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Guest: Rebecca Dockery, Recruiting Manager, and Consortium School Adcom Members Date: Thurs., Oct. 18, 2012 Time: 5:00 PM PT/8:00 PM ET/12:00 AM GMT (the next day) Register Now! 2013 Consortium MBA Q&A Considering applying to business school through the Consortium? Join us for an interactive admissions Q&A on Thursday, October...

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3.3K FB Giveaway – We’re Reaching for the Stars…

By - Oct 18, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

…3,300 of them to be exact! We just blew past the 3K “Likes” mark on our Facebook page, and we’re aiming to push that to 3.3K as quickly as possible. Can you help us? If you haven’t already done so, “Like” on Facebook. If...

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How to Juggle Work and School

By - Oct 18, 13:54 PM   Comments [0]

The Classy Career Girl, Anna Runyan, provides us with a guest post based on her experience as a part-time MBA student. Hint: Tons of great time management tips here too. Two years ago, I made the decision to get my MBA while continuing to work a...

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ISB Essay Questions Analysis 2012-2013

By - Oct 16, 20:54 PM   Comments [1]

Like last year, the ISB PGP application essays package includes two standard essays on accomplishments and career goals and a third that offers you an opportunity to provide additional information that would serve to strengthen your candidacy. These three essays offer ample scope for presenting...

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5 Last-Minute Tips for Round 1 MBA Applicants

By - Oct 15, 13:17 PM   Comments [0]

Round one deadlines are coming up at several MBA programs this week: UV Darden School of Business, Georgetown McDonough School of Business, and Spain's IESE Business School today (10/15); UT Austin McCombs School of Business and Northwestern Kellogg School of Management tomorrow; Cornell's Johnson School...

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Think of Your Resume Like a Movie Trailer, Advises UM Ross Admissions Director

By - Oct 15, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

"For me, the resume is just as important as your essays," Soojin Kwon, admissions director at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, recently wrote on her blog. Wednesday, October 10th is the round one deadline, so there's no time like the present to...

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Goals/’Why MBA’ Essay

By - Oct 10, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Almost all top business schools require applicants to write a Personal statement or a 'Goals' essay to discuss their goals and ambitions as they pertain to the MBA degree and often to the target school’s particular program. What should I write in  a  'Goals' essay? A statement...

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Convince MBA Admissions Officials You’ve Done Your Research

By - Oct 8, 20:07 PM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on Almost every business school poses the question to applicants: "Why an MBA, and why this program?" Some do so explicitly on the application, while others pose the question during the interview stage. Either way,...

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Chicago Booth Nabs Top Spot in Latest Economist Rankings

By - Oct 8, 20:05 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist recently announced its 2012 full-time MBA rankings, and the Chicago Booth School of Business came out way ahead in one area the MBA students polled believe is most important:  Booth is a program that opens an array of new career opportunities. Despite Booth's reputation...

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