Applications

Will the Final 4 be Your Top Choice Schools?

By - Mar 31, 23:37 PM   Comments [0]

One story-line that pops up frequently this time of year is the idea that a school that does well in the NCAA tournament will see an increase in application numbers, or in the number of students enrolling. This is popularly known as the Flutie Effect,...

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Columbia Jterm App to be Released Early

By - Mar 30, 11:42 AM   Comments [0]

For those of you who can’t wait to move forward with your 2016 MBA applications — especially those of you interested in Columbia Business School‘s January entry option (AKA Jterm)–I’ve got good news: The Columbia Jterm application for the 2015-16 application cycle will be available on April...

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MBA School Visits: Start Off Right

By - Mar 30, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

Last season I was often asked, “How should I act during my MBA visits?”  It’s wise to consider, because adcom members start to assess your social intelligence even at this early stage. Having an effective “elevator pitch” will enable you to attend such visits without anxiety, show...

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March Madness and Story Time

By - Mar 25, 12:54 PM   Comments [0]

Is your bracket busted yet? (Probably.) One of the things that draws even casual sports fans to March Madness is the storylines—the last-minute excitement, the players’ personal stories, the upsets, the Cinderella runs deep into the tournament. And during the tournament, absolutely everything becomes a story. As...

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Exploring the Part-Time MBA Options at NYU Stern

By - Mar 25, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Not all b-school students are career changers. Not all seeking an MBA want a full-time program that requires them to leave the work force. Enter the part-time MBA, specifically the part-time MBA program at NYU Stern Langone, the option for students who want to keep their...

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Re-Applying: First Step – Ding Analysis

By - Mar 23, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

Re-Applying: First Step – Ding Analysis From Dr. Shel (Shelly Watts) of MBA Admit.com, www.mbaadmit.com MBA Admit.com: Proudly, one of the most affordable top-quality MBA admissions consulting companies, with prices nearly 50% lower than our direct competitor If you have received a rejection letter from one...

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Rejected: Now What? 4 Top Options…

By - Mar 23, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

Rejected: Now What? 4 Top Options… From Dr. Shel (Shelly Watts) of MBA Admit.com, www.mbaadmit.com MBA Admit.com: Proudly, one of the most affordable top-quality MBA admissions consulting companies, with prices nearly 50% lower than our direct competitor It’s the time of the year when candidates receive...

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Which Viable Round 3 Deadlines Haven’t Yet Passed

By - Mar 23, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

Which Viable Round 3 Deadlines Haven't Yet Passed? From Dr. Shel (Shelly Watts) of MBA Admit.com, www.mbaadmit.com MBA Admit.com: Proudly, one of the most affordable top-quality MBA admissions consulting companies, with prices nearly 50% lower than our direct competitor It’s mid-March. At this time of the...

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Self-Reflection For Better MBA Applications

By - Mar 17, 04:30 AM   Comments [0]

Some of you know that I've been an MBA admissions consultant and career coach. What I've learned from those experiences has contributed to my startup, Disqovery; now it's time for Disqovery to give back. To that end this blog post is also being shared with...

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Tips for Applying to European B-Schools

By - Mar 16, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

Applying to a European MBA program isn’t quite the same as applying to an American program. The programs themselves often have a different focus than U.S. schools, and adcoms therefore look out for different skills and qualifications. I’d like to direct you to the following...

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