Applications

UNC Kenan-Flagler Names New Dean

By - Jan 23, 14:51 PM   Comments [0]

Doug Shackelford was named the new dean of UNC Kenan-Flagler yesterday and will take his post next week on February 1, 2014. Shackelford is currently the Meade H. Willis Distinguished Professor of Taxation and the associate dean of the MBA@UNC online MBA program. Shackelford’s predecessor, James...

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MBA Project Search: Matchmaking for MBAs and Businesses

By - Jan 23, 14:27 PM   Comments [0]

You got into b-school, graduated, and now you’ve got to pay back those loans. Enter Dan Mullaney, a McDonough grad and founder of MBA Project Search. Listen to the full recording of the show to learn about MBA Project Search, its origins, how it functions today,...

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R3 or Next Year: Which is Better for You?

By - Jan 22, 14:49 PM   Comments [0]

Still not sure if you should apply to b-school R3 or next year? We’ll help you make that decision when you tune in to our upcoming webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate. Join us live on Thursday, January 30, 2013 at 10:00...

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6 Time Tips Guaranteed to Improve Your GMAT Score

By - Jan 20, 17:08 PM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review Singapore, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Singapore for Top Business Schools. If you think of the GMAT as a game, you’ll know that the best way to score well at any game is to...

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An IE Grad Reflects on Spain, School, and Career Searching

By - Jan 17, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with IE Business School graduate, Allison Holmes, who has lived, studied, and worked throughout the U.S. and Europe. Read on to learn about Allison’s international b-school journey, as well as her thoughts on living in Spain, attending a one-year program, and finding...

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CommonBond’s Story: A Revolution in Student Loans

By - Jan 16, 15:20 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the glorious world of applications, admissions, and…well, student loans. CommonBond to the rescue! Meet David Klein and Michael Taormina, Wharton grads and co-founders of this very exciting student loan financing startup. Listen to the full recording of the show to learn about CommonBond, student loans...

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The Unexpected Application Tip: Say Less!

By - Jan 15, 14:35 PM   Comments [0]

You’re sitting down at your computer, staring at the blank screen and racking your brains trying to think of some exciting way to start your MBA essay. You think: There is absolutely no way I will be able to fill this page. You get a few...

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4 Tips for Writing about Last Minute Extracurricular Activities

By - Jan 15, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

You want to write about all your fantastic non-school and non-work endeavors so that you really stand out from your competition, but when you start to think about it…you draw a blank. There must be SOMETHING you can show for how you use your free...

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MBA Admissions Decisions: Should You Go Full-Time or Part-Time?

By - Jan 12, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

When I was applying to b-school, I contemplated part-time vs. full-time, and one of my best friends, Colleen, had to make the same decision at the same time. Ultimately, I decided to attend the full-time program at the University of Michigan. Colleen decided to attend a...

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From Music to MBA: IV with a Notre Dame Mendoza Student

By - Jan 12, 14:24 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Notre Dame Mendoza student, Jessica Bonanno, a second-year student with lots of advice to share about life at Mendoza – competitions, courses, and culture. Of particular interest to ND applicants will be Jessica’s application tips and her definition of the ideal...

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