Applications

Choosing Topics For The B-School Essay

By - Jun 1, 14:30 PM   Comments [0]

Choosing Topics For The B-School Essay” is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. In your applications, the schools are attempting to get to know you through your essays. So what should you write about? Write about what is most important to you and...

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Recommenders And Recommendations

By - May 31, 13:33 PM   Comments [0]

Some applicants have this idea that if they can just get their company CEO, whom they have never met, to write their business school recommendation, then the admissions committee will cower in awe and immediately accept them.  It’s not a new idea; applicants have asked...

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Are MBA Rankings REALLY Important?

By - May 28, 00:58 AM   Comments [0]

What do the MBA rankings mean to you? What will they teach you? Should you trust them? Are MBA rankings REALLY important? In our guide, MBA Rankings: What You Need to Know, newly updated and expanded for 2015, Linda Abraham will walk you through the process...

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The Dangers Of High Scores And MBA Application Strategy

By - May 28, 00:50 AM   Comments [0]

MBA application season has begun! Get the ball rolling with Linda Abraham’s kickoff episode with invaluable advice for 2016 applicants. Have high stats? Linda has a warning for you. Think you can fill out the boxes on your app on the day you submit? Think again. If...

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Choosing And Visiting Business Schools

By - May 27, 04:06 AM   Comments [0]

“Choosing and Visiting Business Schools” is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. In deciding whether to apply to specific MBA programs, you need to understand how the schools differ. What are their relative strengths and weaknesses? And it isn’t easy to get...

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Harvard Business School 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 27, 03:57 AM   Comments [0]

Change has once again come to the Harvard Business School MBA application. For the upcoming 2015-26 application cycle, there is now one required essay.  For the last two years, it has been optional. Also the prompt has changed. As it did last year, Harvard does not...

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Getting Ready for Round 1

By - May 26, 16:37 PM   Comments [0]

Well, it’s that time of the year when MBA applicants are gearing themselves for Round 1 applications. Some of them have already aced the GMAT and are busy with school selection process, some are prepping themselves to retake GMAT to improve your score, while a...

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Download Our Columbia Business School Application Guide (Updated for 2015/2016 Application Cycle)

By - May 25, 23:19 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff and Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group Our updated 2015/2016 “How to Apply to Columbia” guide is now available for immediate download. This 12-page PDF is the starting point for prospective MBA applicants to CBS and is provided to at no cost.  Download the Columbia Business...

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Top MBA Programs in Technology – Business School Rankings (Updated 2015)

By - May 25, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group OUR RANKING OF BUSINESS SCHOOL PROGRAMS BY PERCENTAGE OF GRADUATES ENTERING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN 2014. Today's blog post is a follow up to our Top MBA Programs in Finance ranking. It's also our continued attempt at ranking top MBA programs by industry...

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You Really Should Watch This Harvard Business School Video from 2007

By - May 22, 00:53 AM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti Amerasia Consulting Group   If you're applying to HBS this fall (2015), you really should watch the video that Deep Leopold and friends reference in their essay instructions. Per Dee's instructions on the "Direct from the Director" admissions blog:   There is one essay question for the Class of 2018: It's...

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