MBA

Take a Deep Breath…

By - Dec 17, 08:46 AM   Comments [0]

If you applied to MBA programs in Round 1, this is a really big week: several schools will be releasing their final decisions, and you’ll know the results of all of your hard work at last. We know “The Dreaded Wait” has been tough! If you...

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MBA News Weekly: 3 Weeks to Go Before Round 2 Deadlines

By - Dec 17, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our weekly roundup of MBA News: Waiting until Round 3 to apply to b-school used to be a long-shot, but not anymore. B-schools are embracing last-minute candidates, according to WSJ, and looking for unconventional of offbeat applicants. The number of veterans taking the GMAT has jumped...

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USC Marshall 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 16, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

On one hand, the new USC Marshall MBA essay question is very focused: goals, why Marshall. There is a little twist, however, which gives the question an intriguing complexity: personal and/or professional goals… What does this twist say about Marshall? That the adcom trusts you...

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Increase Your Chances of a Chicago Acceptance…

By - Dec 16, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

…by attending our Get Accepted to Chicago Booth webinar TOMORROW! There’s no better way to optimize your Chicago Booth application than by gathering as much information and arming yourself with as many expert tips as possible! NOW is your chance to obtain that information and sharpen...

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How to pick between full time, part time, online, and executive MBA programs!

By - Dec 16, 08:02 AM   Comments [0]

For some applicants, the decision is black and white. For others, the grey areas are significant. And others don't really know the difference to begin with. So the great question is, how do you pick between full time, part time, and executive MBA programs? There...

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Interview of a Booth Student

By - Dec 15, 18:35 PM   Comments [0]

Poonam, CEO and founder of myEssayReview, is publishing   interviews of her recent successful students.  This is the second in the series. Here is a chat with Balaji who was accepted into the part time Autumn program of the prestigious Booth in July, 2014. Poonam: Can you...

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Northwestern Kellogg Seeks Impactful Leaders

By - Dec 15, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

Leadership, impact, and interpersonal skills are the latest qualities explored in Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management‘s series of blog posts offering insight into how the MBA admissions committee assesses applicants. Beth Tidmarsh, director of admissions for Kellogg’s full-time MBA programs, notes that, while a candidate...

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MBA Interview Questions: What Questions Do You Have?

By - Dec 15, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: To make sure the candidate has all pertinent information necessary about the school, as well as to confirm that he or she has thoroughly researched the program and consequently has thoughtful questions. How to prepare: This will most likely be your...

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How current students are better positioned to help prospective students than admission consultants

By - Dec 14, 21:39 PM   Comments [0]

By Justin McShane The author is a Second-year MBA Candidate at The Wharton School (Class of 2015).  Prior to his MBA, he served for seven years as a Surface Warfare Officer in the U.S. Navy. He has helped several Wharton applicants through MentMo. Most applicants to top...

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Purdue Krannert 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 14, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

First, the statement of purpose will introduce you to Krannert –it is in essence a classic goals essay. Then you must address an issue clearly of high interest to Krannert in the required essay: integrity. That essay will illuminate not only what you think about...

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