Michelle: Articulating My Fit

By - Oct 22, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Virtually every school asks the question “Why School X?” I naively thought this would be my easiest essay. Through some tough love from my consultant Mark, I was quickly rid of that notion. I’m learning that this question is a...

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Walter: Lessons Learned from HBS

By - Oct 22, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

I can’t believe I just submitted my HBS re-application! I was so nervous, I went back to my application status page multiple times to see that I actually did. It has been a long journey, but also a great time...

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Axolotl: I Can See The Finish Line!

By - Oct 22, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Last full week before apps come due! I’ve spent a good amount of time constructing detailed outlines and meeting with my recommenders to discuss my story and the perspective I’d like them to portray. A good piece of advice I...

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Tuesday Q&A: All About the MBA Interview

By - Oct 22, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

Okay friends, it’s that time of year when we attack the MBA Interview from all possible sides, guns blazing. You are going to become such an MBA Interview expert by the time we are through, you will be schooling everyone else out there on how...

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Wharton Leadership Program for High School Seniors

By - Oct 21, 12:10 PM   Comments [0]

Do you know about Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World Program for Rising HS Seniors? We urge high school juniors to check out this cool program if they’re interested in business education. Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World (LBW) program is an intensive summer program for...

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MBA Interview Tip 1: In-Person Interview with Adcom Member

By - Oct 21, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

[NOTE: This post is the second in a series; if you are interested in starting with the first post, please see the overview of different MBA interview types.] Some MBA adcoms choose to interview candidates individually, themselves, and do not delegate this task to alumni or...

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Michelle: And So We Wait… And Go Crazy

By - Oct 21, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

When Dee Leopold wrote “we’ll send more [interview invites] on October 16” did she mean that the number of invites HBS sent on the 16th would be greater than the number sent on the 9th? Or, was she using the...

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“The Veteran’s Experience” on November 5th, 2013

By - Oct 20, 15:58 PM   Comments [0]

The Rice University's Veterans In Business Association (VIBA) is pleased to announce "The Veteran's Experience" on November 5th, 2013. Please join us for cocktails, a literary panel, and a book signing with these award-winning literary writers: David Abrams - Author of “Fobbit,” a...

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Round 2 Applicants: Looking for Tips for Specific MBA Application Questions?

By - Oct 20, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

Round 2 (and 3) applicants: Are you looking for advice to help you answer specific essay questions on top MBA applications? Are you looking for a resource that offers up-to-date advice for the questions found on THIS YEAR’S apps? We’d like to introduce you to our...

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Chicago Booth Weekend Part-Time MBA Application Essay Tips for Fall 2014

By - Oct 20, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

NOTE: These questions are for the fall 2014 applications; the questions for the spring 2014 applications are different and were featured in a previous post.) Two questions in this set – questions one and three – address your potential interactions with your classmates and your fit...

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