MBA

B-Schools and Big Data

By - May 4, 11:52 AM   Comments [0]

Just what is Big Data? And how is it used to make real business decisions? Anyone interested in the burgeoning field of business analytics should check out this story in the Wall Street Journal on how the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania is expanding...

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Helpful Tips for Reapplicants

By - May 4, 11:47 AM   Comments [0]

Well, you had applied to your target schools last year and your applications were not accepted. We all know that every year it is getting harder to get into top MBA programs; the seats are few and the competition is fierce. Every single season, the...

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30 Tips For MBA Admissions Success – Part 3 of 3

By - May 4, 10:09 AM   Comments [0]

Matt Symonds is a Director of Fortuna Admissions and regular contributor to Forbes. The following is adapted from his original article posted March 31, 2016. The coaches at Fortuna have put together some MBA application advice, based on years of insider experience working in the admissions...

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When Is The Best Time To Apply For Your MBA

By - May 4, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Admissions expert lists 5 questions you need to answer “Yes” to, before applying to business school [This blog was first published on Business Because MBA Application Blog] ©Sakeeb Sabakka The business school application process is intense, and with good reason. Getting an MBA is a...

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It’s May! Top 7 Steps All MBA Applicants Should Be Taking Now

By - May 3, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

By Harold Simansky, Stratus Prep MBA Admissions Consultant & MIT Sloan MBA As May arrives and the weather improves, application deadlines feel about a thousand years away… and here is where the trouble begins. Much as the old adage describes, “complacency breeds mediocrity,” so too...

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3 Reasons for Rejection From a Dream MBA Program

By - May 3, 06:23 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com If you’ve been feeling down since receiving a rejection letter from your dream business school, I want to offer some insight into why it happened, and remind you why you should keep your chin...

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Darden EMBA Students Go to Silicon Valley

By - May 3, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% An advantage of EMBA programs is that they’re designed to mesh with the schedules of busy professionals. Since EMBA programs are more condensed, there’s a stereotype that enrolling in an EMBA program means missing out on some of the opportunities available to...

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Leave Yourself Time in Round 1

By - May 2, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

In high school or college—or maybe even recently on an important project at work—you might have been able to wait until the last minute to do something and still come out looking like a champ. But we can assure you that won’t be the case...

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Tips for Applying to Part-Time MBA Programs

By - May 1, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

The extensive available advice about applying to MBA programs was largely created with applicants to full-time MBA programs in mind. If you are applying to part-time MBA programs, most of this advice will be pertinent for you as well. But there are some nuances to applying to part-time programs that...

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4 More Elements to Telling an Attention-Grabbing Story

By - May 1, 05:46 AM   Comments [0]

In the last post, we illustrated 5 key story elements with these opening application essay line: The moment I found the lump, I suspected my life was about to change – in a big way. It was mid-May 2011. I was a busy consultant in McKinsey’s Chicago...

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