MBA

Does "leadership" really matter to your MBA candidacy?

By - May 19, 09:31 AM   Comments [0]

We're very pleased to share this guest post by Caryn A. Levine. A dual-degree graduate of Kellogg’s MMM Program, Ms. Levine earned both an MBA and an MEM (Masters in Engineering Management) at Northwestern University. She is a Senior Admissions Consultant at The MBA Exchange.   As...

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Tuesday Tips: 2015 Harvard Business School MBA Application Essay Tips

By - May 19, 06:10 AM   Comments [0]

This year Harvard Business School has decided to continue with one open-ended essay. The question has changed slightly and focused emphasis on the case method and your interaction with classmates. The HBS admissions director blog notes that the “optional” element was dropped because:...

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Wharton 2015-2016 MBA Application and Notification Deadlines

By - May 19, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Wharton application deadlines for the 2015-2016 application cycle are out. Here are the facts you need to know: There are three rounds. All application materials have to be submitted online by 5pm EST.  Applicants, particularly internationals, are encouraged to apply in round 1 and...

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Tuesday Q&A: Can getting an MBA help your networking opportunities?

By - May 19, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Question: Can getting an MBA help your networking opportunities? Answer: Yes, of course, this is one of the main keys to going to a great MBA program. Again it is critical to go to a program with smart kids, good networking opportunities, good contacts, etc. Nothing would...

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Yale SOM 2015-2016 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 18, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

While the online application won’t go live until early July, Yale School of Management‘s Director of Admissions Bruce DelMonico has previewed the upcoming application deadlines for the MBA Class of 2018. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 16, 2015 Decision Release: December 7, 2015 Enrollment Deadline: February 12, 2016 Round 2 Application Deadline:...

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Should I Reapply To B-School? And To Which Programs?

By - May 18, 05:35 AM   Comments [0]

This time of year, we gets lots of  reapplication queries. Should I reapply? To which programs should I reapply? Let me give you a few tips on successful MBA reapplication: 1. Coldly and objectively analyze your profile. Do you have competitive qualifications for the schools you applied...

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Harvard MBA Essay Question: Now Required and New

By - May 18, 05:27 AM   Comments [0]

And the Harvard MBA essay question is... It's the first day of class at HBS. You are in Aldrich Hall meeting your "section." This is the group of 90 classmates who will become your close companions in the first-year MBA classroom. Our signature case method participant-based...

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5 Mistakes To Avoid In A Cover Letter

By - May 18, 04:09 AM   Comments [0]

You only have one chance to make a first impression. If the first impression you need to make is through a cover letter to a prospective employer, school admissions office, or internship sponsor, make sure it shines a light on your qualifications and displays your...

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How to Write a Great HBS 2016 Application Essay

By - May 18, 03:20 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Applying to b-school is hard. Even stressful. Why… You are fighting for a handful of spots and your competition is made up of thousands of highly competent candidates. Getting in can be like winning the lottery. For MBA programs like HBS the odds of admission are even...

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How to Get In To the HBS 2+2 Program

By - May 16, 10:18 AM   Comments [0]

An ambitious college freshman asked me how he could get in to the HBS 2+2 program. He wanted advice on what he might do over his few years at university to improve the likelihood he’d be admitted to Harvard Business School’s 2+2 program when he...

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