MBA

Admissions Updates from Michigan Ross

By - Oct 10, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

Yesterday, October 7th, marked the Round 1 deadline at Michigan Ross School of Business, and Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Soojin Kwon posted some information on her blog today that will be helpful for R1 as well as future applicants. Perhaps the biggest news...

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Harvard Business School Round 1 Interview News

By - Oct 9, 11:14 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, Harvard Business School‘s Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Dee Leopold announced that the first wave of interview invites to Round 1 applicants were heading out to roughly 800 lucky inboxes, with another batch of 150 to come on October 15th. On...

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Application Insights from UCLA Anderson

By - Oct 9, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA admissions teams stress that the application process is holistic, meaning they take into account all elements of the candidate’s application and don’t assign overwhelming weight to any one aspect. In a recent update to UCLA Anderson School of Management‘s MBA Insider’s Blog, Associate Director...

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Emory Goizueta 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 7, 14:42 PM   Comments [0]

To ace your Goizueta essays, you’ll need to show—not just tell—that you have the skills, passion, and motivation to excel in a rigorous academic environment, and in the business world at large. Illustrate who you are, what you want, and where you are going. These essays...

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CMU Tepper 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 7, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

The key to admissions success here is to exhibit your keen analytical capabilities through your essays—that and your strong passion for learning and your desire to expand your role as an innovative leader. Get those points across to the adcom members and you could be...

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The Inside Scoop on HBS R1 Interview Invites

By - Oct 7, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

  Harvard Business School Round 1 interview invites are around the corner! The school announced today the next steps in the application process for round 1 applicants.  To all of you who applied to Harvard Business School in round 1, your wait is almost over! We know the waiting...

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Nothing ‘Dirty’ About Professional Networking

By - Oct 6, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

MBA programs place a major emphasis on networking skills with their students and graduates, but a new study written by professors at Harvard Business School, Rotman School of Management, and Kellogg School of Management looks at the sometimes negative psychological impact professional networking can have...

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Toronto Rotman 2015 MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Oct 5, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business is one of the leading business schools in Canada. Known for its design approach to MBA education and strong emphasis on problem solving, Rotman’s program is growing in size and renown. My tips are in blue below. Essay...

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Chicago Booth: A Social Experience Outside of My Comfort Zone

By - Oct 5, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Cheetarah1980, a student at Chicago Booth. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you!...

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Is an MD/MBA Degree Right for You?

By - Oct 3, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, The Atlantic published an in-depth piece exploring the rise of the M.D./MBA degree. It seems there’s been an explosion of joint MD/MBA programs in the United States, growing from six to 65 in 20 years, The Atlantic reports, noting that from 2011 and...

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