MBA

MBA Admissions Bootcamp: Meet Your Drill Sergeant

By - Feb 6, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

Basic Training Bootcamp is coming to a computer screen near you on February 24th, February 27th, and March 3rd. That’s 3 hardcore days and 5 hardcore hours, in a small class with lots of personal attention, guaranteed to help you rock all aspects of the...

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Round 2 Updates from Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Feb 6, 06:09 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School of Management at Cornell University has some new information for Round 2 candidates, as well as clarifications related to its upcoming third round deadline on February 12th. Christine Sneva in Johnson MBA admissions says that all Round 2 interview invitations have been issued...

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MBA Interview Prep, Advice & Success

By - Feb 6, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s MBA Interview Season! And to help you prepare, we thought we’d tap into our network of successful applicants and see what THEY might have to offer up in the way of advice. And we hit the mother load. Lisa [not her real name, of course] owned...

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Top MBA Programs for Entrepreneurs

By - Feb 5, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

B-schools are always touting their entrepreneurial offerings, programs, and placement, so when we examined the employment reports of U.S. News' top 25 business schools to see which schools send the most graduates into entrepreneurship, we were surprised to find that only thirteen programs provide this...

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Cornell 2014 Executive MBA 2014 Essay Tips

By - Feb 5, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions and one optional question in its application. One of the most important things to keep in mind is brevity. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the guideline of short word count...

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The Specialization Rankings by Financial Times

By - Feb 5, 02:21 AM   Comments [0]

Along with the global MBA rankings, the Financial Times also published specialized rankings of top MBA programs at different categories. Here are the top 5 programs at each category: Top for corporate strategy 1. Harvard Business School 2. Stanford Graduate School of Business 3. University of Michigan: Ross 4. University...

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NYU Stern Executive MBA 2014 Essay Tips

By - Feb 4, 16:04 PM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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3 Steps To Getting Admitted Off the MBA Waitlist

By - Feb 4, 10:44 AM   Comments [1]

After waiting for your business school admissions decisions for months, it may feel like a cruel joke to learn that the big decision is: more waiting.

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Kellogg School Names Best and Worst Super Bowl Ads

By - Feb 4, 06:46 AM   Comments [0]

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has announced the winners of its 10th annual Super Bowl Advertising Review. Microsoft earned top marks for its “Empowering” ad, but other 2014 top-ranked advertisers include Cheerios, Heinz, Volkswagen, Butterfinger and Budweiser. Less successful were CarMax, SUBWAY and Audi,...

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Waitlist Guidelines from Chicago Booth, UCLA Anderson

By - Feb 3, 12:48 PM   Comments [0]

While the waitlist may not seem like the ideal status for your MBA application, the good news is you’re still in the running while the school looks more closely at your application package in the context of the next round of candidates. UCLA Anderson School of...

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