MBA

Meet our MBA Consultants: Ben Koren

By - Dec 12, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an MBA...

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5 reasons a student mentor is valuable to an MBA applicant

By - Dec 12, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

The process of MBA application can be long, hard, and daunting. But it does not need to be that way. Having someone to help and guide you through the whole preparation can make the B-school journey smoother and can also improve your chances of getting...

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Application Timing: When Should You Submit?

By - Dec 11, 14:06 PM   Comments [0]

  Timing. Timing. Who’s got the best timing? Applicants frequently stress over when to submit, wondering if when they apply will affect the outcome. They lose sleep with questions like: When is the best time to apply? When do I have the greatest chance of getting...

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NUS MBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Dec 11, 10:46 AM   Comments [0]

National University of Singapore (NUS) hosts approximately 100 students each year in its full-time MBA program – 91% of those students come from outside of Singapore, representing 18 countries. The curriculum concentrates on global business with a focus on Asia in particular, and the program...

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Is a Chicago Booth MBA In Your Future?

By - Dec 11, 10:27 AM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that question with a resounding “yes,” then tune in to Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, a webinar that airs in just a few days, on Wednesday, December 17th at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Reserve your spot for Get Accepted to...

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ESADE MBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Dec 11, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

The ESADE (pronounced eh-SAH-day) MBA program in Barcelona, Spain, is a great option for applicants looking for a program that requires fewer than 2 years out of the job market but also provides an internship and even an international exchange option. ESADE offers a 12-month...

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HBS Students Fight Stereotypes with Food Bank Fundraiser

By - Dec 11, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

The actions of Ben Edelman, the Harvard Business School professor who landed in the national news this week by quarreling with the manager of a Chinese restaurant about a $4 overcharge, have spurred HBS students to publicly denounce his behavior. HBS students often confront the negative...

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‘ Be Creative ‘ in Your Essays

By - Dec 10, 15:20 PM   Comments [0]

With round 2 deadlines approaching fast, the applicants must be  reflecting on their best stories for their essays  to demonstrate  their uniqueness to the Admission Committee  . One of the greatest challenges that stares the applicants in their face is that every year, business schools come...

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Should You Change Your Application Strategy?

By - Dec 10, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

If you applied to MBA programs in Round 1 and are continuing to submit materials to other schools in Round 2, you may be tempted to mix things up for a couple of applications—especially if you’ve already gotten a few dings. But before you position yourself...

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To R3 Or Not to R3, That Is The WSJ Question

By - Dec 10, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

Round 3 applicants used to be viewed as disorganized, but now, according to a recent Wall Street Journal article, they may be viewed as “appealing but unconventional prospects” or as “an offbeat catch” who “liven the mix of an incoming MBA class.” I was quoted in...

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