MBA

B -School Application Essays- ‘Less is More ‘

By - Oct 3, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

This article first appeared in the  September issue of Valley India Times .  Since the past couple of years, B- schools have been cutting down on the number of application essays and their word limits every year. To cite an example ,two years back, Ross Business...

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Wharton MBA Class of ’16’s Entrepreneurial Mindset

By - Oct 3, 05:20 AM   Comments [0]

It seems this year’s incoming MBA students to University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School are an incredibly entrepreneurial-minded bunch, with 5% coming in with prior entrepreneurship experience, and 23% who say they plan to start their own company after graduation. “In addition, 82 students in the Class...

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At the Nexus of Business & Law: Penn/Wharton’s JD/MBA

By - Oct 2, 16:01 PM   Comments [0]

Is your future in the place where law and business collide? Meet the woman who juggles the two worlds of law and business school (and she has two offices to show for it!). Listen to the recording of our conversation with Colleen France, Associate Director of...

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Harvard Kennedy School 2015 Application Essay Tips

By - Oct 2, 15:56 PM   Comments [0]

The HKS application serves applicants to the MPP and the various MPA programs (PhD applicants use the Harvard GSAS application). The essays discussed below are for the MPP and the two-year MPA applications (essay questions are different for the MPA/ID and mid-career MPA applications). HKS seeks...

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MBA Interview Tips – Answers to FAQs

By - Oct 1, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

MBA applications are cutting down on essay prompts and word counts, which means the MBA Interview is more important than ever. Adcoms want to get to know who you are as a person, how you think, and how you respond under pressure. It’s a tricky...

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Tuesday Tips: Cornell MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 30, 17:33 PM   Comments [0]

Over the past several years Cornell’s Johnson MBA program has revamped everything from the curriculum, to the programs offered by the school to the application process. Candidates can now choose between a traditional two-year full time MBA program and a one-year program designed for focused...

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Applications Rising for Two-Year MBA Programs

By - Sep 30, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

For a third straight year, applications to full-time, two-year MBA programs showed marked growth, according to the 2014 Application Trends Survey, released by the Graduate Management Admission Council. By comparison, the survey reported a flattening or decrease in applications to other graduate management program types. The...

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Beyonce Profiled in New HBS Case Study

By - Sep 30, 05:45 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School will publish a new case study next week examining Beyoncé’s stealth release of her self-titled 2013 “visual album” from a variety of business-related perspectives, the Harvard Gazette reports. To refresh your memory, Beyoncé and her entire management team and corporate partners kept the...

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Tuesday Tips: London Business School MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 30, 04:42 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School is a close-knit program with an international focus, set in one of the most exciting centers of culture in Europe. Among one of the top-ranked programs in the world, LBS is equally valued by recruiters in both the US and Europe. LBS...

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4 Tips for Better B-School Visits

By - Sep 29, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

First, let me begin by saying that if you have the time and money to visit the schools that you’re thinking about applying to, then you absolutely should. And the reason isn’t because of the imaginary “brownie points”; it is because visiting a school will...

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