How to Stand Out in an MBA Group Interview

By - Nov 23, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Have you been invited to a group interview—or hope you will be? Some of the world’s top MBA programs use a team-based interview format, and we won’t be surprised if this trend grows in the future. Business schools want students who will play nice with others,...

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Top Dog Takes MIT Sloan by Storm

By - Nov 22, 02:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Top Dog, a first-year student at MIT Sloan. (We first met Top Dog last summer – you...

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How to Use Good Grammar to Create Essays That Flow

By - Nov 22, 02:15 AM   Comments [0]

From my base in the Middle East, I work with many applicants throughout Asia who have excellent English but use a few phrases in ways that depart from the strictly correct. Here are some tips to help applicants improve their use of two words that...

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We Can Help You Pay for B-school!

By - Nov 22, 01:37 AM   Comments [0]

While we're not offering to foot the bill for you (sorry!), we are more than happy to share advice on how you can pay for business school abroad. Check out a recording of our recent webinar, How to Fund Your MBA Abroad, during which Prodigy...

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Webinar Replay: Getting Accepting into Columbia and Chicago Booth as a Finance Applicant

By - Nov 20, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

Erin Hale and Faisal Khan delivered a fantastic webinar that was full of advice on how to separate yourself from the rest of the finance industry herd. And yes, you are part of the herd! For a limited period of time, receive $500 off a comprehensive...

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Harvard Business School Crowned No. 1 By Poets and Quants

By - Nov 20, 06:23 AM   Comments [0]

  Poets & Quants released its 2015 MBA ranking this week, and Harvard Business School has reclaimed the title of world’s best business school after rebounding from second place last year. HBS has landed the top spot for five of the six years P&Q has published...

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How To Ace The NEW Wharton MBA Team Based Discussion (TBD)

By - Nov 19, 23:30 PM   Comments [0]

Since shaking up the MBA interview process in 2012 with their innovative group discussion, Wharton recently released a new format for their group interview. This year instead of asking more abstract questions, applicants are now put in groups of four to six and asked this question: “Picture...

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Come & Get Your Special Fall 10% Off Treat!

By - Nov 19, 14:30 PM   Comments [0]

Happy Autumn! As a pre-Thanksgiving treat, we'll be running a one-week only discount of 10% off all MBA, grad, and law school non-rush application services. 10% savings can go quite far; in fact, you can save more than $500 on some services! Think of all...

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10 Tips for Your HBS Essay (From HBS Students)

By - Nov 19, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

It’s a busy time of year for business schools everywhere, especially here in Boston! Interviews for Round 1 applicants for Harvard Business School’s Class of 2018 are currently taking place around the globe, and the January 6, 2016 Round 2 application deadline is just around...

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Kraft Foundation Donates $20M to HBS to Commercialize Science Research

By - Nov 19, 10:02 AM   Comments [0]

The Robert and Myra Kraft Family Foundation has pledged $20 million to Harvard Business School to create the Kraft Endowment for Advancing Precision Medicine, the school announced this week. The pledge, which is part of Harvard University’s $6.5 billion capital campaign, was announced at the...

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