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On-Demand Webinar for Wharton Applicants Available

By - Nov 13, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, What’s Right with Wharton (and How to Get In), is now available on our website for instant downloading or on-demand viewing. Who is this webinar for? This webinar is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S. applicants,...

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Indiana Kelley 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 12, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

These questions are a mix of straightforward (the goals essay) and imaginative (the personal or open-topic essays). The adcom wants assurance that you have a clear professional focus and a solid plan for using the Kelley MBA resources. Beyond that, they’re looking for engaging applicants...

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5 Keys to Concreteness

By - Nov 11, 15:37 PM   Comments [0]

I like to apply the principles established in Chip Heath and Dan Heath’s Made to Stick to personal statements and application essays. In this post I focus on concreteness. The third of Made to Stick's six key principles, concreteness, doesn’t seem to apply to intangibles like...

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Two Steps To Clarifying Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 17:28 PM   Comments [0]

The biggest question to ask yourself before embarking on GMAT prep and the business school application process is, “What are my career goals?” Once you know your career goals, you can then determine whether you need an MBA to reach them. Business schools care about knowing...

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The Power in Knowing Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

There is tremendous power in knowing what you really want to accomplish in life. The minute you become clear about what your career goal is, you can make it happen. I had the honor of taking Peter Drucker’s management course years ago and remember...

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Exploring European Business Schools: A Virtual Panel

By - Nov 5, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

Are you thinking about applying to a top European business school? Are you interested in discovering some of the benefits of attending an international b-school? Please join us tomorrow, Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 9:00 AM PST / 12:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM GMT / 6:00...

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The B-School Profile Drill Down: New Blog Series!

By - Nov 5, 13:26 PM   Comments [1]

We’re launching a new blog post series called “Profile Drill Down.” It'll give you a glimpse at how we might advise an MBA prospect to start strategizing his or her application. To start, we’ve put together some fictional, composite profiles based on the profiles of applicants...

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4 Do’s and Don’ts for Presenting Yourself in Your MBA Essays

By - Nov 4, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

Here are some helpful DO’s and DON’Ts that will help you create a distinctive MBA application essay: DON’T write an essay that simply discusses what you think the adcom wants to hear. INSTEAD… DO write about a topic that truly interests you, something that you’d genuinely like to...

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FT Ranks 2013 EMBA Programs

By - Nov 3, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

FT Top 15 2013 Global EMBA Programs (last year’s rank in parentheses) 1. Kellogg/Hong Kong UST Business School (1) 2. Tsinghua University/INSEAD (4) 3. Columbia/London Business School (2) 4. Trium HEC Paris/LSE/NYU Stern (3) 5. UCLA Anderson/National University of Singapore (5) 6. Washington University Olin (9) 7. Wharton (8) 8. Duke Fuqua (16) 9....

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Future Whartonites…Tune In Today!

By - Oct 30, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

The webinar you’ve all been waiting for, What's Right with Wharton (and How to Get In), will take place TODAY (Wednesday, October 30th), at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST/5:00 PM GMT. Reserve your spot now and tune in in a few hours to hear important Wharton...

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