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4 Goals of an MBA Application

By - Oct 28, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Do you want to get into a top MBA program? (Silly question: Of course you do. You wouldn’t be reading this post if you didn’t.) Make sure your application fulfills each of these goals, and you’ll be much better positioned to gain the acceptance you deserve. In...

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Seats Running Out for Our Wharton Webinar…

By - Oct 27, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re at ANY stage of the Wharton application process – just starting to think about or already prepping for an interview – then you’ll want to tune in on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST/5:00 PM GMT for our webinar,...

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INSEAD 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 27, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

Bucking the trends of fewer essays and micro essays, INSEAD requires applicants to express themselves competently in writing on multiple topics, professional and personal, and at some length in one essay (these days, 600 words is long). A key theme running through these questions is...

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Interview with Nonprofit, Older B-School Applicant “MBA My Way”

By - Oct 27, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to our next blogger, MBA My Way, an anonymous non-traditional MBA applicant who has been working in the non-profit world for the last eight years. Thank you MBA My Way for sharing your story with us – we wish you...

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Verbal Live Prep 3.0

By - Oct 25, 12:10 PM   Comments [0]

Announcing Verbal Live Prep 3.0 e-GMAT announces Verbal Live Prep 3.0, the world’s only course that teaches core skills and now includes workshops. Read below for more details:     Verbal Live Prep has been the world’s top rated verbal course for non-natives since the last three years. It...

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Emory Goizueta 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 24, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

To ace your Goizueta essays, you’ll need to show—not just tell—that you have the skills, passion, and motivation to excel in a rigorous academic environment, and then in the business world at large. Illustrate who you are, what you want, and where you are going....

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Global Business Leadership at Wharton’s Lauder Institute

By - Oct 24, 13:38 PM   Comments [0]

International business is booming, and there is no better place to prepare for a future in global business leadership than at the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview for answers and insights into the Lauder Institute. 00:01:20...

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Stanford MBA Class of 2015 Largest Ever

By - Oct 24, 05:36 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford Graduate School of Business recently posted details of the MBA Class of 2015 profile, noting that at 406 students, this is the largest class in the history of the GSB. While quick to point out that Stanford's relatively small class size naturally includes percentage shifts...

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Recommenders and Recommendations

By - Oct 23, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

Some applicants have this idea that if they can just get their company CEO, whom they have never met, to write their business school recommendation, then the admissions committee will cower in awe and immediately accept them. It’s not a new idea; applicants have asked...

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Kellogg Applicants Encounter Video Technology Snags

By - Oct 23, 05:36 AM   Comments [0]

The video essay, which Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management introduced as a mandatory component of the 2013-2014 MBA application, has hit a few technical snags for some candidates this season. For the video essay, applicants use a Skype-like platform where they are asked a short personal...

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