Posts Tagged ‘Admissions Consulting’

5 Tips for Negotiating Your MBA Admissions Offer

By - Nov 24, 17:14 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post is about negotiating your offer of admission ... except that it's not.  Because "negotiation" is not what you do when it comes to securing more financial aid from a business school.  The term of art for what...

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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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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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One Easy Way to Personalize your MBA Essay Content

By - Nov 18, 22:36 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group This is a post I write basically every year because it comes from what I'm seeing each round, every day, on basically every application.  That drum beat is really rigid, hard-to-read Why School X sections on essays.  I give the...

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Linking Your Chicago Booth Presentation Essay to the School’s Introduction Content

By - Nov 16, 00:03 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group I have received the following question a lot lately: "Should my presentation reflect the ideas that Booth espouses when introducing the presentation question?"  The short answer is "yes," but the long answer is more complicated than that and is worthy...

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UCLA Anderson 2016 Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 15, 02:45 AM   Comments [0]

The advice that UCLA Anderson provides below is excellent, not just for Anderson’s essays, but for most MBA essays. Read it carefully.  My tips are in blue below. Your essays are the primary way for you to share your perspectives and plans with the admissions committee. The...

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What an Aspiring MBA Can Learn from Daily Fantasy Sports

By - Nov 13, 23:50 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group If you are alive and still use a television to consume your shows, you have surely seen the ad blitz from Daily Fantasy Sports (or "DFS") sites like FanDuel and DraftKings.  And if you follow the news, you may have...

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Is a Chicago Booth MBA in your future?

By - Nov 12, 14:27 PM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that question with a resounding “yes,” then join us for Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, a webinar that airs, on Wednesday, November 18th at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Reserve your spot for Get Accepted to Chicago Booth and learn how to...

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Can You Recover from Your Criminal Record?

By - Nov 5, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Your MBA profile is nearly perfect: You've got great stats and an impressive resume. You're friendly, personable, and a fantastic leader. There's just one little glitch: your criminal record. A criminal record does work as a strike against you, but it's not necessarily an insurmountable...

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University of Washington Foster School of Business 2016 Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 29, 04:08 AM   Comments [0]

Are you seeking an MBA program with a strong record of job placement in the technology industry, consulting, or consumer products? Then the University of Washington Foster School of Business may make an excellent choice for you. One of the rare programs with 4 application...

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