Posts Tagged ‘Admissions Consulting’

Writing Your Human Interest Personal Statement

By - Dec 26, 11:44 AM   Comments [0]

‘Tis the season of giving and sharing, and so I will share an admissions secret with you. Ready? Here goes: Admissions committee members are human beings. They are people, just like you and me. While this may seem obvious to you, I happen to know from reading piles...

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London Business School Q&A: Updated Answers from the Chat

By - Dec 23, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

There were so many excellent questions for the London Business School MBA and MiF admissions directors, Peter Johnson and Karen Benge, and for the three part-time MiF students, that we didn’t have time during the Q&A to get to them all. The representatives were kind enough...

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Consortium Interview: How is it Different from other MBA Interviews?

By - Dec 21, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

As expected, our second Consortium Application Strategies Q&A was just as successful as our first, with lots of good questions and loads of new information offered from the Consortium and from participating schools. Here is an excerpt from the chat on Consortium interviews: Linda Abraham: Juan asks,...

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Connect with on LinkedIn

By - Dec 20, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Want to get in touch with us? There’s always the good ol’ telephone and email, but perhaps you prefer other means. Something more Web 2.0. We provide them. editors and consultants will now answer your admissions and application questions on LinkedIn! Ask us about anything...

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The Ethics of Writing Application Essays

By - Dec 10, 10:53 AM   Comments [0]

Businessweek recently published an exposé on the unethical practices of certain MBA essay writing services. These companies are not—to be clear—the reputable admissions consultancies that help applicants brainstorm and then work with them to edit and polish their essays, but are the companies that admit...

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CMU Tepper Admissions Director Interview Posted Online

By - Dec 6, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

Our CMU Tepper Q&A proved to be yet another admissions interview success. If you made it to the event we hope you enjoyed it. If you were unable to attend the live webinar, you can review the Q&A transcript or listen to the audio on...

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Wharton Interview Questions Leaked

By - Dec 2, 23:22 PM   Comments [0]

A 25-minute slideshow coaching Wharton alum on this year’s new interview questions was leaked. According to John Byrne of Poets & Quants, these slides were also accessed by top admissions consultants whose clients then had an advantage in their interview preparation. According to Byrne, applicants...

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Consortium: Interview with Admissions Directors

By - Nov 18, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

Last week’s Consortium Q&A was a huge success and tons of important issues were addressed by Rebecca Dockery, the Consortium’s Recruiting Director, and a panel of representatives from top MBA programs, including Dartmouth Tuck, Emory Goizueta, Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, Rochester, UCLA, UNC, USC, UT...

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Michigan Ross and Yale SOM Admissions Directors Interviews

By - Nov 16, 11:05 AM   Comments [0]

Over the course of the last few weeks we’ve had the privilege of speaking with admissions directors from Michigan Ross and Yale SOM about admissions policies, student life, job recruiting, and other vital information relating to getting in at these two top business schools. We highly...

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View FREE Gripping MBA Goals Webinar Online!

By - Nov 15, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Having trouble figuring out how you should structure your MBA goals essay? Not even sure what qualifies as a “goal”? In’s free, 45-minute webinar, The Art of a Gripping MBA Goals Essay, you will learn how to create a compelling MBA goals essay that...

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