Posts Tagged ‘application tips’

3 Tips for Round 2 MBA Application Success

By - Nov 29, 11:44 AM   Comments [0]

Gaining admission into an MBA program isn't getting easier but the team at Critical Square thought we would embrace the holiday spirit and help our readers out by sharing these 3 tips for round 2 MBA application success. With round 2 application deadlines for top MBA...

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Talking about MBA interview prep and tips with our friend, GrantMeAdmission!

By - Oct 21, 07:11 AM   Comments [0]

For this blog post we reached out to our good friend who is going through the MBA journey right now. He blogs about it at @ GrantMeAdmission (creative, no?) so we thought - what's on his mind as round 1 interview start rolling out? What's keeping him...

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What You Should NOT Include in Your MBA Essays

By - Sep 28, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Do this. Write that. Include the other. What TO put in your MBA essays is the topic of many discussions. But what NOT to include is a less talked about conversation. Until now… Check out these three things that you should NEVER include your MBA application...

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Writing About Your Experiences Abroad

By - Sep 23, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve done it – you studied, worked, or volunteered abroad and now you want to include part of this in your personal statement. Maybe you want to show that you’ve experienced a different culture or that you’ve managed to go outside of your comfort zone....

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The GMAT Score Preview and Application Boxes

By - Sep 4, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

MBA applicants, pay heed: two major b-school admissions topics have been on Linda’s mind and in this week’s episode of Admissions Straight Talk, she shares the word. Listen to the full recording of the show for some very important advice about the GMAT score preview and...

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6 Tips for Getting Started on Your Application Essays

By - Aug 10, 13:48 PM   Comments [1]

Sometimes the hardest part of writing a personal statement or application essay for college or grad school is finding the discipline to sit down and focus. Often, once you accomplish that, the ideas begin to form and the words begin to flow. The following 6...

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3 Mistakes Successful MBA Applicants Don’t Make

By - Aug 4, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t make these mistakes when applying to b-school: 1. Applying without a clear idea of what you want to do after you earn the degree. Having clear career goals is a MUST for successful MBA applicants. You may think you can cover up this lack of direction...

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4 Tips for Demonstrating Professional Growth in a Flat Organization

By - Jun 30, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

If you work in a flat organization, how do you demonstrate advancement and growth? After all, your progress will be compared to that of other candidates who have regular promotions with clearly delineated expanded responsibilities. In a flat organization, you may hold the same title...

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Is Ten Days per Business School Application Enough?

By - Jun 16, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

There are a number of steps involved in the MBA application essay writing process: contemplating the questions, choosing the topics, and crafting a collection of short stories that tell a tale and appeal to an admissions committee. Each of these steps takes time. But HOW...

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Ideal Timetable for 2015 MBA Applicants

By - Jun 14, 22:56 PM   Comments [2]

Top MBA programs are starting to publish new essay questions and deadlines for fall 2015 MBA programs, and many applicants are already starting to work on their applications. Here is Aringo suggested timetable for planning the application process:   September-December 2013: Creating the infrastructure - Think about what can...

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