Posts Tagged ‘b-school application’

Toronto Rotman 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Dec 2, 14:21 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Toronto's Rotman School of Business is one of the leading business schools in Canada. Known for its design approach to MBA education and strong emphasis on problem solving, Rotman's program is growing in size and renown. Essays Questions: 1. What is your post-MBA career...

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Business School Application Advice From an MBA

By - Nov 1, 14:52 PM   Comments [0]

  A guest post from the Classy Career Girl, Anna Runyan, who earned her MBA from the Rady School of Management. The business school application can be a stressful process and one that often leaves applicants disappointed and frustrated. Hopefully these tips will make your application process...

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CMU Tepper 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 22, 06:54 AM   Comments [0]

The key to admissions success here is to exhibit your keen analytical capabilities through your essays—that and your strong passion for learning and your desire to expand your role as an innovative leader. Get those points across to the adcom members and you could be...

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5 Ways to Make B-Schools Love You

By - Aug 16, 13:52 PM   Comments [2]

Together with the GMAT Club, we will be hosting an MBA webinar called 5 Ways to Make B-Schools Love You on Tuesday, August 21st at 6:00 PM PT / 9:00 PM ET. If you want to create a b-school application that will make the adcom swoon,...

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MBA Admissions: 3 Reasons It’s a Good Time to Apply

By - Aug 10, 03:16 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Businessweek article, "As Applications Flag, U.S. B-Schools Hit the Road," discusses the implications of the new five-year GMAT test taking low (8% fewer tests taken in 2011 than in 2010). Not surprisingly, the number of U.S. applicants applying to U.S. b-schools is also...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2013 MBA Application Questions, Tips, & Deadlines

By - Jul 12, 14:23 PM   Comments [0]

UC Berkeley Haas has released its 2012 application essays. It reduced the number of required essays by one and shorted it's longest essay by 250 words, reducing the maximum for its goals essay from 1000 words to 750 words. Supplemental Information: 1. If you have not provided...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: X is for XXX – Keeping it Clean

By - Jul 4, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

Top 6 Ways to Clean Up Your Social Media Accounts Back in the olden days (like 15+ years ago), the adcom saw your MBA application...and that was it. Now, with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and the popularity of blogging (especially among MBA applicants), the adcom have access...

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MIT Sloan 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 3, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan has released its 2013 application essays. It too has reduced by one the number of required essays and introduced a new question on setbacks. Also new this year is a multi-media option for the Supplemental Information. My tips are in blue below. Cover Letter Please...

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SBC Scoop: Making the Family Business Work For You

By - Jun 25, 15:30 PM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Our client Bill came to us wondering if his atypical background would hurt his chances when applying to MBA programs. He had been working for the...

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Enrich your Application with Photocopies

By - Jun 13, 12:24 PM   Comments [0]

Photocopies are duplicates of materials written about you / to you by a third party. For example: distinction letter, performance evaluation document, news article, magazine interview, thank you letter. While admission committees do not request this, you may translate and/or photocopy 1-3 effective documents and send them...

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