Posts Tagged ‘b-school application’

Hone Your MBA Goals [Video]

By - Mar 4, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

A solid MBA goal should drive many of the decisions surrounding your business school application and education. In this video, Linda Abraham explores the essential components of a compelling MBA goal and shares a few tips on how to develop it. By Linda Abraham, president and founder of and co-author of...

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3 Tips for Parents of Grad School Applicants

By - Mar 1, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

I’ve been working in graduate admissions for almost 20 years so I have witnessed this trend firsthand: Parents are playing a much larger role in the application process these days than they used to. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing – parents can provide a lot...

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Admissions Tip: BE YOURSELF!

By - Jan 19, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

Admissions committee members across the board (college, grad school, med school, b-school and law school) want you to do ONE thing in your applications, and one thing only: Introduce yourself. This does NOT include: • Talking about who you WISH you were. • Exaggerating your volunteer achievements. •...

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Oh No! A Typo!!

By - Jan 11, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

Will it doom your otherwise perfect application to the great round file in cyberspace, putting the kabosh on years of effort and nixing your attempt to walk through the hallowed halls of your favored institution? No. A single, minor typo will do absolutely nothing. So don't sweat...

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How current students are better positioned to help prospective students than admission consultants

By - Dec 14, 21:39 PM   Comments [0]

By Justin McShane The author is a Second-year MBA Candidate at The Wharton School (Class of 2015).  Prior to his MBA, he served for seven years as a Surface Warfare Officer in the U.S. Navy. He has helped several Wharton applicants through MentMo. Most applicants to top...

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5 reasons a student mentor is valuable to an MBA applicant

By - Dec 12, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

The process of MBA application can be long, hard, and daunting. But it does not need to be that way. Having someone to help and guide you through the whole preparation can make the B-school journey smoother and can also improve your chances of getting...

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A New (and Awesome) MBA Applicant Guide from our friends at UNC Kenan-Flagler

By - Oct 20, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

The amazing team at MBA@UNC, the online MBA program at the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School, has just released a new MBA applicant guide through a series of online articles to help prospective students in the MBA admissions process. Whether you are just starting...

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The Inside Scoop on HBS R1 Interview Invites

By - Oct 7, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

  Harvard Business School Round 1 interview invites are around the corner! The school announced today the next steps in the application process for round 1 applicants.  To all of you who applied to Harvard Business School in round 1, your wait is almost over! We know the waiting...

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3 Ways to Brag the Right Way – How to Properly Sell Yourself on Your MBA Application

By - Sep 8, 15:55 PM   Comments [0]

Knowing how to sell yourself on your MBA application is crucial to getting noticed and remembered in a sea of applicants. Personal branding is key! However, it can be difficult for some applicants to properly portray themselves in the best possible light in an essay...

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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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