Posts Tagged ‘MBA Admissions’

Are You Ready to Learn How to Make the Adcom Fall in Love with Your Application?

By - Dec 6, 01:18 AM   Comments [0]

Have you signed up yet? Because you’re running out of time to join our 5 Ways to Make Top B-Schools Love You webinar. This is MUST-KNOW information if you want your MBA application to stay on the top of the pile. See you at 10 AM PT/1...

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With the “Chicago Approach,” Who Gets into Booth?

By - Nov 15, 02:59 AM   Comments [0]

This is part 2 in a series about the "Chicago Approach." If you missed part 1, check it out here. Introducing 4 Chicago Booth Students:  Qi:  A female Chinese investment banker (who is also a fashion blogger). Goals: A leadership role in Chinese PE or VC focusing on consumer...

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HKUST MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Nov 6, 01:03 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants seeking an MBA with high placement rates throughout Asia may find HKUST the perfect fit for their needs. The Financial Times ranks HKUST #14 in the world, and 58% of the class successfully changes functions and/or industries following the program. A full 45% of...

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Booth Applicants: Boost Your Admissions Chances!

By - Nov 3, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re aiming for a Chicago Booth acceptance, then don’t miss Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, our upcoming webinar that will walk you through the steps of a successful Booth application. The webinar is free but you must reserve your spot in advance! Click here to...

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Ten Do’s and Don’ts for Your Application Essay

By - Jul 24, 03:19 AM   Comments [0]

The Application Essay Do's: 1. Unite your essay and give it direction with a theme or thesis. The thesis is the main point you want to communicate. 2. Before you begin writing, choose what you want to discuss and the order in which you want to discuss...

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A 20-Year MBA Admissions Veteran Shares His Insights

By - Jul 20, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

Today we welcome Keith Vaughn, a highly experienced MBA admissions professional. He started as an Associate Director of MBA admissions in 1994 at USC Marshall, moved up to Director in 1997 and to Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions at USC Marshall in 1997. In addition,...

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Can You Get Into B-School with Low Stats?

By - May 15, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

Yes you can! Not everyone who goes to Harvard scores a perfect 800 and has a GPA of 4.0 (in fact, very few actually hit those perfect scores). If your stats are less than ideal, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you need to cross your...

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Indian School of Business 2017 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 15, 11:02 AM   Comments [0]

Indian School of Business continues to thrive and improve the career prospects of its graduates. The class of 2015 received 20+% more job offers this year compared to just 2 years ago, with the largest percentage of the class entering the consulting industry (28%) with...

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4 More Elements to Telling an Attention-Grabbing Story

By - May 1, 05:46 AM   Comments [0]

In the last post, we illustrated 5 key story elements with these opening application essay line: The moment I found the lump, I suspected my life was about to change – in a big way. It was mid-May 2011. I was a busy consultant in McKinsey’s Chicago...

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MBA Admissions Profile: Where Should Joe Apply?

By - Apr 27, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Next up in our MBA Profile Series we’ll introduce you to Joe, examine his profile, and determine the best MBA programs for him to apply to. See the fourth post in our series here. Who is Joe? It's time to learn about Joe… 1. Joe wants to go into strategy...

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