Posts Tagged ‘MBA application’

Yale SOM Announces 2013-2014 Essay Prompts

By - Jun 23, 05:52 AM   Comments [0]

The Yale School of Management has followed up on its recently announced deadlines by posting in the Yale SOM Community Blog the two essay questions required for the upcoming MBA admissions cycle. Essay 1 What motivates your decision to pursue an MBA?  (300 words maximum) Essay 2 The Yale...

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Harvard Business School MBA Application Essay Tips 2013

By - Jun 21, 21:49 PM   Comments [0]

This year Harvard Business School has streamlined the essay process even further by limiting the usual batch of essays to one question. While one question for HBS makes coming up with topics somewhat easier (in prior years Harvard often asked applicants for three accomplishments) the...

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Winning the MBA Admissions Game the Second Time Around

By - Jun 15, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review, a well-known provider of MBA Admissions Consulting for Top Business Schools. You realize you’re not the first one to be turned down by your dream program. This shouldn’t be the end of the world…or the end of your dream. Rejection...

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Michigan Ross School of Business 2014 Essay Questions

By - May 31, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business has made some changes to its 2013-2014 MBA application essays, which are now available online. This year, the Ross MBA program has broadened the scope of one prompt, eliminated the "passion" question, and reduced the total maximum word...

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Stanford MBA Essay Questions

By - May 30, 05:51 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has posted the essay questions and updated guidelines for letters of recommendation for the 2013-2014 MBA admissions season. The questions remain unchanged from last year's application. Essay 1: What matters most to you, and why? The best examples of Essay 1...

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Notable Essay Mistake to Avoid: Tasks vs. Skills

By - May 29, 16:47 PM   Comments [0]

Notable Essay Mistake to Avoid: Tasks vs. Skills As an MBA applicant, are you aware of the difference between tasks and skills? Equally importantly, do you understand how focusing on skills rather than tasks in your MBA admissions essays can help you present a much more...

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Columbia Business School Posts 2013-2014 MBA Essay Questions

By - May 29, 05:05 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School, which recently released the 2013-2014 application deadlines, has now announced the essay prompts for the upcoming MBA admissions cycle. This year's essay questions are: Short Answer Question What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal? (100 characters maximum) Essay 1 Given your individual background, why are...

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Indian School of Business 2013-2014 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - May 22, 05:41 AM   Comments [0]

The 2013-2014 MBA application to the Indian School of Business (ISB) is now live. Here are the deadlines and essay prompts for the upcoming admissions cycle. Cycle One Deadline: September 15, 2013 Notification: On or before November 15, 2013 Cycle Two Deadline: November 30, 2013 Notification: On or before February 15,...

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Business Schools Look at Applicants’ EQ, Says WSJ

By - May 21, 05:40 AM   Comments [0]

As if worrying about your GMAT scores, essay prompts and letters of recommendation wasn't enough, more and more business schools are incorporating assessments in emotional intelligence quotient, or EQ, for incoming applicants. Emotional intelligence is defined as the ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions, and...

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Ask Yourself 4 Questions Before Applying to B-School

By - May 20, 05:40 AM   Comments [0]

As a prospective MBA, you'll benefit enormously from taking time at the beginning of your application process to contemplate the path you're about to take. This is a great time to ask yourself critical questions, as self-evaluation and reflection are crucial to any MBA application journey....

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