Posts Tagged ‘Stanford GSB’

Understanding Stanford GSB’s Core Value of Intellectual Vitality

By - Aug 18, 10:20 AM   Comments [1]

You’re smart. But this isn’t about smart. Most of the people Stanford GSB rejects are smart (often very smart). A person of average IQ may have enormous intellectual vitality, while a person with a stratospheric IQ may have scant intellectual vitality. Pretty much everyone uses...

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Applying to Stanford GSB: A How-To Guide

By - Aug 15, 10:18 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re seeking professional advice on how to gain a competitive edge to top b-schools in general, and Stanford GSB in particular then you’ll want to attend Accepted’s new webinar, Steer Your Way to a Stanford MBA. During the webinar, Accepted’s CEO and founder, Linda...

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Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship

By - Jun 13, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

Indian students considering applying to the Stanford MBA program should check out the Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship. The scholarship covers everything for up to 5 Indian students to attend Stanford GSB, and the top 50 finalists for the Fellowship will even receive a break on applying...

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Stanford GSB Essay Tips

By - May 30, 14:04 PM   Comments [1]

Stanford Graduate School of Business has just published the essay questions without changes for this new application cycle, maintaining the theme of candid self-evaluation and authenticity. The Stanford GSB MBA admissions website provides clear guidance and advice for what to do, and what not to...

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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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Stanford MBA Essay Topics 2013-2014

By - May 26, 01:56 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB published their MBA essay questions for the Class of 2016 (entering fall 2014). The questions haven't changed from last year:   Tell us in your own words who you are. Answer essay questions 1, 2, and one of the three options for essay 3. Essay 1:...

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How to Cope With B-School Rejections

By - May 7, 06:59 AM   Comments [0]

This is the time of year when final business school decisions are being released, and unfortunately there isn't always good news. After pouring your heart and soul into the arduous MBA application process, if your status changes from hoping and waiting to officially denied, it can seem...

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Stanford MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 6, 05:58 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has posted the MBA application deadlines for the 2013-2014 admissions cycle.  This year’s three deadlines are as follows: Round 1 Deadline: October 2, 2013 Notification: December 11, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: January 8, 2014 Notification: March 26, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: April 2, 2014 Notification: May 7, 2014 The...

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Introducing Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program

By - Apr 15, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Last week Stanford Graduate School of Business announced its new Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program. Some details about the program: • The fellowship will award up to eight African students per year with full tuition for the two-year program (approx. $140,000). • Students will be required to work...

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What Matters Most in MBA Admissions?

By - Jan 11, 14:55 PM   Comments [0]

Almost every day, I receive E-mails and phone calls from new clients that go something like this: "I have a 2.9 GPA, 680 GMAT, and four years of work experience in consulting. I've been promoted twice; I have good extracurriculars. What are my chances?" MBA hopefuls...

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