Author Archive - Admissionado

Haas MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2015 Application

By - Jun 30, 08:36 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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MIT Sloan MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2015 Application

By - Jun 30, 08:21 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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Darden MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2015 Application

By - Jun 30, 07:22 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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Who gets into HBS? 7 Insights from the Admissions Director

By - Jun 27, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this month, Poets & Quants published an article, A Revealing Interview with Harvard Business School’s Dee Leopold, and we couldn’t wait to write about it. Dee Leopold, managing director of MBA admissions and financial aid at HBS and 35-year veteran of admissions, definitely revealed...

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Why MBA? 7 Overlooked Reasons to Get an MBA

By - Jun 26, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Why MBA? Maybe you’re looking to develop some new technical skills that will put you ahead in your career. Or you want to rub elbows with the best and brightest. Or maybe you’re really into eating cheap burritos while pulling all-nighters on case studies. There...

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Applicant Advice: How I Got into a Top Program

By - Jun 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our buddy Frank got accepted into his top choice Financial Engineering programs - UIUC and NYU! Frank learned a lot in his experience applying with his Admissionado consultant Bolong Li, and now he’s got plenty of applicant advice to share. We could tell you...

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MBA Essay Writing Guide, Expert Advice from Rough to Final

By - Jun 10, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Things that are easier than writing an MBA essay: Getting a cavity filled Parallel parking in Times Square Solving this Rubik’s cube Getting into SpaceCamp for grownups Pretty much everything else Writing MBA essays is NOT easy. Trying to lay out your entire career plan in 100 words or less? Might...

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More MBA Applications, More Competition

By - Jun 10, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

HEADS UP - the number of MBA Applications to U.S. programs is on the rise. Some say it has to do with an increase in entrepreneurship; others credit the improving economy. But according to an article in the Wall Street Journal, “… the widespread gain—particularly among...

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Wharton MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2015 Application

By - Jun 5, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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MBA Essay Tips, Plus a FREE BOOK GIVEAWAY

By - Jun 3, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ahhh. The sand. The sun. The inspiration to write killer MBA essays for my 2015 applications…. It’s that time of year already. The beach sand is getting warmer, the ice in your Moscow Mule is starting to melt a little faster…. Before you bliss out for the...

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