Admission Consultants

Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Leadership, teamwork, ethics, and a global approach to business are essential elements of the Duke Fuqua MBA, which is why you’ll need to make sure you express your passion for these ideals in your application essays. Impress the Fuqua adcom by positioning yourself as an...

Tags: , , , , , , . Read More

How I got to Yale School of Management: Part 2

By - Jul 15, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

This is the second part of the interview with Nataliia Shavrina, a Yale SOM successful applicant and MBA Strategy Client. The first part was published earlier this week. MBA Admissions Process The process is basically the same as in other schools: GMAT, essays, and an interview. Regarding...

Read More

The Top 5 Questions You Need to Ask When Considering An MBA

By - Jul 14, 14:58 PM   Comments [0]

The MBA application process is a major life event. Whether it’s a wedding, a baby, job, move or pursuing an advanced degree, life events tend to raise the same handful of questions. These questions have several things in common, including expense, time, opportunity for growth,...

Read More

MIT Sloan: Sitting on Top of the World

By - Jul 14, 09:21 AM   Comments [0]

Five Tips to Help for your MIT Sloan Cover Letter It may just be the glory days of MIT Sloan. By sitting in the middle of the booming Boston economy, centered in the emerging world of biotech, leading a movement in sustainability, and sitting one...

Read More

Why Your MBA Short List Should Include Dream, Target and (Maybe) Safety Schools

By - Jul 14, 08:24 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on One of the most important decisions you’ll make during the MBA application process—big surprise—is which schools you’re going to apply to in the first place. I cannot stress enough how important it is to put significant...

Read More

7-min MBA vlog: Is Age Just a Number?

By - Jul 14, 08:02 AM   Comments [0]

Transcript Judith: I’m Judith Silverman Hodara, a founder and director at Fortuna Admissions, which is a boutique MBA admissions consulting firm. So excited to have with us today Cassandra Pittman. Cassandra has both an MBA at Columbia Business School, has worked as an Assistant Director at...

Read More

MBA Application Taboos: What Matters to the Admissions Committee, and What Doesn’t

By - Jul 14, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions As a business school admissions consultant for more than a decade, and a former member of the admissions committee at Harvard Business School, I get a lot of questions from MBA applicants about whether or not they’ll be able to get into...

Read More

MBA Class of 2020: Your 100-Hour Application Strategy

By - Jul 13, 20:58 PM   Comments [0]

  By Matt Symonds, Director, Fortuna Admissions The world’s top business programs have announced MBA admissions deadlines for the Class of 2020 (and if that isn’t futuristic-sounding…). This year, Stanford led the dance, confirming Sept 19, 2017 to be its Round 1 deadline. Wharton’s is the same...

Read More

UNC Kenan-Flagler Fall 2018 MBA Essays

By - Jul 13, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina has announced the MBA essay questions for the 2017-18 admissions season. Essay One (Required) Please describe your short and long term goals post-MBA. Explain how your professional experience has shaped these goals, why this career option appeals...

Read More

UNC Kenan-Flagler Fall 2018 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Jul 13, 09:09 AM   Comments [0]

UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School has announced the following MBA application deadlines for the 2017-18 admissions season. Round 1 (Early Action) Application due: October 16, 2017 Decision released: December 11, 217 Round 2 Application due: December 4, 2017 Decision released: January 29, 2018 Round 3 Application due: January 15, 2018 Decision released: March 12, 2018 Round 4* Application...

Read More