Applications

We Can Help You Pay for B-school!

By - Jun 15, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

While we're not offering to foot the bill for you (sorry!), we are more than happy to share advice on how you can pay for business school abroad. Check out the recording of our recent webinar, How Will You Fund Your MBA Abroad?, during which Prodigy...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 15, 06:31 AM   Comments [0]

The essay advice that UCLA Anderson provides is excellent, not just for Anderson’s essays, but for most MBA essays. We've provided it here. Read it carefully. • Your essays are the primary way for you to share your perspectives and plans with the admissions committee. The...

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Cambridge Judge MBA Essay Questions Analysis -2017-18

By - Jun 14, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

   Application Deadlines: Round  1 Application Deadline: September 8, 2017 Round 2 Application Deadline: October 27, 2017 Round 3 Application Deadline: January 5, 2018 Round 4 Application Deadline: March 9, 2018 Round 5 Application Deadline: May 4, 2018 The Cambridge MBA admissions team has yet to post decision dates for...

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Your Past Doesn’t Define You [Episode 209]

By - Jun 14, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s one of those shows where I’m going to be the sole presenter. I actually started preparing this show during the World Series way back in October. Yes, folks, after 108 years of losing, the Chicago Cubs finally won the World Series. At the same time, we...

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Extracurricular Activities in Your MBA Admissions Profile

By - Jun 14, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

While business schools deeply value your academic background, GMAT, and work experience, they also ascribe significant weight to your extracurricular and community service activities. Why? Because they want to see that you are an individual who is not just focused on work, that you have...

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EMBA Interview Tips You Need to Get Accepted

By - Jun 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re like many of my EMBA clients, it’s been quite a while since you’ve interviewed – at least as the interviewee. And if you have recently sat in the hot seat, it’s been for a job interview, not a school interview. Most EMBA applicants...

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Major Changes in NYU Stern MBA Application for 2017-18 Admission Cycle

By - Jun 13, 12:42 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern School of Business has introduced significant changes in the  MBA application for the 2017-18 admissions cycle. Isser Gallogly, the Associate Dean of MBA Admission at the NYU Stern announced yesterday that their new application has the following three changes: Apply to multiple programs in one...

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Stanford MBA Class of 2018 Profile

By - Jun 13, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Who will be receiving their MBA from Stanford in 2018? Here’s a look at this year’s incoming class. • Total Applicants: 8116 • New Students: 417 • Women: 41% • International: 40% • U.S. minorities: 29% • Average GMAT score: 737 • Range of GMAT score:...

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Understanding Stanford GSB’s Interest in Personal Qualities and Contributions

By - Jun 13, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

What are the qualities that Stanford GSB is looking for as they build their class? How do successful applicants stand out from the crowd? At a school as competitive as Stanford, it’s a fact that many smart, accomplished applicants won’t get in—so how can you...

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Work Experience in Your MBA Admissions Profile

By - Jun 13, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The last two articles explored the importance of the academic portion of your MBA application, including your undergraduate performance as well as your GMAT. This article will focus on the other, equally important, side of the coin: your work experience. Although more schools are now open...

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