MBA Round 3: Should I Apply Now or Wait for Next Year?

By - Jan 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

MBA round 3: Should I give it a shot, or wait for next year? The answer, as is often the case in MBA admissions, is…it depends. You didn’t think we’d give you a clear cut yes or no answer, did you? FACT: The chances of gaining acceptance decrease as...

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MBA Application Timeline: How to Get Accepted in 2020

By - Jan 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s time for my annual harangue/plea/rant. If you are planning to apply Round 1 in the fall, but have not yet thought about why you want an MBA, taken the GMAT/GRE, researched schools, or evaluated your qualifications, please please please keep reading. And then get started! I would...

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Can You Get Accepted to B-School in Round 3?

By - Jan 2, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Maybe you applied to business school in Round 1 and didn’t get accepted, and now you’re thinking about targeting some schools where your stats are more competitive in Round 3. Maybe you were overwhelmed at work and your plan to submit your application during Round...

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Yale School of Management EMBA Class of 2021 Profile

By - Jan 2, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a look at Yale School of Management’s MBA for Executives Class of 2021, taken from the Yale School of Management website. Students enrolled: 74Average age: 37Average years of experience: 13Women: 36%Born outside the US: 22%With advanced degree: 41%Countries represented by citizenship: 11Non-US citizenship: 3% Applying to EMBA programs?Schedule a free discovery call to find...

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London Business School Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Dec 30, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

The LBS EMBA program goes beyond delivering necessary skills for senior managers; it is for managers who have a dynamic sense of their future and a willingness to change and grow; people who are open to being inspired. At the same time, the program reflects, and the adcom...

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Encore: Toronto Rotman MBA: The Spike Factor [Episode 344]

By - Dec 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In honor of the busy holiday and admissions season, we are presenting an encore of the most popular MBA interview of 2019, my interview with Toronto Rotman’s Director of Admissions and Recruitment, Imran Kanga. Obviously if you are interested in earning your MBA at Toronto Rotman,...

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What Executive Assessment (EA) Score is Good?

By - Dec 28, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

Many candidates are nervous about their Executive Assessment (EA) scores because the exam is new and information about the ideal score remains limited. How high is good enough to be competitive at top EMBA programs like Columbia, Booth, and Wharton? Is 152 good enough? 155?...

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Is MIT the Hardest U.S. EMBA Program To Access?

By - Dec 28, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

Is MIT the hardest U.S. EMBA program to access? Many observers would say yes, for multiple reasons. • No standardized test – broader pool. MIT's EMBA program does not require any standardized test for admission, therefore it attracts a broader range of applicants than...

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Columbia EMBA NY-Saturdays Deadline 5 Weeks Away: How to Prepare

By - Dec 28, 12:21 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School’s NY-Saturdays EMBA program has its final submission deadline for the 2019-2020 admissions cycle on February 8, 2020 – approximately five weeks away. Columbia operates with rolling admission, which means that it reviews applications as they are submitted. So, you should try to...

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Success Possible at Wharton, Columbia after HBS Rejection?

By - Dec 28, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

One question I receive from candidates frequently at this time of year, after HBS releases its Round 1 admissions decisions, is whether it is possible for a good candidate to achieve admissions success at top schools like Wharton, Columbia, Booth, Kellogg, Berkeley, or Tuck in...

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