Applications

William G. McGowan Charitable Fund Announces Fellows

By - Sep 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The William G. McGowan Charitable Fund recently announced its eighth class of McGowan Fellows. The Chicago-based family foundation recognizes students from top business schools across the U.S. who are dedicated to societal issues and ethical practices. The McGowan Fellows Program, established in 2010, honors the legacy...

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Wharton Lauder: An MBA/MA that Prepares You for Global Business

By - Sep 24, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s learn about Wharton Lauder, and its joint MA/MBA and MA/JD programs for people who are passionate about international business. Today’s guest is Kara Keenan Sweeney, Director of Admissions Marketing and Communications at the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and Penn Law...

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Cornell Tech Launches Campus on Roosevelt Island

By - Sep 24, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell Tech recently celebrated the official opening of its Roosevelt Island campus with a dedication ceremony attended by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio, former mayor Mike Bloomberg, Cornell University President Martha Pollack, Technion President Peretz Lavie, and Cornell...

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3 Day-Of Tips for Acing Your MBA Interview

By - Sep 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s your job to demonstrate to the adcom that you stand out from the applicant pool and are exactly the person they want in their next MBA class. In this series, you’ll learn how to dig deep to unearth your unique character traits, experiences, skills,...

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Kellogg Dean Announces Resignation

By - Sep 19, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management’s Dean Sally Blount has announced that she will step down at the end of the 2017-2018 academic year. Blount is entering her seventh year as dean. The decision to take a one-year sabbatical to travel, write, and ponder her “final...

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Toronto Rotman MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management is one of the leading business schools in Canada. Known for its design approach to MBA education and strong emphasis on problem solving, Rotman’s program has grown in renown. This year’s essay questions will enable you to show...

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Prepare for Interviews with Positive Imagery

By - Sep 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Imagine yourself standing on a tennis court: Picture yourself tossing the ball into the air and then smashed an ace serve right past your opponent. Then, walk into your interview and nail that too. Why should you think about tennis when you could be spending...

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Why Do I Need a Letter of Recommendation?

By - Sep 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Letters of recommendation (LORs) may seem like one last nagging and even redundant part of your MBA application process. After all, haven’t you already devoted weeks, and possibly more, to writing and editing your essays? Haven’t you already proven beyond a doubt to the adcom...

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The Key to a Successful Business School Application

By - Sep 17, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” –Oscar Wilde “How do I get into the top business schools?  What can I do to stand out from the competition?  Is there a ‘formula’ that will help me get accepted into the MBA programs of my choice?  My...

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Georgetown McDonough MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 17, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

One major change to Georgetown McDonough's application this year: A new essay prompt with a little more focus, but with the same word limit as last year's question. The video question is basically the same as last year. About a year ago I interviewed Georgetown...

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