MBA

Prepare Now to Apply for B-School in Round 2

By - Dec 15, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. It’s mid-December – a time when people around the world make travel plans, exchange gifts, feast with friends and family and enjoy the magic of the coming holidays and new year. However, for those...

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Columbia and Ross Release Employment Reports

By - Dec 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Columbia Business School and University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business have released their Class of 2016 employment reports. Unsurprisingly, neither group of alums has had a hard time finding work. Ninety-seven and 98 percent of Columbia and Ross MBAs respectively received job...

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5 Resume Traits that Wow the MBA Admissions Committee

By - Dec 13, 11:36 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re thinking of submitting a standard resume along with your MBA application, you’re missing an important opportunity to sell your candidacy to the admissions committee. Like a traditional CV, the purpose of the MBA resume is to make a good first impression and persuade...

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What Qualifies as “Good” Work Experience to an MBA Admissions Committee?

By - Dec 13, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

MBA Admissions Committees Care About More Than Brand Some of you may think that because you have worked in marketing but not at P&G, worked in banking but not at Goldman Sachs, or worked in technology but not at Google that your experience may not count...

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London Business School 2017 MiF Essay Questions, Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 13, 01:04 AM   Comments [0]

The LBS MiF essay questions, together, convey strong interest in two inter-related points: (1) how you envision and plan your future career and (2) your knowledge of and interest in the LBS Masters in Finance program (2 of the 3 questions ask specifically about LBS)....

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Detailed Instructions for Getting into Chicago Booth

By - Dec 13, 00:52 AM   Comments [0]

  Are you looking for an experienced mentor to guide you through the Chicago Booth application process? Do you need advice on how to approach Booth’s questions efficiently and intelligently? Do you need help taking on the Chicago Booth challenge? Check out the video recording of our most recent...

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Making the Most of Each MBA Application Component

By - Dec 12, 12:49 PM   Comments [0]

As you pull together your MBA application materials for Round 2, try to think of each component as an opportunity to tell the adcom something new about yourself. What we mean is, don’t simply copy and paste bullet points from your resume into your data forms....

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USC Marshall MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 12, 00:05 AM   Comments [0]

Along with academic excellence, the USC Marshall MBA program is characterized by a powerful global network with special emphasis on the Pacific Rim, a close-knit and passionate community, and a strong regional presence. Together, your essays should address these qualities directly or indirectly, and the...

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Fuqua Student Shares Advice for Aspiring MBAs

By - Dec 11, 11:37 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Noelle Kelly... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did...

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Exit Polls: Interview Reports for Stanford, Haas, Sloan, Columbia, Booth and Fuqua

By - Dec 9, 21:12 PM   Comments [0]

Many of the top MBA programs have fairly similar interview formats - conversational discussions about your past and future that are meant to assess “fit” as well as your true desires to attend the school and its alignment with your goals. As part of this, most...

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