Posts Tagged ‘advice’

Northwestern Kellogg MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 26, 20:04 PM   Comments [0]

Fit is a crucial aspect to demonstrate in your Kellogg MBA application. The close-knit community values leadership and teamwork. At the same time, diversity in experience, background and thought is valued among the developing leaders of Kellogg. Doing your research on the programs, activities, clubs,...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jul 24, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our regular examination of life in the MBA applicant and student trenches. This week, our featured contributors share the highlights of their MBA experience, the wisdom of asking for feedback, advice for prospective students, and a...

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Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 18, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

The updated Chicago Booth Essay Questions are posted for this admissions season, along with the deadlines. The overall goal of this application is to evaluate candidates on their ability to handle the Chicago curriculum, contribute to the community, and grow in their careers. Academic ability will...

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UC Berkeley Haas Essay Tips

By - Jul 12, 09:36 AM   Comments [0]

This set of essays for admission to UC Berkeley Haas School of Business covers a variety of topics – from the song that expresses you to your quantitative skills. In approaching these varied questions it will be important to remain focused on what you want...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jul 6, 11:01 AM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our regular ramble through the MBA blogosphere to discover what’s been keeping applicants and students busy. In this edition, our Buzz contributors set goals, share summer updates, offer advice on selecting recommenders, and discuss the latest revamped applications. Second-year...

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MIT Sloan School of Management MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 6, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

On its website, MIT Sloan states that “innovation and collaboration [are] at the heart of what we do.“ Your task is to remain focused on your overall application strategy and choose two key stories that can showcase your achievements at school, work and extracurricular activities....

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SBC Scoop: Making the Family Business Work For You

By - Jun 25, 15:30 PM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Our client Bill came to us wondering if his atypical background would hurt his chances when applying to MBA programs. He had been working for the...

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Stanford GSB Essay Tips

By - Jun 18, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB has published the essay questions for this application cycle, and has maintained the theme of candid self-evaluation and authenticity. The Stanford GSB MBA admissions website provides clear guidance and advice for what to do, and what not to do that all applicants should...

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5 Tips for Getting a Head Start on Application Season

By - Jun 18, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to business school in the fall, there's no time like the present for ramping up the research and application preparation in advance of the autumn crunch. 1. Do your Research Before you start researching programs, it will be helpful to understand your own criteria...

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SBC Scoop: Looking Beyond the Top 5 MBA Programs

By - Jun 12, 20:15 PM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. A few years ago, our client Priya was starting to wonder if she should apply to business school at all. Her stated goal was to attend...

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