Posts Tagged ‘application essay tips’

UC Berkeley Haas EMBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

These Haas EMBA essay questions reflect the larger Haas (and, even further, Berkeley) community and culture: they draw out the multi-faceted individual. Your professional goals and your prospective fit with the Haas EMBA program are expressions of, and extend from, that core individuality. Even though...

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EMBA-Global Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Global EMBA has 2 program options: EMBA-Global Americas & Europe which combines the strengths of Columbia University and London Business School; and EMBA-Global Asia, with Columbia University, London Business School, and Hong Kong University Business School. Of course, all EMBA applications are in part about...

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Writing a Lead That Pops

By - Oct 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

How many times have you wandered through a bookstore, opening up a book to read the first few lines only to quickly close it again? How often have you read one of those free samples on your Kindle, only to decide after a paragraph that...

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London Business School Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 26, 06:30 AM   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...

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Oxford Saïd MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 13, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Oxford Said expects its graduates to address the world’s great challenges, such as energy and food and water security. Whether such challenges are one’s actual focus, the work of a business professional will inevitably overlap with such issues. This reality leads the adcom to seek...

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Georgetown McDonough MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

We want to hear your story. When responding to our required essays, be authentic and take time to reflect on your goals and past experiences. Craft a response that explains how these experiences led you to pursue an MBA. Our goal at Georgetown McDonough is to...

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Chicago Booth Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth EMBA gives you just one essay, but with ample space to make your case holistically. This approach to the essay question indicates that they are looking for people who can organize their thoughts, build a credible and compelling case for their candidacy, and...

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Columbia EMBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 10, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The first 2 Columbia EMBA essay questions ask you to project into the future, both near and long term – they address what you hope, plan, want, and expect. The third essay question looks back: it gets into the nitty-gritty of what you did. In the...

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MIT Sloan Fellows Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  In my decade-plus of experience assisting MIT Sloan Fellows applicants (successes every year), I have seen that the adcom values applicants who, among other things, demonstrate consistent, outstanding impact and are on track to become leaders in their company and even industry (“high performing” per...

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Dartmouth Tuck MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In a nutshell, Tuck’s Admissions Director Luke Pena, who assumed the position about a year ago, is building on the legacy of transparency and friendliness left by former admission director Dawna Clarke. After a year of “listening and more listening,” he is clearly putting his...

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