Posts Tagged ‘applying to HBS’

Get Accepted to Harvard Business School – View Video Now!

By - Jul 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you missed Get Accepted to Harvard Business School, or if you’d like to view it again, the webinar is now available on-demand. As you prepare for next year’s applications, learn the key strategies you need to approach HBS’s application successfully. How can you show that you’re...

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What Harvard Business School is Looking For: Engaged Community Citizenship

By - Jun 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is not about “community service” — it’s not about doing halo-worthy things in your free time. (Though neither Harvard Business School nor I will discourage that, and “engaged community citizenship” and “community service” certainly can overlap.) Community service is an activity that you do; engaged...

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What Harvard Business School is Looking For: Analytical Aptitude and Appetite

By - Jun 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is the second post in our series, What HBS is Looking For. So, HBS wants “analytical aptitude and appetite.” Hardly a surprise. You might be tempted to simply skim that section of the website message without giving it much thought. Maybe it’s not as obvious as...

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Applying to HBS? Here’s What You Need to Know Now…

By - Jun 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re preparing to apply to HBS, you already know how competitive the application process is. We’re not telling you anything new when we say that your application needs to be about as close to perfect as possible. But what, exactly, is Harvard seeking in its...

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The 2018-19 MBA Application Season is Starting

By - Apr 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Are You Ready to Apply to HBS and CBS? We have some info! Here’s what we know so far: Harvard Business School • The essay question, unchanged from last year, is this: “As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we...

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An Interview About Interviewing at HBS: An Accepted Student Speaks

By - Jan 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Want to know what it’s like to interview at Harvard Business School? Harbus, the HBS news organization, interviewed a Class of 2018 applicant during Round 1 and graciously shared the interview with Accepted. Our anonymous interviewee (who was accepted!) is a female manufacturing engineer at...

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4 Traits That (Most) HBS Students Share

By - Jan 1, 02:46 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School admissions doesn’t just embrace diversity, they obsessively (and methodically) seek it. HBS sees diversity as essential to its learning environment—the renowned “case method” requires a wide variety of viewpoints to challenge and teach students. But admissions is only one part of HBS’s diversity...

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2018 Harvard Business School Class Profile

By - Aug 15, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at who makes up Harvard’s class of 2018 (from the HBS website)… • Applications received: 9,759 • Students enrolled: 942 • Percent admitted: 11% • Women: 43% • U.S. minorities: 26% • Countries represented: 69 • International students: 35% • Median GMAT score: 730 • Middle 80% GMAT score: 690-760 •...

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Future Harvard Business School MBAs – Tune in on Wednesday!

By - Jun 21, 01:49 AM   Comments [0]

You have just a few more days until our webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School, airs live! If you plan on applying to Harvard Business School, then make sure you catch the important advice that Linda will cover in Get Accepted to Harvard Business School. The webinar will...

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From Poland to Oxford to Harvard: The Adventures of Marta

By - Nov 28, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Marta Szczerba, a student at Harvard Business School. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you...

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