Posts Tagged ‘deadlines’

The Latest on 2020 MBA Deferrals and What This Means for MBA Hopefuls

By - Apr 29, 17:27 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School made a big decision last week, offering all MBA candidates scheduled to start class this September the option to defer for one or two years. Students have until June 1 to make this decision. While each student can list a preference, deferrals...

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The Latest on How Coronavirus is Affecting MBA Applications and the Resulting “Extra” Round

By - Apr 2, 17:55 PM   Comments [0]

First, Personal MBA Coach would like to send our best wishes to you and your loved ones during this challenging time. It is not often that I write twice within a month on the same topic. However, nothing is normal during this constantly evolving COVID-19 epidemic....

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Changes in MBA Admissions Because of COVID- 19

By - Apr 2, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

COVID- 19 has turned human lives upside down globally. Like all the other industries, the education industry is also significantly impacted, and the universities are working tirelessly to make policy changes in order to deal with the unprecedented challenges and uncertainties posed by the pandemic....

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Cornell EMBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Dec 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions, and the word count for all three is short. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the short word count guideline is a clear indicator that you should work on clarity of thought...

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Berkeley Haas MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines: 2019- 2020

By - Nov 30, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

UC Berkeley Haas is a great Silicon Valley B-school with a reputation for social responsibility and technology. It is a perfect school for students who are interested in cleantech, healthcare, social ventures, and non-profits. Application Deadlines: Application Deadline Decisions Released ...

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Your 4 Step Guide to Beating Those MBA Round 2 Deadlines

By - Nov 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

January may seem like worlds away, but if you don’t get crackin’ now, then these next 6-8 weeks will come and go before you can say “MBA 2020.” Hopefully, by this point, you’ve already taken your GMAT and decided on the MBA programs you’d like to...

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London Business School Masters in Finance Application Essay Questions, Tips & Deadlines

By - Jan 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The LBS Masters in Finance essay questions, together, convey the adcom’s interest in two interrelated points: (1) how you envision and plan your future career and (2) your knowledge of and interest in the LBS Masters in Finance program. It’s particularly important because it’s a...

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MBA Application Deadline Calendar (all-in-one)

By - Jul 12, 08:23 AM   Comments [0]

Round 1 deadlines are on the horizon The Fourth of July holiday has come and gone in the United States, and Round 1 MBA application deadlines are on the horizon. There are basically eight weeks between the publication of this post and Harvard Business School's Round 1 deadline...

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Your 4 Step Guide to Beating Those MBA Round 2 Deadlines

By - Nov 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

January may seem like worlds away, but if you don’t get crackin’ now, then these next 6-8 weeks will come and go before you can say “MBA 2018.” Hopefully by this point you’ve already taken your GMAT and decided on the MBA programs you’d like to...

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Columbia 2016-17 Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 1, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

These essay questions focus mostly on the present and future, so don’t expect to elaborately portray your professional development as a prelude to your goals. Be guided by Columbia adcom’s focus and give them what they ask for, in aggregate: a vivid sense of engagement;...

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