Posts Tagged ‘extracurriculars’

Do You Know the 4 Factors You Need to Assess in Your MBA Profile?

By - Nov 12, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

One of the first things you’ll do when choosing where to apply to business schools is assess your profile. Otherwise, how will you know which programs will be appropriate for you? It’s best to evaluate the following four elements of your profile ASAP; the sooner you...

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MBA Admissions: Why is Community Service So Important?

By - Mar 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to b-school next year, you may not have started thinking about MBA applications yet. But now is actually an excellent time to get started – not just on test prep and boosting GPAs, but on taking time to examine your community service...

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Why Extracurricular Activities Make a Difference in Your MBA Application

By - May 31, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t underestimate the value of extracurricular activities in your b-school application! Use the following Q&A to help you prioritize and then write about your extracurricular activities. What are extracurricular activities? An extracurricular activity is a non-academic, non-professional activity that you participate in. These activities include hobbies, sports,...

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MBA Admissions: Does Extracurricular Equal Extra Credit?

By - Apr 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

YES! Don’t underestimate the value of non-academic, non-work activities! These activities that you participate in – hobbies, sports, volunteering, etc. – do tons to liven up your otherwise one-dimensional application. Here are some reasons why you should bulk up your extracurricular quotient: 1. Extracurricular activities add...

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3 Ways to Prepare for Your 2018 MBA Application

By - Mar 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You can feel it in the air: the excitement of the just-published U.S. News and other business-school rankings, the proud chatter of accepted candidates on MBA forums worldwide, the articles speculating on just how many more people will apply to business school this year and how acceptance...

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Assessing Your MBA Admissions Profile

By - Dec 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In our Choosing the Best MBA Program for You series, you’ll learn how to create a list of business schools that are the best fit for your educational, social, and professional preferences and how creating this list will boost your chances of getting accepted. Thinking about...

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MBA Admissions: Why is Community Service So Important?

By - Aug 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to b-school NEXT year, then you probably haven’t started thinking about MBA applications yet. But now is actually an excellent time to get started – not just on test prep and boosting GPAs, but on taking time to examine your community service....

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Extracurricular Activities in Your MBA Admissions Profile

By - Jun 14, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

While business schools deeply value your academic background, GMAT, and work experience, they also ascribe significant weight to your extracurricular and community service activities. Why? Because they want to see that you are an individual who is not just focused on work, that you have...

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Extracurricular Activities: The Must Pieces of your Application Puzzle

By - May 17, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

You surely know that it is necessary to re-energize from your daily routine once in a while and allocate some time for your hobbies. Why don't we mix business with pleasure and think: what can your extracurricular activities tell MBA admissions about your personality? Here are...

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The Importance of Extracurriculars and Community Service

By - Mar 17, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

While business schools deeply value your academic background, work experience, and career progression, they also ascribe significant weight to your extracurricular and community service activities. Why? Because they want to see that you are an individual who is not just focused on work, that you...

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