Posts Tagged ‘Harvard Business School’

MBA Admissions Turn a Corner, Thanks to HBS…

By - May 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Amidst the angst, chaos, and exhaustion of the last rounds of 2020 MBA admissions disrupted and in many cases extended by the COVID-19 pandemic, a sign of new life, a ray of light… Normalcy never glowed so appealingly: Harvard Business School has announced its 2021 MBA...

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Harvard Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2020 – 2021]

By - May 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

HBS kicks off the 2020-21 MBA application cycle As the disrupted, extended, and COVID-affected 2019-20 application cycle slowly comes to a close, Harvard announced last week its application due dates and essay question for 2020-21. In doing so, it became the first top MBA program to provide that...

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Prove You’ve Got What it Takes to Get Into HBS

By - May 20, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School is one of the top MBA programs in the world. To land a spot there, you have to be an exceptional candidate. What does that mean? It means that good grades and work experience alone won’t get you there; neither will an...

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“I Wish the Admissions Committee Had Asked Me…”

By - May 19, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

“What is a question that you wish we had asked?” A number of business schools have variations on this question, and clients regularly ask what they are supposed to do with a topic like this. The answer: It depends. The role of the optional essay Ask yourself: Does...

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M7 MBA Programs: Everything You Need to Know in 2020

By - May 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What are the M7 business schools? Harvard Business SchoolStanford Graduate School of BusinessMIT Sloan School of ManagementNorthwestern University’s Kellogg School of ManagementUniversity of Chicago’s Booth School of BusinessWharton School at the University of PennsylvaniaColumbia Business School Talk about diversity! Seven distinct, vivid cultures – each with its...

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Incoming MBAs Can Choose Deferment at HBS

By - May 3, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School (HBS) has announced that deferments will be offered to incoming MBAs if they choose not to attend fall classes that may be taught partially or fully online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Poets & Quants article, MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Director, Chad Losee, and...

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Rejected by HBS – Now What?

By - Feb 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

February 4th was either an exciting day or a tearful one for HBS Round 2 applicants: HBS’s MBA Admissions Board notified students whether they were invited to interview or had merited “early release.” Euphemistic though it sounds, early release should really be viewed by R2 applicants...

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Entrepreneurship at HBS: How Stride will Help You Fund Your Future [Episode 341]

By - Dec 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn about HBS 2+2 from Tess Michaels, entrepreneur and HBS 2+2 student [Show Summary] Stride Funding is an innovative start-up that is revolutionizing student financing with income share arrangements instead of traditional student loans. Today Linda talks to Tess Michaels, founder of Stride Funding, and second-year student...

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Harvard Business School Class of 2021 Profile

By - Oct 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at HBS’s Class of 2021 taken from the Harvard Business School website: Number of applications: 9,228Enrolled: 938Countries represented: 71United States: 63%Asia: 14%Europe: 9%Mexico, Central & South America: 5%Canada: 4%Africa: 2%Middle East: 2%Oceania: 1%Women: 43%International: 37%US ethnic minorities: 27%Average GPA: 3.70Average years work experience: 4.7Percent of class taking GMAT: 80%Verbal range: 31-51Quantitative range: 38-51Total...

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Get Accepted to Harvard Business School – View Video Now!

By - Jun 24, 06:30 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, lea This article originally appeared on blog.accepted.com. Applying to a top b-school? The talented folks at Accepted have helped hundreds...

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