Posts Tagged ‘Harvard HBS’

U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Business Schools/MBA Rankings

By - Mar 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The big winners in this year’s U.S. News derby… uh, I mean rankings: • Chicago Booth tied with Harvard and leapfrogged Wharton to snag the top spot for the first time ever. • Michigan Ross jumped 4 places into the top 10. There were also a few “losers”...

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Top MBA Programs That Defer

By - Jan 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Most U.S. MBA programs will allow students to defer acceptance (push off starting the program for a year) for U.S. military deployment, illness, or illness of a loved one for whom the candidate is the sole or a major caregiver (you will need proof of...

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7 Tips for Writing Harvard Business School’s Post-Interview Reflection

By - Nov 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You’ve just completed another step on the road to acceptance to Harvard’s MBA program – your interview. Now you have 24 hours to send HBS your Post-Interview Reflections…so let’s get started! As soon as possible after your interview, sit down and think about the interview....

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HBS Reveals Class of 2019 Profile

By - Sep 7, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School (HBS) has updated its class profile for the class of 2019. Let’s see how you’d fit in. • HBS’s application volume blew past 10K applications in a single cycle — rising to 10,351 from 9,759 in the 2015-16 cycle, a 6% increase. • HBS’s...

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Harvard Business School Announces Certificate in Business Analytics

By - Sep 5, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Many business schools are adding specialized master’s degrees in business analytics. However, Harvard Business School is taking a different approach. Rather than developing a specialized degree program, Harvard will offer a certificate of business analytics starting in March 2018. The cost of obtaining the certificate...

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The Journey From India to Harvard MBA [Episode 220]

By - Aug 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

What’s it like to be a Harvard Business School student and Google Intern? Let’s find out in today’s podcast! Our guest today is Shantanu Misra, currently a 2nd-year Harvard Business School MBA student who just completed a summer internship at Google and will serve this year...

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The Clock is Ticking for Your HBS App!

By - Jul 4, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

We know there’s a lot of information out there about MBA applications, and it can be really overwhelming. If you have questions about what a school like HBS is looking for or how your profile measures up, it can be stressful. That’s why we created our...

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What Does Harvard Business School Want? [Short Video]

By - Jul 3, 06:31 AM   Comments [0]

What is the common denominator among accepted Harvard Business School applicants? What is HBS looking for? In this video, Lina Abraham sheds light on the question that all HBS want to answer: For more detailed advice on how to get accepted to HBS, register for our...

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

By - Jul 2, 16:20 PM   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 perfect. But what, exactly, is Harvard seeking in its applicants? How can you approach your...

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What Harvard Business School is Looking For: Engaged Community Citizenship

By - Jun 27, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

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

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