Posts Tagged ‘HBS admissions’

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

By - Jun 4, 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 it...

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What Does Harvard Business School Want? [Short Video]

By - Jun 17, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Is it your dream to get your MBA from Harvard Business School? Your dream can be one step closer to becoming a reality if you have the special attributes that HBS is looking for. Let’s see what these attributes are.  Full video transcript Hi, this is Linda...

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Harvard Business School Eliminates Third Application Round

By - May 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In keeping with the trend of more and more MBA candidates submitting their applications in the first and second rounds (September and January), Harvard Business School (HBS) recently announced that it will be eliminating its third and final application round. However, the third round will...

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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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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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10 Tips for Your HBS Essay (From HBS Students)

By - Nov 19, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

It’s a busy time of year for business schools everywhere, especially here in Boston! Interviews for Round 1 applicants for Harvard Business School’s Class of 2018 are currently taking place around the globe, and the January 6, 2016 Round 2 application deadline is just around...

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An HBS Student Helping HBS Applicants

By - Oct 15, 00:23 AM   Comments [0]

Wish you had a friendly HBS student to mentor you through the application process? We spoke with Alula Eshete, current Harvard Business School student and Products Manager at The Harbus about the valuable Harbus essay and interview guides, MBA admissions, life at HBS and more. Tune in to...

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Future Harvard Business School MBAs – Tune In On Tuesday!

By - Jun 21, 12:43 PM   Comments [0]

You have just a couple days until our webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School, airs live. If you plan on applying to Harvard Business School or another top-tier MBA program, then you’ll want to make sure you catch the important advice that Linda will cover...

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Harvard Business School: Analytical Aptitude And Appetite

By - Jun 16, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

So HBS wants “analytical aptitude and appetite.” What is there to add? I mean, it’s pretty obvious. We didn’t really need HBS to say it. Yet they did say it. Maybe it’s not as obvious as it sounds. Let’s take a look. Analytical: This concept encompasses a...

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Harvard MBA Essay Question: Now Required and New

By - May 18, 05:27 AM   Comments [0]

And the Harvard MBA essay question is... It's the first day of class at HBS. You are in Aldrich Hall meeting your "section." This is the group of 90 classmates who will become your close companions in the first-year MBA classroom. Our signature case method participant-based...

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