Posts Tagged ‘hbs’

Harvard Releases 2017-2018 Essay and Deadlines!

By - May 20, 15:22 PM   Comments [0]

From Dr. Shel (Shelly Watts), http://www.mbaadmit.com, email: info@mbaadmit.com Harvard Releases 2017-2018 Essay and Deadlines! Harvard Business School's Director of Admissions recently released the new deadlines and essay topic for Harvard Business School's 2017-2018 admissions season. They are as follow: Application: Will be available in early June 2017 HBS Application Deadlines: • Round 1:...

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Monday MBA Resource: “Happy Ambition” by Ben Casnocha

By - Apr 3, 02:03 AM   Comments [0]

Time for another edition of Monday MBA Resource, where we share the things we are reading, watching, and listening to that might be helpful to people in the MBA community. Some are more focused on applicants, others are better for students, some for both - but...

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How to Handle the HBS Waitlist – Amerasia Consulting Group

By - Mar 22, 18:37 PM   Comments [0]

Going quick and nothing fancy here, just looking to get the word out on "HBS Waitlist Day" as it will likely become known in the future. I stunning number of candidates appear to have been WL'd today, just based on what I'm seeing stream across my...

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A Tip for Applying to HBS – “don’t overthink, overcraft and overwrite”

By - Mar 12, 22:20 PM   Comments [0]

I wanted to get ahead of something - a potential problem - I see with my clients to HBS and Stanford GSB. Frankly, it's a problem that I consistently see with most applicants answering any essay question meant to evoke an author's deepest (or cursory!)...

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4 Traits That (Most) HBS Students Share

By - Jan 1, 02:46 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School admissions doesn’t just embrace diversity, they obsessively (and methodically) seek it. HBS sees diversity as essential to its learning environment—the renowned “case method” requires a wide variety of viewpoints to challenge and teach students. But admissions is only one part of HBS’s diversity...

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

By - Oct 30, 12:28 PM   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. Try and...

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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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5 Practical Lessons I Learned at HBS that Helped Me Launch My Startup

By - Jul 19, 01:49 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School is often seen as a “finance” school, or a “consulting” school, or a “general management” school—and usually isn’t the first MBA program you’d think of when it comes to entrepreneurship. My experience, though, was that HBS had a great entrepreneurial curriculum—and despite...

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Future Harvard Business School MBAs – Tune in on Wednesday!

By - Jun 21, 01:49 AM   Comments [0]

You have just a few more days until our webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School, airs live! If you plan on applying to Harvard Business School, then make sure you catch the important advice that Linda will cover in Get Accepted to Harvard Business School. The webinar will...

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Harvard Business School: Analytical Aptitude And Appetite

By - Jun 19, 02:03 AM   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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