Posts Tagged ‘MBA Admissions’

Are You a Good Fit for Your Target MBA Programs?

By - Feb 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“What Does Your Work Experience Reveal About You in Your MBA Application” is excerpted from MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen. MBA Smarties need to strategize their MBA applications before actually filling out...

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Applying to INSEAD? Read This!

By - Jan 24, 06:08 AM   Comments [0]

INSEAD’s intense, international MBA is one of the top ranked programs in the world. Do you have what it takes to get accepted? The first step to crafting an effective application strategy is understanding what your application is intended to accomplish – and what the admissions...

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Encore: UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions According to Dean Alex Lawrence [Episode 239]

By - Dec 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

As applicants, students, and admissions consultants are knee deep in family, celebration, and application essays we'd like to play an encore of one of the most popular Admission Straight Talk podcast episodes of the year.[powerpress] Our conversation with Alex Lawrence, Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions and...

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7 Tips for Writing a Memorable Thank You Email After Your MBA Interview

By - Dec 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve finally finished your b-school interview and are looking forward to heading home and crossing this experience off your MBA application to-do list. However, before you file the day away, it’s appropriate to send thank you notes to all of the people who helped you...

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What’s The Rush? Round 1 vs. Round 2 For MBA Applicants

By - Aug 30, 06:23 AM   Comments [0]

Right now, most of my clients are scurrying about trying to complete their round 1 applications. Many of them will be ready to submit for round 1, but there are a handful of clients I’ve suggested wait until round 2, and we’ve discussed whether or...

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Wharton Changes Letters of Recommendation – Personal MBA Coach Class of 2020 Analysis

By - Jun 22, 13:58 PM   Comments [0] 2017-2018 Deadlines Round 1: September 19, 2017 Round 2: January 3, 2018 Round 3: March 27, 2018 Yesterday, at the 2017 AIGAC conference, Wharton shared details on the 2017-2018 application. While the essays will remain the same this year, Wharton announced a major change to its letters of recommendation process. LOR Changes: As Maryellen...

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Three Secrets to Improve your Application Essays

By - May 24, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Why business schools include essays in their application documents list, revising or even completely changing their topics on a regular basis? The reason is pretty clear: admissions committees want to see a person behind a condensed CV, undergraduate transcripts, and standardized test scores. To develop...

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Harvard Releases 2017-2018 Essay and Deadlines!

By - May 20, 15:22 PM   Comments [0]

From Dr. Shel (Shelly Watts),, email: 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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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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Columbia Changes Its MBA Essay Questions!

By - May 11, 13:17 PM   Comments [0]

From The Staff of MBA MBA Proudly, one of the most affordable MBA admissions consulting companies Web address: Email:     Columbia Changes Its MBA Essay Questions! According to Columbia Business School’s Admissions Office, the required essays for the 2017-2018 Columbia MBA application have changed since last year. The...

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