Posts Tagged ‘MBA essay tips’

NYU Stern Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 30, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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Kellogg MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Kellogg tweaked essay one this year to better reflect its current focus and branding. Essay two is unchanged. My tips are in blue below. Essays: Essay 1. Kellogg’s purpose is to educate, equip & inspire brave leaders who create lasting value. Tell us about a time you have demonstrated...

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Indiana Kelley MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

These questions are a straightforward mix of professional and personal. The adcom wants assurance that you have a clear professional focus and a solid plan for making productive use of the Kelley MBA resources. Beyond that, they’re looking for engaging applicants who are willing to...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This year's MIT Sloan MBA application, like most MIT applications in the last fifteen years, includes its signature cover letter and resume. Brand new this year is a video requirement. This year you are given an additional 50 words for your cover letter, so the...

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Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Leadership, teamwork, ethics, and a global approach to business are essential elements of the Duke Fuqua MBA, which is why you’ll need to make sure you express your passion for these ideals in your application essays. Impress the Fuqua adcom by positioning yourself as an...

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Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth has always prided itself on admitting students who can handle ambiguity and lack of structure. And its application reflects that principle. In spades. This year's Booth application, like last year's, also mirrors Chicago's pride in its distinctive culture. This essay/presentation question, a modified...

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University of Texas McCombs MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

McCombs combines its rigor with a passionate community. To create its desired community, it seeks a student body that is diverse in every dimension and comprises individuals who can bring together their varied voices to form a cohesive group. The questions below reflect this value;...

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NYU Stern MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 3, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

NYU is certainly demonstrating its innovative and creative streak with this year's application. Lots of changes! In a nutshell: • Its "Pick Six" question is replacing the creative question it has had for years. • It is adding an EQ Endorsement to its app. • It has moved...

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Emory Goizueta Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 20, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Taken together, these essay questions cover a lot of ground: your professional path and plans, your alignment with the program’s core values, and your unique individuality. Moreover, this vast ground is covered in few words – these essays are short, requiring tough decisions about what...

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Michigan Ross MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 19, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Ross is shaking things up this year. It has different essay questions (requiring very short answers) and a more traditional goals question, but all is different from previous years. Why? Here's what Ross says about the change: "We want to get to know more about you...

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