Posts Tagged ‘MBA essay tips’

UC Berkeley Haas MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Haas, like several top MBA programs, is looking for a new dean to replace its dynamic, innovative dean, Richard Lyons, on July 1. He has served as dean for the last eleven years. I expect an announcement any day. Despite the impending change at the top,...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What’s new at MIT Sloan? While innovation is “in the air” at MIT Sloan, they are enjoying a period of relative stability amidst the excitement of constant creativity. They added a Round 3 two years ago to their application process, and in contrast to their...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Although UCLA Anderson’s application has changed slightly this year, Anderson's big news has nothing to do with its application this year and everything to do with change at the top: The school is one of several top MBA programs – including its neighbor to the...

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Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth, which has never shied away from change, has changed its MBA application essays almost entirely this year. A few highlights: • Booth went from one required essay with a visual presentation option to two required essays. • There is no visual component to Booth’s application this...

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NYU Stern MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 2, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern’s application this year, as opposed to last, reflects evolution more than revolution. Last year Stern made significant changes to its application and added two focused MBA programs to its MBA portfolio. This year the changes are less significant. Let’s explore them: 1. Added back its...

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The Most Overlooked Elements of the MBA Application Process

By - Jul 2, 14:08 PM   Comments [0]

The MBA application process can feel like it touches every corner of your life and career. Applicants need to take the GMAT (or GRE), conduct school research, develop their story and and career goals, write and revise essays and resumes, request recommendations, and attend interviews,...

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6 Tips for Creating Your Compelling MBA Goals Essay

By - Jun 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ask yourself this question: Is THIS the program that will help you reach your goals? Most schools ask why you want an MBA and why you want it from this school. And really, even if they didn’t ask you, you should still ask yourself. Before you...

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Kellogg MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

As I write this post I’m on an airplane after spending two days on the gorgeous Northwestern campus and at Kellogg as part of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants’ annual conference. I have come away not only with a deeper appreciation of the...

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London Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School boasts one of the most diverse student bodies, with 90% of its 425 students hailing from a total of 69 countries outside of England. If you are looking for a globally focused MBA program in a city bursting with culture, finance, and...

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Wharton MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The big change in Wharton's admissions this year occurred at the top. Frank DeVechhis recently left his position as Director of Admissions. Blair Mannix, Director of Operations and Evaluations since 2015, has assumed the role of Interim Director of Admissions at Wharton. In terms of the application,...

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