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GMAT Club MBA Video Series: Video Topics and Publishing Schedule

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MBA Video Series


70 Videos on Most Common Issues that MBA Applicants Face in their Apps
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  • From Feb 4th we're starting a new MBA video series. In this series every week we will be publishing videos on a specific topic / area of MBA application.
  • All these topics are aimed at addressing specific aspects or components of the MBA application. MBA forum moderators have chosen these video topics by browsing bschool threads, understanding applicants' needs, and noting down what kind of questions/queries applicants have about MBA applications.
  • MBA experts from top admission consulting companies will address your queries through these videos.
  • Video will be available to watch on GMATClub's YouTube channel, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook pages.

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Video Topics & Publishing Schedule


Video TopicScope of the videoVideo 1 Publishing Date (Tentative)Video 2 Publishing Date (Tentative)
What to expect in MBA interviews and How to PrepareWhat to expect in Bschool interviews and what typical things applicants are expected to prepare in order to succeed on the interviewImageImage
On Campus vs Off Campus Interview - Which Option to Choose?(1) In which situations it makes sense to opt for on campus interview
(2) Does interviewing on campus have positive impact on your acceptance chances
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Interviewing with Adcom vs Current Student vs Alum Whether your approach be different when interviewing with student, alum, or admission officer? Anything in particular that you encourage your clients think about while preparing for interviewing with the 2nd year student vs alum vs an adcom memberImageImage
Common mistakes on interviews and how to avoid themWhat common mistakes you see applicants often makeImageImage
Dressing for Interviews(1) What is appropriate attire for interviews conducted at formal settings e.g. On campus, at an info event conducted by school, or at the office of alum.
(2) What is appropriate attire for interviews conducted at informal settings e.g. at a coffee shop with current student / alum
(3) What is appropriate attire for interviews conducted online
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When to start the MBA admissions process – Timeline for a top 10 MBA application-Image-
Why MBA - 3 good and 3 bad reasons to do an MBA-ImageImage
Best MBA programs for a Career in FinanceTop US and International BSchools considered best for Finance? What salient features of their program or special facilities/privilege these schools have that make them best choice for a career in FinanceImageImage
Best MBA programs for a Career in ConsultingTop US and International BSchools considered best for Consulting? What salient features of their program or special facilities/privilege these schools have that make them best choice for a career in ConsultingImageImage
Best MBA programs for a Career in MarketingTop US and International BSchools considered best for Marketing? What salient features of their program or special facilities/privilege these schools have that make them best choice for a career in MarketingImageImage
How to get into a top MBA program overcoming a low GMAT – GMAT below 720? You can still get admitted to a top MBA Program!-Image-
Best Business Schools for EntrepreneurshipTop US and International BSchools considered best for Entrepreneurship? What salient features of their program or special facilities/privilege they have that make them best choice for applicants who want to be Entrepreneurs after MBA.Image-
Top 10 MBA careers – What jobs are top MBA students likely to be working in post-graduation from business school-Image-
Proving your Fit to Business School How to identify and effectively communicate schools Fit qualities in essays/interviewsImageImage
How to research schools effectively?(1) How do schools find out if an application has spent ample time researching and knowing about the school and its culture?
(2) Best ways to reach out/network to/with a current student/alumni to understand the school culture and to learn about the school?
(3) Is it advised to drop names of the contacts in essays?
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Applying in R1 vs R2Differences in terms of acceptability, scholarships, visa processing time, etc20 May23 May
Who should apply in R3?-ImageImage
Must Do Things by Re-applicantsWhich essential things one must do before taking the decision to re-apply to a certain school.3 June6 June
GMAT or GRE: How to know which test is better for you-10 June13 June
How Much AWA and IR Scores Matter in Applications?How schools view IR & AWA scores?17 June-
Mistakes that successful MBA applicants don’t make.What are the common mistakes you see in the applications of dinged applicants. What key traits you generally see in the applications of successful applicants?24 June27 June
How to Differentiate Yourself in a Competitive Pool of MBA Applicants-1 Jul4 Jul
Reviewing Application Essays - Best Practices(1) Essay Reviewing techniques - making sure that the essay addresses the question asked
(2) Best persons to review your essays other than professionals/experts
8 Jul11 Jul
Word Limits in Essays(1) When and how long going beyond the described word limit is okay.
(2) How to handle the essays that don’t have word limits
15 Jul18 Jul
Writing a "Failure” Essay - Which failure examples to pick?-22 Jul25 Jul
Employment gaps - How and where explain them in the application-29 Jul1 Aug
What is the best way to make use of the short answer questions? Normally the applicants focus more on the essays, resume, and LORs, and the short answer questions take the back seat. How important is it to tackle these questions justifiably?5 Aug8 Aug
How to differenciate between short term and long term goals?Which goals are considered short term and which ones are long term12 Aug15 Aug
Advice related to LT and ST goals?(1) Should the goals be broad or narrow?
(2) Are niche goals a red flag?
(3) How should demonstrate a specific LT/ST goal without bottlenecking the post-MBA employability?
19 Aug22 Aug
When and how to best use the optional essay? Should it be used to highlight only the glaring weaknesses/gaps in the candidacy or can it be used to address subtle concern as well, which in fact may go unnoticed?26 Aug29 Aug
Biggest mistakes in MBA essays-9 Sept12 Sept
What to do if recommendor fails to submit the letter by the deadline / backs out at last moment-16 Sept-
What is the optimum length of LOR? (Especially for schools that don't set word limits.)23 Sept26 Sept
Best recommenders if you are an entrepreneur / working in family business. -30 Sept3 Oct
Best recommenders if you are very new at your current organizationWho should provide receommendation if you are very new at your company and your boss, collegues don't know you well.7 Oct10 Oct
Things to avoid mentioning in the MBA recommendation?can he/she writes that I get tensioned quickly, or nervous...etc i.e. what kind of weakness shuld he/she mention or avoid?14 Oct17 Oct
My recommender is not well versed in English writing - What Can I do?How should I ensure that his/her intended message is being cumminicated to the admission team effectively. Is it legitimate to provide a professional write to recommendor if he/she is not good at English writing.21 Oct-
Does waiving the right to view the recommendation provide any advantage?-28 Oct-
How to ensure you get a strong letter of recommendation -4 Nov7 Nov

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Narenn Great Initiative :)

Yup, stonecold here is the screenshot of GC

Seems like you picked some other GC

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Thank you stonecold and NandishSS

I’ve corrected the link to Instagram account.

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Thank you guys for taking care of the Instagram issue.
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First video - What to expect and How to prepare for MBA interviews - premiered on Feb 4th.


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Second video - MBA Interview Insights: Tips to Ace your Interview! - premiered on Feb 7th.


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Third video - MBA ADMISSIONS INTERVIEW: On Campus Vs. Off Campus - premiered recently.


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MBA Video #4: Who is the Best MBA Interviewer - Adcom, Current Student, or Alum?



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MBA Video #5: Interviewing with Adcom vs Current Student vs Alum



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First post updated with links of published videos.
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Update: Added links of recently published videos in the First post.
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