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What’s your biggest application concern?

Most applicants will have one particular aspect of the process that worries them the most, whether it’s a mild concern or something that keeps you awake every night. What’s your biggest application concern? [polldaddy poll=6313316]

MBA Applications: Four Core Traits of a Successful MBA Applicant [Video]

What is it that makes a successful MBA applicant? Regardless of your GMAT scores and how well written your application and essays are, every applicant wants to know: ‘Do I have what it takes to get into my dream school?’ In this video, we’ve highlighted the four core traits of a successful MBA applicant, and…

MBA Essays: How to Overcome Writer’s Block on Your MBA Essays

Are you struggling to make a start on your admissions essays? The MBA essays are a crucial part of your application and can be daunting to say the least. With the big changes to this year’s HBS questions,  it’s tougher than ever to know how to start. In this video we’ve given some practical advice…

B-School News: NYU Stern Establishes New Loan Assistance Program

Do you have student loans from your MBA degree? Do you want to make a difference in the world, but can’t take the step because social enterprise doesn’t pay enough? Well, you’re in luck. NYU Stern has a new program to help MBA graduates pay on their loans when they take positions having to do…

MBA Application: How Much Time to Spend on Your MBA Application [Video]

Are you wondering how much time to spend on your MBA application? Do you know how much time you should dedicate to your applications? With the recent changes to the admissions process at HBS and Wharton, it’s important to plan ahead and give yourself enough time to develop your best MBA application. In this video,…

MBA Essays: How to Handle the New 2015 HBS Essays

Have you seen the new 2015 HBS essay questions? Wondering how to tackle these new essays? [Click here to read about the new changes to the HBS application process for the class of 2015.] Last year applicants had to answer these four questions and had 2,000 words to answer them: 1. Tell us about three…

MBA Application: Harvard Business School Changes its MBA Application Process

HBS Managing Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Dee Leopold, announced that HBS has made major changes to its admissions process. The last major change in admissions at HBS was the decision to interview all admitted students from the 2004 MBA class. Here are the new admissions changes in a nutshell: 1. Fewer HBS Application Essays…

B-School News: HBS Professor, Clay Christensen, Says Choose A Career You Love

“I want to start my own company!” “I want to transform the healthcare delivery system!” “I want to …..” These declarations may be helpful in getting applicants into business schools. Yet we know that most applicants who go to business school change their minds regarding what they initially said they want to do and what…

MBA Admissions: Yale SOM Pre-MBA Leadership Program

Are you a college student in your sophomore, junior or senior year? If you are and are interested in a business career, the Yale School of Management Pre-MBA Leadership Program may be the perfect training ground for you. On June 10, for two weeks, talented college students from across the U.S. and from countries like…