Tag Archives: Waitlist

Are you currently on the MBA waitlist?

Are you looking for ways to get off the waitlist and get accepted to your top B-schools?

There are three things you need to do when managing your MBA application on the waitlist.

Click here to watch my video on how to develop a waitlist strategy to get off the MBA waitlist.

Stay In The Game

What’s the most important thing you can do when you’re on…

I refer to the MBA waitlist as a wasteland.  Sorry to sound negative, but I managed the waitlist during my time with the Harvard Business School admissions committee and I know that very few people get off of the waitlist and into their programs.

What can be confusing is that, while you’re stuck sitting on the waiting list, other people are moving forward and getting admitted.  Does this mean you should throw in the towel?

Absolutely not! As long as you are not rejected, you are still competing.

So, stay focused and develop a game plan to get you off the MBA…

I’m shocked that the first month of 2011 is almost behind us and we are only eight months away from the first admission round for next application season.

All round one applicants should have received their admission decisions which would likely fall in the following three categories: Admitted, Rejected, or Waitlisted.

You are admitted, what next?

Congratulations if you are one of the 10-20% of the lucky few who have an admission offer in hand.

But this isn’t time for you to simply relax and rest on your laurels. Given the impressive price tag of the MBA (usually north of $100K) you need…