Articles by MBA Prep School

    2017-2018 Tuck MBA Essay Tips

    2017-2018 Tuck MBA Essay Tips

    by on September 1st, 2017

    The Tuck admissions office isn’t shy about broadcasting what it’s looking for in an applicant. In addition to academic and professional achievements, the admissions officers are also interested in intangibles such as … Read More

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    How Challenging Should My ‘Meaningful Challenge’ Be?

    How Challenging Should My ‘Meaningful Challenge’ Be?

    by on August 22nd, 2017

    “A meaningful challenge I faced? I guess that would be the time Bill and Melinda Gates sent me to Africa to cure malaria. It was a huge task, and we haven’t conquered malaria yet, but having done parasitology … Read More

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    2017-2018 Harvard MBA Essay Tips

    2017-2018 Harvard MBA Essay Tips

    by on August 9th, 2017

    What More Would You Like Harvard Business School to Know? Most top business schools expect you to answer one or more specific essay questions. In contrast, Harvard Business School for the 2017-2018 admissions season … Read More

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    2017-18 UC Berkeley Haas MBA Essay Tips

    2017-18 UC Berkeley Haas MBA Essay Tips

    by on August 1st, 2017

    Before you begin your Haas application, take a moment to review the school’s key principles as these tenets define it and the student body: Haas Defining Principles. Do these values hit home? Do you see yourself as … Read More

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    2017-18 Kellogg MBA Essay Tips

    2017-18 Kellogg MBA Essay Tips

    by on July 26th, 2017

    New Building + Top 4 Ranking = Stiff Competition at Kellogg With Kellogg’s state-of-the-art global hub opening its doors in March and the school’s push into the Top 4 in the latest US News & World Report MBA … Read More

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    2017-18 Columbia Business School MBA Essay Tips

    2017-18 Columbia Business School MBA Essay Tips

    by on July 21st, 2017

    The 2017-2018 Columbia MBA application is live, and it’s time to start writing your Columbia Business School essays! Why now, you ask? Well, CBS has a rolling admissions process, and applications are reviewed in the … Read More

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    2017-2018 Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips

    2017-2018 Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips

    by on July 5th, 2017

    You know that feeling you get when you call your mom after a long time and she asks you what you’ve been up to? After suppressing intense feelings of guilt, you foolishly try to compress everything that has happened … Read More

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    GMAT Prep and MBA Admission Strategies for Top B-Schools

    GMAT Prep and MBA Admission Strategies for Top B-Schools

    by on April 19th, 2017

    MBA Prep School co-founder Tyler Cormney recently teamed up with his HBS classmate, Ajay Singh, from Stoodnt.com, on a live webinar titled “GMAT Preparation and MBA Admission Strategies for Top Business Schools.” … Read More

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    Complete Program for Getting into a Top 5 B-School

    Complete Program for Getting into a Top 5 B-School

    by on April 2nd, 2017

    This video outlines MBA Prep School’s complete program for getting into your dream school. We provide specific, actionable advice on where to focus at each step of your application journey, whether you are still … Read More

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    (Insert B-School Here) Is My Dream School!

    (Insert B-School Here) Is My Dream School!

    by on December 13th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Russell Davis, MBA Prep School. For many MBA candidates, one of the most challenging questions to answer in the interview is the dreaded, ‘So what other schools are you applying … Read More

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    5 Top Reasons to Apply to Duke Fuqua

    5 Top Reasons to Apply to Duke Fuqua

    by on September 7th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Russell Davis. As the former Associate Director of Admissions at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and now an MBA Prep School Admissions Consultant, I’ve had many … Read More

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    Recruitment Tips from an MBA Alumnus

    Recruitment Tips from an MBA Alumnus

    by on January 11th, 2016

    Companies hiring MBA students are looking to hire the future leaders of the firm. They want the candidate that will turn into the next executive, the next partner, or the next managing director. They commit a substantial … Read More

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    Chicago Booth Essay Question: 2015 Analysis and Advice

    Chicago Booth Essay Question: 2015 Analysis and Advice

    by on August 6th, 2015

    This July 2015, Chicago Booth MBA Admissions announced that the program would no longer use its classic “Who Are You?” question, thereby retiring the essay that had defined the Booth application process for seven … Read More

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    Retooling Your Resume for MBA Applications

    Retooling Your Resume for MBA Applications

    by on July 12th, 2015

    If updating your resume for your MBA applications is one of the last items on your application checklist, it’s time to reorder your priorities! The resume’s significance in the MBA admissions process cannot be … Read More

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