Articles by Admissionado

  • 2014-2015 Cornell Johnson MBA Essay Analysis

    2014-2015 Cornell Johnson MBA Essay Analysis

    by on July 24th, 2014

    Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they … Read More

  • 2014-2015 Chicago Booth MBA Essay Analysis

    2014-2015 Chicago Booth MBA Essay Analysis

    by on July 22nd, 2014

    Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they … Read More

  • 2014-2015 Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Analysis

    2014-2015 Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Analysis

    by on July 21st, 2014

    Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they … Read More

  • I Got into Tuck! 4 MBA Tips from a Successful Applicant

    I Got into Tuck! 4 MBA Tips from a Successful Applicant

    by on July 18th, 2014

    We couldn’t be happier for Stella, a Shanghai-based financial accountant who got into Tuck! It’s been a long journey with her consultant, Ben Koren, and after a lot of red ink and hard work, she’s going to her … Read More

  • 2014–2015 UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Essay Analysis

    2014–2015 UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Essay Analysis

    by on July 13th, 2014

    Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they … Read More

  • Why MBA? 7 Overlooked Reasons to Get an MBA

    Why MBA? 7 Overlooked Reasons to Get an MBA

    by on July 12th, 2014

    Why MBA? Maybe you’re looking to develop some new technical skills that will put you ahead in your career. Or you want to rub elbows with the best and brightest. Or maybe you’re really into eating cheap burritos … Read More

  • Consultant Roundtable: Advice for Future MBA Applicants

    Consultant Roundtable: Advice for Future MBA Applicants

    by on July 10th, 2014

    B-Schools are dropping their deadlines and essays faster than Shia LaBeouf can get arrested, which means it’s ON for all you MBA applicants. To help you out, we polled four of our consultants from the top schools … Read More

  • Who Gets into HBS? 7 Insights from the Admissions Director

    Who Gets into HBS? 7 Insights from the Admissions Director

    by on July 6th, 2014

    Earlier this month, Poets&Quants published an article, A Revealing Interview with Harvard Business School’s Dee Leopold, and we couldn’t wait to write about it. Dee Leopold, managing director of MBA admissions … Read More

  • 2014-2015 McCombs MBA Essay Analysis

    2014-2015 McCombs MBA Essay Analysis

    by on July 3rd, 2014

    Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they … Read More

  • 2014-2015 Yale SOM MBA Essay Analysis

    2014-2015 Yale SOM MBA Essay Analysis

    by on July 2nd, 2014

    Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they … Read More

  • MBA Essay Writing Guide, Expert Advice from Rough to Final

    MBA Essay Writing Guide, Expert Advice from Rough to Final

    by on June 19th, 2014

    Things that are easier than writing an MBA essay: Getting a cavity filled Parallel parking in Times Square Solving this Rubik’s cube Getting into SpaceCamp for grownups Pretty much everything else Writing MBA essays is … Read More

  • Applicant Advice: How I Got into a Top Program

    Applicant Advice: How I Got into a Top Program

    by on June 18th, 2014

    Our buddy Frank got accepted into his top choice Financial Engineering programs—UIUC and NYU! Frank learned a lot in his experience applying with his Admissionado consultant Bolong Li, and now he’s got plenty of … Read More

  • More MBA Applications, More Competition

    More MBA Applications, More Competition

    by on June 12th, 2014

    HEADS UP—the number of MBA Applications to U.S. programs is on the rise. Some say it has to do with an increase in entrepreneurship; others credit the improving economy. But according to an article in the Wall Street … Read More

  • 50 MBA Essays That Worked – FREE Download

    50 MBA Essays That Worked – FREE Download

    by on June 11th, 2014

    Ahhh. The sand. The sun. The inspiration to write killer MBA essays for my 2015 applications … It’s that time of year already. The beach sand is getting warmer, the ice in your Moscow Mule is starting to melt a … Read More