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How to Write a Recommendation for MBA Candidates
Today’s post comes from Ivy MBA Consulting. This article is for those who have been asked to write a letter of recommendation for their candidate. If you’re a candidate stumbling across this post (let’s face it, … Read More
6 Ph.D. Program Interview Tips
So you got the interview—congratulations! This is your chance to stand out among increasingly competitive Ph.D. applicant pools. But, how do you seal the deal? As you’re scrambling to practice your responses and … Read More
How to Study for the TOEFL and GRE at the Same Time
Need to take both the TOEFL and GRE to apply for U.S. grad schools? In an ideal world, you would have enough time to focus on studying for each test separately, but for most students, that’s not the case. Luckily, … Read More
What to Do When You’re Waitlisted by Your Dream B-School
What should you do while you’re hovering in that space between rejection and acceptance, holding the notoriously nerve-wrecking waitlist letter from your dream b-school? First of all, see the silver lining in this … Read More
Should I Re-Apply to a B-School That Has Rejected Me?
Didn’t make it into your dream b-school the first time around? As they say, there’s always next time—which might be right now! But, is re-applying the right move for you? In most cases, resilience is viewed … Read More
When Should I Cancel My GRE Score?
Many of us have experienced this before: You walk out of a math test thinking you bombed it. A week later, the professor hands back the exams and the butterflies are wreaking havoc in your stomach. You’re waiting for … Read More
Does Your Major Matter for B-School?
You’ve mapped out your future and made a plan. The next step: b-school. You majored in English literature in undergrad and you’re concerned that you’re at a disadvantage applying to business school, despite the … Read More
9 Steps to Beat B-School Application Anxiety
For many business school students, the stress begins way before the school year starts—thanks to the notoriously daunting application process. These months are packed to the brim with research on programs, prepping for … Read More
Should I Get a Master’s or PhD?
As you start thinking about grad school, you might be wondering, “Should I pursue a master’s or a Ph.D.?” The differences between the two can be confusing and nuanced. But, given how significant this decision is, … Read More
6 Common B-School Interview Questions (and How to Answer Them)
Your b-school applications are in. You just checked your inbox and received the coveted invitation to interview at your top choice b-school! Congratulations! While this isn’t the same as an offer of acceptance, it … Read More
The MBA Application Timeline: Thinking Ahead to Be Ahead
Today’s post comes from Ivy MBA Consulting. There are a lot of things to get together and organize when you decide to apply for an MBA program. One of the most important things to remember is to not save everything for … Read More
How to Deal with a Low GPA in MBA Admissions
Your heart’s set on grad school. Perhaps you want a doctorate in literature because you’re hoping to teach Jane Austen seminars at the university level. Or, maybe you’d like a doctorate in biology, hoping to work … Read More
3 Steps to Get Your Boss to Pay for Your MBA
An MBA is pricy—but what if you could get your boss to shoulder the cost? It’s no longer unusual for employers to invest in their employees’ education. You are a human resource of the company, and in the long run, … Read More
Why Student Loans Might be a Good Investment for Your MBA
The results are in. You’ve been accepted to your top choice business school! Hurray! You’ve also received a decent scholarship and can contribute a good amount of savings to your degree. But, the numbers don’t lie. … Read More