MBA Videos Articles

  • Battle of the B-School Ice Buckets

    Battle of the B-School Ice Buckets

    by on August 24th, 2014

    Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business did it first, challenging MBAs at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler School, Wharton, and the University of Virginia’s Darden School. Then, UNC laid down the gauntlet, issuing challenges … Read More

  • HBS Dean Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

    HBS Dean Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

    by on August 22nd, 2014

    Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria stood in front of the iconic Baker Library the other day and did what would have been unthinkable only a few years ago. He tossed a bucket of ice water over his head. Nohria … Read More

  • MBA Success Practices for Indian, East Asian, European, & Other Foreign Nationals

    MBA Success Practices for Indian, East Asian, European, & Other Foreign Nationals

    by on August 19th, 2014

    Dr. Shel Watts, CEO & Founder of MBA Admit, discusses high-impact actions for Indian, East Asian, European, and other Foreign National candidates that can help bring success with the MBA Admissions process. Read More

  • Insider Tips for Career Switchers

    Insider Tips for Career Switchers

    by on August 17th, 2014

    Everybody comes to the MBA application process with different end goals in mind. Many of you will be hoping to advance your career within the same industry. Others may be hoping to start a new business. And a sizeable … Read More

  • Navigating Harvard’s MBA Application

    Navigating Harvard’s MBA Application

    by on August 15th, 2014

    With Harvard Business School’s Round One deadline less than a month away, it’s certainly a timely exercise to show applicants how to navigate through the school’s online application. So we enlisted the help of a … Read More

  • Insider Tips for Applying to the Wharton MBA

    Insider Tips for Applying to the Wharton MBA

    by on August 13th, 2014

    Former Wharton Director of MBA Admissions, Judith Silverman Hodara, offers her expert insider advice for applying to the Wharton MBA program. For more videos with Fortuna’s dream team of former Directors and Associate … Read More

  • Tips and Tricks for Writing Compelling Essays

    Tips and Tricks for Writing Compelling Essays

    by on August 11th, 2014

    Kofi Kankam, Co-founder of Admit Advantage and Wharton MBA / Harvard College alum, demonstrates the essential elements to include and strategies to follow to develop an effective essay. Read More

  • The Ins & Outs of the Application Process

    The Ins & Outs of the Application Process

    by on July 28th, 2014

    Are you planning on applying to business school this year? Bryant Michaels, MBA Admissions Consultant with Veritas Prep, addresses the common pitfalls that applicants make and how you can avoid them. This session … Read More

  • HBS Deadline is 9/9: 10 Must-Dos in the Next 7 Weeks

    HBS Deadline is 9/9: 10 Must-Dos in the Next 7 Weeks

    by on July 25th, 2014

    Round 1 MBA application deadlines will be here before you know it. Now is the time to start preparing. Shawn O’Connor, renowned admissions expert, Forbes columnist, and Stratus Prep Founder and CEO, offers an … 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

  • How to Sing & Run Your Way into Stern

    How to Sing & Run Your Way into Stern

    by on July 2nd, 2014

    Spencer Case literally sang his way into New York University’s Stern School of Business. After finishing his first year in Stern’s MBA program, the Princeton University English major is now doing a summer internship … Read More

  • Admissions Office Sneak Peek: Getting into HBS & Stanford in R1

    Admissions Office Sneak Peek: Getting into HBS & Stanford in R1

    by on July 1st, 2014

    Round 1 MBA application deadlines will be here before you know it. Now is the time to start preparing. Shawn O’Connor, renowned admissions expert, Forbes columnist, and Stratus Prep Founder/CEO, offers an … Read More

  • Viral B-School Graduation Speech

    Viral B-School Graduation Speech

    by on June 30th, 2014

    I know, I know, it’s been a while since I’ve updated my blog, but trust me—I will be doing it again. I’m working on something very important at the moment. But, if you have not seen this viral … Read More

  • Most Stirring Speech Ever by an MBA

    Most Stirring Speech Ever by an MBA

    by on June 27th, 2014

    It’s rare that a commencement address rises above the ordinary, a nice got-to-have speech filled with cliches about fulfilling one’s promise. It’s even rarer that a graduating student shows up the official invited … Read More