Archive for July, 2018

Skip the Industry-Specific Jargon in MBA Essays

by Admissionado on July 30, 2018

Picture this: you’re sitting around the dinner table with your family on Thanksgiving when your uncle turns and asks you, “So what do you actually [...]

How to Tackle the Wharton MBA Essay

by Stratus Admissions Counseling on July 30, 2018

The departure of MBA Admissions Director Frank DeVecchis in May isn’t the only change at Wharton this year. Essay prompts posted in June show a [...]

Essay Analysis: Cornell Johnson School of Business 2018-19

by Admissionado on July 27, 2018

We’ve got some big changes from Johnson this year! They’ve cut their long-time “table of contents for your life story” prompt in favor of an [...]

How to Answer the Booth 2018-2019 MBA Essay Questions

by Stratus Admissions Counseling on July 26, 2018

Booth has made a couple of changes in its application this year. The major change is that it dropped the image prompt essay from years [...]

The GMAT Official Guide 2019 edition, part 3

by Manhattan Prep on July 25, 2018

Welcome back to our series on the new Official Guide (OG) books! (If you’d like, you can start with the first installment of this article [...]

MBA Re-applicant? Here’s How to Tackle Your Application V2

by Admissionado on July 25, 2018

It didn’t work out last year. Not what you were hoping for undoubtedly, but all is not lost. Are you determined? Are you motivated? Is [...]

Essay Analysis: Dartmouth Tuck School of Business 2018-19

by Admissionado on July 24, 2018

Tuck has come out with their essays, which include an interesting new take on the standard MBA goals essay. Tuck used to have a very traditional [...]

Essay Analysis: UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

by Admissionado on July 24, 2018

We have a number of changes from Haas this year, though the application remains short and fairly traditional. One interesting element of these prompts is [...]

Professor Profiles: Duke Fuqua’s Bill Mayew

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on July 24, 2018

Having the opportunity to learn from the best and brightest minds in business is one of the top motivators for many applicants considering an MBA [...]

Student Perspectives: The “Pay It Forward” Mentality at UCLA Anderson

by Anderson School of Business on July 23, 2018

This post is a part of the Student Perspectives series – each post is written by a current UCLA Anderson student, and provides first-hand perspectives and experiences [...]

Texas McCombs MBA Events: On-Campus & Around the World

by McCombs School of Business on July 23, 2018

The 2018-2019 Full-Time MBA application is now open! If you’re planning to apply, we encourage you to review the MBA events below and register now to hold [...]

MBA Program Research and Campus Visits

by Admissionado on July 23, 2018

When you’re house-hunting, you know to be pretty thorough. Before signing a lease or mortgage, you scope out the place, check the corners for mold, [...]

Exploring Prague

by IMD Business School on July 23, 2018

Enjoying beautiful sunsets and the city of Prague! Suyun

When to Stop Studying for the GMAT: 5 Signs

by Manhattan Review on July 23, 2018

Continual study for the GMAT can be a slippery slope. After all, if you’ve allotted the recommended three or more months to practice, isn’t it [...]