Archive for February, 2019

Is There Another Degree You Should Consider?

by Personal MBA Coach on February 27, 2019

While the MBA is the most commonly discussed master’s level degree offered at elite business schools, there are an increasing number of other degree options [...]


Six Things to Do in March to Prepare for MBA Applications

by Stratus Admissions Counseling on February 26, 2019

Think back to when you applied to college or university. Six months before your applications were due your parents and guidance counselor were hounding you [...]


The Bigger Picture: Say Yes

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on February 25, 2019

When my kids were younger, and less independent, every single day was a master juggling feat. Carpools, shuttling across town in LA traffic, homework, doctor [...]


Should You Apply During Round 3?

by Personal MBA Coach on February 21, 2019

Now that nearly all round 2 deadlines have passed for full-time MBA programs, you may be wondering if it is too late to join the [...]


How to figure out which MBA program is best for you

by Aringo on February 20, 2019

  The “perfect” business school is entirely subjective. You can do a lot of research on MBA programs according to rankings, salaries, GMAT, on the ARINGO [...]


Northwestern Kellogg 2018-2019 MBA Essay Tips

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on February 18, 2019

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management is a close-knit community that values a diverse community and philanthropy. As Melissa Rapp, Kellogg’s Director of MBA Admissions, [...]


What to Do When You’re On an MBA Waitlist

by Stratus Admissions Counseling on February 15, 2019

Round 1 decisions came out and you are not in. Bummer. The good news is that you were NOT denied! Here are seven tips for [...]


A Look At The 2019 Financial Times MBA Rankings

by Personal MBA Coach on February 14, 2019

The Financial Times recently released its 2019 Global MBA Rankings and once again Stanford Graduate School of Business secured the #1 position. Harvard Business School earned the #2 spot, [...]


How an experienced MBA admissions consulting firm can help you

by Aringo on February 13, 2019

Today acceptance rates at top business schools vary between 7%-21%. Due to this selectivity and competition between candidates, it is advised to enhance and enrich [...]


Wharton Team-Based Discussion 2019: What to Expect and How to Prepare

by mbaMission on February 12, 2019

The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania sent out Round 2 interview invitations on February 7, and once again, the school is using its [...]


Chicago Booth 2018-2019 MBA Essay Tips

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on February 11, 2019

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is consistently rated in the top echelon of MBA programs in the United States and is known [...]


Round 3: Four Things to Think About

by Stratus Admissions Counseling on February 8, 2019

Now that Round 2 MBA submission deadlines have passed, you may start wondering if a Round 3 application is worthwhile. Anyone who has read my blogs [...]


Tips from Inside the HBS Interview Experience

by mbaMission on February 6, 2019

Devi Vallabhaneni, an HBS graduate and former HBS MBA interviewer, is now mbaMission’s HBS Interviewer in Residence, conducting HBS Intensive Interview Simulation Congrats—you received an invitation to [...]


Decide Which MBA Application to Start With First

by Stacy Blackman on February 5, 2019

While not all Class of 2021 MBA applications have gone live yet, many have — and most programs have posted their essay questions so that [...]