Articles by Personal MBA Coach

Haas EMBA Applikation Essays Tips

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 31, 2023

Interested in applying to the Haas EMBA program? Head over to Personal MBA Coach’s blog to read our tips for how to approach the application essays. Berkeley Haas EMBA Essay [...]

Resolutions for MBA Aspirants in 2023

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 30, 2023

Making a list of resolutions for 2023 can be a powerful exercise for future b-school aspirants. They can help you stay motivated and committed, build new habits, and seek support [...]

Top Deferred MBA Programs: Should You Apply?

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 27, 2023

If you are currently in your senior year of college or enrolled in a graduate program that you began right after graduation, this article is for you. While it might [...]

6 Reasons Why You Might Consider Applying To Business School In Round 3

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 24, 2023

Thinking about applying to business school in round 3? With many schools noting lighter application volumes in round 1 and round 2 this year, round 3 might be a great [...]

The Cornell EMBA Blew Us Away—Catch The Interview

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 23, 2023

Beat the GMAT recently had the opportunity to connect with Dean Mark W. Nelson and Dr. Manoj Thomas from Ivy League Cornell SC Johnson School of Business. We dove into [...]

Will a Social Impact MBA Help You Reach Your Career Goals?

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 23, 2023

The MBA degree has long been a stepping stone for careers in consulting and finance. Yet, in recent years, we’ve seen a shift towards using the MBA as a force [...]

Booth EMBA Application Deadlines and Essay Tips: 2022-2023

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 20, 2023

Interested in applying to the Chicago Booth EMBA Program? Check out Personal MBA Coach's tips for how to tackle the Booth EMBA application. Chicago Booth EMBA Essay 1: (2 page [...]

Applying in Round 1? Start This Part of the MBA Application Process Now

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 19, 2023

There’s something about a new year, the promise of what’s to come and the thrill of possibility, that has our whole team feeling excited about 2023! The new year is [...]

MBA Planning Week 2: Enhancing Your Extracurricular Profile

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 17, 2023

Planning to apply to business school in 2023 (or beyond)? Get started now with Personal MBA Coach’s 2023 MBA Planning tips series. This week we will be covering how to [...]

MBA Application FAQs

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 12, 2023

Being a week or so out from many Round 2 MBA application deadlines, we’re fielding a lot of questions from our clients on how to fill out the actual ‘application’, [...]

MBA Planning Week 1: Make Your Career Work Harder For You

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 10, 2023

Eat healthier. Exercise more. Get organized. These may be some of the new year’s resolutions you had in mind. However, do not forget: Start My MBA Planning! While there is [...]

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #134: Ten Things I Wish I’d Known About Recommendations When Applying (Part 2)

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 9, 2023

In the last episode of B-Schooled, host Chandler Arnold shared five things he wished he’d known about recommendations when applying to business school. He emphasized things such as how to [...]

The Executive MBA Vs MBA: Which To Choose?

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 6, 2023

Personal MBA Coach frequently works with candidates who find themselves teetering on the line between an EMBA and a full-time MBA. If you find yourself in this position and are [...]

2022 Application Trends See Boost in International Interest

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 3, 2023

The pandemic-fueled rush to graduate management programs has officially come to an end. But while total applications have dipped slightly from the pandemic-level spikes, there is one noteworthy increase to [...]

GMAT Practice Test Strategy

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 2, 2023

Taking the GMAT is an integral part of applying to business school, and if you’ve done any amount of GMAT exam preparation, you’ve likely heard that taking full-length GMAT practice [...]

Harvard Business School vs. Stanford GSB

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 29, 2022

With Round 2 deadlines approaching in less than one month (!!), we’re in peak essay iteration mode with many of our clients. For those who are applying to both Harvard [...]

Getting off the MBA Waitlist

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 27, 2022

While getting a spot on the MBA waitlist may be disappointing, being placed on the waitlist is generally good news. This means that the admissions committee liked your application, even [...]

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #133: Ten Things I Wish I'd Known About Recommendations When Applying (Part 1)

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 26, 2022

In this episode of B-Schooled, our host Chandler, who holds an MBA from Stanford GSB, shares the first five of ten things he wished he’d known about recommendations when applying [...]

Why Should I Get An MBA?

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 22, 2022

Considering an MBA but still not sure whether it is the right move for YOU? Every year, Personal MBA Coach works with clients who ask: Why should I get an [...]

GMAT Verbal for Non-Native English Speakers

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 20, 2022

If you’re a non-native English speaker planning to take the GMAT to apply to business school, you may be concerned that the fact that English is not your first language [...]

1 / 10  >  >>