Category Archives: Application Tips

Build your Business School Network as an Applicant

As most incoming MBA students know, the network you cultivate during business school is likely the most valuable part of the experience. Through the Internet and social media, you can get a head start and …

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The 411 on Recent Updates in MBA Admissions

If you plan to apply for business school next season, you’ll want to have a clear understanding of the MBA admissions landscape. We’ve seen several updates in MBA admissions over the past two years. Today, …

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Do This if You Have No Extracurricular Activities

Are you applying to business schools in Round 1?  Then the process of pulling your materials together will consume much of your life in the coming months as you focus on how to best position …

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B-School Rejection Recovery Plan

This is the time of year when business schools release their final decisions. Unfortunately, it isn’t always good news. You poured your heart and soul into the arduous MBA application process. Then, when your status …

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Know When to Retake the GMAT

Occasionally, we hear tales of MBA applicants offered admission in a top business school with a 640 GMAT score. But in truth, accepting students with scores of 700+ is more the norm at the most competitive programs. So, …

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