Category Archives: Application Tips

MBA Advice for Couples

Does the couple that studies together really have more fun?  In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re sharing MBA advice for couples considering applying to business school.  For some professional couples, there comes a time when …

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MBA for College Seniors: Which One to Choose?

Last week, two more top business schools—Kellogg and Berkeley Haas—joined the growing list of those positioning the MBA for college seniors through deferred enrollment programs. Did you know the consulting team at SBC has several …

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5 Times it Makes Sense to Apply to Only One MBA Program

Deciding how many business schools to apply to is not a one-size-fits-all proposition. The majority of applicants target four to six schools. But some candidates choose to focus their energies and apply to only one …

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Do Top B-Schools Have an International Experience Requirement?

The ability to work well with people from other cultures has never been more critical. In response, business schools have continued to deepen their focus on globalization. While most schools do not have an explicit …

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Are You Ready for Round 2 at HBS?

The second round deadline is coming up at Harvard Business School on January 6th, and there’s no time like the present to review some of the critical elements your MBA application should highlight if you’re …

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Holiday Time Management Tips for B-School Applicants

In just under two weeks from today, the first Round 2 MBA deadlines hit. Are you ready for some last-minute time management tips? Even if you’re not a list person, it’s time to become one—at …

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