Tag Archives: Harvard MBA

Targeted Tips for Finance Applicants

MBA admissions officers used to heavily favor finance applicants.  Business schools such as Harvard, Wharton and Stanford respect the strong work ethic of investment bankers and money managers. Those qualities indicate readiness for the rigors …

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Harvard MBA Deadlines: 2019-2020

Are you already planning your application strategy for Harvard Business School? Then get out your calendar, because the Harvard MBA deadlines for the 2019-20 admissions season have been announced! ROUND 1 Application due: September 4, …

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Is MBA Admissions Fraud-Free?

This week, the FBI indicted 50 individuals—including celebrities, CEOs, college coaches, and test administrators—in a massive college admissions fraud scheme. By all accounts, this is most egregious cheating scandal in the history of higher education. It’s …

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Tuesday Tips: Harvard Business School Fall 2019 MBA Essay Tips

Harvard Business School has confirmed that the essay question for the class of 2021 remains unchanged from last year. The most challenging part of the HBS essay is remaining disciplined. With unlimited space to make …

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HBS Announces Winners of 2018 New Venture Competition

Last night at Harvard Business School, 12 student and alumni finalist teams made their pitches for $315,000 in cash prizes, plus in-kind prizes, at the Finale of the 21st annual HBS New Venture Competition (NVC). The top prize …

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First Year HBS Student Debunks 3 Common Preconceptions

People have a lot of preconceived notions about what Harvard Business School is like, much of it good but some of it not so great. I came across an article written by MBA candidate Philip …

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