Tag Archives: Harvard MBA

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #62: How to Approach the HBS Essay

The open-ended Harvard Business School essay strikes fear into the hearts of many MBA candidates. As does the fact that it has no word limit! How in the heck should you approach your response? …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode 54: Secrets of Dual HBS/GSB Admits, Part 2 of 2

Anyone who decides to pursue an MBA typically understands that the odds are against most applicants when it comes to being admitted into the top-ranked programs. This fierce competition makes it all the more …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode 52: Secrets of Dual HBS/GSB Admits, Part 1 of 2

The MBA admissions process can often be brutal. The competition to get into highly ranked programs is especially cutthroat, which makes it all the more impressive when a candidate gains admission to not one, …

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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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