Tag Archives: MBA applications

Character Prevails: Stanford & Harvard Business School MBA Applications

Have you ever heard of the term “double admits”? That’s what we in the MBA admissions consulting industry call those singular applicants who receive admissions offers from both Harvard Business School (HBS) and Stanford Graduate …

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Specify a Learning Agenda in Your MBA Application

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com “So, you want to go to business school. What exactly do you want to learn?” It sounds like a simple question, but MBA …

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Convince MBA Admissions Officials You’ve Done Your Research

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Almost every business school poses the question to applicants: “Why an MBA, and why this program?” Some do so explicitly on the application, …

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Strategize and Manage the MBA Recommendation Process

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Some MBA applicants view recommendations as a part of the business school application process that can be put on auto-pilot. But make no …

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Highlight Extracurriculars in Your MBA Application

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Many MBA applicants fear they don’t have enough or the right type of extracurricular activities and community service to impress b-school admissions committees. …

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How to Market Yourself Effectively in MBA Applications

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com You are articulate and well prepared. The interview portion of the application to your first-choice business school is moving along smoothly, and you …

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