Tag Archives: MBA Essays

Year-End To-Do List for MBA Applicants

It’s early December—the home stretch for MBA hopefuls applying to business school in uber-competitive Round 2. With numerous deadlines hitting in early January, you’ll need to manage your time well throughout the holidays. Run through …

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B-Schooled Episode #31: Tips for Trimming Essays, Application Responses

As any MBA hopeful knows, oftentimes it’s quite a challenge to fit an application, data-form, or essay response into the space provided when restrictive character or word counts are in play. This episode of the …

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B-Schooled Episode #30: Conveying Program Knowledge and Fit

This episode covers a quick admissions update from Harvard Business School, before diving into why it’s important for you to demonstrate your knowledge of and fit with the MBA programs you’re applying to—and how you …

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How to Write a Great Career Goals Essay

Almost every MBA application has a career goals essay, yet many candidates struggle with this question. They know they want an MBA. But they haven’t defined their goals or how earning an MBA degree will …

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B-Schooled Episode #15: 6 Essay-Writing Mistakes to Avoid

With the first Round 1 deadlines starting to hit in less than 5 weeks, you’re probably in the midst of essay writing. This episode will cover 6 common essay mistakes and how to avoid them. …

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Tuesday Tips: MIT Sloan Cover Letter and Video Advice for 2020-2021

Are you targeting the MIT Sloan School of Management this application season? Today, we’re sharing our tips for the MIT Sloan cover letter and personal video statement to help you create a positive impression through …

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