Tag Archives: Tuesday Tip

Tuesday Tip: Thinking Very Big About Your Career

Some applicants have very focused career goals; others don’t know what they want to do at all.  Regardless, chances are quite good that you will need to articulate your career goals at some point during …

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Tuesday Tip: Why Almost All Excuses are B.S.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GP5520ODAUw[/youtube] My clients come up with all sorts of excuses for not working on their applications. Most of them seem absolutely legitimate ”“ a family member is sick or has died, people at work are …

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Tuesday Tip: The Failure Essay

I decided to get personal this week.  Every day, I ask my clients to spill their guts and get very, very personal with me – that’s how we build the best applications.  It’s a privilege …

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Tuesday Tips: Staying on Track With Your MBA Applications

Greetings from NYC! I am here on “Spring Break” with my family. As I discuss in this video, I almost did not film a video this week, but then I remembered a tip from one …

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Tuesday Tip: Why Saying “Thank You” Can Help You Get into HBS

B-school decisions are being received every day and there is a lot of happy news.  I am always impressed and touched by the clients who take the time out of their celebrating to say “thanks” …

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Tuesday Tip: How to Get Into HBS, Tip #1

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6un2nhtU29s[/youtube] My tip today answers one of my most frequently asked questions:  If I want to go to Harvard, what should I do for the next three years? My advice is strightforward, but requires you to …

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