Category Archives: Application Tips

Sell the MBA Admissions Committee on Your Employability

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The vast majority of MBA applicants seek the degree with the primary purpose of advancing their careers and earning considerably more than they did prior …

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How Life and Career Impact the Choice and Number of Potential B-Schools

“How many schools should I apply to? Which schools should I apply to?” These are key questions aspiring MBAs ponder during the summer before the busy application-writing season in fall and winter. The answers are …

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Tuesday Tips: MIT Sloan Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

MIT Sloan School of Management has updated their MBA application essays for this year, keeping the cover letter essay and adding a personal video statement. The Sloan MBA program is focused on innovation with a …

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Why Your MBA Short List Should Include Dream, Target and (Maybe) Safety Schools

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com One of the most important decisions you’ll make during the MBA application process—big surprise—is which schools you’re going to apply to in the first place. …

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Tuesday Tips: UVA Darden Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

The Darden School of Business is a top tier MBA program at University of Virginia. Due to the strength of its academic community, UVA has significant entrepreneurial activity and is interested in fostering innovation within the …

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