Tag Archives: Deirdre Leopold

Advice from Harvard’s MBA Admissions Director

Don’t try to stand out, do make sure you understand—and are excited about—the case method approach to learning, and stay curious are three of the main pieces of advice Harvard Business School’s Dee Leopold offers …

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At Harvard Business School, It’s D-Day for R2 Applicants

Those who have barely breathed since hitting the submit button January 10th for Harvard Business School will finally experience some great relief today, in one form or another. According to Admissions Director Deirdre Leopold‘s  recent …

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More Women Head to School for MBAs

This post originally appeared on the U.S. News–Strictly Business blog. In just a few weeks, a record number of female students will set foot in the hallowed halls of Harvard Business School and the University …

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4 Ways to Improve Your Chances of Getting In

This post originally appeared on the U.S. News–Strictly Business blog. Securing a seat at a top M.B.A. program isn’t a slam-dunk for anybody, and it’s rare that an applicant can’t improve his or her candidacy …

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Recommendation Do’s and Dont’s from HBS

On Monday, Harvard Business School‘s Director of Admissions, Deirdre Leopold, updated the blog with sound advice concerning recommendation letters. You can read the post in its entirety here, but below you’ll find Leopold’s most important …

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HBS Admissions Answers Common Questions

Admissions Director Deirdre Leopold of Harvard Business School updated the Director’s Blog earlier this week with some answers to early bird questions coming in by phone and email. Here are the Q&A’s she highlights from …

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