The IESE MBA Programme last deadline for the Class starting in Fall 2011 is coming up soon. Here’s my analysis of the IESE MBA essays: 

IESE Essay 1: Please describe your short term professional goals (post MBA). (200 word limit)
Analysis: standard MBA question but a short version – focus on 2-5 years from graduation. 
IESE Essay 2: Please describe your long term professional goals (post MBA). (200 word limit)
Anslysis:  In this essay you can talk about 5, 10 or even 15 years after graduation. Show your vision and how you see yourself develop as a leader and a professional. 
IESE Essay 3: Describe two substantial accomplishments and one failure in a professional or private endeavour. (600 word limit)
IESE Essay 4: Describe your job responsibilities. (250 word limit)
IESE Essay 5: Describe the most difficult project (personal or professional) that you have faced recently (within last two years). (200 word limit)
IESE Essay 6: I wish that the application had asked me… (200 word limit)ation had asked me… (200 word limit)