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Testimonial – Admitted to Columbia MBA

As a re-applicant to top business schools, I was struggling to distinguish my story now from the one on my previous application. I knew there had been significant change in my experience but didn't know the best way to present it.

What Not to Write in Your MBA Application

Sample text: “I have read about the multiple students organizations and events at Booth, along with the academic research done at the […]

December 4th, 2012|applications., chicago, columbia, Duke, MBA essays, NYU, stanford, wharton|7 Comments

How to Get into Investment Banking from Business School

If you want to get into investment banking and didn’t do so immediately after undergrad, the MBA is one common […]

How to Prepare for MBA Interviews: “Walk Me Through Your Resume”

This is one of the most common questions that you will get in an interview.  Often, this question is just […]

MBA Application: How to Talk About Money – Part 1

While money is very often the motive for people to apply for MBA programs,  it is actually not a favorite […]

November 10th, 2012|admissions, Business school, columbia, IB, MBA, money, PE, wharton|0 Comments

Celebrating successes, and getting ready for a few more deadlines

Last week started really well, with a few successes – an admit to the NYU part-time program, Columbia EMBA program, […]

October 22nd, 2012|chicago, columbia, Cornell, Deadlines, EMBA, MBA, NYU|0 Comments

MBA Application: Columbia Community Essay

“Please view this video, entitled Community at Columbia. Diverse, tight-knit clusters and carefully selected learning teams are defining features of […]

NYU and Columbia MBA – Location, Location, Location

Yes, I love New York City. I have been living here for the last 8 years and it is difficult […]

August 8th, 2012|chicago, columbia, MBA, new york, NYC., NYU, programs, stern|0 Comments

How Many MBA Schools Should I Apply To?

What Admissions Officers at Top MBA Schools Won’t Tell YouIf you’ve gone to an admissions events in your town (such […]

July 30th, 2012|adcom, admissions, Application, chance, columbia, NYU, wharton|0 Comments

Is Columbia Early Decision For You?

I get many questions from applicants regarding the Columbia MBA Early Decision Admissions cycle.If Columbia is one of your top options, you […]