Wharton MBA essay

Wharton MBA essay tips and analysis for 2021 intake

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Wharton recently announced its deadline and essay questions for the 2021 intake, with the Round 1 deadline as early as September 15, 2020. Wharton has for long led the ranks of the most coveted B-Schools and can, therefore, afford to be extremely choosy about their intake students. In fact, despite the big drop in applications

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Kellogg MBA Essay Questions – Analysis and Tips for 2021 intake

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For the 2021 MBA application season, the Kellogg MBA Essay questions focus on two attributes – Leadership and Values.  The applicants are required to submit two written essays and one optional essay. Apart from the written essay, Kellogg also requires three short video essays that are designed to get to know the applicant better in

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Duke Fuqua MBA Essays – Analysis & tips for 2021 intake

A 8 minute read

Keeping in mind the ongoing tumultuous times, the school has made certain changes in its application requirements to make the process simple. Allison Jamison, Assistant Dean of Admissions, explains the reasons for the changes in the blog: “During this time, we learned the importance of keeping things simple and removing some of the stress that comes

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Columbia Business School MBA essay

Columbia Business School MBA essay tips for 2021 intake

A 7 minute read

Columbia business school, at the very center of business, has retained the short answer question, Essay no. 1 (career goals), and Essay no. 2 (fit) for the application cycle 2020-21. CBS has changed Essay no. 3. Instead of your ‘favorite leader,’ CBS now desires to know about your favorite book, movie, or song. Like previous years,

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Michigan Ross MBA essay

Michigan Ross MBA Essays: Analysis and tips for 2021 intake

A 5 minute read

Michigan Ross has announced the deadlines and essay questions for the 2020-21 MBA application season. For short-answer questions, the last years’ three groups have been merged into two groups, so now the applicants will be answering two questions of 100 words instead of three questions. The career goal question remains unchanged, but the word limit

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When is the right time to take the GMAT?

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“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” ― Benjamin Franklin The above quote holds true for all GMAT aspirants on their journey to business school. Unlike the CAT which is conducted once every year, the GMAT can be taken around the year. And while this provides the test takers much-needed flexibility, it can also be

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MBA recommendation letter

MBA recommendation letter tips – Who and When to ask for 2021 admissions

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MBA recommendation letter is one of the most influential parts of your business school application. It has an 8% weight in your application. This is one component which highlights the qualitative aspects of your profile. It helps in bridging the gap between your perception and the admissions committee’s perception of you. Therefore, it is important

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MBA essay: 5 types of essays explained with examples

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MBA essay is a powerful means for you to showcase your worth to your target business school. It holds a 15% weightage in your application. The essay in MBA applications gives you a chance to showcase those aspects which you’re unable to show in your resume. But, what are the various ways in which admissions

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mba interview tips and questions

5 MBA interview tips – Most common MBA interview questions

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The moment you hit the ‘submit’ button, you start anticipating the MBA interview invite from your target business school. You have done everything to impress the admissions committee: aced the GMAT, crafted an impeccable essay, received persuasive letters of recommendation. You have been working hard for the last few months to create a well-rounded profile.

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7 Steps – How to get into Harvard Business School (HBS) MBA Program

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If you’re an MBA aspirant then you’ve surely heard or read about the Harvard Business School. Harvard has one of the most prestigious MBA programs in the world. Therefore, getting into Harvard MBA takes a lot of effort and it’s really important to understand what the Harvard MBA admissions committee looks for in applicants. To

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