Harvard Business School MBA Essay Analysis: 2012 – 2013

Per usual, HBS has kicked off the admissions season with their essays.  This year, HBS has made a significant departure from the past with significantly shorter essays (800 words total (not including the post-interview reflection) vs. 2000 words last year), elimination of two “standard” essays and the addition of a reflection essay after the interview […]

Columbia Business School MBA Essay Analysis – 2012 – 2013

CBS’ essays have been modified a bit since last year with last year’s optional format gone.  They have also allocated a specific number of words for the yNow, yMBA, yColumbia and ST/LT goal essays.  Question 2 wants to dig deeper to get to know you more, so get ready to take a ride down memory […]

The Economist – Which MBA? Online Fair – 2/6/12

Our friends at The Economist are hosting an online fair for all of you who promised yourself this would be the year that you pursued your MBA and want to get an early start.  On February 6th and February 7th, you can attend their MBA fair without having to leave your office! Register free or […]

MIT Sloan School of Management 2011-2012 Essay Reviews

  So you have a perfect score on your SAT, you enjoy going to circuitry conferences in your spare time and you met your significant other in the library—MIT is clearly the place for you, right?  Undergrad, perhaps, but not exactly for the business school.  One look at MIT Sloan’s 2011-2012 essay questions and you’ll […]

Kellogg School of Business 2011-2012 Essay Reviews

Kellogg is probably best known for its marketing program, but nearly equally publicized is its focus on teamwork and leadership.  The Kellogg MBA essays reflect this focus as the topics inquire about your leadership experiences, how others perceive you and your differentiating factors.  Map out a plan for what you want to focus on and […]

Wharton School of Business 2011-2012 Essay Reviews

The Wharton School of Business is certainly near and dear to the hearts of the founders of Admit Advantage having walked the halls of Huntsman Hall for two (very short) years.   Wharton is certainly known for their analytical bent, so make sure you highlight areas of your background and career where you have demonstrated analytical […]

Stanford GSB Essay Reviews 2011-2012

Stanford GSB is generally somewhat unique in its essay questions.  They genuinely attempt to get to know your personality and interests to see what makes you tick.  In essay 1, almost like a law school personal statement, they want to know what matters most to you and why.  In essay 2, they want to dig […]

Harvard Business School 2011-2012 Essay Review

Admit Advantage’s of the Harvard Business School 2011-2012 MBA essays. Don’t start your HBS MBA application without taking a look here first! www.admitadvantage.com for a free consultation.

The Indian School of Business (ISB) – In their own words

Field trip? Yes!  Hyderabad? Even better!  The beautiful city, located in the central east portion of India, is known for its spicy cuisine, Hindi-Islam mixture of culture, amazing corporate campuses and… The Indian School of Business (ISB) .   Mesmerized by the chance to leave the densely populated circus of NYC and the bone-chilling winter weather, […]

Promising ‘long ball’, HBS goes…for 10 yards

Promising ‘long ball’, HBS goes…for 10 yards

Posted by on Jan 24, 2011 in Schools in Focus

Actually, we think the process of conceiving the changes and implementing them is quite impressive.