MBA Application Tips

Make your collaboration skills shine in your MBA application

Make your collaboration skills shine in your MBA application

Leadership and cooperation values are a must The McCombs School of Business is made up of a community of leaders, but they’re always willing to lend a helping hand to others while working towards their goals. MBA Managing Director Rodrigo Malta suggests that prospective students should highlight their leadership abilities as well as their cooperation …

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How to start the MBA application process – with admissions consultant Petia Whitmore

How do you start the MBA application process? This is a very interesting thing to think about and talk about, because in my experience candidates very often start the MBA application process with the wrong question. The reason this happens is because they often start with the thing that they find most intimidating about the …

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What London Business School looks for in MBA students

David Simpson, Recruitment & Admissions Director, MBA and Masters in Finance – London Business School   A holistic view of the candidate “It’s important that we take a very holistic view of a candidate,” David declares. (0:07) As a result, London Business School looks at factors ranging from academic experience and professional life to what …

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Sam Weeks, MBA Admissions Consultant

Are MBA Admissions Consultants an unfair advantage – or are they simply leveling the playing field?

Sam Weeks – Admissions Consultant   From the trading floor to the lecture hall Sam Weeks was once, as he puts it, “the guy on the trading floor with the two phones and eight screens.” (00:14) He loved the buzz of investment banking and the dynamism of London, yet he cast it aside to pursue …

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What does it take to get into the Kellogg School of Management MBA?

Alyssa Jackson – Associate Director of Admissions at Kellogg School of Management   An M7 MBA program Kellogg School of Management is one of the “M7 business schools,” a group of renowned institutions that also includes Columbia, Harvard, Sloan, Stanford, Booth, and Wharton. It is a collection of schools that only came about after the …

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