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MBA First Round Application Strategy

I’ve come up with 3 categories of essay questions for some of this year’s top schools that help me advise my clients on the best application order. First, the categories followed by the strategies. 1) “Basic” Schools – like Columbia, UCLA Anderson and Duke Fuqua that essentially ask for Goals, Personal and Why School X? (in the case of Fuqua, ... Read More »

Japan Applicants – Michigan Ross Information Session

Passing along this information from a former client… ●ミシガンレセプション 〜学校説明会と懇親会〜 このたび、ビジネススクール出願を考えていらっしゃる皆様に、ミシガン大学 Ross School of Businessをより良く知って頂くため、来る8月26日(木)に レセプションを開催いたします。 本レセプションの特徴は、入学審査官が来日して学校説明を行う「本会」と、 卒業生も数十人参加予定、立食形式で懇親を深める「二次会」の二部構成を、 アプリカントは共に無料にてご参加頂ける点です。両会、または、いずれか 一方ご都合のつく会にお気軽にご参加頂き、ミシガンビジネススクール同窓 会のネットワークをぜひ体感してみて下さい! そして、大人数のセッション では聞けないような疑問を、この機会にぜひ色々とお尋ねになって下さい。 ◎本会 (学校説明会) 〜入学審査官が来日し説明〜 日時 : 8月26日(木) 19:15〜20:40 (19:00より受付開始) 会場 : コンファレンススクエア エムプラス (10F「ミドル1&2」) URL  : 住所 : 東京都千代田区丸の内2-5-2 三菱ビル 10F 会費 : 無料 ◎二次会 (懇親会) 〜同窓会主催! 立食形式でざっくばらんにお話を〜 日時 : 8月26日(木) 21:00〜22:30 (20:45より受付開始) 会場 : メゾンバルザック (2F貸切) ... Read More »

MIT Sloan MBA Deadlines, Essays & Analysis (Class of 2013, Starting Fall 2011)

DEADLINES ESSAYS & ANALYSIS Cover Letter Prepare a cover letter (up to 500 words) seeking a place in the MIT Sloan MBA Program. Describe your accomplishments and include an example of how you had an impact on a group or organization. Your letter should conform to standard business correspondence and be addressed to Mr. Rod Garcia, Director of MBA Admissions. ... Read More »

Dartmouth Tuck Deadlines, Essays & Analysis (Class of 2013, Starting Fall 2011)

DEADLINES ESSAYS Please respond fully but concisely to the following essay questions. Compose each of your answers offline in separate document files and upload them individually in the appropriate spaces below. Although there is no restriction on the length of your response, most applicants use, on average, 500 words for each essay. There are no right or wrong answers. Please ... Read More »

Featured Testimonial – Tuck, Fuqua Acceptances

I just received this kind testimonial from one of my client’s from last year. He’ll be heading to Dartmouth Tuck, and was accepted at Duke Fuqua as well. Thank you very much! (You can see other testimonials from last year here.) “Let’s consider the next round” was a painful but a perfect advice from Bryan, which I later appreciated by ... Read More »