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Mission Admission: Details Matter, But…

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. As MBA admissions consultants, we know firsthand the intense pressure business school candidates feel, and we sometimes wish we could convince you that small points are really just that—small points. We get asked, “Should this be a comma or … Read More →

Mission Admission: Ask for Last-Minute Feedback

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. As most business schools have recently released their deadlines for the 2015–2016 season, we thought we would share a piece of advice that might help alleviate some deadline-related stress. After you have completed (but not yet submitted!) your application(s), … Read More →

Mission Admission: What If I Have No Supervisor?

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. “I am self-employed.” “I am a vice president in my family’s business.” “I am a freelancer.” “I am a contract consultant.” If you can describe your professional situation using any of these statements—or something very similar—you may very well … Read More →

Mission Admission: Will I Get In?

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Not surprisingly, one of the most common questions MBA candidates ask is “Will I get in?” Of course, this is an important question to consider before applying, and we suggest that you honestly assess and understand your candidacy and … Read More →

Mission Admission: Are You Employable?

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Are You Employable?  We believe that asking MBA candidates about their goals is plainly absurd, because so many students change their goals while they are in business school. Further, an MBA is supposed to be about career development and … Read More →


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