Blog: Archive for the “Business School” Category

HBS Interview Invitations Will Go Out on October 6: How to Prepare

In a September 29 blog post, Harvard Business School (HBS) announced that Round 1 interview invitations will go out on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at noon eastern time. HBS will send only one batch of interview invites, along with notifications of “further consideration” (to-be-determined Round 2 applicant pool) and “early release.” This year, all interviews … Read More  

The George Washington University School of Business Essay Analysis, 2020–2021

The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) demands just a single 500-word essay from its applicants, one that covers several of the key elements of a traditional personal statement. In fact, on its website, the school refers to the submission as a “Statement of Purpose.” To craft an effective response, candidates will need to … Read More  

Acclimating to the Cold at Tuck and Hitting the Slopes at Kellogg

The thought of spending the winters in Hanover, New Hampshire—home to Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business—may send shivers down your spine. But those who hang tough and embrace the cold can discover some rewarding winter experiences, such as ice hockey and downhill skiing. Both beginners and seasoned veterans participate each year in ice hockey … Read More  

Professor Profiles: Eric Sussman, UCLA Anderson

Many MBA applicants feel that they are purchasing a brand when they choose a business school. However, the educational experience you will have is what is crucial to your future, and no one will affect your education more than your professors. Today, we focus on Eric Sussman from UCLA Anderson. Eric Sussman is an adjunct professor in Anderson’s … Read More  

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Carnegie Mellon University Tepper Essay Analysis, 2020–2021

Last year, Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business required just one essay from its applicants, who could use up to 500 words to explain what they would bring to the Tepper community that would allow them to make an impact on it. The school is posing the same question this season, but now the … Read More  

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