Blog: Archive for the “2017-2018” Category

INSEAD Essay Analysis, 2017–2018

*Please note: You are viewing an essay analysis from the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. Click here to view our collection of essay analyses for the current admissions season.  This application season, INSEAD has made almost no changes to its essay approach and prompts. The admissions committee is posing the same career-related short-answer questions, with just one notable … Read More  

2017-2018 Business School INSEAD INSEAD International Business Schools MBA Essay Analysis

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Cornell University Johnson Essay Analysis, 2017–2018

*Please note: You are viewing an essay analysis from the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. Click here to view our collection of essay analyses for the current admissions season.  The Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University’s well-known Table of Contents essay prompt is in force for another year and likely still giving candidates pause whenever they … Read More  

2017-2018 Business School Cornell University (Johnson) MBA Essay Analysis

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London Business School Essay Analysis, 2017–2018

*Please note: You are viewing an essay analysis from the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. Click here to view our collection of essay analyses for the current admissions season.  After several years of progressive changes to its application essay questions (and their maximum lengths), London Business School (LBS) has remained constant with its prompts this season. The school … Read More  

University of California Los Angeles Anderson Essay Analysis, 2017–2018

*Please note: You are viewing an essay analysis from the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. Click here to view our collection of essay analyses for the current admissions season.  This season, the UCLA Anderson School of Management has abridged its primary essay question and shortened the word limit from 750 to just 500. However, it has also added … Read More  

2017-2018 Business School MBA Essay Analysis University of California Los Angeles (Anderson)

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Texas McCombs Essay Analysis, 2017–2018

*Please note: You are viewing an essay analysis from the 2017-2018 admissions cycle. Click here to view our collection of essay analyses for the current admissions season.  As we have observed in the past, the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin tends to tweak the wording of its essay prompts a … Read More  



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