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Mission Admission: When to Schedule Interviews

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. With the 2016–2017 MBA application season moving along at full speed, we thought we should explore an issue that brings endless paranoia to business school candidates: when to schedule interviews. Many programs will give applicants a significant window in … Read More →

Mission Admission: Choosing Safe Recommenders

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Given that you still have significant time before next year’s first-round application deadlines, you have the opportunity to take some steps now to ensure you submit your strongest applications possible. One such step is doing some background work on … Read More →

November 15, 2016

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Mission Admission: Waitlist Strategies, Part 2

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Last week, we focused on how waitlisted MBA candidates should respond when their target school asks them to not send any follow-up information. This week, we examine waitlist situations in which the school encourages applicants to provide updates on their progress. In the … Read More →

November 8, 2016

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Mission Admission: Waitlist Strategies, Part 1

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. In recent weeks, many candidates have received a response from MBA admissions committees that can sometimes be far more frustrating than a rejection: “You have been placed on our waitlist.” What should you do when your status is uncertain? … Read More →

November 1, 2016

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