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Coronavirus and College Admissions

Coronavirus and College Admissions

Coronavirus is impacting everyone, and will continue to do so indefinitely. There is a lot to think about for college applicants, here are a few considerations: SAT and ACT test centers are closing. Here is a link that can help you keep track, but since the situation...

Coronavirus and Business School Admissions

Coronavirus and Business School Admissions

Coronavirus is impacting everyone, and will continue to do so indefinitely. There is a lot to think about for business school applicants and newly admitted students. Here are a few things to know about coronavirus and business school admissions: GMAT and GRE test...

2020 Business School Application Trends

2020 Business School Application Trends

2020 BUSINESS SCHOOL APPLICATION TRENDS Another business school application cycle is winding down, and people are starting to craft their candidacies for the next early rounds. Here are my predictions about business school application trends. Only Applying to More...

Ready to Start Your MBA Applications?

Ready to Start Your MBA Applications?

The business school application season has officially begun, with schools releasing essays, deadlines and even the MBA applications themselves. This time of year, I often hear that applicants are planning to start working on their materials at some point in the...

How to Get Great College Recommendations

How to Get Great College Recommendations

Wondering how to get great college recommendations? It’s normal to be nervous about choosing recommenders, and about asking them to endorse you. Here are tips that can alleviate some of your stress. Choose people who know you well. Recommendation letters are a neutral...