School Spotlight: Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

Cornell SC Johnson College of Business Admissions Highlights:  Application Deadlines Note: These are the deadlines from the 2016-2017 application season. We will post the 2017-2018 deadlines once they are available. Source: http://www.johnson.cornell.edu/Programs/Full-Time-MBA/Admissions Johnson Cornell MBA 2017-2018 Essay Questions: Note: We will post the 2017-2018 essay topics once they become available 2016-2017 Cornell Johnson Essay Topics Essay 1 At… Continue reading

School Spotlight: Harvard Kennedy School

Harvard Kennedy School Admissions Highlights: Overview of Degree Programs Master in Public Policy (MPP): The two-year MPP program provides future public leaders with the conceptual framework and practical skills necessary to succeed in public service. The MPP core requirements are built upon strong foundations in three methodological areas: analysis, management, and leadership. Master in Public Administration/International… Continue reading

School Spotlight: Yale School of Management

Yale School of Management Admissions Highlights: 2017-2018 Application Deadlines: Source: http://som.yale.edu/programs/mba/admissions Yale SOM 2017-2018 Essay Questions: Round 1 Application deadline: September 13, 2017 Decision release: December 6, 2017 Round 2 Application deadline: January 4, 2018 Decision release: March 27, 2018 Round 3 Application deadline: April 18, 2018 Decision release: May 17, 2018 Essay prompt: Describe the biggest… Continue reading

School Spotlight: University of Chicago Booth School of Business

University of Chicago Booth School of Business Admissions Highlights: 2017-2018 Application Deadlines: Booth 2017-2018 Full-Time MBA Essay Questions: NOTE: These are the questions from the 2016-2017 application season. We will post the new ones once they are available. 2016-2017 Chicago Booth Full-Time MBA Essay Question: View this collection of shared Booth moments. Choose the moment that best… Continue reading

Consultant Spotlight: Marcus from Harvard Graduate School of Design

Bio of Marcus from Harvard Graduate School of Design Marcus is a third year student at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design pursuing dual masters degrees in architecture (MArch I) and urban planning (MUP). Marcus was selected as one of twelve students from graduate schools across Greater Boston to receive the Rappaport Summer Public Policy… Continue reading

Consultant Spotlight: Elisa from Cornell Johnson School of Business and School of Industrial Labor Relations

Bio of Elisa from Cornell Johnson School of Business and Cornell School of Industrial Labor Relations Elisa has an MBA and Masters of Industrial Labor Relations from Cornell’s Johnson School of Business and Cornell’s School of Industrial Labor Relations. Elisa focused on Marketing during her MBA and Organizational Behavior during her time at ILR, combining her interests… Continue reading

Consultant Spotlight: Jamal from University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Bio of Jamal from University of Chicago Booth School of Business Jamal holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where his concentrations were finance and entrepreneurship. He is a 2011 Management Leadership for Tomorrow MBA Prep Fellow. At Chicago Booth, Jamal was a leading member of the Investment Management Club,… Continue reading

Consultant Spotlight: Karina from Harvard Kennedy School

Bio of Karina from Harvard Kennedy School Karina holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School. At the Harvard Kennedy School, she was the recipient of the Center for International Development travel scholarship and the Women and Public Policy’s Roy Family Internship Program fellowship. She also co-chaired the International Bridge Builders… Continue reading

Closing the Loop When Your Network Pulls Through

Guest Post from Gabrielle, Blogger for The Art of Applying  If you haven’t already read Parts One and Two of this series on signs it’s time to look for a new job and how to tap your network to help in the process, you may want to check them out before reading this third, and final,… Continue reading