The Touch MBA Admissions Podcast

The Touch MBA Admissions Podcast

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Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors | How to Get Into Top Business Schools | MBA Application Tips - Essays, Interviews, Resumes, School Selection, Branding


#155 Five Takeaways from MBA Tour Panel in Ho Chi Minh – “Preparing Your Application: Advice from Admissions Directors”
Sep 9 • 22 min
Darren recently attended a panel “Preparing Your Application: Advice from MBA Admissions Directors” at the MBA Tour in Ho Chi Minh. In this episode, he unpacks the application advice given by five admissions directors.
#154 Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) & The Consortium What You Need to Know with Cristian Molina Cornejo, Tuck MBA ‘21
Aug 26 • 66 min
Cristian Molina Cornejo, Tuck MBA ‘21, shares how MBA applicants can take advantage of two programs that champion diversity and inclusion: Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) and the Consortium. Cristian also gives his best application tips after…
#153 The US MBA Experience as an International Student with Ikechukwu Edeagu, UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA ‘‘19
Aug 20 • 74 min
Hailing from Nigeria and having never visited the US, how did Ikechukwu Edeagu shortlist and apply to MBA programs? And what was his process for navigating internships and the job search as an international student? Listen to get a real-time, inside look…
#152 Kishōtenketsu
Apr 9 • 16 min
Do you feel like your MBA story is a bit bland? What if you haven’t overcome insurmountable odds or accomplished something amazing? Darren explores the possibilities of kishōtenketsu - a four act story structure used by Japanese and Chinese writers for…
#151 City University Hong Kong MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Christoph Schneider
Apr 8 • 45 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#150 Behind the Scenes of an MBA Employment Report
Mar 25 • 55 min
Darren invites Susan Bertulli, Director, MBA Career Management at Ivey Business School at Western University to discuss MBA employment reports. First, why and how are MBA employment reports produced? Then, what should you look for? Which employment…
#149 Wisconsin MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Betsy Kacizak and Brad Chandler - “”Focus Creates Advantage”
Feb 25 • 59 min
Betsy Kacizak, Director of MBA Admissions and Recruitment, and Brad Chandler, Director, Nicholas Center for Corporate Finance and Investment Banking at the Wisconsin School of Business of University Wisconsin-Madison, discuss what makes the Wisconsin MBA…
#148 Starting a Business during your MBA with Sheela Lal, Michigan Ross MBA ‘19
Feb 4 • 29 min
Guest Host Sabaina Kamara, Michigan Ross MBA ‘19, invites her section-mate Sheela Lal to share her experience applying for internships, founding Drunk Shrub and securing a full-time job post-graduation
#147 ASB MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Sean Ferguson - “An Action-Learning Based Curriculum”
Jan 27 • 62 min
Sean Ferguson, Associate Dean and Director of MBA Program for the Asia School of Business (ASB), discusses what makes the ASB MBA unique, the school’s admissions process, career opportunities and more. Program Highlights (2:28) | Admissions (24:47) |…
#146 The Three Ps of Performance
Nov 28, 2018 • 19 min
Darren shares “three P’s” you can use to clarify the value of your accomplishments in your resume and MBA application. Doing so will paint a clear picture of your performance for MBA admissions officers and employers. How did your performance compare to…
#145 IMD MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Dean Seán Meehan - Be on Companies’ Leadership Radars Mixdown 1
Nov 19, 2018 • 53 min
Sean Meehan, Dean of the MBA Program at IMD, discusses what makes the IMD MBA unique, the school’s admissions process, career opportunities and more. Program Highlights (5:33) | Admissions (22:41) | Scholarships (41:30) | Careers (45:10)
#144 The Pros and Cons of Doing an MBA Outside the US + Assessing a B-school’s Entrepreneurship Offering with Eddy Zakes, IESE MBA ’17
Oct 30, 2018 • 73 min
What do you need to know about getting a top-ranked MBA abroad? Eddy Zakes shares why he chose to uproot his young family to pursue his MBA at IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain, as well as the pros and cons of his experience. Darren also asks Eddy…
#143 Alliance Manchester MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Chris Healy
Oct 3, 2018 • 55 min
Chris Healy, Head of MBA Marketing & Recruitment of Alliance Manchester Business School discusses what makes the Manchester MBA unique, the school’s admissions process, career opportunities and more. Program Highlights (3:40) | Admissions (29:48) |…
#142 York Schulich MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Imran Kanga - “One of the most customizable programs in the world”
Sep 24, 2018 • 43 min
Imran Kanga, Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Schulich School of Business, discusses what makes the Schulich MBA unique, the school’s admissions process, career opportunities and more. Program Highlights (5:13) | Admissions (22:00) |…
#141 The Mindset to Make a “3D” Career Change - From Wastewater Engineer to Luxury Brand Manager with Laura Pan, SDA Bocconi MBA ‘18
Sep 13, 2018 • 65 min
Are you pursuing an MBA to make a “3 dimensional” (3D) jump into a new geography, function and industry? Laura Pan, currently a full-time MBA at SDA Bocconi in Milan, Italy, shares how she went from wastewater treatment engineer to luxury brand manager,…
#140 RSM MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Brandon Kirby
Aug 27, 2018 • 79 min
Brandon Kirby, Director of MBA Marketing and Admissions at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, discusses what makes the RSM MBA unique, the school’’s admissions process, career opportunities and more. Program Highlights (8:07) | Admissions…
#139 Breaking into Energy & Sustainability (as an MBA)
Aug 15, 2018 • 63 min
What do MBA applicants need to know about the recruiting process into the energy industry? Darren invites Vince Faherty, London Business School MBA ’10, to share his experience moving up from a Marketing Manager to Director at EnerNOC and then moving to…
#138 MBA Resume Do’s and Don’ts (Plus Templates!)
Aug 6, 2018 • 22 min
Your resume is often what MBA admissions officers first see, and frames how they view the rest of your profile. Follow this checklist of CV ‘do’s and don’ts’ to make make a strong first impression and set the stage for a successful application. This is a…
#137 From Stand Up Comic to MBA Student with Rob O’’Reilly, USC Marshall MBA ‘20
Jul 28, 2018 • 52 min
Rob O’Reilly performed stand up comedy for 16 years. Then he decided to get an MBA. We discuss his application journey to USC Marshall, where he’ll start this Fall.
#136 Military to MBA to Management Consulting with Alex Tuininga, Harvard MBA ’’18
Jul 17, 2018 • 67 min
Alex Tuininga, HBS MBA ‘18, discusses his transition from a navy intelligence officer to Harvard MBA to BCG management consultant. Alex also shares his thoughts on MBA recruiting and social life as a married, older student.
#135 Michigan Ross MBAs Reflect on Their First Year & Discuss the Journey Ahead
May 21, 2018 • 33 min
Guest Host Sabaina Kamara, Michigan Ross MBA ‘19, invites her friend and classmate Kashay Sanders to share her experience as a first year MBA student at the Ross School of Business. Listen to get a real-time, inside look into the “MBA1” experience at a…
#134 Successful MBAs, Leadership & High Performing Teams with Prof. Randall S Peterson of LBS
May 5, 2018 • 41 min
Guest Host and London Business School (LBS) MBA Mathias Keller invites Dr. Randall S Peterson, Professor of Organisational Behaviour and the Academic Director of the Leadership Institute at LBS, to share his thoughts on successful MBA students, how to…
#133 Breaking into Media & Entertainment (as an MBA)
Apr 26, 2018 • 56 min
What do you need to know about MBA recruiting for top media and entertainment companies? Darren invites his good friend Mark Zee, UCLA Anderson MBA ‘14, to share his experience interviewing and working for companies like 20th Century Fox and the Walt…
#132 How to Show Quant Skills (outside your GPA & GMAT)
Apr 12, 2018 • 25 min
How can applicants show evidence of quantitative skills outside of their university GPA and GMAT? Do top b-schools accept online courses like Coursera? Darren invites Admissions Directors from 3 top business schools - Cornell Johnson (USA), IMD…
#131 The Quick & Easy Way to Effective MBA Interviewing
Mar 16, 2018 • 21 min
Could this be the only book you need to prepare for your MBA interviews? Inspired by Dale Carnegie’s classic book, The Quick & Easy Way to Effective Speaking, Darren shares a simple 3-part framework to help you choose your best ‘material’ for your MBA…
#130 Breaking into CPG (Consumer Package Goods) as an MBA
Feb 24, 2018 • 48 min
What do you need to know about MBA recruiting for top Consumer Package Goods (CPG) companies? Darren invites Ana Archbold, Michigan Ross MBA ‘07, to share her experience working for companies like Kraft Foods, Unilever, and Johnson & Johnson, where she is…
#129 Breaking into Brand Management (as an MBA)
Feb 7, 2018 • 47 min
What do MBA applicants need to know about MBA careers in brand management? Darren invites Michael Schwartz, NYU Stern MBA ‘16, to share his experience working as a marketing and brand manager at companies like Philips, Unilever and Heineken. Michael has…
#128 How I Got Into Insead
Jan 23, 2018 • 52 min
Massine Bouzerar, a 25-year old Canadian, was backpacking through Myanmar in July when he realized he wanted to start his MBA asap. First round deadlines were looming in September. Within 3 months he wrote the GMAT and submitted a successful application…
#127 HKU MBA Program & Admissions Update with Sachin Tipnis
Jan 9, 2018 • 57 min
Sachin Tipnis from the University of Hong Kong discusses what makes the HKU MBA unique, the school’s admissions process and career opportunities for HKU MBAs. Program Highlights (5:15) | Admissions (26:00) | Scholarships (38:36) | Careers (44:27)
#126 Cornell Johnson MBA Admissions Interview with Eddie Asbie
Dec 22, 2017 • 68 min
Eddie Asbie, Associate Director of Admissions & Financial Aid, discusses what makes the Cornell MBA unique, the school’s admissions process, career opportunities and more.
#125 Should You Hire an MBA Admissions Consultant?
Dec 14, 2017 • 27 min
When should you use an MBA admissions consultant? How can you get the most value? What should you look for when hiring one? As a former MBA Admissions Director and Admissions Consultant, Darren shares his thoughts.
#124 Georgia Tech Scheller MBA Admissions Interview with Katie Lloyd - “At the Intersection of Business and Technology”
Dec 7, 2017 • 55 min
Katie Lloyd, Executive Director of MBA Admissions for Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business MBA, discusses what makes the Georgia Tech MBA unique, the school’s admissions process and career opportunities for Georgia Tech MBA students.
#123 Essec MBA Admissions Interview with Vivien Koh
Dec 3, 2017 • 38 min
Vivien Koh from Essec Business School (based in France & Singapore) joins the show to discuss what makes the Essec MBA unique, the school’s admissions process and career opportunities for Essec MBA students. Program Highlights (3:28) | Admissions (21:28)…
#122 Breaking into Data and Business Analytics (as an MBA)
Nov 20, 2017 • 45 min
Shane Rai, Co-Founder of TenPoint7, shares his experience breaking into data science and business analytics and as an industry recruiter.
#121 21 MBA Application Questions Answered
Nov 13, 2017 • 35 min
Lessons learned from a recent MBA admissions panel featuring senior admissions officers from Haas, Johnson, Darden, Fuqua, Ross, Stern and Yale SOM.
#120 Breaking into Venture Capital (as an MBA)
Nov 3, 2017 • 56 min
What do MBA applicants need to know about MBA careers in venture capital? Darren invites his friend Garrett to share his experience, both as an MBA student looking to break into venture capital and as an interviewer for Hewlett Packard Ventures. Garret…
#119 Breaking into Investment Banking (as an MBA)
Oct 21, 2017 • 71 min
What do MBA applicants need to know about MBA careers in investment banking? Darren invites his friend Scott to share his experience, both as an MBA student looking to break into investment banking and as an MBA recruiter for Wells Fargo Securities. Scott…
#118 Full-time vs. Part-time vs. Online vs. Executive MBA - Which is the Right MBA for You?
Oct 10, 2017 • 28 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#117 Breaking into Management Consulting (as an MBA)
Oct 4, 2017 • 55 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#116 Interacting with MBA Admissions Officers at Events
Sep 13, 2017 • 22 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#115 Charting Your Own Path in China with Jesse Miller, CEIBS MBA ‘17
Sep 1, 2017 • 35 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#114 Stephen Huber, USC Marshall MBA ’18 on Getting Off the Waitlist, Preparing Significant Others, and Breaking Into a New Industry
Aug 11, 2017 • 53 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#113 Nobody Wants to Read Your Sh*t
Aug 2, 2017 • 28 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#112 LinkedIn Tips for MBA Applicants
Jun 27, 2017 • 21 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#111 MBA for Entrepreneurs - Worth It?
Jun 19, 2017 • 62 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#110 Great MBA Letters of Recommendations with Caroline Diarte-Edwards
Jun 5, 2017 • 43 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#109 Crafting Your Best Story & Applying Through the Consortium with Sabaina Kamara, Michigan Ross ‘19
May 23, 2017 • 37 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#108 How to Finance Your US MBA with Phil DeGisi, CommonBond
May 15, 2017 • 38 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#107 Queen’s MBA Admissions Interview with Matt Reesor - “Team-based”
May 8, 2017 • 69 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#106 The GMAT Episode
Apr 27, 2017 • 54 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#105 Life as a Business School Professor with Gregor Halff
Apr 20, 2017 • 27 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#104 CUHK MBA Admissions Interview with Lawrence Chan & David Ahlstrom
Apr 7, 2017 • 47 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#103 Advice for MBA Reapplicants with Neethling McGrath, Columbia MBA ‘19
Mar 17, 2017 • 38 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#102 Last Minute Application Tips with Clare Simonis, HBS MBA ’19
Mar 3, 2017 • 37 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#101 Are Business School Students Career Ready? with Jeff Kavanaugh
Feb 20, 2017 • 44 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#100 Our Most Popular Guests Answer: “What 1 Action Can Candidates Take to Dramatically Improve Their MBA Application?”
Dec 24, 2016 • 38 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#99 Preparing for MBA Interviews with Vince Ricci
Dec 15, 2016 • 60 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#98 Insead Insights Real Time: President of Private Equity & Venture Capital Club, Rahul Kewalramani
Dec 5, 2016 • 60 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#97 Michigan Ross MBA Program & Admissions Q&A with Son Nguyen
Nov 24, 2016 • 58 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#96 Career Tips for Spain MBAs with Amber Wigmore Alvarez
Oct 31, 2016 • 47 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#95 MBA Careers in Social Impact
Oct 24, 2016 • 49 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#94 US Visas: What International MBA Students Need to Know About Working and Staying in the US
Oct 19, 2016 • 54 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#93 Which Extracurriculars?
Sep 23, 2016 • 23 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#92 MBA Careers Uncovered with Ivan Kerbel
Aug 6, 2016 • 66 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#91 Overlooked Aspects of the MBA Experience
Jul 26, 2016 • 22 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#90 Boston University Questrom MBA Admissions Interview with Dana Dubovik
Jun 28, 2016
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#89 Washington University St. Louis Olin MBA Admissions Interview with Ashley Lautzenheiser
Jun 15, 2016
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#88 ESMT MBA Admissions Interview with Nick Barniville
May 26, 2016 • 58 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#87 Boston College Carroll MBA Admissions Interview with Kristen Shambo - “A Profession Ready MBA”
May 16, 2016
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#86 Financing your MBA Abroad & International MBA Loans with Ricardo Fernandez, Insead MBA ‘06
May 8, 2016
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#85 Why I Got My MBA in Asia with Yuan Lee Chung, HKUST MBA ‘15
Apr 30, 2016
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#84 IMD MBA Admissions Interview with Ralf Boscheck
Apr 15, 2016 • 62 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#83 MBA Essays that Work - Candid Thoughts on Essays, Authenticity and Being Yourself
Apr 8, 2016 • 32 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#82 What to Ask MBA Students, Alumni & Admissions Officers to Research Schools, Sharpen your Story & Improve Your Chances
Feb 5, 2016 • 44 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#81 How to Make Better Choices When Selecting MBA Programs
Jan 22, 2016 • 21 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#80 University of Texas at Austin McCombs MBA Admissions Interview with Stephen Sweeney
Oct 9, 2015 • 51 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#79 University of Washington Foster MBA Admissions Interview with Erin Town - “Take the Reins”
Oct 2, 2015 • 47 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#78 Ivey MBA Admissions Q&A with J.D. Clarke - “Hit the Ground Running”
Sep 3, 2015 • 43 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#77 Internships, Jobs & Social Life at MIT Sloan
Aug 15, 2015 • 33 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#76 Carnegie Mellon Tepper MBA Admissions Interview with Kelly Wilson - “Leadership & Analytics”
Jun 14, 2015 • 43 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#75 Yale SOM MBA Admissions Interview with Bruce DelMonico - “Educating Leaders for Business & Society”
Jun 7, 2015 • 50 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#74 How to Overcome a Low GPA
Jun 3, 2015 • 15 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#73 Which schools in which rounds? A Kellogg Admit Shares His Process
May 15, 2015 • 29 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#72 UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions Interview with Jessica Chung - “Shared Success”
Apr 8, 2015 • 58 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#71 How to Apply for Top MBAs with Tyler Cormney of MBA Prep School
Apr 3, 2015 • 42 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#70 Ohio State Fisher MBA Admissions Interview with Julee Conrad - “Collaboratively Competitive”
Feb 28, 2015 • 46 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#69 How One Listener Got Into Kellogg, Insead, Ross, Fuqua, Johnson and CEIBS
Feb 20, 2015 • 43 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#68 4 Tips to Show School Fit
Feb 13, 2015 • 17 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#67 MBA vs MSc vs Masters in Management - Which is the Right Masters Degree for You?
Dec 27, 2014 • 19 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#66 Arizona State WP Carey MBA Admissions Q&A with Ruthie Pyles - “Business is Personal”
Dec 22, 2014 • 52 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#65 HKU MBA Admissions Interview with Sachin Tipins
Dec 7, 2014 • 53 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#64 Rotman MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Leigh Gauthier
Nov 21, 2014 • 53 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#63 Peking University Guanghua MBA Admissions Interview with Dr. Longkhai Zhao - “Best Bschool to Know China”
Nov 7, 2014 • 35 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#62 Penn State Smeal MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Stacey Peeler - “Best of Both Worlds”
Oct 31, 2014 • 35 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#61 UCD Smurfit MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Orla Nugent – “IQ, EQ & RQ”
Oct 24, 2014 • 42 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#60 Rochester Simon MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Rebekah Lewin
Oct 16, 2014 • 56 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#59 St. Gallen MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Zwanet Van Lubek
Oct 10, 2014 • 38 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#58 Illinois MBA Program & Admissions Chat with Mark Lockwood - “Take Charge”
Sep 26, 2014 • 49 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#57 HKUST MBA Admissions Q&A with Sean Ferguson
Sep 17, 2014 • 39 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…
#56 The Value of an MBA with Prof. Franz Heukamp of IESE
Sep 4, 2014 • 27 min
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess MBA applicants. Interviews with MBA Admissions Directors and students from the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful MBA application and best present…