Recent Posts by mbharat

U.S. News 2018 Business School Rankings – Wharton ties with HBS for # 1 Spot

Posted on March 22, 2017
Last week, US News & World report released the 2018 Best Graduate Schools rankings. US News rankings are designed to help prospective students research programs across six disciplines (business, education, engineering, law, medicine, and nursing) and evaluate the potential return on their investment.  Harvard Business School has retained its #1 position for the third consecutive…
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An Indian Applicant’s Story- 5 Interview invites and 2 admit offers

Posted on March 7, 2017
Poonam, founder and president of myEssayReview, chats with Sathish, one of her recent successful students. Sathish interviewed with 5 schools (ISB, IIM, Foster, Cornell, and McCombs) and received admit offers from two of them - UW Foster and ISB. Sathish has accepted ISB’s offer. Poonam: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where are…
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Round 3 or Round 1- That is the Question

Posted on March 1, 2017
At this time of the year applicants reach out to us with the perennial question “Shall I apply in Round 3 or should I wait for R 1 in the next application season?”  Well, I tell them that there is no ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answer to this question.  The answer depends on their personal situation,…
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10 Key Steps You can Take to Get off the ‘Waitlist’

Posted on February 21, 2017
This happens every year.  You have invested significant amount of time and effort into your MBA applications, have done well at your interview, and are now waiting eagerly to get that coveted admit offer.  Instead, you receive that discouraging letter that you have been ‘waitlisted’.  Being on the waitlist is understandably a tricky situation that…
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