Application - Articles
Why the MBA Power Shift from West to East is Poised to Gather Pace
Mar 18, 2019
As MBA applications fall in the US, business schools in Asia are drawing a growing number of students, thanks to booming economies, strong job prospects and diverse cohorts
Ready for Your Closeup? How to Ace MBA Application Video Assessments
Feb 25, 2019
Top business schools are introducing “live” video tests to assess candidates’ so-called “soft skills”, such as communication, which cannot be done through written essays only
MBA School Choice: UCLA Anderson vs USC Marshall
Feb 13, 2019
Both business schools, among California's best, profit from being located in Los Angeles. But they have different student bodies, positions in rankings, alumni networks and applications
Age Just a Number as Older Candidates Flock to MBAs
Feb 11, 2019
As we live and work longer, and employment becomes more insecure because of automation, experienced professionals are coming back to business school in their late 30s
Europe Enjoys a Boom in MBA Applications at America’s Expense
Jan 03, 2019
The continent’s shorter courses, cheaper fees, more international cohorts, and progressive visa rules are increasingly attractive to would-be MBAs
MBA School Choice: NYU Vs. Columbia
Jul 16, 2018
Columbia and NYU are among the world’s best schools, which enjoy the advantages of being based in a commercially dynamic city. What are the strengths of each school’s MBA?
MBA School Choice: INSEAD vs. LBS
Jun 18, 2018
London Business School and INSEAD are two of the world’s top business schools, with strong placements in consulting and technology firms. But each has its own pros and cons for potential MBA applicants.
Business School Accreditation: A Differentiating Factor for MBA Applicants?
May 23, 2018
Many of the world’s top business schools have only one accreditation. So, why would a school seek many more? Should prospective MBAs factor accreditation into their decision of where to apply?
MBA Scholarships for International Students in the US
May 07, 2018
A round-up of MBA funding options for international students studying in the US