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“In Your MBA Application, Be Authentic” (Stacy Blackman, “US News & World Report”)

Stacy Blackman provides excellent advice on how to be authentic and impressive in your business school application essays. Simply writing about your passion, however, is not enough to make a great essay. Avoid going into too much detail or being … Continue reading

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How to Write the Required Essays for the Harvard Business School (HBS) MBA Program

Harvard’s essays for the MBA class of 2015 are blissfully straightforward: Tell us about something you did well. (400 words) Tell us about something you wish you had done better. (400 words) I strongly suggest following their advice: “Don’t overthink, … Continue reading

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