Blog Posts: MBA Programs

Why should MBA applicants care about the B-school Dean?

What does the Dean of a top business school really do, think about, and value most? And why should you, as an MBA applicant, care about him or her?

Categories: MBA Programs, MBA Preparation

Tags: B-school, applicant, Admissions, MBA Admission, Business School, MBA Admissions, MBA Application, social media

Which Business Schools to Target? Easy as 1, 2, 3

Deciding to pursue b-school admission is a big decision. Determining which MBA programs to target is equally big! Here's some help.

Categories: MBA Programs, MBA Preparation, Free Evaluation

"Confidence vs. Arrogance" -- Astute MBA Applicants Know the Difference

Beyond highlighting your achievements, does your b-school application include the important component of self-analysis? 

Categories: MBA Programs, MBA Preparation

Tags: B-school, Admissions, MBA Admission, Business School, MBA Application, MBA Consultant

Another 5 Lousy Reasons for NOT Applying to B-school

Second in a series for individuals who have not yet started to prepare their MBA applications. For a look at Reasons 1-5, see our previous blog post at

Categories: MBA Programs, Core Services, Additional Services, Services, MBA Preparation, Free Evaluation

Tags: B-school, Admissions, MBA Admission, Business School, MBA Admissions

What's New in MBA Admissions? - Part One

Much of the admissions process remains exactly the same today as it was back in 1996 when The MBA Exchange began advising applicants. In two posts, we will share some noteworthy changes impacting b-schools and their applicants. 

Categories: MBA School Profiles, MBA Programs, Additional Services, Services, Services

Tags: B-school, Harvard, Stanford, Admissions, MBA Admission, Business School, MBA Admissions

Our MBA Dean of the Year for 2013: Drumroll, please!

Our choice as 2013 Dean of the Year is an easy one to make: Nitin Nohria of Harvard Business School continues to set the pace among leaders of the world's top MBA programs and thus deserves this distinction.  

Categories: MBA Programs, Blog

Tags: B-school, Harvard, Business School

Is an International MBA Right for You?

An increased number of U.S. applicants are interested in earning their MBA degrees abroad. The following insights into the attributes of an International MBA education may help you make more informed decisions about your future plans. 

Categories: MBA Programs, Blog

Tags: Harvard, Admissions, MBA Admission, MBA Admissions

3 keys to success in Kellogg's new Video Essay

It was only a matter of time until a top-10 program introduced a mandatory video essay. We’re excited about this new opportunity for Kellogg applicants to make an impact above and beyond the written application! 

Categories: MBA Programs, Additional Services, Blog, Services

Tags: Kellogg, Admissions, MBA Admission, MBA Admissions, MBA Application

How do you decide whether a business school is the right fit?

There are at least 5 aspects to “fit” when deciding if a certain business school is the best choice for you.

Categories: MBA Programs

Tags: B-school, MBA Admission, Business School

Part-time MBA: Is it the right choice for you?

More than half of all MBA students are enrolled in part-time MBA programs, according to a recent survey by the American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Are you thinking about a part-time MBA program? It might be a good option.

Categories: MBA Programs

Tags: MBA Admission, MBA Admissions