The Touch MBA Admissions Podcast
About This Show
Get an inside look at how top business schools assess candidates. Interviews with Admissions Directors & students from the world's top ranked MBA programs. Strategies and tips on how to craft a successful application. Straight talk on how to find and get into your target MBA programs.
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#100 Our Most Popular Guests Answer: “What 1 Action Can Candidates Take to Dramatically Improve Their MBA Application?”
Dec 24 16
To celebrate the 100th episode of the Touch MBA Podcast, I’m trying something a little different. Instead of hearing from just 1 guest today, you’ll hear from 9.I asked guests from our most downloaded episodes:“What 1 Action Can Candidates Take to Dramatically Improve Their Application?” Today, you’ll hear answers from some incredibly knowledgeable folks, a group with over 75 years of MBA admissions experience.You'll get 9 powerful, bite-sized tips (each less than 5 minutes) on mindset, positioning, school selection, resumes, essays and interviews.I encourage you to listen EVERY minute so you can absorb ALL the advice each guest has to offer.Applying to top MBA programs is never easy. I hope these words of wisdom inspire you prepare your best application and stay true to who you are and what you value.Tune in and enjoy!Nick Barniville, Associate Dean for Degree Programs, ESMT Berlin (6:20)Caroline Diarte Edwards, Former Admissions Director of Insead and Director of Fortuna Admissions (7:54)Lawrence Li, Northwestern Kellogg Full-time MBA (13:03)Leigh Gauthier, Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto (15:26)Tyler Cormney, CEO & CoFounder, MBA Prep School (19:07)Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University (23:56)Ashley Lautzenheiser, Associate Director of Graduate Admissions at Olin Business School, Washington University of St. Louis (26:20)Chua Nan Sze, Director of Graduate Studies, NUS Business School, National University of Business School (29:30)Ivan Kerbel, Former Director Career Development Office of Yale School of Management and Founder, Practice MBA (32:58)Episode summary, links and more at: http://touchmba.com/100
Rated 5 out of
Soh King Lin
Helps me understand MBA admissions perspective
Listening to multiple interviews with Admissions Directors has helped me understand what they are really looking for and how I can improve my application. A good complement to attending MB infosessions.
Date published: 2015-06-10