Jacob Allison

Jacob Allison Has 33 Posts

Mentioning Family in Application Essays

They say, “write what you know,” and for the most part, that applies to your MBA admissions essays, too. We often find ourselves encouraging the applicants…

Posted on March 21, 2019

3 Tips for Non-Traditional MBA Applicants

Most MBA applicants come from traditional “business” backgrounds, that is, accounting, management consulting, sales, or finance and investment banking. However, a lot also come from non-traditional…

Posted on January 11, 2019

Starting The Grad School Statement of Purpose

A successful graduate admissions essay communicates the experiences and accomplishments of the applicant and how they relate to their pursuit of grad school. But how does…

Posted on January 7, 2019

Research Experience for Grad School Admissions

Research experience can be one of the biggest boosts to your competitiveness when applying to graduate programs, but why do graduate programs value research experience so…

Posted on December 14, 2018

10 Tips for Prepping for Grad School Admissions

In addition to getting good grades and taking the GRE, there’s tons of stuff  that students who are considering going to graduate school should be doing…

Posted on December 3, 2018

Communicating Your Need For An MBA

Pursuing an MBA is a gateway to career advancement and job opportunities that simply aren’t available to non-MBA holders, and an essential part of a successful…

Posted on November 19, 2018