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Berkeley (Haas) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

Berkeley Haas announced their 2019-20 application essay prompts, and it’s a complete shake-up: two new topics for both required essays. We predict these new questions will…

Posted on September 4, 2019

INSEAD Essay Analysis 2019-2020

Ah, INSEAD, one of the longest applications in the MBA admissions world. This year the topics are more or less the same as last year… three…

Posted on September 2, 2019

Yale (SOM) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

The essay prompt on the Yale SOM application is a bit intimidating. They ask for your biggest commitment… professional? Personal? Philosophical? You won’t get much additional…

Posted on August 28, 2019

Wharton (UPenn) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

When you’re one of the top dogs, you don’t have to change with the times. That’s why Harvard and Stanford have been using the same essay…

Posted on August 27, 2019

Duke (Fuqua) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

Duke Fuqua‘s essay prompts are some of the most fun on the circuit, but they’re also quite challenging. Not only are they very idiosyncratic and a…

Posted on August 23, 2019

UT Austin (McCombs) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

UT Austin McCombs is back again this year with the same prompts they’ve run for five+ years! These two are pretty simple, though the choice between…

Posted on July 29, 2019

MIT (Sloan) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

Continuing our coverage of MBA essay topics, let’s take a look at MIT Sloan. And… there’s nothing new to report! Sloan is using the same “cover…

Posted on July 24, 2019

Northwestern (Kellogg) Essay Analysis 2019-2020

We’re back on the essay analysis beat with Northwestern Kellogg’s 2019-20 prompts. Kellogg’s video essay, once an experimental side project, is increasingly becoming the centerpiece of their application….

Posted on June 24, 2019