“The two essays map directly to aware and nice,” explains Luke Anthony Peña, executive director of admissions and financial aid at the Tuck School, in an announcement regarding the essay updates.
“The essays invite reflection on these criteria because you have opportunity elsewhere to demonstrate that you are smart, through your GMAT, GRE and transcripts, and accomplished, per your resume.” Stacy Blackman Consulting can help you put together a successful Tuck application, contact us to learn more about the customized assistance we can provide for you.
It’s flu season, so all the folks with school age kids have brought their kids’ nasty cooties to work and kindly shared them with the rest of us. Since […] During the next 10 days, I’ll know the final decisions for 4 out of the 5 programs that I applied to during R1.
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This essay seeks to understand your personality while working with a team.
While it may be tempting to use an example of mentorship or volunteering with the less fortunate, a more powerful example will be when you were nice to a peer or someone in competition with you.When I first realized that the event was being held […] In just a few days, it’ll be August.For many reasons, that is the month that things really begin to heat up in Top 20 MBA land.w=300" data-large-file="https://mbaover30.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/istock_000012681402xsmall.jpg? w=425" / So I’ve logged quite a bit of face to face time with MBA ad/coms over the past few days.The first opportunity to that end was the Wharton Diversity Info Session held by two of its admissions officers at the Deloitte tower downtown last Thursday.Describe the process of your goal-setting and then spend a bit of time on why Tuck is the right place for the next step.With only 75 words, you don’t have a lot of excess space, but can include one or two specifics about the program that are important to you.It’s often easy to be nice in a low stakes environment, but less common to be nice when it may not personally benefit you. Do you help your teammates understand issues or argue with them? When have you helped someone when it was not noticed or required?Choose a time when you have truly been a nice and helpful teammate and then explain the situation, what you did, and the result.That is how I felt today after my coffee chat engagement with student ambassadors from Dartmouth’s Tuck school of Business.And after not one, but 2 incredibly underwhelming b-school engagements that led to one then another EDIT of my target list, I’m ecstatic to feel this way about another MBA program.