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MBA Admissions Masterclass: Application Strategy for INSEAD & London Business School

Learn from our MBA expert coaches about a complete Application Strategy for INSEAD & LBS. Hosted by Poets&Quants and Beatrice Tedeschi, INSEAD alum Speakers: Caroline Diarte Edwards, former Direct…

M7 Admissions Masterclass: Kellogg & Chicago Booth

Our experts share their insights and tips on the application process and what it takes to get into Kellogg and Chicago Booth. You will hear from: Host: Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds, busi…

M7 Admissions Masterclass: Columbia Business School & MIT Sloan

Learn from our experienced MBA professionals about admissions and application strategy for Columbia Business School & MIT Sloan. Host: Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds, business education ind…

M7 MBA Admissions Masterclass Series: Stanford GSB

From application strategy, to interview tips, this session with four business school and GSB experts, discusses the ins and outs of what you will need to know when applying for Stanford GSB. You will …

M7 MBA Admissions Masterclass: Wharton

Learn all you need to know about how to get into Wharton in this 60-minute strategy session about essays, interviews, MBA culture and Wharton diversity. Host: Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds…

Optimizing Value: Getting the Most From Your MBA Experience

In this 1-hour discussion, MBA expert coaches Wendy Metter and Michael Malone focus on how you can develop a holistic and strategic approach to your upcoming MBA experience. They'll explore themes of …

M7 Admissions Masterclass Series: Harvard Business School

Learn the inside scoop on HBS Admissions in this hour long discussion about what Harvard Business School is looking for and the ways that you can improve your chances at admission. Hosted by Poets&Qu…

Admissions Masterclass 3: MBA Essay Strategy

This one hour session dives deep into the strategies around a successful MBA application essay. Take the tips and tricks from our former MBA admissions insiders, and learn about essay development and …

MBA Masterclass 2: Recommendations, Resumes & Application Forms for Round 1 Admissions

Listen in as our MBA experts discuss the ins and outs and dos and don't of applying in Round 1, specifically focussing on recommender strategy, resumes and forms. We look at real resume examples and a…

MBA Masterclass 1: Round 1 Application Strategy

What does it take to stand out, and what should you be doing right now to prepare an irresistible application for September? How has the global pandemic reshaped the way MBA admissions evaluates your …

MBA Interview Strategy for HBS, Stanford GSB & Wharton

This webinar is a must-watch for those invited to interview, or hoping to be invited in the future. The venerated trinity of business schools – HBS, Stanford GSB & Wharton – have notoriously distincti…

Specialized Masters Programs: Admissions Insights & Strategy

Demand for specialized masters programs, like the Masters in Management (MiM), are on the rise, and have become increasingly popular over the last few years as more and more individuals seek to increa…

MBA Admissions Essay Masterclass 4: London Business School, INSEAD & HEC Paris

MBA Admissions Essay Masterclass 4: London Business School, INSEAD & HEC Paris Host: Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds, business education industry expert & columnist for Forbes, The Economist…

MBA Admissions Essay Masterclass: Haas, Duke, UCLA & Yale

MBA Admissions Essay Masterclass 3: Berkeley Haas, Duke Fuqua, UCLA Anderson & Yale SOM Host: Fortuna Admissions Director Judith Silverman Hodara, former Wharton head of Admissions Speakers: Sharon …

MBA Admissions Essay Masterclass 2: Kellogg, Chicago Booth, Columbia & MIT Sloan

In this webinar, you will hear from expert MBA coaches, specifically discussing the #MBA application essay for top-tier business schools. Host: Fortuna Admissions Director Matt Symonds, business edu…

MBA Admissions Essay Masterclass: The Inside Track from Former Gatekeepers at GSB, HBS & Wharton

Our Fortuna MBA admissions experts share their experience and insider knowledge on Harvard Business School, Stanford GSB & Wharton essays. Hosted by Poets&Quants with Fortuna Admissions Director Mat…

A Winning MBA Admissions Strategy for SE Asian Applicants

In this one-hour strategy session designed for students from the ASEAN region, our four esteemed panelists explore the unique benefits and opportunities of a global MBA in Asia, along with tips and st…

A Conversation with London Business School's Admissions Director, David Simpson

Fortuna Admissions Director and former LBS Senior Manager of MBA Admissions, Emma Bond, hosts a candid conversation with David Simpson, Admissions Director of London Business School’s MBA & MiF progra…

Applying to Harvard Business School, Stanford GSB & Wharton Amid Covid-19

What does it take, and what should you be doing right now to prepare a persuasive application due as soon as September? Listen to our MBA admissions experts discuss their insights into what it tales t…

Applying in R1 Amid COVID-19

As industry veterans, Fortuna MBA experts, Judith, Cassandra and Matt will share what they know from sources inside b-school admissions, along with guidance around the challenges and opportunities the…

Round 3 or 4 MBA Applications: Opportunity in the Time of Covid-19

Amid the disruption and crisis of the Covid-19 pandemic is an unprecedented opportunity for candidates hoping to enter a top business school this fall. MBA admissions are flexing to support applicants…

Navigating Uncertain Times: Your MBA in the Time of Covid-19

It’s an extraordinary time in every sense of the word, and we know a lot of people are taking stock and wondering how the ripple effect of COVID-19 is going to impact their lives and future plans. Man…

INSEAD - The Inside Track with MBA Admissions Director

Listen in on an exclusive conversation between INSEAD Admissions Directors, past and present! This is the most recent and accurate INSEAD admissions info you are going to find. Fortuna Admissions Dir…

Admissions Exams Decoded: Should I take the GMAT, GRE, or EA?

Which exam is the right fit for you? What are the key differences? Which exam will maximize your chances of admissions? We have assembled a panel of experts to help you make sense of the GMAT, GRE, an…

Decoding the Essays for Harvard, Stanford, Wharton and the Top 10 MBA Programs

Wondering how to craft a compelling set of essays that will stand out from the applicant pool and catch the attention of the Harvard, Stanford, and Wharton admissions committees? Join Fortuna Admissio…

Decoding the Essays for the Top European MBA Programs

Wondering how to capture the Admissions Committee’s attention with your story and authenticity, persuading them to invite you to interview? We discuss drafting the ideal essay and other techniques to …

Decoding the Essays for the Top 15 MBA Programs

In this insightful online presentation, our panel at Fortuna Admissions talks about how to best understand what is being asked in the top business schools' admissions essays, and how you can answer in…

Behind the MBA Admissions Curtain with The Committee from GSB, Wharton, LBS, INSEAD

Join Matt Symonds, Co-Founder and Director of Fortuna Admissions for an in-depth strategy sessions that takes you behind-the-scenes to look at how MBA admissions decisions are made. Listen in as the F…

Behind the MBA Admissions Curtain with The Committee from HBS, Cornell and LBS

Join Poets&Quants Editor-in-Chief John A. Byrne in this in-depth strategy sessions that takes you behind-the-scenes to look at how MBA admissions decisions are made. Listen in as the Fortuna Admission…

Behind the MBA Admissions Curtain with The Committee: MBA Profile Evaluations

Behind the MBA Admissions Curtain with The Committee Join Poets&Quants Editor-in-Chief John A. Byrne for an in-depth strategy sessions that takes you behind-the-scenes to look at how MBA admissions de…

MBA Strategy Session: Kellogg, Booth & Berkeley Haas. With Poets & Quants & Fortuna

Applying to Chicago Booth, Berkeley Haas or Kellogg this year? Get your admissions questions answered in this live strategy session by the experts who have personally reviewed and interviewed thousan…

INSEAD & LBS: An MBA Strategy Session with Fortuna Admissions and Poets&Quants

Applying to INSEAD or London Business School this year? Get your admissions questions answered in this strategy session by the experts who have personally reviewed and interviewed thousands of applic…

MBA Strategy Session on Harvard Business School, Stanford GSB and Wharton

Applying to Harvard Business School, Stanford GSB or Wharton this year? Get your admissions questions answered in this live strategy session by the experts who have personally reviewed and interviewe…

B-School Strategy Session: Your Roadmap to an MBA with Fortuna Admissions

Fortuna Directors and senior MBA Admissions professionals, Caroline Diarte Edwards and Judith Silverman Hodara, discuss key strategies and insider advice for laying the groundwork for MBA admissions s…

Poets&Quants Interviews Fortuna Admissions' Directors The Ideal Timetable for Applicants

John A. Byrne of Poets & Quants interviews Fortuna Directors, Caroline Diarte Edwards and Judith Silverman Hodara on this crucial MBA topic. …

How To Stand Out In The Applicant Pool: With Judith Silverman Hodara and Caroline Diarte Edwards

Fortuna Admission's Caroline Diarte Edwards and Judith Silverman Hodara share their former MBA admissions team experience with John A. Byrne of Poets & Quants. …

Common Mistakes When Applying To Business School An Interview With Fortuna Admissions' Directors

Caroline Diarte Edwards and Judith Silverman Hodara of Fortuna Admissions share their insider admissions knowledge on some of the most common mistakes an MBA applicant can make. …

MBA Admissions and Job Trends

Matt Symonds, Fortuna Admissions Director and business education correspondent for Forbes, The Economist and BusinessWeek takes a look at MBA admissions trends in the last 12 months. …

Insider Tips For MBA Career Switchers
Insider Tips For Applying To Business School

The Dream Team of former Directors & Associate Directors of Admissions from the world's top MBA programs share insight & advice for applying to b-school.

How To Stand Out As An MBA Applicant
When To Submit Your MBA Application: Round 1 vs 2 vs 3?
Insider Tips For Applying To The Wharton MBA
Fortuna’s Approach to MBA Application Development

Former INSEAD Director of Admissions, Caroline Diarte Edwards talks about how to develop your MBA application. …

Latest trends in MBA Admissions

Former Wharton Director of MBA Admissions, Judith Silverman Hodara, discusses some of the recent changes in the MBA admissions process at HBS, Wharton and other top b-schools.

Top Tips to Prepare for your MBA Interview from HBS former Assistant Director

HBS former Assistant Director, Malvina Complainville, shares insights about the MBA interview. During her time at HBS, Malvina provided hundreds of hrs of one-on-one career coaching. …

Common mistakes to avoid in your business school MBA application

Former Wharton Director of MBA Admissions, Judith Silverman Hodara, reflects on her 11 yrs working in admissions at one of the world's top b-schools, and the typical and avoidable mistakes she would e…

Insider Tips For Applying To The INSEAD MBA

INSEAD former Director of MBA Admissions, Caroline Diarte Edwards offers insider advice for MBA applicants to INSEAD. …

Insider Tips for Applying to the Harvard MBA

Harvard Business School former Associate Director, Malvina Complainville, offers insider advice for MBA applicants to HBS. …

Top Tips to Prepare for your Wharton Team Based Discussion from former Wharton Admissions Director

Wharton Business school former Director of MBA Admissions, Judith Silverman Hodara, provides insider knowledge of what Wharton is looking for in the team based discussion interview. …

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