Harvard, Stanford & Wharton Essays: From Strategy To Story With MBA Prep School


So you’ve decided it’s time to apply for an MBA. What’s more, you’ve decided Stanford, Harvard, and/or Wharton are going to be your choices. How do you handle the essays? Tyler Cormney, who is the co-founder of MBA Prep School has some thoughts on how to strategize, prepare, and write admissions essays at Harvard, Stanford, and Wharton.

Cormney earned his MBA from Harvard and has been in the MBA admissions consulting biz for more than a decade. He spends nearly an hour with Poets&Quants Staff Writer Nathan Allen discussing how to effectively tell your personal story through the essays at three of the most competitive MBA programs in the world.

Harvard: As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we consider your candidacy for the Harvard Business School MBA program?

Stanford: What matters to you most and why?

Wharton: What do you hope to gain professionally from the Wharton MBA?

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