Be Interview Ready

The five P's of interviewing are essential! Do you know that Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Presentation?

What’s your brand?

Getting ready for a transition? Looking to explore new paths? How do you get your best out there? Make a lasting impression that differentiates you from others and helps elevate your resume or LinkedIn profile to the top of a recruiter or admission officer’s list.

MBA Success

Are you thinking about an MBA?
The decision to apply to business school is both exhilarating and challenging! Explore ways to maximize your chances of success in the application process.

Manage Your Career Trajectory

Are you evaluating your next career steps?
Should you be looking for a significant career transformation or just looking for avenues to continue to grow and accelerate your path? We’re here to help!

Casting Off

July 26, 2017
As my eldest daughter sets off for her first travel camp in the Bay Area, I’m reminded by all the wonderful and scary elements in trying something new. In her, I have seen anxiety, anticipation, and gratitude for the journey ahead. The experience has given me a greater appreciation for the energy it takes for our team, clients, and all those around us cast off to try new things every day. Here are a few lessons that have been reinforced over the past week.

UCLA Anderson Class of 2020 Essay Analysis

July 18, 2017
UCLA Anderson has released their 2017-18 essay questions! The first prompt is similar to what you will discuss in other school applications (if you’re applying to other schools), and thus should be fairly straightforward given answers to these questions should be locked in during early brainstorming.

Tuck Class of 2020 Essay Analysis

July 13, 2017
Tuck has released its 2017-18 application questions! As you approach the prompts, you’ll want to have clearly defined goals. A great way to measure this is to measure it up to the “SMART” framework – specific, measurable, attractive, realistic, and time-bound.

Wharton Class of 2020 Essay Analysis

July 13, 2017
Unchanged from last year, Wharton’s main question expects you to share your future aspirations, sharing how an MBA will help you to grow on a professional level.

UVA Darden Class of 2020 Essay Analysis

July 11, 2017
This year’s new question from Darden creates an opportunity for candidates to discuss their biases and weaknesses (don’t worry, we all have them) in a way that showcases how they learn when interacting with others.