Career Advice

Post-MBA Goals – Will My Short-Term Plans Resonate with the Admissions Committee?

You’re probably aware that ambitious, yet realistic post-MBA goals are critical to a compelling business school application. Not only that, understanding how business school will accelerate or pivot your career path is essential to justifying the financial and time investment required to pursue an MBA. Many clients we speak with have a general sense of their post-MBA...

Ever Think of Starting a Business? An Interview with Vantage Point MBA’s Co-Founder      

If you've ever thought about starting a business (maybe that is even why you are applying to business school!) or simply enjoy reading about people who've taken that leap, we'd love for you to check out Vantage Point MBA Co-Founder Melody Jones's recent interview with digital magazine, GoSolo. As she shares, Melody and her Co-Founder (and best...

How to Get the Adcom Excited About Your MBA Career Goals Essay Plus an Example

In last week’s article, we provided some tips to ensure the short-term goals you share in your MBA career goals essay will resonate with the admissions committee. We shared that your post-MBA goals should be specific, realistic, and logical. This is all true, but it’s only one piece of the puzzle. While a strong short-term MBA...

MBA Career Goals – Crafting a Compelling Short-Term Vision

You’re probably aware that ambitious, yet realistic MBA career goals are critical to a compelling business school application. Not only that, understanding how business school will accelerate or pivot your career path is essential to justifying the financial and time investment required to pursue an MBA. Many clients we speak with have a general sense of what...