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Last Updated Dec 10, 2018 by

Navigating the MBA Waitlist: A Clear Admit MBA Podcast Replay

With Round 1 MBA decisions rolling out, we’re revisiting a timely episode in the Clear Admit MBA Admissions Podcast series: Navigating the MBA Waitlist. Unlike the black and white decisions some candidates have received in recent weeks—the coveted acceptances and the less popular rejections—we know many of you find yourselves in... Read more »

Last Updated Dec 3, 2018 by

Admissions Tip: The Waitlist

Last week was marked by Round 1 decision releases from a couple of the schools we cover, and in the coming weeks, nearly all the remaining Clear Admit schools are scheduled to release R1 decisions. Clear Admit’s MBA LiveWire has captured a lot of this news, including quite a few candidates recently reporting... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 2, 2018 by

Waitlisted in Round 2? Here’s How You Should Proceed

In the last week few weeks we saw multiple decision releases from the schools we cover for Round 2. MBA LiveWire has captured a lot of this news and many candidates have already been reporting that they’ve been waitlisted. We have some guidance for candidates who find themselves placed on a waitlist, but before... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 27, 2018 by

Our Latest Podcast: Navigating the MBA Waitlist

With the Round 2 MBA interview season officially behind us, we’re excite to move on in the Clear Admit MBA Admissions Podcast series to another topic still of interest to some applicants in both Rounds 1 and 2: navigating the MBA waitlist. Unlike the black and white decisions some candidates... Read more »

Last Updated Nov 27, 2017 by

Admissions Tip: The Waitlist

Last week was marked by Round 1 decision releases from a couple of the schools we cover, and in the coming weeks, nearly all the remaining Clear Admit schools are scheduled to release R1 decisions. Clear Admit’s MBA LiveWire has captured a lot of this news, including quite a few candidates recently... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 10, 2017 by

Waitlisted in Round 2? Here’s How You Should Proceed

In the last week few weeks we saw multiple decision releases from the schools we cover for Round 2. MBA LiveWire has captured a lot of this news and many candidates have already been reporting that they’ve been waitlisted. We have some guidance for candidates who find themselves placed on a waitlist, but... Read more »

Last Updated Dec 21, 2016 by

MBA Admissions Mashup: The Waitlist

Every Wednesday, we share a round-up of the latest news from MBA admissions blogs at the top business schools. Last week was decision week at the top business schools. If you’re one of the lucky ones to receive an admit from one of your target schools, congratulations! However, we know... Read more »

Last Updated Nov 28, 2016 by

Admissions Tip: The Waitlist

Last week was marked by Round 1 decision releases from a couple of the schools we cover, and in the coming weeks, nearly all the remaining Clear Admit schools are scheduled to release R1 decisions. Clear Admit’s MBA LiveWire has captured a lot of this news, including quite a few candidates recently... Read more »

Last Updated Oct 4, 2016 by

MBA Applicant Waitlisted?!# Now What?

Welcome back to our 10-part series, in which we share an excerpt from the recently published book Becoming a Clear Admit: The Definitive Guide to MBA Admissions, with added commentary from its author, Alex Brown. In this ninth part of the series, we look at what you can do if... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 13, 2016 by

MBA Admissions Mashup: Recruiting, Waitlist, Cuba, and Fit

Every Wednesday, we share a round-up of the latest news from MBA admissions blogs at the top business schools. This week, we have a whole slew of topics for you from recruiting at Harvard Business School to an amazing trip to Cuba. First let’s talk Cuba. The US Government is... Read more »