We frequently mention how underappreciated the resume is as part of an MBA application. It may come as a surprise to hear this, but really, truly, the resume you have on hand from the last time you were job-hunting is not optimized for this process of getting into a top-end MBA program.
Recently we talked about whether you need to be working at a brand-name company in order to get into bschool (tldr; no).
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If you’re reading this and wondering what more needs to be done: Our Reworking the Resume App Accelerator can add significant value in giving you guidance on what needs to go into a strong MBA resume, and also very helpful, getting personalized feedback on how well your resume is serving the needs of your application.
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