Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with Peter von Loesecke

Peter von LoeseckeWelcome to the fourth episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, a biweekly podcast about what’s new, thought-provoking, and useful in the world of graduate admissions!

For advice, insight, and info, check out the full audio of our great conversation with Peter von Loesecke:

00:25:00  –   Meet Peter: CEO and Managing Director of The MBA Tour.

03:29:50  –   What’s new at The MBA Tour this year. (Ever been to Jakarta?)

05:29:00  –   How The MBA Tour addresses application moving parts: Admissions, financial aid, and visa issues.

09:44:00  –   Top tips on getting the most out of attending an MBA fair.

12:25:50  –   Appropriate ways to follow up with a school rep (hint: the answer doesn’t include the word “aggressive”).

15:14:50  –   The egregious mistakes: what not to do at an MBA fair.

19:38:50  –   Trends for applicants to be aware of.

22:51:50  –   Interest in specialized masters programs in business is increasing, and The MBA Tour is responding to that interest.

24:44:00  –  Insider’s advice from Peter for 2012 MBA applicants.

26:33:00  –  What to do if you’ll be applying in over a year.

28:31:51  –   Linda is jumping up and down and cheering!

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