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Joshua S.

Harvard MBA - How To Get Into I-Banks, VC/PE! MBA Admissions Coach!

Harvard MBA - How To Get Into I-Banks, VC/PE! MBA Admissions Coach!

$200/hour

  • 356 hours tutoring

About Joshua


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I do two things: 1. I coach students through the MBA admissions process and have coached students into every major school in the US, Canada, and Europe, including Harvard, Stanford, Booth (UChicago), Columbia, Wharton, Kellogg, and more! I am a Harvard MBA who was accepted into the 2+2 program and have worked in MBA admissions. I have read over 6,000 applications, and I know what works and what doesn't work! I can help you to choose schools, develop an application strategy, select references...

I do two things: 1. I coach students through the MBA admissions process and have coached students into every major school in the US, Canada, and Europe, including Harvard, Stanford, Booth (UChicago), Columbia, Wharton, Kellogg, and more! I am a Harvard MBA who was accepted into the 2+2 program and have worked in MBA admissions. I have read over 6,000 applications, and I know what works and what doesn't work! I can help you to choose schools, develop an application strategy, select references - the complete package! 2. I coach students and professionals into investment banking, venture capital, and private equity internships and full time jobs - I have successfully coached my "coachees" into ALL of the top investment banks, Goldman, Sachs, Morgan Stanley, BAML, Lazard, Evercore, Moelis, etc. - all of them! and also many PE and Venture firms! I teach you how to successfully interview on both behavioral and technical questions! And I should know, I was a Managing Director at two major investment banks, a PE Partner, and a VC Partner! I call those sessions "mock interviews". "Coachees" sometimes work with me for years in a more formal mentorship role!


Education

University of Chicago, Chicago Scholar, (Accepted to Harvard Business School 4th Year (Senior))
Economics and Math
Harvard Business School (Harvard Graduate School of Business, MBA with Honors)
MBA

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Business

Business,

Business

As a graduate of the #1 MBA program in the world - Harvard Business School - I have mastered most business topics. I graduated Harvard with Honors, tutored five business topics while I was there, and have tutored, lectured and taught numerous business topics, both at the graduate level and the undergraduate level. I am currently one of the top business school lecturers at my university, rated 4.8 out of a 5.0 by students.
Career Development

Career Development

I served in the Admissions office of a graduate school of business and now advise students on how to successfully apply to top graduate schools of business (Harvard, Chicago (Booth), Duke (Fuqua), Columbia, Harvard, etc. I have mentored over 30 students into top schools (MBA programs) over the years by taking a structured planful approach to: application timing, application outlining and question/answer design, reference selection, selection of schools, presenting "problematic" performance, and coaching through the interview process.

Corporate Training

Business,

Business

As a graduate of the #1 MBA program in the world - Harvard Business School - I have mastered most business topics. I graduated Harvard with Honors, tutored five business topics while I was there, and have tutored, lectured and taught numerous business topics, both at the graduate level and the undergraduate level. I am currently one of the top business school lecturers at my university, rated 4.8 out of a 5.0 by students.
Career Development

Career Development

I served in the Admissions office of a graduate school of business and now advise students on how to successfully apply to top graduate schools of business (Harvard, Chicago (Booth), Duke (Fuqua), Columbia, Harvard, etc. I have mentored over 30 students into top schools (MBA programs) over the years by taking a structured planful approach to: application timing, application outlining and question/answer design, reference selection, selection of schools, presenting "problematic" performance, and coaching through the interview process.

Test Preparation

Career Development

Career Development

I served in the Admissions office of a graduate school of business and now advise students on how to successfully apply to top graduate schools of business (Harvard, Chicago (Booth), Duke (Fuqua), Columbia, Harvard, etc. I have mentored over 30 students into top schools (MBA programs) over the years by taking a structured planful approach to: application timing, application outlining and question/answer design, reference selection, selection of schools, presenting "problematic" performance, and coaching through the interview process.

Ratings and Reviews


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Outstanding Tutor with Exceptional Industry Experience

During my transition out of the US Army, Josh was instrumental in helping me learn concepts related to private equity, investment banking, accounting, and corporate finance. He also assisted me with my business school applications and helped me matriculate into Columbia Business School's full-time MBA program. I have been working with Josh for over three years and highly recommend his services. Josh has a unique way to blend theory and real-world practice to help you understand the concepts. I highly recommend working with Josh if you have high expectations for yourself and want to reach your goals. Thanks to his help, I was able to get a bulge bracket Investment Banking Associate role in technology, media, and telecom and attend one of the best Ivy League schools in the US. Thank you for all your help, Josh!

Danny, 7 lessons with Joshua

Knowledgeable and positive!

I scheduled a last minute coaching session with Josh before an interview. He was extremely positive and encouraging. He was able to provide a few pointers that helped me throughout my interview. Josh even checked in after the interview to see how things went.

Nick, 1 lesson with Joshua

Incredible tutor for Investment Banking interviews

Josh was crucial in helping me land several investment banking job offers. He is a veteran of the industry and is great at coaching both the technical and behavioral aspects of the interview. I cannot recommend him enough.

Jonathan, 2 lessons with Joshua

Very helpful and knowledgeable tutor for MBA application

As an experienced tutor on B-school applications, Josh was able to provide constructive feedback for my resume and essays within a short amount of time. His extensive experience really helped my MBA application to showcase my strengths and present the best of me. Highly recommended!

Simon, 2 lessons with Joshua

Excellent and Knowledgeable Coach

Josh is an excellent and knowledgeable coach. His approach is definitely supportive and methodical. I decided on choosing Josh as a coach because it certainly is best value; you get the highest quality coaching considering his knowledge and experience for a competitive price. I had my first session with Josh to go over my future goals. He was able to direct my focus to best meet these goals by advising me to focus on areas that would allow me to be more competitive for MBA admission. I decided the best approach is to have biannual meetings or quarterly meetings (if necessary). He has extensive experience in finance (i.e., Managing Director for Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch) . As you can see from other reviews, others have repeated lessons with Josh ranging from 7-30 lessons. It is a great investment as you are truly investing in yourself. I look forward to his mentorship and learning more from him. I highly recommend! Thank you Josh!

Mitchell, 1 lesson with Joshua

Excellent! The very best

Seasoned, deeply knowledgeable, great coach. Understands how to bring out your very best strengths. Speaks the language of investment banking, and PE. Knows the landscape and guides accordingly.

Funmi, 11 lessons with Joshua

Great guy, Excellent coach, Prepares you for everything

Josh went above and beyond in helping me prepare for my interview with Deloitte. Every question I was asked during the interview we had prepared for extensively. You will not find a better coach or mentor.

Spencer, 5 lessons with Joshua

Knowledgeable interview tutor

Joshua was very informative of classic interview tips and techniques. He researched ahead of time for my particular job site, and customized the tutoring session for my individual goals and needs. He taught me how to craft answers to common questions that represented my future goals and past experiences. Was very engaged and easy to work with, and checked up after the interview to see how it went. Highly recommend him!

Christina, 2 lessons with Joshua

Highly recommended for anyone who wants to break into finance

Josh helped me with my private equity interview both behavioral and technical. I have had a few mentorship sessions with other tutors previously, but Josh's session was the most helpful. Close to 80% of the interview questions I received were precisely what Josh prepared me during the session. His feedback was tailored to my profile and actionable. Josh has had a remarkable career in high finance both on the buy-side (PE, VC) and sell-side (IB) and has experience interviewing close to thousand candidates during his 30-year tenure. Additionally, Josh offered helpful tips on how to network and target companies that I should look into. For any candidate who is planning to pursuit finance, I highly recommend his session; even an hour with Josh will make a big difference in your career.

Eric, 1 lesson with Joshua
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$200/hour

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  • Only pay for the time you need

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Contact Joshua

Response time: 4 hours