Bouncing back from an MBA rejection can be tough, but it is definitely not sufficient reason to give up on your ambitious goal. Any motivational speaker will tell you that failure is an opportunity. Instead of languishing in the defeat, take a step back, evaluate your options, and decide on a new plan of action.
If you are considering an MBA programme that starts next year, now is the time to learn the 2018 MBA application deadlines for your short list of universities or B-schools. Each school has its own policy for accepting applications, and there is great variation among them.
You have been invited to an MBA interview as the final step in your application process! So what happens now?