James Lappin MBA Admissions Consultant

About James Lappin

Which MBA program or law school that you attend will dramatically improve your life. As a result, to get into a top school, having the best possible essays, recommendations, resume, and interview training, is one of the best investments one can make.

I am James Lappin, an MBA graduate, and have lived in Tokyo for 19 years. For the past 8 years, have worked at a leading MBA admissions consulting firm in Tokyo helping clients get into top schools. From 2009, I am offering my services independently, and look forward to the opportunity to help candidates achieve their goals.

I hope to have the opportunity to help all of you achieve your aspirations!



More about James

James Lappin graduated from McGill University with a BA in Modern Languages, and an MBA in finance from Northeastern University. He has over 10 years of corporate experience in Japan as vice-president of 4-Play Planning Ltd., and as general manager of a private membership club in Tokyo with over 1000 members. He has taught management at Huron University, and possesses 8 years of counseling experience at a leading MBA admissions consulting firm, and 2 years of experience at another famous consulting organization.

I am passionate in empowering clients to effectively market themselves and overcome the competitive application process to top graduate schools with specifically catered overall stylistic applications and dynamic interview techniques and skills. My expertise in finance has proven beneficial for clients in the financial industry in preparing their application packages. My counseling and interview training style is personal, high energy, and emphasizes solutions through individualized content.

In my free time, I am a private trader of equities, fish at my beach house, and have a black belt in karate.


Contact James - Schedule a free consultation!!

Let’s meet! I can give you strait forward information on how competitive the MBA admissions process is, what schools really look for in candidates, and how utilizing my services will enable you to achieve success in the easiest way possible.

I can give you real GMAT requirements of certain schools, and advise you on competitive I feel you are. Additionally I can assess your candidacy- strengths and weaknesses, which gives you insight into your strengths and weaknesses so that I can help better market you to schools.

I can meet personally, or talk by telephone.

e-Mail: james@lappinmba.com

Tel: 090 3805-2437

Skype: LappinMBA