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‘Creativity’ and Business School Essays

By - Nov 14, 16:16 PM   Comments [0]

Having worked with MBA applicants on their application essays in the past five years, I have observed that every year the application essay writing is getting more and more challenging for the applicants. In this highly competitive admissions process,  admission essays  distinguish them from the...

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Tuck MBA Essay Questions Analysis- 2016-17

By - Aug 22, 17:17 PM   Comments [0]

Essays : Like last year, applicants will response to two required essays. However,  Tuck has recently made changes to their first required goals  essay that focuses on global approach. Also, the second required essay, the longstanding essay about a meaningful leadership experience has been replaced with...

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MBA Application Essays- 10 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid

By - Aug 15, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

      Essays are the most critical part of the application package for business schools that showcase those aspects of the applicants’ profile which other parts of their application package do not reveal. B-schools use essays as tools to know their prospective candidates outside of the typical...

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UT Austin McCombs Essay Questions Analysis -2016-17

By - Aug 1, 16:51 PM   Comments [0]

 MBA application deadlines Round 1: Application deadline: October 11, 2016 at 11:59pm CT, Decision date: December 20, 2016 Round 2: Application deadline: January 10, 2017 at 11:59pm CT, Decision date: March 29, 2017 Round 3: Final application deadline: April 4, 2017 at 11:59pm CT, Decision date: May 11, 2017 Application Essay...

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Emory / Goizueta MBA Essay Questions Tips 2016-17

By - Jul 22, 16:20 PM   Comments [0]

Emory Goizueta 2016-17  MBA Application Deadlines: Application Deadline  Decision Notification  Round 1 October 14, 2016 December 1, 2016 Round 2* November 11, 2016 January 26, 2017 Round 3** January 4, 2017 March 3, 2017 (Domestic and One-Year Int'l) March 10, 2017 (2 Year International) Round 4 March 10, 2017   Rolling (One-Year) April 28 (Two-Year) *   Preferred deadline for One-year MBA applicants, international...

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An Indian Female Candidate’s Journey to Booth

By - Jul 12, 16:30 PM   Comments [0]

  Poonam, founder and president of myEssayReview, is publishing interviews of her most successful students of 2015-16 application season.  This is the latest in the series. Here is a chat with Ritika, now a first year student of the weekend MBA program at the prestigious...

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School Selection – Choosing the Right B-Schools

By - Jul 6, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

At this time of the year, some B school applicants have already selected their target schools after thorough research, while some are still trying to figure out which schools will best meet their requirements. Indeed, one of the most time consuming parts of the grueling MBA...

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School Representatives Share their Insights at AIGAC Conference at MIT– Part 2

By - Jul 1, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

Admissions consultants from around the world met with admissions directors from most of the top schools at the 9th AIGAC  conference at MIT.  Held at MIT (June 14-15) with visits to Tuck (June 13), HBS (June 16), and Babson and Fletcher  (June 17), the conference...

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School Representatives Share their Insights at AIGAC Conference at MIT on June 15 –Part 1

By - Jun 29, 16:26 PM   Comments [0]

The 9th AIGAC conference was held at Cambridge/Boston from June 14-16.  Admissions consultants from around the world met with admissions directors from most of the top schools at the MIT. The MIT Panel discussions on the first day (June 14) provided valuable insights into various...

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The Importance of Extracurricular Activities in B- School Applications

By - Jun 6, 10:33 AM   Comments [1]

It is true that business schools evaluate candidates for their academic excellence, professional experience, leadership roles, and career progression and goals. But they also give significant weight to their extracurricular and community service activities because they want candidates who are not just focused on work...

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