Writing A Lead That Pops

By - Aug 28, 14:52 PM   Comments [0]

How many times have you wandered through a bookstore, opening up a book to read the first few lines only to quickly close it again? How often have you read one of those free samples on your Kindle, only to decide after a paragraph that...

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GMAT Tips: IR Section Insights from Kaplan Test Prep

By - Aug 28, 14:45 PM   Comments [0]

  Kaplan Test Prep graciously shares some tips and insights into the new Integrated Reasoning (IR) section of the GMAT exam. If you are interested in using Kaplan to prepare for your GMAT exam, read our interview with Ram, who just recently completed a Kaplan...

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Current Student Interview – Richard from NYU Stern

By - Aug 28, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Richard Liao, who is about to start his second year at NYU Stern. Thank you Richard for sharing your thoughts and experiences with us! This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers...

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Discover What an MBA Can Do For You

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Whether you’re currently studying for the GMAT or you’ve already taken it, you’re one step closer to getting your MBA. An MBA builds on your work experience by providing you the skills and knowledge to transition to a higher level of responsibility. You will...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 28): Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) If , , and are midpoints of sides , , and of triangle . What is the area of triangle ? 1. The area of is 2. is an...

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Highlight Extracurriculars in Your MBA Application

By - Aug 27, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Many MBA applicants fear they don't have enough or the right type of extracurricular activities and community service to impress b-school admissions committees. Business schools do not assess candidates' extracurricular activities based on a...

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At UM Ross, Leadership Lessons Scale New Heights

By - Aug 27, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

From time to time, I like to take a look at what innovative courses or teaching methods business schools are rolling out to stay on the cutting edge of management education. This new executive education course offered at the UM Ross School of Business immediately...

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UCLA Anderson Essay Tips

By - Aug 27, 14:31 PM   Comments [0]

UCLA Anderson has only two required essays for first-time applicants, which will allow you only 1500 words to communicate directly with the admissions committee and make your case for admission to UCLA Anderson. Your personal qualities are of utmost importance to the admissions committee. With a...

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UVA Darden Essay Tips

By - Aug 27, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Continuing the trend started last year, UVA Darden again asks candidates to answer only one essay question. While you only have to write 500 words, you have to make those words count. Leadership is crucial to future Darden MBAs. Personal qualities are also crucial to...

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Saïd Business School Deadlines and Essay Questions

By - Aug 27, 14:27 PM   Comments [0]

Saïd Business School at University of Oxford has posted the MBA application deadlines and essay questions for the 2012-2013 admissions cycle.  Stage 1 Deadline: October 12, 2012 Final Decision Notification: December 7, 2012 Stage 2 Deadline: January 11, 2013 Final Decision Notification: March 15, 2013 Stage 3 Deadline: March 8, 2013 Final Decision Notification:...

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