MBA Admissions: Should You Write Essays Now?

By - May 13, 19:26 PM   Comments [0]

Yes, the Harvard 2012 MBA essay questions are out. But your target programs’ questions are not out. Furthermore you’re busy with work, community service, perhaps GMAT preparation. Even life takes some time. Should you start drafting MBA essays now? Yes and no. Considering...

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Go International with INSEAD: MBA Admissions Q&A

By - May 13, 19:23 PM   Comments [0]

Are you seeking a global MBA experience that only an international MBA program can provide? Find out more about INSEAD’s top international business education program by joining us for an interactive Q&A on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM...

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The Early Applicant Gets the MBA

By - May 13, 08:12 AM   Comments [0]

This post comes to us from Igor Khayet, founder of My Resume Shop. When it comes to applying to MBA programs, the earlier you get in the game, the better. And it’s not just how much time you give yourself — it’s what you do with...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 13): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

By - May 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If is a positive integer, is 1. 2. OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals The GMAT Unlocked by Kaplan addresses some of the most frequently asked questions about the test and shares a bit about how CATs work. Get your free copy now! Need to...

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MBA Admissions: UC Berkeley Haas and Entrepreneurship

By - May 12, 19:21 PM   Comments [0]

This post about Haas and entrepreneurship is part of a series of interviews of top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the Bschools that Support Them.” Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the interviews exploring the...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Round 3 Results

By - May 12, 04:20 AM   Comments [0]

With the MBA programs releasing their final Round 3 notifications, the 2010-2011 admissions season is coming to a close for the vast majority of MBA aspirants. We’d like to offer our congratulations to all those who have gained admission to one...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 12): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

By - May 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. 2. OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Help Knewton celebrate their third anniversary and check out their brand new On Demand Course. Only $300! Use promo code KNEWTONBEST-GMAT-CLUB-OD. Sign up! Prepare for the...

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MBA Admissions Advice for Career Changers

By - May 11, 19:19 PM   Comments [0]

MBA career switchers carry a burden that other applicants don’t: the need to demonstrate an understanding of and fit with a new industry or job function. For example, if you’re already an IT consultant and your post-MBA goals involve IT consulting, then you...

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Current Full-Time Duke Fuqua MBA Student

By - May 11, 19:14 PM   Comments [0] is continuing a blog series that offers our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs through interviews with current students. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your...

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7 Ways to Make Your MBA Application Stand Out

By - May 11, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

Last week, we outlined ten ways that non-traditional applicants can set themselves apart from the crowd. Say you’re a traditional applicant, however, or from an “overrepresented pool” of MBA-hopefuls; how should you frame your candidacy and stand out? 1. Display excellent communication skills. Most people who are...

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