9 great "stress busters" for MBA applicants

By - Feb 19, 21:39 PM   Comments [0]

There's no shortage of reasons why people applying to top business schools feel some anxiety. Tight deadlines, cryptic essay questions, and tough competition are more than enough to distract -- or even overwhelm -- the most competent individual. So, what can you do to overcome,...

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4 tips for overcoming word-count limits on essays

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This guest post is by Jessica Burlingame, a senior admissions consultant with The MBA Exchange     “The present letter is a very long one, simply because I had no leisure to make it shorter,” wrote philosopher Blaise Pascal in 1657.   “How can I answer this essay question in...

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Is your MBA application REALLY done?

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At work. At home. Weekends. Nights. In your dreams (and nightmares).   You've devoted countless hours to tweaking your resume, pondering the short questions, crafting your essays through dozens (if not hundreds) of iterations.   You've had your family, friends and associates review the entire application ad nauseam to...

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Overcome Stiff B-School Competition as an International Applicant

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The number of international students applying to MBA programs in the United States has tripled over the last thirty years. Take Harvard Business School for example, the school reports that in 1985 their international bids made up 13% of their application pool. In 2015, the...

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B-School Alumni Report Boost to Earning Power, Career Trajectory

By - Feb 19, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

Business school alumni earn increased compensation, exercise enhanced purchasing power, consistently climb to the executive ranks, and give overall high marks to the value of their education in driving their professional success, according to new research findings from more than 12,000 graduate business school alumni...

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Choosing between the GRE and the GMAT: Part I

By - Feb 19, 05:48 AM   Comments [0]

More students are asking about the differences between the GRE and the GMAT in regards to their MBA applications.

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MBAs for Music Industry Managers: Your Dream School Experience

By - Feb 19, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Love the music industry? Choose an MBA program in an area with a lively music scene and this could be your dream school experience. You use only the highest quality headphones, you’re the go-to friend for new music recommendations, and you have a curated playlist for...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 19)

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Math How many integers between 324,700 and 458,600 have a 2 in the tens digit and a 1 in the units digit? A. 1,339 B. 1,352 C. 1,353 D. 10,030 E. 10,300 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep...

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Entrepreneurship at UCLA Anderson

By - Feb 18, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

Well before “entrepreneurship” was a household word, UCLA Anderson was one of the first b-schools to teach it. Decades later, they are still going strong. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview with Elaine Hagan, Executive Director of the Price Center at UCLA Anderson,...

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IE MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Feb 18, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

IE is a top-ranked international MBA program in Madrid, Spain. The Financial Times ranks the program 12th in the world and Bloomberg Business Week ranks it 2nd among non-US programs. Graduates enjoy job placement around the world – with the help of IE’s 50,000 global...

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