Toronto Rotman 2015 MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Oct 5, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business is one of the leading business schools in Canada. Known for its design approach to MBA education and strong emphasis on problem solving, Rotman’s program is growing in size and renown. My tips are in blue below. Essay...

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Chicago Booth: A Social Experience Outside of My Comfort Zone

By - Oct 5, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Cheetarah1980, a student at Chicago Booth. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you!...

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Is an MD/MBA Degree Right for You?

By - Oct 3, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, The Atlantic published an in-depth piece exploring the rise of the M.D./MBA degree. It seems there’s been an explosion of joint MD/MBA programs in the United States, growing from six to 65 in 20 years, The Atlantic reports, noting that from 2011 and...

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B -School Application Essays- ‘Less is More ‘

By - Oct 3, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

This article first appeared in the  September issue of Valley India Times .  Since the past couple of years, B- schools have been cutting down on the number of application essays and their word limits every year. To cite an example ,two years back, Ross Business...

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MBA Admissions in the Headlines: October 2014 News and Reports

By - Oct 3, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s some of the latest news and reports about business school admissions and the current MBA landscape from media outlets across the country. From a jump in the number of applications of full-time MBA programs to a troubling small decline in the number of female...

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Student Stories: How to score a 740 on the GMAT

By - Oct 3, 05:30 AM   Comments [0]

Today we hear from Matheus, who is a Mechanical-Aeronautical Engineering undergraduate student at the Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica in Brazil.

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Wharton MBA Class of ’16’s Entrepreneurial Mindset

By - Oct 3, 05:20 AM   Comments [0]

It seems this year’s incoming MBA students to University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School are an incredibly entrepreneurial-minded bunch, with 5% coming in with prior entrepreneurship experience, and 23% who say they plan to start their own company after graduation. “In addition, 82 students in the Class...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 3)

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Math (PS) What is the product of three consecutive integers? (1) At least one of the integers is positive. (2) The sum of the integers is less than 6. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s...

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At the Nexus of Business & Law: Penn/Wharton’s JD/MBA

By - Oct 2, 16:01 PM   Comments [0]

Is your future in the place where law and business collide? Meet the woman who juggles the two worlds of law and business school (and she has two offices to show for it!). Listen to the recording of our conversation with Colleen France, Associate Director of...

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Harvard Kennedy School 2015 Application Essay Tips

By - Oct 2, 15:56 PM   Comments [0]

The HKS application serves applicants to the MPP and the various MPA programs (PhD applicants use the Harvard GSAS application). The essays discussed below are for the MPP and the two-year MPA applications (essay questions are different for the MPA/ID and mid-career MPA applications). HKS seeks...

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