Snag Your Spot at Harvard Business School!

By - Jul 3, 02:56 AM   Comments [1]

If you’re aiming to attend Harvard Business School in 2016, we’ve got great news for you! Our most recent webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School is now available for viewing! In her presentation, Linda Abraham, CEO & Founder of Accepted, offers loads of advice on how to...

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5 Things To Do Before You Start Your MBA Applications

By - Jul 1, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

Your MBA applications are due in a few months and it’s time to get to work. But… where do you begin? What do you do? How do you… uh… get started? Let us help. There’s a lot of work to do before you sit down at your...

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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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Yale SOM Announces Fall 2017 Essay Topic

By - Jul 1, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

Bruce DelMonico, assistant dean for admissions at Yale School of Management, has previewed the new essay question that will be a part of the fall 2017 MBA application. The Yale SOM admissions committee would like you to: Describe the biggest commitment you have ever made. (500 words...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 1)

By - Jul 1, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

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Resilience in the Face of Failure

By - Jul 1, 01:34 AM   Comments [0]

Essay questions dealing with failure, risk, mistakes, and difficult interactions or conflict often cause applicants to cringe, squirm, and bite their nails. After all, you want to show yourself succeeding and conquering the world in your essays and personal statements, not falling down. But there’s...

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Do Rankings Matter? A Few Ways to Think About this Common Question

By - Jun 30, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]

One of the most frequent questions that we get is whether rankings really matter.  Do you have to go to the top ranked MBA program to be successful in life? Clearly the answer is no. There are many paths to success. But, let’s be honest:  in general...

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INSEAD Fall 2017 MBA Essay Questions

By - Jun 30, 09:48 AM   Comments [0]

The INSEAD MBA application for the September 2017 intake is now open, which means we can preview this season’s essay questions for you here. This year, the number of motivation essays has been reduced from four to three, and INSEAD has also introduced a video component in...

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How to Stay Sharp over the Summer

By - Jun 30, 06:15 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t let the warmer months dull your business school ambitions. Getting a case of summer brain—especially if you’re trying to go to business school in a few months—is the worst possible thing to happen during vacation. Yes, it’s necessary to give your noggin’ a break from...

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Powering Through A Work Gap On Your MBA Application

By - Jun 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Maybe it’s because of the economy. Maybe it’s because you wanted to stop working 90-hour weeks to focus on your GMAT studies. Maybe it’s because you were stuck in a dead-end job and couldn’t handle waking up, getting dressed and spending one more minute in...

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