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Cornell Johnson 2012 Executive MBA Application Questions and Tips

By - Jan 10, 00:01 AM   Comments [0]

The 2012 Cornell Johnson EMBA questions are unchanged from 2011 and we have made only minor changes to the tips. Cornell Johnson Executive MBA Application Essay Questions The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three essay questions in its application, and they have remained the same for several...

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Discover Darden: UVA MBA Admissions Q&A Next Week!

By - Jan 5, 23:48 PM   Comments [0]

Join us for an interactive Q&A on Monday, January 9, 2012 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/6:00 PM GMT, during which Sara Neher, Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions, will be available to address all your UVA Darden concerns. Are you wondering what the MBA experience...

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IMD 2012 MBA Essay Advice & Deadlines

By - Jan 5, 23:47 PM   Comments [0]

My tips for the IMD 2012 MBA application are in blue below: The Two Questions Before the Essay Questions: 1) Position sought after graduation Please give us your short term career goal post MBA (up to 5 years). Describe how the IMD MBA will help you achieve this...

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6 Tips for Waitlisted Applicants

By - Jan 4, 21:25 PM   Comments [0]

Do you feel like your status as an MBA waitlistee means your application effort is as good as over? Think again – the fact that you've made it to the waitlist of a top MBA program means that you've come ThisClose to getting in. Don't...

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for 2013 Round 1 MBA Applicants

By - Jan 3, 23:10 PM   Comments [0]

We finished the season to be jolly. Now ‘tis the season for New Year’s resolutions. If you aim to apply in Round 1 of Fall 2012 and matriculate at a top MBA program in Fall 2013, now is the time to get moving. Here are a...

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Kellogg MBA Admissions Director Interview Available Online

By - Jan 3, 23:09 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you Jennifer Hayes, Senior Associate Director of Admissions at Kellogg, and Erik Mazmanian, a second-year student at Kellogg, for an excellent Q&A about life and admissions at Northwestern Kellogg. Jennifer and Erik covered a wide range of topics, including the following advice on how...

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4 Interview Insights for Acing the MBA Interview

By - Jan 2, 20:39 PM   Comments [0]

Last week I suggested 4 ways to prepare for your MBA interview. Today I'm going to discuss specific things you can do DURING your MBA interview that will help you make the best impression possible. Engage with stories and specifics. When possible (and it's really almost...

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3 Admissions Trends to Watch in 2012

By - Dec 30, 09:55 AM   Comments [0]

1. Continuing Impact of Rising Tuition Combined with Recession The law school admissions world has been roiled by the high levels of debt assumed by law school students in anticipation of high-paying jobs that simply never materialized. A couple of cases of alleged fraud...

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IMD Executive MBA Program 2012 Application Questions, Deadlines, and Tips

By - Dec 29, 21:38 PM   Comments [0]

IMD Executive MBA Application Essay Questions and Tips The IMD EMBA essay questions will generate a comprehensive view of you as a businessperson and a professional – in very succinct form. Although the essays are not long, be prepared to put good thought into deciding...

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What is a Masters in Finance?

By - Dec 27, 20:53 PM   Comments [0]

We recently interviewed Anthony DeAngelis, founder of Masters in Finance HQ, a new website that provides applicants with “everything related to the masters in finance degree.” Anthony’s site proves that there’s a lot to know about this specialized degree…and that Anthony, a...

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