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Free Executive MBA Special Report Available NOW

By - Mar 29, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to a top executive MBA program? If so, then you're going to need to make sure that your candidacy stands out from the crowd of other applicants, and there's only one way to do that—through creating a strong application that highlights your...

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2011 HEC Paris MBA Admissions Director Interview Posted

By - Mar 29, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Thank you to Marie-Laurence Lemaire, HEC MBA Program's Senior Business Development Manager for joining us last week for an excellent Q&A on HEC's admissions practices, international perspective, scholarships, student life, and curriculum. You can read the whole HEC Paris MBA Q&A transcript, listen to the...

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MBA Curriculum Changes at Yale, Wharton, Stanford

By - Mar 28, 08:13 AM   Comments [0]

Written by Christina Yu. If you're thinking about b-school, a recent article in U.S News, "Rethinking the MBA," may have caught your attention. Several top MBA programs -- including Stanford, Yale, and Wharton -- have revised their curricula in startling ways in reaction to current developments...

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MBA Life on Youtube: Research Roundup from London Business School

By - Mar 27, 12:24 PM   Comments [0]

Wondering what 2011 holds for the world of business? Look no further: This installment of our MBA Life on Youtube series features four faculty members from the London Business School sharing their predictions for how business research will be implemented and continue to develop throughout...

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Is Business School Too Expensive in this Economy?

By - Mar 27, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

We recently posted a blog on the most common motivations among business school applicants. Data in a related GMAC article shows that applicants view high b-school tuition as a worthy investment into their futures. The point of the article is that, contrary to...

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MBA Life on YouTube: The Benefits of an MD/MBA

By - Mar 26, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

This week, as part of our MBA Life on Youtube series, we thought we'd post a video on a super-intense joint degree program offered at some schools: the MD/MBA. And you thought business school was hard! This video from Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business features a...

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Is Wharton a Good Fit For You?

By - Mar 25, 15:33 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton is one of the top business schools in the world, and for good reason: Very few schools can match its reputation in finance, and in recent years Wharton’s pace of curriculum innovation actually seems to be accelerating. But how do you know...

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4 To-Do’s for Accepted Grad School Applicants

By - Mar 25, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Should you kick back on a beach? Or go for a latte with a colleague? Find out why both may be in order in this video from Eye on Admissions where Linda Abraham outlines four action items that should be on the to-do lists...

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MBA & EMBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Mar 25, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Following in the trend of curriculum overhauls, Cornell Johnson will be making significant changes to its executive MBA program to allow for more elective classes. According to a Financial Times b-school new bulletin, the top EMBA program will also be ramping up...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Extracurricular Activities

By - Mar 24, 05:55 AM   Comments [0]

Because it’s the time of year when applicants aiming for Fall 2012 intake are just beginning to think about the admissions process, we wanted to focus today on one element of the application that candidates often underestimate: extracurricular activities. In...

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