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Business School Rankings by Industry – Top MBA Programs in Finance for 2015

By - May 21, 22:17 PM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post is going to be the first in a series that covers business school rankings. More specifically, it's Amerasia's attempt at ranking top MBA programs by industry and based on publicly available data. Our motivation for doing this...

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By - May 21, 21:59 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group This year the schools are releasing the essays earlier than ever and it's going to be tough to keep up with the onslaught if I write my usual multi-thousand word opus, so we're going to use a little running device...

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Columbia Entering Class Profile

By - May 12, 23:36 PM   Comments [0]

This year’s entering class at CBS reflects the school’s interest in building a class composed of  “intellectually driven people from diverse educational, economic, social, cultural, and geographic backgrounds.” According to the class profile, 41% of the class are international students, 36% are women, and 32% are...

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An Interview with Our Own: Jennifer Weld

By - May 6, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

Curious about the life and times of our spectacular admissions consultants? Please enjoy our newest blog series in which we interview the fabulous people who make up the staff. Next up is…Jennifer Weld. Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where and what...

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4 Things To Do If You Can’t Define Your MBA Goals

By - Apr 27, 10:59 AM   Comments [0]

  Top MBA programs are looking for candidates who’ve got their heads on straight and have a clear idea of how a business degree will help shape their futures. It’s for this reason that the MBA goals essay is such an important element in the b-school application. So what do...

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Catching Up with Dartmouth Tuck Student Dominic Yau

By - Apr 25, 23:46 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a follow up interview with Dominic Yau, who is about to complete his first year at Dartmouth Tuck. (We...

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What Are My Chances? Research Analyst Interested in Luxury Corporate Strategy

By - Apr 16, 00:15 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of MBA profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?”  by Michelle Stockman. For this series Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, provides selected applicants with...

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Experiences & Advice from Columbia MBA Student Kendall Miller

By - Apr 6, 07:18 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an 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 Kendall Miller, a student at Columbia Business School. Accepted: First, can you tell us a little about yourself?...

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A Wharton Grad Rids the World of Bank Fees

By - Apr 2, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

BankMobile is bank with a vision, ATMs everywhere, no fees, and no branches. Want to know more, right? For the full scoop, listen to the entire recording of our conversation with Luvleen Sidhu, Wharton alum and Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer at the mobile-only, fee-free bank for Millennials. 00:01:40 –...

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Why Do You Need an MBA?

By - Apr 2, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: The interviewer wants to make sure your reasons for getting an MBA match up with what the MBA degree will provide you. How to prepare: This is hopefully one of the easiest questions for you to answer. Coming from almost any function, the likely answer...

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