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What is the Value of an MBA?

By - Feb 20, 23:27 PM   Comments [0]

A question that is very often asked on GMAT Club’s MBA Forums -  What is the true value of your MBA degree? How much is MBA worth? How long does it take to pay off business school loans? How much will I be earning after...

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MBA News Round Up

By - Feb 20, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

The Job Market: Forbes’ “It’s A Good Time to Go To A B-Level B-School” reports that in today’s economy, job opportunities may be fewer and farther between for Wharton and Harvard graduates than for graduates of second tier MBA programs. Deanne Fuehne, director of the career...

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Reminder: UNC Kenan Flagler MBA Admissions Chat Thursday.

By - Feb 18, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

Please join us for our UNC Kenan-Flagler Chat with Sherry Wallace and two current MBA students. You can ask your questions about this year’s admissions at UNC, third round applications, waitlist tips, or the student experience. Sherry and her team will have the answers. The chat takes...

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4 Key Questions for 2010 MBA Applicants

By - Feb 17, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

And the envelope please… Oh that’s for the Academy Awards in April. I’m too early. :-/ But not too early to start helping you with next fall’s applications. In any case, the questions are : What are your post-MBA goals? It may seem a premature question at...

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Investment banking and recession, R1 top Business Schools admits – GMAT Club

By - Feb 12, 15:45 PM   Comments [0]

Investment banking internship offers decreased by 75% this year. Read about recession’s impact on IB. Ask your questions or share joy with GMAT Club Wharton, Chicago (Booth), Kellogg, Columbia admits. You can find even more top schools admits in our B-School Application forum.

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Accepted.com News: $100 Off Special, Beautiful B-School Photo Contest, UNC Chat,

By - Feb 12, 13:03 PM   Comments [0]

This is the quiet season in terms of admissions, but it is anything, but dull here. We are planning exciting initiatives for 2009 and 2010 applicants. Here are just a few: Late Season Special. Accepted’s own modest contribution to the Porkulus, I mean Stimulus, Plan: $100...

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What’s an MBA worth in a lifetime?

By - Feb 10, 12:54 PM   Comments [0]

Did you ever wonder what an MBA is really worth? Not just upon graduation. Not just in the first five years following graduation? But over the twenty years following graduation? BusinessWeek commissioned a study by Payscale, which it released earlier today.  While by BW’s own admission...

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Recruiting Drops at Business Schools

By - Feb 9, 09:17 AM   Comments [0]

The Wall St. Journal continues the drum beat of bad news. Recruiting is down at business schools. A survey by the MBA Career Services Council, an association of business school career offices, reveals: 56% of surveyed career office representatives – a significant jump over the fall figure of...

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MBA Admissions: Articles of Interest in Downturn

By - Feb 6, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

I’m back from vacation and noticed a few worthwhile articles and interviews that appeared recently, all reflecting in one way or another the tough economic times and responses to them. MBA Job Outlook Dims The lights aren’t turned off, but they are dimmed. Here are a...

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Insight Into Michigan Ross Admissions

By - Jan 29, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

The Monroe St. Journal has an excellent interview with Ross Admissions Director Soojin Kwon Koh in which she discusses admissions trends this year, changes in Ross’s admissions process, and the role of Ross second-year students and alumni in the admissions process. A few highlights: Ross experienced an...

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