Interview with Peter Von Loesecke

By - May 30, 10:55 AM   Comments [0]

I emphasize constantly the importance of school research at this stage of the MBA application process. First of all you need to figure out which schools best support your goals and provide a reasonable chance of acceptance to know where to apply....

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Your Personal MBA Application Assessment

By - May 30, 10:54 AM   Comments [0]

With more than fifteen years in the admissions consulting business, knows how difficult the MBA application process is. You face grueling competition, fuzzy admissions criteria, and mind-numbingly similar school descriptions. It’s hard to know where to apply much less how to...

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The Role of Women in the Business World

By - May 29, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

A lot has been written lately about equality and inequality in the business world, specifically addressing the question: has the past decade seen MBA programs and corporate businesses making more room for women or less? Businessweek recently reported in "B-School Gender Mix Changing,...

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MBA Admissions: Cornell Johnson and Consulting

By - May 29, 10:51 AM   Comments [0]

This post about Cornell Johnson and consulting is part of a series of interviews of top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the Bschools that Support Them." Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the interviews exploring...

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Schools Help Improve the MBA Job Market

By - May 27, 10:45 AM   Comments [0]

The largest global MBA survey, The MBA Tour, has released the outcomes of the 2011 survey.  The results show that upcoming and recent graduates have improving job prospects, and have been happy with their school’s assistance with the job search.  Some other...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - May 26, 10:53 AM   Comments [0]

If you are on a waiting list in Round 3 of the application process then the Chicago Booth School of Business has an update for you.  They are now finishing up the interview process and reexamining their applicants.  On May 18th you...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - May 23, 18:24 PM   Comments [0]

A recent article in Graduate Management News (“Demystifying the GMAT: Scale Scores”) offers a useful reference for understanding the GMAT.  Lawrence M. Rudner, vice president of research and development at the Graduate Management Admission Council, explains how the key to understanding GMAT...

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Life After B-School: 5 Very Different HBS Grads

By - May 22, 08:16 AM   Comments [0]

There are countless career possibilities for MBAs. Sure, many b-school grads go into banking and consulting, but a large proportion also end up forging less well-trod paths. In this new series, we’ll chronicle the career paths of MBAs from a variety of b-schools....

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The MBA Job Market Makes a Comeback

By - May 19, 18:22 PM   Comments [0]

What do many MBA students worry most about before starting their degree? "Will this degree help me find a job?"  The recent global recession has made many graduating students nervous; however, the Graduate Management Admissions Council is allaying their fears.  In a...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 18, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

UCLA's Anderson School of Management, in honor of its 75th birthday, was awarded a $25 million gift from John E. and Marion Anderson, longtime supporters and namesakes of the Anderson School. The gift is the largest in the school's history and brings...

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