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MBA Admissions: Brand vs. Fit

By - Jul 8, 19:26 PM   Comments [0]

My Liz Claiborne shorts! How I loved them! I felt worth a million bucks when I bought them – on sale! – at Macy’s when I was in college. Liz Claiborne was usually out of my price range but the sale and...

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“It’s the Cake that People Come to Eat”

By - Jul 8, 19:25 PM   Comments [0]

New business school deans typically take 18 months to introduce the first changes into their schools. But Harvard Business School’s new dean, Nitin Nohria took only six months to start shaking things up at HBS since he began his tenure last July. As...

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Which Business Schools Are the Best Match for My Career Goals?

By - Jul 8, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

Applicants who have clear career aspirations are better able to choose the schools that will position them to succeed in the future. In this post, we share a series of questions developed by MBA Prep School to aid our clients with school selection.

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Applying to MBA Programs This Fall?

By - Jul 7, 19:25 PM   Comments [0]

Where do you begin? The foundation of a successful MBA application is self-knowledge combined with school research.  If you’ve been reading this blog, you’ve seen that concept before. To start learning about the different programs, begin at your computer.  Review the school web sites...

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Duke Fuqua 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 6, 19:14 PM   Comments [0]

  This Duke Fuqua 2012 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. Check out the entire 2012 MBA Application Tips series for more valuable MBA essay advice. Duke Fuqua...

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The MBA Job Market: A Whole New Ballgame

By - Jun 29, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

Much has been written lately on the MBA hiring market, but most articles have been more concerned with how many people are being hired and not whose doing the hiring. Businessweek’s article, “MBA Jobs: Post-Crisis, A Brave New World,” looks at how...

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How Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?

By - Jun 28, 05:35 AM   Comments [0]

After the Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup over the Vancouver Canucks last week, many young people in Vancouver rioted.  “They were, in many instances, the sons and daughters of good, upstanding citizens,” reported The Globe and Mail.  When social media revealed...

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Michigan Ross 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 24, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

This Michigan Ross MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. Check out the entire 2012 MBA Application Tips series for...

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Should You or Shouldn’t You?

By - Jun 23, 05:31 AM   Comments [0]

Are you thinking about using an admissions consultant? Accepted can help you decide AND save you money too. Start with a minimum purchase – just a one-hour consultation. During this hour, an experienced MBA admissions consultant will provide essential advice for your MBA...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Jun 22, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

An article in Inside Higher Ed examines Wake Forest University’s Schools of Business climb in the rankings. The school’s success is due to its focus on job placement and career management.  This news only highlights how important it is for business schools...

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