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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Oct 1, 03:54 AM   Comments [0]

UVA Darden announced last week the launch of its new Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program. The 20-month part-time program is designed for executives who are seeking to sharpen their skills in a global framework. "The program will enhance the skills of high-potential...

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From Undergrad to MBA in 5 years

By - Sep 10, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

For those of you out there who are still in undergrad, you may be wondering what is the best way to plan the coming years in order to improve your chances of getting into a top business school in the future. This article is...

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Is the MBA Oath enough?

By - Aug 31, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Wall Street Journal article asks: Is taking the MBA Oath enough to keep more than 100,000 new MBA students from turning into corrupt businessmen, like many of their predecessors have become? The WSJ article, titled "Promises Aren't Enough: Business Schools Need to Do a...

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Reminder: Free MBA Career-Changers Webinar Tomorrow!

By - Aug 17, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

Attention all career-changers: Tomorrow Linda Abraham, Accepted.com founder and president, will present an informative webinar that will guide individuals attempting to use the MBA to change career paths through the b-school application process. The webinar, MBA Catalyst for Career Change, will cover must-know material including the...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Aug 16, 11:47 AM   Comments [0]

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will be joining the Stanford GSB faculty next month as co-director of the school's Center for Global Business and the Economy, reports a Businessweek blog post last week. The center "aims to be the leader in developing and disseminating...

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Free Webinar for Career Changers Applying to B-School

By - Aug 14, 22:58 PM   Comments [0]

Are you considering changing careers? Does your dream job require certain skills and experiences that only an MBA will provide for you? Sign up for Accepted's upcoming webinar, MBA Catalyst for Career Change, to get the advice you need to apply to b-school successfully as a...

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Med School and MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Jul 30, 00:01 AM   Comments [0]

Here's what's been going on in the world of MBA and medical school admissions news: An Israeli news source (Globes.co.il) reports that top b-schools in the U.S. have begun recruiting seriously in Israel. This year, more than 150 Israeli students will attend MBA programs in the...

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Wharton Blends Admissions and Career Services Offices

By - Jul 29, 23:50 PM   Comments [0]

The decision to attend b-school and the concern over post-graduation job prospects have never been as closely intertwined as they are today. That's why University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has chosen to link the admissions and career services departments, an unprecedented decision that will likely...

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MBA Applicants: What McKinsey (and HBS) Wants

By - Jul 26, 23:38 PM   Comments [0]

They were looking for four things. I didn’t know until I’d made it to the third and last round of interviews, but McKinsey and Company, the strategy consulting firm perennially ranked among the top “dream” employers of MBA students, was looking for four specific qualities...

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GMAC Reports Steady Value of MBA through “Great Recession”

By - Jul 21, 13:30 PM   Comments [0]

MBAs who earned their degrees during the first decade of the 21st century have fared quite well, despite the dot-com bust and the "Great Recession," reports a Graduate Management News article. The following data was gathered from GMAC's semi-annual Alumni Perspectives Survey: Of the 3,387 business graduates...

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