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Admissions Uber-value: Leadership

By - Jul 24, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

I just finished reading The Chosen: The Hidden History of Admission and Exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton by Jerome Karabel. This book's 557 pages plus 100+pages of footnotes tells the story of admissions at these elite institutions since the beginning of the 20th century,...

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Happening @ Accepted.com

By - Jul 20, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

On Friday I promised a whole new Accepted.com,and it's up! Please check it out. We know there a few items to clean up, but please let us know what you like and dislike. You can let us know in comments below or just by contacting...

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NYU Stern 2010 MBA Application Questions, Tips

By - Jul 3, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern 2010 MBA Deadlines Online applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on the day of the deadline. Any mailed application material must be postmarked by the deadline date. Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Application Due: November 15, 2009 January 15, 2010 March 15, 2010 Initial ...

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Chicago Booth 2010 MBA Essay Questions

By - Jun 26, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago has published its 2010 MBA deadlines and essay questions. Chicago has changed questions 1 & 2 and added a short reapplicant question. My tips will follow, but in the meantime, here are Chicago Booth's 2010 essay questions and deadlines. Chcago Booth Deadlines Round Submission Deadline Mid-Decision Notification Decision Notification Round...

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NYU Stern 2010 Application Deadlines & Essay Questions

By - Jun 26, 12:13 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern 2010 Application Deadlines Application Due: November15, 2008 January15, 2009 March 15, 2009 Initial Notification* By: February 15, 2009 April 1, 2009 June 1, 2009 NYU Stern 2010Essay Questions Stern has posted its questions and provides extensive directions and tips to help you respond to them. I am just going to post the...

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MBA Admissions: Responses to MBA Applicant Blog Posts

By - Jun 25, 12:03 PM   Comments [0]

I stumbled across a couple of posts by new MBA bloggers. One blogger is about to start b-school, and one wants to apply. My thoughts on two of their posts: In "My first Blog - Who am I" and Why do I want to do an MBA?,...

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Women and MBA Webinar by Princeton Review

By - Jun 25, 10:12 AM   Comments [2]

Tuesday, July 14 @ 8-9:30pm EST The Princeton Review and the American Association of University Women are proud to support women who are considering pursuing an MBA to further their educational and professional lives. Attend this online event and get the...

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MBA Admissions News: HBS, Wharton, Chicago, Kellogg, INSEAD, UCLA

By - Jun 2, 13:09 PM   Comments [0]

Wow has it been busy in the MBA world! Take a couple of days off and everything starts happening. Chicago Booth announced the availability of no-cosignor loans for its students. Chicago Booth and Associate Dean Rose Martinelli have worked hard to ensure access to international students...

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Stanford GSB 2010 Application Deadlines and Essay Questions

By - May 21, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB 2010 Application Deadlines Round Due Date Notification Round 1 07 Oct 2009* 16 Dec 2009 Round 2 06 Jan 2010* 31 Mar 2010 Round 3 07 Apr 2010* 19 May 2010 * Applications are due by 5:00 PM, Pacific Time Stanford GSB 2010 Essay Questions Essay 1: What matters most to you, and why? Essay 2: What are your...

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2009 Beautiful B-School Photo Contest Winners

By - May 19, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

And the winners are: The First Prize ($200 Amazon Gift Certificate) goes to Simon Lau for a magnificent shot of Columbia’s dormitory. Second Prize ($100 gift certificate) to Ninad Gujar for a stunning photo of fall foliage near Tuck. Third Prize ($50 gift certificate): A tie between Bizwiz for...

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