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Self-Reflection For Better MBA Applications

By - Mar 17, 04:30 AM   Comments [0]

Some of you know that I've been an MBA admissions consultant and career coach. What I've learned from those experiences has contributed to my startup, Disqovery; now it's time for Disqovery to give back. To that end this blog post is also being shared with...

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Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for MBA Applicants

By - Feb 5, 06:38 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready for the new year? Is this the year you start going after your dreams? Is getting accepted to a top b-school one of your goals for this year? The dawning of a new year is the perfect time for self-evaluation, as you reflect...

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Should You Apply to Business School Round 3?

By - Jan 19, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

Still not sure if you should apply to business school Round 3 or next year? We’ll help you make that decision when you tune in to our upcoming webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate. Join us live on Wednesday, January 28, 2015...

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How to Become a Management Consultant

By - Jun 2, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

Consulting is one of the hottest destinations for b-school graduates and is becoming increasingly popular for PhD and grad students. If you dream of McKinsey, Bain, and BCG, then this show is for you. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Michael Boricki, Managing Partner...

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1000+ Students to Compete in Europe’s 24th Annual MBA Tournament

By - May 11, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

This year’s MBA Tournament (MBAT), a three-day sporting event organized by HEC Paris students in which 1,150 students from 13 European business schools compete to take home some sporting glory, will take place this weekend from the 8th-10th. This year there will be 23 sport...

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Why ESADE? Interview with an Admitted Student

By - Apr 27, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current and future MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now, introducing Manuel Alvarado Amado...... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where...

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9 Fun Facts about the GMAT

By - Apr 1, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

To celebrate GMAC’s 60th birthday, we’ve compiled the following fun GMAT facts from the GMAC site: 1. In 1953, nine b-schools met with ETS to create what would later become the GMAT. Those schools were Harvard, Rutgers, Columbia, Northwestern, Chicago, Seton Hall, Michigan, Washington University (St....

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Culture, Location, and Support: A Duke MBA Speaks

By - Mar 10, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now, introducing Enrique Toubes: Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did...

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Tackling the GMAT: A B-School Applicant’s Tireless Journey

By - Feb 17, 13:18 PM   Comments [2]

We’d like to introduce you to Sarah, an Irish b-school applicant (now living in London) applying to top b-schools in the U.S. and Europe. Sarah offers loads of advice on taking the GMAT, analyzing one’s b-school profile, and dealing with dyslexia here in our interview...

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Hugo: A Pharmacist from Spain Applying to Top U.S. B-Schools

By - Feb 10, 14:01 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Hugo, a pharmacist from Spain who will be applying to top MBA programs in the U.S. in the fall of 2014. Read our interview with Hugo below, as well as his blog, Under Prescription: MBA & Pharmacy, to learn...

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