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New Courses Underway at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

By - Oct 2, 20:07 PM   Comments [0]

The UC Berkeley Haas School of Business has a lot of exciting things going on this fall, from new courses covering social networks, online learning, and women in business, to a slew of industry leaders coming in to speak both inside the classrooms and out. Here’s...

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GMAC Gears Up for Global Online MBA Fair

By - Sep 24, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

Looking for a way to learn about dozens of leading MBA programs from the comfort of your computer? Through the upcoming GMATCH virtual fair,  sponsored by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), prospective students can connect with admissions officials, ask questions of current students and...

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Columbia Business School Receives $25M Anonymous Gift

By - Sep 6, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School announced Wednesday that a donor who wishes to remain anonymous has pledged a gift of $25 million to the school. This is one of the largest gifts ever made to Columbia Business School, which plans to allocate $23.25 million to support the construction...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Aug 31, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to another edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, where we share the latest and greatest from the MBA blogosphere. This week, our Buzz contributors share essay writing advice for current applicants, divulge tips gleaned from an informational interview,  apply runner's techniques to b-school,...

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Are You Full of Hot Air? Try ISB’s New Game and Find Out

By - Aug 31, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

The highly-ranked Indian School of Business recently launched a fun online trivia challenge game for international MBA applicants called HiFli. Designed as a virtual hot-air balloon race, players must answer challenging questions related to MBA programs across the globe, the world of business, India and more....

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At UM Ross, Leadership Lessons Scale New Heights

By - Aug 27, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

From time to time, I like to take a look at what innovative courses or teaching methods business schools are rolling out to stay on the cutting edge of management education. This new executive education course offered at the UM Ross School of Business immediately...

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GMAT Club 2011 in Review

By - Jan 11, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Welcome to a special-edition post from the GMAT Club! We thought it would be interesting to see what 2011 looked like in terms of forum activity. The level of activity, interesting forum threads and blog posts gave us the idea to share our findings with...

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10-20% off Precision Essay Services for Our Friends in Asia

By - Jul 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

I know I’m not alone in wondering how July 18th has snuck up on us so quickly. It seems like only yesterday we were digging ourselves out from under 4 feet of snow, and now the summer is nearly halfway over…. …and application deadlines for 2012...

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Test Your B-School Knowledge (Part 2)

By - Jun 29, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Did you ace our first MBA quiz? Try your luck once more with Part 2 and stay tuned for future challenges! (Scroll down for the answers). 1. Which of the following business schools does not offer a joint MD/MBA degree? a) Stanford Graduate School of Business b) Columbia...

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40 Signs You Should Stop Studying for the GMAT

By - Jun 13, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

How do you know when you've studied enough for the GMAT? It's a question we get frequently for our students. And it's a good one: after so much prep work, how do you know - really know - that you're ready? Here are 40 signs that...

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