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When is the Best Time to Take the GMAT?

By - Feb 5, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

I remember when I was young and would ask my dad a question, more often than not he would respond, “Would you like the short answer or the long answer?” It didn’t matter which option I chose, because at some point he would inevitably launch...

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Making International Student Loans a Prime Investment

By - Feb 5, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

B-school students need funding, MBA alumni are looking to invest. Prodigy Finance brings the two together. Listen to the full recording of our conversation with Cameron Stevens, founder and CEO of the company that provides loans to international students and a secure and meaningful investment opportunity...

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Preparing for the GMAT: Video Tips to Live By

By - Feb 4, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

Expert tip: Practice for the GMAT in as close to real testing conditions as possible. This will help you quickly adapt to the testing environment on the actual test day, and will help you develop the mental stamina you need to ace the exam. If...

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Open Letter to 2016 MBA Applicants

By - Feb 4, 10:10 AM   Comments [4]

Dear 2016 MBA Applicant, I would like to have heart-to-heart with you. Yes. That means YOU. If you are hoping to have an application ready for round 1 of the next application cycle, but have not yet thought about why you want an MBA, taken the...

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NYU Stern Launches 2-Year PTMBA Accelerated Program

By - Feb 4, 10:05 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants may now apply for NYU Stern’s new Langone part-time two-year accelerated option. According to a recent survey among NYU part-time prospective students, nearly a quarter of respondents said that they preferred an accelerated part-time MBA program over the previous self-pacing or weekend-only options (which took...

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Smart GMAT Test Prep – Are You Doing it Right?

By - Feb 2, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

A smart GMAT test-taker will: (a) Start prepping for the GMAT months in advance. (b) Take time to understand the psychology, content, and scoring metrics of the GMAT. (c) Register for Accepted’s upcoming webinar, Your 3-Part Game Plan to Dominate the GMAT. (d) All of the above. Be smart about...

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UCLA Anderson Student Interview: Enjoying the MBA Whirlwind

By - Feb 2, 09:15 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 for a chat with Tom Winterton, a first year student at UCLA Anderson. Accepted: We'd like to get to...

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MBA Admissions: Is Community Service Important?

By - Jan 30, 07:58 AM   Comments [0]

It’s winter, and many of you probably haven’t started thinking about next year’s MBA applications yet. But now is actually an excellent time to get started – not just on test prep and boosting GPAs, but on taking time to examine your community service. At...

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Entrepreneurship at Stanford GSB: Carlypso Drives Down the Startup Street

By - Jan 29, 09:36 AM   Comments [1]

Thinking of launching a disruptive start-up? Dying to attend a leading entrepreneurial MBA program? Well meet Nick Hinrichsen and Chris Colemen, founders of the start-up Carlypso, which Tech Crunch calls a “brilliant concept.” Oh, and they earned their MBAs in 2013 from Stanford GSB. Listen to...

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Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2015

By - Jan 28, 03:50 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times 2015 global MBA rankings  were released this morning. Let’s see how our top schools fared this year… Top 25 2015 Global MBA Programs (last year’s rank in parentheses) 1. Harvard Business School, USA (1) 2. London Business School, UK (3) 3. UPenn Wharton, USA (4) 4. Stanford...

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