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Steer Clear of the Rumor Mill

By - Feb 11, 06:51 AM   Comments [0]

Did you hear that Stanford is no longer admitting anyone who scored lower than a 700 on the GMAT? Or that HBS already filled up its entire class in Round 1 and won’t actually admit anyone they’re interviewing in Round 2? Or that the way to ace...

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Interview Update from MIT Sloan

By - Feb 10, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Mother Nature occasionally has other plans for applicants planning on interviewing on campus at MIT Sloan School of Management. The admissions team noted that the historic snowfalls blanketing the northeast in recent weeks have periodically shut down operations at the school. Today, Tuesday the 10th, is...

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Pop Quiz: How Should You Prepare for the GMAT?

By - Feb 9, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

True or False? Some people are natural test-takers who won’t need to study at all and who will still ace the GMAT. FALSE! Even the smartest among us still needs to prepare for something as difficult and weighty as the GMAT. The more focused prep you do...

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Global EMBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Feb 9, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

The Global EMBA has 2 program options: EMBA-Global Americas & Europe which combines the strengths of Columbia University and London Business School; and EMBA-Global Asia, with Columbia University, London Business School, and Hong Kong University Business School. Of course all MBA and EMBA applications are...

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Evaluate 3 Factors When Comparing Business School Acceptances

By - Feb 9, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Receiving an offer of admission from one of your target business schools is every MBA hopeful’s dream, and that achievement feels even more amazing when a second or even third offer comes in. After taking...

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4 Tips to Prepare for your MBA Interview

By - Feb 8, 22:16 PM   Comments [0]

Business schools are asking their applicants to write less and talk more. With fewer essay requirements and dwindling word counts, the MBA Interview is more important than ever. It’s your chance to impress to admissions committee… off the cuff. They want insight into who you...

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The Hottest Skills that will Land You the Hottest Jobs

By - Feb 8, 13:02 PM   Comments [0]

A recent Businessweek article highlights the top skills job-seekers need to make the greatest impression on headhunters and future employers. What’s not high up on the list? Involvement in startups. According to the recruiters surveyed in BW’s 2014 b-school rankings, employees who are entrepreneurial thinkers...

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The Technology Lag at HBS

By - Feb 6, 12:24 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has rightfully earned its position at the top of many respected MBA rankings, but even Dean Nitin Nohria acknowledges that the school lags behind MIT and Stanford Graduate School of Business where tech is concerned, a recent Wall Street Journal article reveals. The...

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GMAT’s New Enhanced Score Report

By - Feb 6, 10:46 AM   Comments [0]

Starting in February 2015, GMAC will be launching its new Enhanced Score Report as a way of helping test takers better understand their GMAT performance and potentially strategize and plan for a retest. With this new tool, test takers will be able to see how...

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How To Apply To B-School in Round One Next Year

By - Feb 6, 06:42 AM   Comments [0]

Thinking of applying (or re-applying) to b-school this year? Wondering how you could apply Round One to your target b-school programs this year? If you’re thinking of applying (or re-applying) to b-school this year, and especially if you’re aiming for Round One, there are several key tasks...

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