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Retooling Your Resume for MBA Applications

By - Jul 9, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

If updating your resume for your MBA applications is one of the last items on your application checklist, it’s time to reorder your priorities! The resume’s significance in the MBA admissions process cannot be overstated, and, with fewer essays, the resume’s importance is only growing....

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New GMAT Changes and What They Mean For MBA Applicants

By - Jul 9, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you planning to take – or to retake – the GMAT? Keeping informed of changes in the test’s format, policy, and structure will help you choose the right GMAT study plan for your goals, and help you get the best GMAT score...

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How To Think Like A Dean Of Admissions

By - Jul 8, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

If you could pick one person to provide insight into graduate admissions, who would it be? A dean of admissions, of course! Applicants, rejoice! The guest on this week’s show is a former dean of graduate admissions who has reviewed and signed off on over 45,000...

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Kellogg School Posts Fall 2016 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Jul 8, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University has announced the application deadlines and essay topics for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Deadlines Round 1 Application due: September 22, 2015 Decision released: December 16, 2015 Round 2 Application due: January 6, 2016 Decision released: March 23, 2016 Round 3 Application due: April 6, 2016 Decision released:...

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Wharton 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 8, 10:46 AM   Comments [0]

After several years of change and shrinkage, Wharton is keeping its essays unchanged this year. My tips for completing the Wharton application essays are in blue below. The Admissions Committee wants to get to know you on both a professional and personal level. We encourage you to be introspective,...

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IESE 2015-2016 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Jul 8, 08:24 AM   Comments [0]

IESE Business School has posted the following MBA application deadlines for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Round 1 Application deadline: October 6, 2015 Decision notification: December 11, 2015 Round 2 Application deadline: January 5, 2016 Decision notification: March 11, 2016 Round 3 Application deadline: February 23, 2016 Decision notification: May 6, 2016 Round 4 Application deadline: April...

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3 Ways to Get a Head Start When Building Your B-School Network

By - Jul 8, 05:41 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on With the availability of the Internet and social media, it’s possible to get a head start on developing your business school network as early as the application phase. That network can help you research schools, decide...

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Should I take the GMAT or the GRE?

By - Jul 8, 03:11 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you trying to get into a top business school? When you are trying to get in to a competitive business school, it’s important to do everything you can to make your application stronger. Getting an excellent score on your admissions test is...

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Tuesday Tips: Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 7, 09:55 AM   Comments [0]

Duke Fuqua’s website tells applicants to “Be a leader who demonstrates competence, character, and purpose—a thinker and a doer who can maneuver the complexities of interdependent issues.” With the right application strategy you can use this set of essays to demonstrate you are the kind...

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Tuesday Tips: INSEAD MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 7, 09:54 AM   Comments [0]

INSEAD, “the business school of the world” is a dynamic, diverse and highly international MBA option. INSEAD was recently ranked the #1 most diverse MBA program by Business Insider. Along with the basic MBA questions most other schools ask, INSEAD is looking for significant exploration...

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