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Michigan Ross 2014-2015 Application Deadlines

By - Jun 5, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has posted the MBA application deadlines for the upcoming admissions season. The three rounds are: Round 1 Deadline: October 6, 2014 Decision: December 19, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 5, 2015 Decision: March 13, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: March 23, 2015 Decision: May 15, 2015 All applications...

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Michigan Ross 2014-2015 MBA Essay Questions

By - Jun 5, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has announced the MBA essay questions for the 2014-2015 admissions season via a post by Admissions Director Soojin Kwon on the Ross Admissions Blog. Class of 2017 Essay Questions For the coming year, there will be two required essays...

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Wharton MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2015 Application

By - Jun 5, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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Common Mistakes Could Blow Your B-School Dreams

By - Jun 5, 05:18 AM   Comments [0]

The most competitive MBA programs accept just a tiny fraction of the qualified candidates who apply each year, so you have to do everything you can to maximize your chances of getting in. However, applicants often get tripped up by seemingly harmless mistakes that diminish their...

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Wharton School 2014-2015 MBA Essays

By - Jun 4, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the MBA essays for the upcoming admissions season. This year, there will be only one required essay. Class of 2017 Essays 1. (Required) What do you hope to gain both personally and professionally from the Wharton MBA? (500 words) 2....

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Brown University Will Now Offer Joint MBA Degree

By - Jun 4, 05:21 AM   Comments [0]

Brown University and internationally top-ranked IE Business School in Spain recently announced that the IE Brown Executive MBA will now be offered as joint degree, conferred by both institutions. This joint degree is the first MBA degree to be awarded by Brown University. Launched in 2011,...

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Tuesday Tips: 2014 Stanford GSB Essay Tips

By - Jun 3, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford Graduate School of Business has followed the lead of the majority of top MBA programs and has reduced the essay count for this year’s application. Stanford is still focused on candid self-evaluation and authenticity, and has just cut out the optional shorter essays. The...

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How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To?

By - Jun 3, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

“How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To” is excerpted from the special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. Deciding how many schools to apply to is another often shortchanged step...

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4 Egregious Mistakes: What NOT to Do at an MBA Fair

By - Jun 3, 07:48 AM   Comments [0]

These four egregious blunders have potential to completely damage your admissions chances. You’re putting in valuable time and money to attend an MBA fair, so make sure you know the “rules” so that you don’t end up losing out. Beware of the following four transgressions: 1. Asking...

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What my MBA at Harvard did NOT teach me

By - Jun 3, 05:58 AM   Comments [0]

In this special guest post, an Army combat veteran from West Point shares his perspective on two years of learning at Harvard Business School. My name is Ben Faw, I am a West Point graduate, Class of 2007, a former Infantry Platoon leader, and a graduate...

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