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Columbia Launches First Student-Run Portfolio Fund

By - Apr 18, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has launched its first student-led value investing portfolio, known as the 5x5x5 Student Value Investment Fund. The fund, named for its innovative structure, gives students the opportunity to connect value-oriented investment theories to real-world practice as they apply their classroom learning to...

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What Does Columbia Business School Look for in Applicants?

By - Apr 15, 06:44 AM   Comments [0]

Just like people, each MBA program has its own unique personality — and each has its own idea of a perfect match. Knowing what a business school is looking for in potential students can help you frame your skills, experience, and personality around the qualities...

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IMD Debuts Online Executive Programs

By - Apr 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% IMD has launched a series of new online courses for executives. Aimed at executives with 6 to 10 years of experience, the Global Leadership in the Cloud (GLC) program is designed to provide individualized virtual instruction on several topics to people with...

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Choosing Among Multiple Offers of Admission

By - Apr 14, 10:43 AM   Comments [0]

Round Two business school decisions have come pouring in and some MBA applicants face not just two, but three or more offers of admission from their target schools.  Despite the adage, “You can never have too much of a good thing,” in reality, multiple b-school acceptances can...

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How Important Are Campus Visits For MBA Applicants?

By - Apr 13, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

One of our clients recently asked us about visiting the campuses of the business schools he’s applying to. “I heard it could be helpful to impress the admissions committee if you visit the school. Is this true? And will it REALLY help me get admitted? It just...

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4 Key Career Benefits From MBA Programs

By - Apr 13, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

In one survey, 96 percent of employers said hiring business school graduates creates value for their companies. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Business school graduates benefit not only from a solid return on investment through substantial salary increases, but also...

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Join Our Admissions Webinar to Make the Most of Your Round-1 Applications

By - Apr 13, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Round 1 B-School deadlines are coming up this fall, and now is the time to get yourself poised to submit an application that stands out. Join us for a free one-hour admissions webinar on April 28 at 12:00 PM EST! At the webinar,...

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Careers in Management Consulting

By - Apr 12, 12:33 PM   Comments [0]

Management consultants are typically experts in multiple business domains such as operations, strategy, finance and marketing.  They provide professional help to organisations to function better. Consulting jobs at top firms like McKinsey are highly sought after by students in Business schools across the globe. The...

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What Makes For Compelling Personal “Stuff” In An MBA Application Essay?

By - Apr 12, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Not gonna lie, this is a very challenging concept. Things may get a little heady, so stay with me… Schools often ask (in some form) what kind of person you are, getting to know who you are, personal interests, etc etc etc. But what IS that? What...

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Seemingly Similar MBA Applicants, Different Outcomes

By - Apr 12, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

If Round 2 results from your dream school are in and you didn’t get the news you were hoping for, it can be pretty devastating. After months of hard work on your application and then a few more months of anxiety-ridden waiting, finding out that...

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