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Indian School of Business Announces New Scholarships

By - Aug 15, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

The Indian School of Business has introduced 10 merit-based full tuition fee waivers applicable to candidates applying this year to the Post Graduate Program in Management. According to the school, the PGP admissions committee will make the selection of candidates, looking at a combination of academic...

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Indian School of Business 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essay Topics

By - Aug 15, 05:52 AM   Comments [0]

The Indian School of Business has announced the following deadlines and essay questions (found within the online application) as part of the 2014-2015 admissions season. Cycle 1 Deadline: September 15, 2014 Notification: November 15, 2014 Cycle 2 Deadline: November 30, 2014 Notification: February 15, 2015 Essay Questions Essay 1: Innovation or doing things differently...

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London Business School Deadlines, Essays for August 2015 Intake

By - Aug 14, 09:28 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School has posted the four application stages and essay prompts for the upcoming MBA admissions season. Deadlines Stage 1 Deadline: October 3, 2014 Decision Notification: December 11, 2014 Stage 2 Deadline: January 5, 2015 Decision Notification: March 26, 2015 Stage 3 Deadline: February 27, 2015 Decision Notification: May 14, 2015 Stage 4 Deadline: April 17,...

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Seats Running Out for Our Wharton Webinar…

By - Aug 14, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you are applying to Wharton – then you’ll want to tune in on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET for our webinar, Get Accepted to the Wharton School. Access winning tips that put you ahead of your competition including the 4...

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MOOCs and the Future of Management Education

By - Aug 14, 05:43 AM   Comments [0]

The growing number of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) offered at the top business schools is something of a hot button topic these days. Harvard Business School joined the fray this past spring, but rather than using an existing platform such as Coursera to launch...

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The ROI of an MBA – What’s an MBA worth?

By - Aug 13, 09:34 AM   Comments [1]

A lot of you thinking about your MBA are probably pressing pause at the cost. Yeah - we get it. It's expensiveeee! But there's a reason it's still the #1 degree for people looking at a masters. With a variety of formats to fit your...

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5 Ways to Stand Out in a Competitive Job Market

By - Aug 13, 05:43 AM   Comments [0]

Distinguishing yourself from other applicants  is crucial in a competitive, post-MBA job market. Accenture recruiter Katherine LaVelle recently shared with Bloomberg Businessweek some of the characteristics she’s looking for in new hires. It doesn’t matter where you plan on working after b-school; if you’re not...

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Tips for Video MBA Essay Questions

By - Aug 12, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

Rotman led the charge with a video essay question and last year Yale and Kellogg followed. Worried about being literally on stage? Here are my tips if you need to respond to a question in a short 1-2-minute video. First, realize that these video essays, like the...

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UCLA Anderson 2014 Essay Tips

By - Aug 12, 04:36 AM   Comments [0]

Last year UCLA Anderson reduced the required essays to only one, following the trend started by Harvard. UCLA’s essays were previously focused on career goals and last year’s single essay only asked about short- and long-term goals. This year the one required question adds an...

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Chicago Booth Essay Tips

By - Aug 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

A difficult question indeed. While open ended questions offer a good opportunity for applicants to present their case, most applicants find it hard to answer this question. We would recommend you to de-stress yourself, as the first step. If you indulge too much on the problem...

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