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How to Get into LBS from Someone That Did

By - Mar 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations to Carrie (not her real name), who used her strong sense of passion and purpose to get into LBS! We find that one of the best ways to learn how to be a successful MBA applicant is to learn from someone that did, and...

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Tips for Applying to European B-Schools

By - Mar 16, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

Applying to a European MBA program isn’t quite the same as applying to an American program. The programs themselves often have a different focus than U.S. schools, and adcoms therefore look out for different skills and qualifications. I’d like to direct you to the following...

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3 Bad Reasons to Get an MBA

By - Mar 16, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com There are many reasons why an MBA degree is a great way to turbocharge your career, and this blog has covered several of them. But there are also bad reasons for going to business school....

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Kellogg #1 in Marketing, Harvard #1 in Management, Wharton #1 in Finance according to US News

By - Mar 16, 02:43 AM   Comments [0]

In addition to its general rankings of the top U.S. MBA programs published last week, US News also published specialization rankings of the top MBA programs in various categories. Here are the top five programs in each category:   Accounting #1     University of Texas—Austin (McCombs) #2     University of Pennsylvania...

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The GMAC, the GMAT, and the MBA Degree

By - Mar 15, 05:10 AM   Comments [0]

Admit it. You just can’t stop thinking about the GMAT. If you are a b-school student (present or future), then Rich D’Amato, Vice President of Global Communications at GMAC, has some important info to share with you. Listen to the full recording of our conversation with Rich...

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A Window into Life at Harvard Business School

By - Mar 15, 05:04 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a follow up interview with Tim Massey, who is about to complete his first year at Harvard Business School....

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B-Schools Teach American-Style Networking Skills

By - Mar 13, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

We’ve recently covered the topic of travel and study abroad on this blog as a key toward gaining cross-cultural competence for American students and professionals. But attaining a level of comfort in unfamiliar settings applies equally to international students studying business in the United States. Recently,...

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Three Topics to Discuss in Waitlist Letters

By - Mar 12, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

If you are on a waitlist, Linda Abraham has something to tell you: Related Resources: • College Applicants: Waitlisted or Rejected? • Help! I've Been Waitlisted! • How to Write Waitlist Update Letters Accepted.com's experienced admissions consultants can help you create the most impressive application possible with comprehensive packages, or provide targeted assistance from picking...

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Ask B-School Alumni These 4 Questions

By - Mar 12, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

One of the most valuable aspects of attending a top-ranked MBA program is the amazing network you cultivate during those two years. US News has a great article with tips for both applicants and current business school students on connecting with alumni to learn the...

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U.S. News 2016 Best Graduate Business Schools

By - Mar 11, 15:23 PM   Comments [0]

U.S. News released its graduate school rankings today. Let’s see how our top b-schools fared… Top 20 U.S. B-Schools - 2016 1. Stanford GSB (1) 2. Harvard Business School (1) 3. UPenn Wharton (1) 4. Chicago Booth (4) 5. MIT Sloan (5) 6. Northwestern Kellogg (6) 7. UC Berkeley Haas (7) 8. Columbia Business...

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