Admission Consultants

Too Old for an MBA? Check Out 3 Outstanding MBA and EMBA Alternatives [Episode 166]

By - Aug 14, 13:19 PM   Comments [0]

Today we’re discussing a unique MBA option for mid-career professionals – an option to study in a full-time, immersive program with other professionals at the same level. Joining us today are: Stephen Sacca, Director, MIT Sloan Fellows Program; Silvia McCalliser-Castillo, Director, London Business School EMBA-Global and...

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Deadlines are Weeks Away, Acceptance Rates are Low…But Now is Not the Time to Freak-Out!

By - Aug 12, 09:13 AM   Comments [0]

“If I only had a dollar for every time you pulled me back from the ledge!” A current client of mine sent me that email the other night while worrying about his GPA and GMAT quant score, both of which are fine.  I get it -...

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3 Unconventional Steps to Writing Great MBA Essays

By - Aug 12, 06:45 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. The essay component is arguably the most important piece of your business school application. After all, a compelling story can help counterbalance weaker aspects of your candidacy. Before you start working on your MBA applications in...

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Video Essay Tips for B-School

By - Aug 12, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Business school applications are getting a twenty-first century makeover, with video essays becoming an increasingly popular alternative to traditional written essays. Schools like Yale and Kellogg now require three video essays from each applicant. Tuck is another that has added video responses to...

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#TBT I’ve Joined Forces with Beat The GMAT!

By - Aug 11, 07:36 AM   Comments [0]

I love revisiting these moments during our history when SBC forged partnerships with other leaders in the MBA admissions industry, such as this valuable and enduring relationship I have with Beat the GMAT. More than a decade ago, way back in Spring 2006, I shared this news on...

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Where to Find Good GRE Practice Questions

By - Aug 10, 11:02 AM   Comments [0]

An important part of preparing for the GRE is practice questions, and lots of them! But where can you find good practice questions for the GRE? Today, we’ll look at a few reputable sources. GRE practice questions from ETS, the maker of the GRE They say there’s...

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USC Marshall Fall 2017 MBA Essay Questions

By - Aug 10, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

The application to the full-time MBA program at USC Marshall School of Business is now live, and here we share with you the essay questions, which remain unchanged for the 2016-2017 admissions season. Required MBA Essays Please complete both sections in no more than 700 words combined: What...

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Developing ‘Brand You’: The Way to Drive Home Your Main Points

By - Aug 10, 07:40 AM   Comments [0]

As part of our month-long anniversary celebration, I’d like to highlight some of my favorite blog posts from along the way that I think will really resonate with applicants who are gearing up for submission this fall.  Enjoy! Think for a moment about the audience for your...

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How To Get The MBA Recommendation Letter That Will Get You Into Business School

By - Aug 10, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Admissions expert reveals who you should choose, when you should choose them, and why This blog was first published by Chioma Isiadinso on Business Because MBA Application Blog Letters of recommendation are a valuable part of your MBA application package, but the process of getting...

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Tuesday Tips: Cornell Johnson Fall 2017 MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 9, 20:44 PM   Comments [0]

Cornell University’s Johnson School of Management is a flexible MBA program housed within an Ivy League campus. Cornell Johnson offers multiple full-time options, including a one-year MBA, executive programs and a tech focused program. Cornell Johnson has multiple joint degree programs as well from a JD-MBA...

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