Admission Consultants

Why Do You Need an MBA?

By - Sep 28, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

There’s a lot to think about when you’re pulling together your business school application materials. You’ve got to make sure your resume is in top shape, that your recommenders will have their letters uploaded on time, that your essays are compelling and position you well—the...

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Admitted to CBS

By - Sep 27, 07:33 AM   Comments [0]

Fortuna and their team have been incredibly helpful and wonderful to work with. As an international reapplicant who faced multiple “dings” last year, I decided to reach out to Fortuna for some advice this year. Their team showed me the weaknesses in my application, and...

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Six Tips For Better Resumes

By - Sep 26, 18:19 PM   Comments [0]

Need advice on how to make your “greatest hits” shine? Looking for ways to grab the adcom’s attention with a resume that highlights your academic prowess, professional strengths, leadership skills, and overall impressiveness? The following six tips will help you create a stunning resume that’s...

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What’s Really Important In MBA Admissions? Interview With Rotman’s Niki da Silva

By - Sep 25, 09:25 AM   Comments [0]

100 episodes after her first interview on the show, the most popular Admissions Straight Talk guest is back! For the scoop on what’s new at one of MBA-dom’s most innovative admissions offices, listen to our conversation with Niki da Silva, Recruitment & Admissions Director for Rotman’s...

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New Immersive Seminars at Columbia Business School

By - Sep 25, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School recently launched a new immersive experience for its full-time MBA students that provides students the chance to interact with C-suite executives and discuss the future of business, ongoing challenges, opportunities, and strategies at play. The inaugural seminars, led by Columbia Business School faculty...

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Recent Innovations in the MBA Admissions Process

By - Sep 24, 11:39 AM   Comments [0]

With the start of the new 2015-2016 MBA admissions cycle, the world’s best business schools are receiving a flood of transcripts, resumes, GMAT scores, recommendations and essays from MBA applicants who have spent the past few months focusing on the application materials that they hope...

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HBS Announces Interview Invitation Plan

By - Sep 24, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

The admissions team at Harvard Business School is still buried in Round 1 applications, but admissions director Dee Leopold updated her blog this week to let anxious candidates know the timeline for upcoming interview invitations. Invitations and detailed procedural instructions will go out over three days—October...

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College Application Planning Tips for High School Seniors

By - Sep 24, 04:25 AM   Comments [0]

At the start of your senior year, you should already be well into the swing of college applications. We’ll cover the non-application topics like grades and leisure time later. For now, let’s break down the application, piece by piece: TRANSCRIPT: Hopefully you’ve maintained a rockstar GPA...

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GMAT Expert Q&A: Ofek GMAT Part 1

By - Sep 24, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you looking for some expert advice about studying for the GMAT? This week, we’ve got an interview with Zack Goldman and Doron Aaronsohn, the team behind Ofek GMAT. Together, they have nearly thirty years of experience helping students to do their best...

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GMAC Releases 2015 B-School Application Trends

By - Sep 23, 05:21 AM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has released the findings of its 2015 Application Trends Survey, which show the majority of full-time MBA programs — in both two-year and one-year formats — report increases in application volume compared with last year and 10 years ago. Among...

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