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Kellogg School Takes 1st Place in Sustainable Investing Challenge

By - Apr 8, 05:57 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting A team of students from the Kellogg School of Management has taken first place in the 2014 Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge with their proposed investment vehicle that would remediate contaminated land in the U.S. through reforestation. This preeminent global competition is geared...

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3 Exercises to Help MBA Applicants Develop a Personal Brand

By - Apr 7, 05:22 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Some b-school applicants balk at thinking of themselves as a “product” or “brand.” However, by taking the time to really examine your personal qualities, values and aspirations, you’ll ultimately be able to find out...

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Get a GRIP on Team Questions

By - Apr 6, 08:36 AM   Comments [0]

I took away a lot of wonderful concepts, frameworks and strategies from my MBA education that led to a successful admission career. In fact, one of the most powerful lessons I learned at Michigan (now Ross) was how to lead and work effectively on teams. Professor...

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Insights of a Tennis Player Turned Kellogg MBA

By - Apr 6, 07:35 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…introducing Kate Ruckert, a first year student at Northwestern Kellogg. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are...

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How to Maximize Your MBA Experience

By - Apr 4, 09:57 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA Student Voice blog of UCLA Anderson School of Management recently posted some great advice from second-year student Nathan Adelman on how to make the most of your MBA experience, and it rings true no matter where you eventually end up. Adelman lists key lessons...

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GMAT, GRE, SAT, and All Things Test Prep

By - Apr 3, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT, GRE, SAT… If one of these tests graces your future, tune in to our interview with Bhavin Parikh, CEO and founder of Magoosh, the leading online test prep company. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Bhavin for great test prep advice and the...

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Is it Worth it to Get an MBA?

By - Apr 3, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Ah, an age old question. Let’s dive right in! Forbes reports on a recent 2010 peer-reviewed study that was published in the Journal of Education for Business in which 550 MBA alumni were surveyed and survey data relating to pre-MBA pay, post-MBA starting salaries, and five...

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The HBS Round 3 Deadline is Coming Right Up!

By - Apr 3, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

For all of you who are wondering if there is one last thing you can do to improve your Harvard Business School application before you hit submit, the answer is YES! Take an hour and watch the recording of our popular webinar, The Accepted Guide to...

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Your MBA Waitlist Do-Not-Do List

By - Apr 3, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

So the letter or email arrived, and the news wasn’t bad, but it wasn’t exactly great either: you’ve been put on the MBA waitlist. At this point you may notice your mind going to some weird places as you try to figure out how to escape...

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How NOT to Approach GMAT IR

By - Apr 3, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post by our friends at Magoosh As of June 2012, the GMAT lost an essay and gained a new section. The GMAT Integrated Reasoning (IR) was born. This section appears at the beginning of the test and asks students to deal with complex and disperse...

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