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IV with a Current Duke MBA Pursuing a Career in Healthcare

By - Jan 31, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Steven Ma, a student at Duke Fuqua pursuing a career in the healthcare sector. Read on for Steven’s thoughts on the Duke experience, and don’t forget to check out his blog, From Bench to Board. Thank you Steven for sharing your...

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The Basics of Applying to B-School

By - Jan 31, 06:17 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times published an article this week with advice on how to apply for an MBA program, and I contributed a few of my own tips to the piece. For one, I always advise students to apply to a range of schools, some of...

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The Stanford MSx Program for Experienced Leaders

By - Jan 30, 15:53 PM   Comments [0]

Do you need an advanced business education, but a full time MBA isn’t a good option for you? There is a fabulous option that you just may not have heard about yet. Want to know more? Listen to the recording of our recent interview with Mike Hochleutner...

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R3 or Next Year Webinar Airing Live in a Few Hours

By - Jan 30, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate, will begin in just a few hours at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Register ASAP (free) and get ready for what’s going to be an unbelievable analysis of the Round 3 versus next year MBA...

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J-Term: The MBA Admissions Mystery Revealed

By - Jan 30, 07:22 AM   Comments [0]

It’s time to touch on a subject that’s often neglected by the wider MBA Admissions community, but that’s particularly pertinent this time of year. Yep, you guessed it! JANUARY INTAKE ADMISSIONS, more commonly known as J-Term. Between the Columbia Business School’s J-Term and INSEAD’s Jan...

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HBS Dean Apologizes for School’s Sexist Attitudes

By - Jan 30, 06:33 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week at an alumnae event in Northern California celebrating 50 years of women at Harvard Business School, dean Nitin Nohria used the opportunity to issue an apology to female students and professors past and present for any sexist or offensive behavior they experienced...

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Discover the Benefits of a Canadian MBA!

By - Jan 29, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

Have you thought about applying to a Canadian business school? Did you know that: • Forbes ranks Canada as the 5th best nation for doing business? • Canada hosts four of the top ten strongest banks in the world? • Canada is one of the most welcoming countries...

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FT’s Best Global MBA Programs in 2014

By - Jan 29, 14:26 PM   Comments [3]

The Financial Times released its 2014 global MBA rankings! Read on for the list, the facts, the analysis, and the sources. The List: 2014 Rank 3 Year (Avg) School Country 1 1 Harvard Business School USA 2 2 Stanford Graduate School of Business USA 3 4 London Business School UK 4 3 U Penn Wharton USA 5 5 Columbia Business School USA 6 6 INSEAD France/Singapore 7 8 IESE Business School Spain 8 8 MIT Sloan USA 9 10 Chicago Booth USA 10 15 Yale School of...

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2014 Kellogg Executive MBA Admissions Tips

By - Jan 29, 14:21 PM   Comments [0]

The Kellogg Executive MBA questions are among the most comprehensive, thorough, and numerous of any EMBA application. It takes significant effort to put together a strong set of Kellogg EMBA essays, and that fact weeds out potential students who are not seriously interested in this...

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MBA Interview Myth-Busting from U. Michigan Ross

By - Jan 29, 07:05 AM   Comments [0]

In her latest update to the Ross MBA blog, Michigan Ross School of Business admissions director Soojin Kwon makes light of the frigid temps gripping Ann Arbor but assures applicants the b-school is still operating, “with recruiters on campus and the fearless admissions team in...

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