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What?! You Have a Low GMAT/GPA Score…

By - Mar 29, 02:09 AM   Comments [0]

…and still haven’t signed up for our upcoming webinar Get Accepted to Top B-Schools with Low Stats? Well consider this post your personal reminder to reserve an hour of your time and attend THE webinar that will help you overcome your less-than-desirable GPA or GMAT score and...

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Harvard Business School Appoints New Admissions Director

By - Mar 29, 01:51 AM   Comments [0]

On Thursday, Harvard Business School announced that starting this June, Chad Losee (MBA 2013) will serve as the program's new Managing Director of MBA Admissions & Financial Aid. Losee will succeed Dee Leopold (MBA 1980), who has held this position since 2006 and who will...

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Apply Now for McKinsey Emerging Scholars

By - Mar 28, 08:57 AM   Comments [0]

Are you headed to a full-time MBA program at one of the top-tier business schools this Fall? Then consider applying for a McKinsey-sponsored scholarship opportunity for outstanding pre-MBA students. The Emerging Scholars program offers  a monetary award, individual mentorship with McKinsey consultants, and an opportunity to...

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3 Tips for Handling a Low GMAT Quant Score

By - Mar 28, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

A low quant score on the GMAT (at the lower end of the school’s 80% range) is never good news, but it doesn’t equal immediate rejection. As I’ve mentioned in the past, no single score is scrutinized independently, but rather your entire profile is examined as a...

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NYU Stern 2016 Executive MBA Essay Tips

By - Mar 28, 01:33 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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Low GMAT Score? Don’t Panic…Yet.

By - Mar 28, 01:16 AM   Comments [0]

A low GMAT score or a low GPA is not necessarily an MBA deal breaker. No adcom is going to admit or dismiss a candidate based solely on one semester’s poor GPA or a low verbal GMAT score without also reflecting on other numbers as well as...

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Harvard Business School Names New Head of MBA Admissions

By - Mar 25, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

A five-month search culminated yesterday with Harvard Business School’s announcement that Chad Losee, Harvard MBA Class of 2013, will be its next Managing Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid. Losee will succeed Dee Leopold, who has headed the school’s MBA selection process since 2006. Leopold...

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Talking with a Military Tuckie

By - Mar 25, 01:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with David Donahue, a student at Dartmouth Tuck. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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What to Do About a Low GPA

By - Mar 24, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

This week, join us for a rebroadcast of one of our most popular shows – our discussion of how to address a low GPA. Many applicants are concerned about their undergrad GPAs, and nervous that their GPA might be too low for their target graduate program. If...

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Plan Ahead and Positively Impact your MBA Application

By - Mar 24, 06:13 AM   Comments [0]

Many b-school aspirants see the spring and summer solely as a time to take a GMAT prep course. They often wait until they are neck deep in the process of writing their essays and compiling all of their other application materials to identify the elements...

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