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How does an MBA prepare you for a career in investment banking?

By - Jan 6, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you interested in switching to a career in the field of investment banking? If you’ve read our earlier articles in the How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA series, you know that investment banking can be a very lucrative...

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Last-Minute Round 2 Tips

By - Jan 5, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Over the next week, more than a dozen top MBA programs will close out their Round 2 application periods. If you are targeting one of those schools and haven’t hit “Submit” yet, here are some last-minute tips for you: Ensure your recommendation letters are in. We’ve said...

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Financial Times Releases 2015 European Business School Rankings

By - Jan 5, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Financial Times has published its 2015 European Business School rankings. London Business School has grabbed the number one spot, followed by HEC Paris, INSEAD, University of St. Gallen and IE Business School to round out the top five. The full list includes 85...

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Tips to Maximize Your MBA Application Feedback Session

By - Jan 4, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

These brief sessions with schools can provide valuable insight into why you were rejected. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com All MBA hopefuls fear getting denied, but if there’s any silver lining to rejection, it’s that many business schools now offer...

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Favorites in 2015 at Accepted!

By - Dec 31, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

What admissions issues were keeping you up at night? Here are the five articles and posts that you were most interested in this past year. Let’s take a look: 1. Boost Your GPA For Medical School Acceptance 2. MBA Admissions A-Z: U is for Undergrad Grades 3. How to...

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Happy New Year! Love, Linda

By - Dec 31, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

This article originally appeared on blog.accepted.com. Applying to a top b-school? The talented folks at Accepted have helped hundreds of applicants get accepted to their dream programs. Whether you are figuring out where apply, writing your application essays, or prepping for your interviews, we are just a call...

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Stacy Blackman’s Year in Review

By - Dec 31, 06:38 AM   Comments [0]

How is it possible that we’re already at the final day of 2015? Once again, the time is upon us to make new resolutions, push ourselves to learn and grow, and rededicate ourselves to our personal and professional goals. With that in mind, we’d like to...

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So long, 2015!

By - Dec 30, 06:04 AM   Comments [0]

As we prepare to welcome 2016 this week, it’s a time for both reflection and anticipation. But odds are if you’ve been working on MBA applications, you’ve already been doing a lot of both over the past several months. Updating your resume, brainstorming the most intriguing...

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What Applicants Should Not Do in 2016: A Poem

By - Dec 29, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

'Twas the night before deadlines, and all through the world, Our consultants sat cramming, coffee brewing, brows furled; Though the essays were written with effort and care, There were still a few things that were cause for despair! The clichés! Oh, forsake! Terrible, were they – That all our consultants...

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Strategies for Defining Your MBA Goals

By - Dec 29, 07:56 AM   Comments [0]

While it sounds simple enough, many b-school hopefuls struggle with the question of addressing their career goals because although they know they want an MBA, they haven’t yet clearly defined what their goals are, and how earning an MBA degree will help. Remember, a goal is...

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