Admission Consultants

The Wharton Executive MBA Program: An Insider’s View

By - Jan 19, 12:33 PM   Comments [0]

In this week’s podcast episode of Admissions Straight Talk, Linda Abraham speaks with the Wharton EMBA program admissions directors, Diane Sharp and Kathy Lilygren. Be sure to listen to the full recording to learn what they are looking for in applications, when to apply, and what the EMBA...

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3 Questions to Ask Before Applying MBA Round 3

By - Jan 19, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone says that applying MBA Round 3 is risky, and they’re not wrong. When you make the decision to apply MBA Round 3, you’re putting yourself in the ring at the end of the application season. So after admissions committees have already read thousands of...

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When Your B-School Rejection Makes the News

By - Jan 16, 06:52 AM   Comments [0]

A popular MBA applicant blogger this season who goes by the moniker Grant Me Admission woke up to a huge surprise earlier this week when he found out the profile about his journey to b-school originally published on Poets & Quants had found its way...

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Meet our MBA Admissions Consultants: Stefanie Barlow

By - Jan 16, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Admissions Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an...

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Michigan Ross School Gets $20M for New Leadership Center

By - Jan 15, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has received a $20 million gift from former General Mills CEO Stephen Sanger and his wife Karen Sanger to launch a new center that will expand the school’s leadership development programming. According to an announcement made Thursday by...

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Should You Consider Applying in Round 3?

By - Jan 14, 06:58 AM   Comments [0]

You tried your best, but you just couldn’t pull together all of your business school materials before Round 2 deadlines hit. Now what should you do? Isn’t Round 3 where MBA applications go to die? Not always. In general, it is tougher to earn a spot at...

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MBA/MMM Kellogg Interview with Shriansh: Explaining What Makes Kellogg, Kellogg

By - Jan 14, 03:35 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 for a chat with Shriansh Shrivastava, a student at Northwestern Kellogg’s joint MBA/Masters in Design Innovation program. Accepted: We'd like...

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Jumpstart Your Business Career with a Master in Management

By - Jan 14, 03:24 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve seen the light (or maybe just the real world): a career in business is the right path for you. BUT – you’ve just graduated with a degree in materials science.  Or sociology.  Or comparative literature.  Yup – chances of finding a serious management track job...

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UV Darden School Names Scott Beardsley as Dean

By - Jan 12, 18:49 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business has appointed Scott Beardsley as its next dean, effective August 1. Beardsley succeeds Robert F. Bruner, who is completing his 10th year as dean, and last year announced his plans to return to the faculty at the...

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Build an Effective MBA Application as a Female Candidate

By - Jan 12, 06:35 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com It’s tempting to dismiss the idea that female MBA applicants can benefit from targeted tips when applying to business school as out of touch or old fashioned. But the reality is that women are still considered...

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