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London Business School Tops FT’s 2016 European B-School Ranking

By - Dec 6, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

For the third straight year, London Business School tops the Financial Times‘s overall ranking of the best business schools in Europe, but France’s HEC Paris and INSEAD came in close on its heels. The FT publishes five main rankings each year: MBA, Executive MBA, Masters in...

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Dinged in Round 1? What’s next?

By - Dec 6, 07:09 AM   Comments [0]

Nobody likes to get a business school rejection email. But as former Admissions Directors, neither did we enjoy sending “thank you but no thank you” letters or emails to aspiring MBA students. We were very mindful as to how much candidates had invested – time,...

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MBA PREP SCHOOL LEVELS THE PLAYING FIELD BY LAUNCHING A FREE MBA APPLICATION PREPARATION COURSE

By - Dec 5, 23:07 PM   Comments [0]

MBA Prep School is pleased to announce the launch of a free version of our leading, online MBA application preparation course, MBA Prep School Digital. Our self-paced, on demand course for MBA candidates will help you develop a winning MBA application strategy and compose compelling...

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What to Do at an MBA Info Session

By - Dec 5, 09:55 AM   Comments [0]

As Round 2 deadlines inch closer, several top programs are hitting the road and holding informational sessions in cities across the world. If you have the opportunity to attend one of these events, you might find yourself face to face with an influential adcom member....

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Hey America, Here’s A Quick Intro To Canadian MBA Programs

By - Dec 5, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Hey America… sorry to bother you; it’s me… Canada, remember… your fun-loving friend up north. Heard you just wrote your GMAT, checked the news and are looking for a place to chill. Well, we just made it easier for you as an International Student. Don’t just take...

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Welcome to the Team: Willie Kotas

By - Dec 4, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

We’re excited to welcome Willie Kotas to our staff. A Kellogg MBA and Kellogg’s 2011 Alumni Volunteer of the Year, Willie has over 20 years of marketing experience and a deep understanding of the MBA admissions process.  He also represented Kellogg in Latin America for...

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Bring Your Personal Statement to Life With Vivid, Active Verbs

By - Dec 4, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

I watched a candle burn a few nights ago. It happened to have a particularly nice flame that conjured up many different images: • The flame stood erect. • The flame danced. • The flame cavorted. • The flame pranced. • The flame swayed. • The flame flickered. • The flame fluttered •...

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MBA Application Round 2 Countdown: 5 Tips for the Home Stretch

By - Dec 2, 12:08 PM   Comments [0]

The countdown to Round 2 MBA application deadlines is on… Harvard, Booth, Kellogg, Columbia, Tuck, Duke, and LBS are all waiting to hear from you by January 4, 2017. If you haven’t begun your application yet, you had better get started. At six months out...

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Finance Professionals: Don’t Make These Common MBA Application Mistakes

By - Dec 2, 09:06 AM   Comments [0]

While other business school applicants have to work hard to demonstrate that they can handle classes such as finance, accounting and statistics, if you hail from finance, the admissions committee already knows you can excel in the core classes, and that gives you one less...

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More B-Schools Accepting GRE Than Ever Before

By - Dec 2, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% According to the results of Kaplan Test Prep’s annual survey of business school admissions officers, 92 percent of B-schools now let applicants choose between submitting GMAT or GRE scores. This number is up slightly from 90 percent in 2015. More significantly, it has...

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