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An MIT Sloan Student Anticipating a Positive Global Future

By - Aug 25, 16:16 PM   Comments [0]

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

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Wharton 2016-17 Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 25, 15:43 PM   Comments [0]

  The Wharton EMBA adcom, through its three required questions, expresses its values and its interest in a relationship with students who share those values. Each of the questions highlights a different facet of this relationship. Respecting, recognizing, and responding to that vision through your essays...

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Harvard Kennedy School – Where the Bottom Line is Making a Difference to Society [Episode 167]

By - Aug 24, 16:44 PM   Comments [0]

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Today’s guest is Matt Clemons, Director of Admissions at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. He’s joining us to discuss the programs HKS offers and what it takes to get accepted. Welcome, Matt! Can you give us an overview...

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MIT Sloan Fellows 2017 Essay Tips

By - Aug 17, 15:06 PM   Comments [0]

In my experience assisting MIT Sloan Fellows applicants for over a decade (Successes every year, and last year all of my MIT Sloan Fellows clients were accepted), I have seen consistently that the adcom values applicants who, among other things, demonstrate consistent outstanding impact and...

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Attention International Students: TOEFL to Offer Free Online Course

By - Aug 17, 14:38 PM   Comments [0]

International students planning to study at an English language institution or university, candidates for scholarships or professional certification, English language learners who want to follow their progress, and students or workers applying for visas in certain countries can now take advantage of a free online...

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What Does “At The Very Center of Business” Mean for CBS Applicants?

By - Aug 17, 10:10 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School Essay 2 asks you to watch a short video entitled, “The Center” and then use it to answer the question, “How will you take advantage of being ‘at the very center of business’?” The video and the essay question have enabled Columbia...

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Add Detail to Your Social Enterprise/Community Service Goals

By - Aug 16, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re applying for an MBA, a PhD in Public Policy (or many other doctoral fields), or a Masters in Social Work, you’re likely to talk about social enterprise, or community service, goals in your application. For some, this will be your primary objective –...

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MBA Application Essays- 10 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid

By - Aug 15, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

      Essays are the most critical part of the application package for business schools that showcase those aspects of the applicants’ profile which other parts of their application package do not reveal. B-schools use essays as tools to know their prospective candidates outside of the typical...

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2018 Harvard Business School Class Profile

By - Aug 15, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at who makes up Harvard’s class of 2018 (from the HBS website)… • Applications received: 9,759 • Students enrolled: 942 • Percent admitted: 11% • Women: 43% • U.S. minorities: 26% • Countries represented: 69 • International students: 35% • Median GMAT score: 730 • Middle 80% GMAT score: 690-760 •...

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A Wharton Student With a Rock-and-Roll Approach

By - Aug 15, 08:32 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Allie Miller member of Wharton MBA Class of 2017... Accepted: We'd like to get to know...

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