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Chicago Booth 2012-13 MBA Application Deadlines and Essays

By - Jul 12, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business has just announced the 2012-2013 MBA application deadlines and essay questions. Deadlines Round One: October 2, 2012 Round Two: January 8, 2013 Round Three: April 4, 2013   Essay Questions Long-Form Essay: What are your short- and long-term goals, and how will an MBA from Chicago...

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UC Berkeley Haas Essay Tips

By - Jul 12, 09:36 AM   Comments [0]

This set of essays for admission to UC Berkeley Haas School of Business covers a variety of topics – from the song that expresses you to your quantitative skills. In approaching these varied questions it will be important to remain focused on what you want...

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UV Darden Releases Single MBA Essay Topic

By - Jul 12, 09:34 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has announced a single MBA essay topic for the 2012-2013 application cycle. Applicants must respond to the following question: Share your thought process as you encountered a challenging work situation or complex problem. How did this experience change your...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: Y is for You

By - Jul 11, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

MBA Application Tip: Keep the Focus on YOU Your MBA application is intended to introduce the adcom to YOU. It highlights what's special and unique about you as a professional, as a community member, as an individual, and as a future business leader. Here we're going to...

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Where’s the Poetry? The Secret Ingredient in Your Graduate Application Essays

By - Jul 11, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

Strategy will necessarily guide your selection of essay topics, anecdotes/examples, and structure. Yet an essay built on calculation alone, even if the strategy is spot on, will often disappoint. Logically it all makes sense. But it doesn’t take flight. Poetry can be the secret ingredient to...

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Michigan Ross 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 11, 13:01 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross has released its 2013 application essays. Unlike most programs this year, it has not shortened its essays or reduced the number of required essays. It has removed options from its fourth essay and focused the question for Essay 2. Essays Essay 1: Introduce yourself...

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UV Darden Releases Single MBA Essay Topic

By - Jul 10, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has announced a single MBA essay topic for the 2012-2013 application cycle. Applicants must respond to the following question: Share your thought process as you encountered a challenging work situation or complex problem. How did this experience change your...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: 26 Great Tips!

By - Jul 10, 02:53 AM   Comments [0]

Need Some Good Application Tips? How about 26 of Them? MBA applicants: It has finally arrived – your favorite MBA blog series wrapped into a comprehensive special report or email course! You can now enjoy MBA Admissions A-Z: 26 Great Tips all at once in handy...

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Drop in UK MBA Applicants

By - Jul 10, 02:46 AM   Comments [0]

According to Poets & Quants, “applications to Britain’s business schools plunged 20% last year as a result of government changes to visa policies that made MBA programs there a less viable option for international students.” These students comprise 90% of MBA students at UK business...

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Decoding GMAT Gibberish: On-Demand Webinar Now Available

By - Jul 9, 04:01 AM   Comments [0]

Recently we presented an excellent webinar that offered b-school applicants valuable advice on how to understand your GMAT score. That webinar, That GMAT Score: Implications for Your MBA Application, can now be viewed online anytime and anywhere! Some of the questions answered during the webinar include: Is...

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