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Cornell Johnson: A Visit

By - Apr 8, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

I recently had the opportunity to visit the Johnson School of Business at Cornell University. A few elements in my visit really stand out, and I want to share them with you. Class visit I attended a Managing and Leading in Organizations class taught by Dr....

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Get a GRIP on Team Questions

By - Apr 6, 08:36 AM   Comments [0]

I took away a lot of wonderful concepts, frameworks and strategies from my MBA education that led to a successful admission career. In fact, one of the most powerful lessons I learned at Michigan (now Ross) was how to lead and work effectively on teams. Professor...

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Insights of a Tennis Player Turned Kellogg MBA

By - Apr 6, 07:35 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…introducing Kate Ruckert, a first year student at Northwestern Kellogg. Accepted: We’d like to get to know you! Where are...

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GMAT, GRE, SAT, and All Things Test Prep

By - Apr 3, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT, GRE, SAT… If one of these tests graces your future, tune in to our interview with Bhavin Parikh, CEO and founder of Magoosh, the leading online test prep company. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Bhavin for great test prep advice and the...

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Is it Worth it to Get an MBA?

By - Apr 3, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Ah, an age old question. Let’s dive right in! Forbes reports on a recent 2010 peer-reviewed study that was published in the Journal of Education for Business in which 550 MBA alumni were surveyed and survey data relating to pre-MBA pay, post-MBA starting salaries, and five...

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The HBS Round 3 Deadline is Coming Right Up!

By - Apr 3, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

For all of you who are wondering if there is one last thing you can do to improve your Harvard Business School application before you hit submit, the answer is YES! Take an hour and watch the recording of our popular webinar, The Accepted Guide to...

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9 Fun Facts about the GMAT

By - Apr 1, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

To celebrate GMAC’s 60th birthday, we’ve compiled the following fun GMAT facts from the GMAC site: 1. In 1953, nine b-schools met with ETS to create what would later become the GMAT. Those schools were Harvard, Rutgers, Columbia, Northwestern, Chicago, Seton Hall, Michigan, Washington University (St....

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CommonBond Offers New Refinancing Program for Grads

By - Apr 1, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

CommonBond just released its new Grad Refinance Loan™, available to law school, med school, engineering, and b-school graduates. With the new refinancing program, borrowers will receive: • Low fixed rates for 10- and 15-year loans. • A single monthly bill after the consolidation of multiple loans. • Personalized service...

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Show Me The Money

By - Mar 31, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

On a day like today, I’m doing my happy dance. My MBA clients have been contacting me with good news from the schools to which they applied. Several of them have multiple offers with scholarships attached, which immediately present the question: Can they negotiate their...

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Wharton JD/MBA Student Interview with Craig Carter

By - Mar 31, 08:23 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 (or in this case, a top JD/MBA program). And now for a follow up interview with Craig Carter, a second-year...

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