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How to Trap the Adcom in Your Love Snare – Register NOW!

By - Nov 25, 15:26 PM   Comments [0]

On Wednesday, December 3rd at 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET, we will be hosting an exciting webinar, 5 Ways to Make Top B-Schools Love You. If you want to create a b-school application that will make the adcom swoon, then you won't want to...

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Notre Dame Mendoza 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 25, 11:25 AM   Comments [0]

You need to clearly convey to the Mendoza adcom that you have what it takes to be an effective leader—an integrated mind, a broad perspective, tenacity, and heart. Use your career experiences, your career goals, and your personal values to help you demonstrate these key...

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More BW Rankings: Best International B-Schools 2014

By - Nov 24, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

I hope you didn’t think we were done with this year’s Businessweek rankings! Next up…the top 20 international MBA programs. Here are some highlights: • There are 2 new schools to the top 10 this year, both of which were unranked in 2012: ESMT (3rd place) and...

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MBA Interview Questions: Walk Me Through Your Resume

By - Nov 24, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: 1. This question (or some version of it) is very often the first question asked in an MBA interview, since it should be a fairly easy question to answer and provides a foundation for the rest of the interview. Can the...

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HEC Paris 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 23, 13:28 PM   Comments [0]

These essays give the adcom a well-rounded view of you – not just what you’ve done but how you think and respond. Moreover, they require you to communicate some complex thoughts and experiences in few words. For the four short essays especially, don’t waste words...

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Your 4 Step Guide to Beating Those MBA Round 2 Deadlines

By - Nov 23, 12:52 PM   Comments [0]

January may seem like worlds away, but if you don’t get crackin’ now, then these next 6-8 weeks will come and go before you can say “MBA 2015.” Hopefully by this point you’ve already taken your GMAT and decided on the MBA programs you’d like to...

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CEIBS 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 21, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

CEIBS (China Europe International Business School, pronounced “Seebs”), located in Shanghai, is the longest-running MBA program in China, boasting the largest MBA alumni pool in China and over 10,000 alumni around the world. Ranked by the Financial Times 2nd in China (behind HKUST) and 17th...

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Prioritizing at an All You Can Eat Buffet: UNC Kenan-Flagler Student Interview

By - Nov 21, 10:38 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 Alex Dea, second-year student at UNC Kenan-Flagler. Accepted: First, can you tell us a...

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International GMAT Test Takers Score Higher than Americans

By - Nov 20, 16:20 PM   Comments [0]

U.S. GMAT test-takers are performing poorly compared to test-takers from Asia-Pacific reports a recent Wall Street Journal article. In response to this growing performance gap, adcom at U.S. schools are seeking to implement new evaluation metrics to make domestic students appear better. Here’s an example of...

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Everything You Wanted to Know About MD/MBA Programs

By - Nov 20, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

Intrigued by business and medicine? Not sure whether you want to be the next Steve Jobs or Jonas Salk? AST’s guest this week is the person who can show you how to combine these two complementary, but in some ways disparate interests with an MD/MBA. Meet Dr....

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