Applications

2017 MBA Applicant: Where will You Be on March 2?

By - Feb 27, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

Applying last minute is never a good idea. In fact, doing anything last minute rarely pays off, but especially when it comes to something like securing your future, we recommend that you give yourself plenty of time to get the job done right. Step 1: Attend...

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How to Get Accepted in 2017: FREE WEBINAR!

By - Feb 24, 03:07 AM   Comments [0]

That’s right – we’re already talking about 2017 MBA applications! You may feel like you’ve got loads of time, but believe me…you’ve got loads to do! We’d like to help you start out on the right foot by inviting you to our upcoming live webinar, Get...

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London Business School 2016 Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Feb 23, 04:11 AM   Comments [0]

In the LBS EMBA website landing page, a short introduction to the program includes the words “transform,” “transition,” and “catalyst.”  Also, “accelerate” and “propel.”  This is a clear message from the adcom: the program goes beyond conveying necessary skills for senior managers; it is for...

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6 Tips for Talking About Your Weaknesses

By - Feb 22, 02:15 AM   Comments [0]

What do you do when you read/hear the weakness question? Schools are assessing how well you self evaluate. Like a business problem, they want to hear your plan of action, your implementation, and your success rate. Here are some tips to help you a) think...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 2

By - Feb 18, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

"Wish I had done that a few years ago ...." We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the third of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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MBA Applicants: Which Round to Apply

By - Feb 15, 09:26 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group As we move through the winter months and host calls with b-school candidates for the upcoming cycle, it's interesting to note that some admissions questions come up a lot more this time of year than they do later.  We are...

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Writing a Compelling Personal Statement

By - Feb 11, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

Almost all top business schools and other graduate schools require applicants to write a Personal Statement or a Goals essay in which they discuss their goals as they pertain to the target school’s particular program. Personal statements, sometimes also called ‘Statements of Purpose,’ or a...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-grad + 1

By - Feb 11, 00:57 AM   Comments [0]

”Wish I had done that a few years ago ....” We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the second of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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Stanford GSB Alum Transforming Online Dating for the Ambitious [Ep. 139]

By - Feb 4, 14:19 PM   Comments [0]

With a hat-tip to Valentine’s Day, this show is about a dating app for the “smart, busy and ambitious” as well as life at Stanford GSB and start-ups. Meet Amanda Bradford: [0:46] She earned her bachelors in Information Systems in 2007 from Carnegie Mellon.  After getting her degree,...

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3 Ways to Determine Which B-Schools are a Good Fit for You

By - Jan 25, 02:17 AM   Comments [0]

There are loads of MBA programs out there. How do you decide which ones are best for you? It's time to unlock the secrets to the elusive "fit" factor. “Fit” is determined by how well your needs and desires match up with what a school...

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