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Michigan Ross 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 16, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross essentially condensed last year's two required questions into one and added a goals essay question.   Review Ross' Evaluation Criteria and Admissions Director Soojin Kwon's excellent blog post on the new questions before you sit down to write the essays. Most importantly remember: your essays should reveal the qualities...

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Download Our Harvard Business School Application Guide (Updated for 2015/2016 Application Cycle)

By - Jun 15, 22:36 PM   Comments [0]

Our updated (June 2015) “How to Apply to HBS” Guide is the starting point for a prospective applicant to the Harvard Business School. This 15-page white paper is available for immediate download and is provided to prospective applicants at no cost. Our 10-step guide will help...

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It’s MBA Season: Do You Know Where Your Applications Are?

By - Jun 15, 03:47 AM   Comments [0]

Is it phony to start volunteering three months before applying to business school? What can I do to prepare to hit the ground running when my target programs release their applications? What is the worst thing to ask a school rep when I come to...

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Harvard Business School: The Habit Of Leadership

By - Jun 15, 03:43 AM   Comments [0]

Thank you, Harvard Business School. IMHO, that’s what applicants should think when they visit the program’s website and find “habit of leadership” on its “Who are we looking for?” admissions page. It’s common knowledge that HBS values leadership, but with this phrase, the adcom succinctly expresses...

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Can a Co-Worker, Professor or Family Member Write My MBA Recommendation?

By - Jun 11, 10:34 AM   Comments [0]

From MBA Admit.com, www.mbaadmit.com Can a Co-Worker, Professor or Family Member Write My MBA Recommendation? In the MBA admissions process, a candidate’s choices about who will write their recommendations are very important. Recommendations are among the most important factors in the admissions process, and who you choose...

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What if I Cannot Ask My Direct Supervisor for a Rec?

By - Jun 11, 10:31 AM   Comments [0]

From MBA Admit.com, www.mbaadmit.com What if I Cannot Ask My Direct Supervisor for a Rec? There are many candidates who do not feel they can inform their direct supervisor that they are applying to business school because their direct supervisor might get upset that they will be...

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How Important Are Letters of Recommendations?

By - Jun 11, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

From MBA Admit.com, www.mbaadmit.com How Important Are Letters of Recommendations? Many candidates fail to recognize that their recommendations are as influential in determining their admissions success or failure as their MBA admission essays. Yes, you read that correctly. For the top MBA programs – in the...

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ISB Essay Questions Analysis – 2015-16

By - Jun 11, 09:21 AM   Comments [0]

ISB Application Deadlines: Round 1: October 15, 2015 (11:59 pm India Standard time) Round 2: January 5, 2016 (11:59 pm India Standard time) From ISB Website: Selection Criteria: Each one of you is unique for us at the ISB. However, to give yourself that extra edge, there are a few...

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Writing The MBA Application Essay

By - Jun 9, 14:08 PM   Comments [0]

"Writing the MBA Application Essay” is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. You’ve decided which schools to apply to, and you even know what you want to write about, but you’re staring at a blank screen…What now?  Follow these three steps to...

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Applying To Harvard Business School – A How-To Guide

By - Jun 9, 14:04 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to Harvard Business School, then you’ll want to attend Accepted’s upcoming webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School. During the webinar, Linda Abraham, Accepted’s CEO and founder, will discuss important application tips that apply specifically to Harvard’s application, including 4 key steps for HBS...

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