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The Importance of Extracurricular Activities in B- School Applications

By - Jun 6, 10:33 AM   Comments [1]

It is true that business schools evaluate candidates for their academic excellence, professional experience, leadership roles, and career progression and goals. But they also give significant weight to their extracurricular and community service activities because they want candidates who are not just focused on work...

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Is Columbia Business School Calling Your Name?

By - Jun 5, 13:12 PM   Comments [0]

Learn how to get Columbia’s attention by following the tips in Get Accepted to Columbia Business School, a webinar available for anytime viewing. The webinar aired live last week and was a huge success, so if you missed it or if you attended and would like...

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Indiana Kelley 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 2, 13:17 PM   Comments [0]

These questions are a straightforward mix of professional and personal.  The adcom wants assurance that you have a clear professional focus and a solid plan for using the Kelley MBA resources.  Beyond that, they’re looking for engaging applicants who are willing to share their life...

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Ross MBA Essay Questions Analysis 2016-17

By - May 31, 14:54 PM   Comments [1]

The University of Michigan  Ross School of Business has released its essay questions and deadlines for the 2016-17 application cycle. Dates & Deadlines: Application Deadline Decisions Announced             Round 1 October 03, 2015 December 16, 2015           Round 2 January 02, 2016 March 17, 2016            Round 3 March 20, 2016 May 12, 2016 Admissions Criteria: “The Admissions Committee seeks...

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Michigan Ross 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 31, 02:53 AM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross changed slightly its first question this year and reduced the number of words available to you for the second essay question. It also allows you to write an Optional Statement. I'm not sure if that was available last year.   Before you sit down...

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Last Call for Columbia Business School Admissions Webinar!

By - May 23, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Wednesday is the day we share our application-changing tips on how to apply successfully to Columbia Business School! Do you have questions about optimizing your CBS application? Do you need concrete tips on how to answer the essay questions? Do you need help evaluating your profile to...

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Stanford GSB 2017 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 17, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford's Knight Center earned the highest LEED Platinum rating for environmental sustainability. And the focus on recycling has apparently carried over to Stanford GSB's MBA essays. Stanford has recycled its 2015-16 essays for the 2016-17 application cycle. This recycling is done for good reasons: These are excellent questions...

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Columbia Applicants – Have You Registered?

By - May 17, 10:43 AM   Comments [0]

Hey future Columbia students, have you signed up for our upcoming webinar? The event will take place at 10am PT/1pm ET on Wednesday, May 25th. During the webinar, Linda Abraham, Accepted CEO & Founder, will explain the do’s and don’ts of applying to CBS. This is important...

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Can You Get Into B-School with Low Stats?

By - May 15, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

Yes you can! Not everyone who goes to Harvard scores a perfect 800 and has a GPA of 4.0 (in fact, very few actually hit those perfect scores). If your stats are less than ideal, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you need to cross your...

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Indian School of Business 2017 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 15, 11:02 AM   Comments [0]

Indian School of Business continues to thrive and improve the career prospects of its graduates. The class of 2015 received 20+% more job offers this year compared to just 2 years ago, with the largest percentage of the class entering the consulting industry (28%) with...

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