AIGAC MBA Applicant Survey

By - Jun 8, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

AIGAC published its annual MBA Applicant Survey, which evaluates the experiences and preferences of recent MBA applicants in the U.S. and abroad. Highlights from the survey include: • In terms of sources of information applicants utilized during the admissions process, school/program websites ranked the highest, followed...

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Dartmouth Tuck 2015 MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Jun 8, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

The Dartmouth Tuck adcom is interested in learning about what you as an individual, a businessperson, and a leader can contribute to Tuck’s small, close-knit program. Use your essays as a platform for expressing your earnest desire to enter the world of management and to...

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Breaking Some HBS Stereotypes: An Interview with Ben Faw

By - Jun 8, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Humility, valuing relationships, knowing yourself, helping children overcome disabilities -- Perhaps “Harvard” and “MBA” are not the first words that come to mind. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Ben Faw, West Point grad and veteran, Harvard MBA and author of the hugely popular...

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Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays – Week # 3- Tip # 3

By - Jun 4, 10:32 AM   Comments [0]

Posted on June 4, 2014 In the past two weeks, I have discussed the first three important steps in the process of developing engaging stories for MBA essays: 1. comprehending the essay prompt, 2. brainstorming/gathering ideas for the essay prompt, and 3. putting down those ideas on paper. Now let’s...

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How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To?

By - Jun 3, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

"How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To” is excerpted from the special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. Deciding how many schools to apply to is another often shortchanged step...

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4 Egregious Mistakes: What NOT to Do at an MBA Fair

By - Jun 3, 07:48 AM   Comments [0]

These four egregious blunders have potential to completely damage your admissions chances. You’re putting in valuable time and money to attend an MBA fair, so make sure you know the “rules” so that you don’t end up losing out. Beware of the following four transgressions: 1. Asking...

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How Can I Get Accepted to Stanford GSB?

By - Jun 2, 09:48 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB is the most competitive MBA program in the United States. Before you apply, make sure you really know what Stanford is looking for - and how to show the adcom that you've got it. Looking for advice on how to write the Stanford application...

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Leadership, Tech, & Forte: IV with a Cornell MBA Student

By - Jun 2, 08:43 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now, introducing Sarah Markels Maynard, a second year student at Cornell Johnson… Accepted: We'd like to get to know you!...

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How to Become a Management Consultant

By - Jun 2, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

Consulting is one of the hottest destinations for b-school graduates and is becoming increasingly popular for PhD and grad students. If you dream of McKinsey, Bain, and BCG, then this show is for you. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Michael Boricki, Managing Partner...

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GMAC Survey Finds More Employers Eager to Hire MBAs

By - May 29, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

Last week GMAC released the findings of its annual Corporate Recruiters Survey of 565 employers from 44 countries around the world – and results are looking good for business school graduates! Employers around the world are placing more value on the MBA degree, proving that...

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