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MBA Admissions: Ross and Marketing

By - Jul 29, 13:48 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Michigan Ross: Ross currently ranks in 13th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 5th place for marketing. Ross’s Class of 2014 This year’s incoming class had 502...

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5 Ways to Make Your Application Pop

By - Jul 29, 13:33 PM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review China, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Beijing, Hong Kong, and Shanghai for Top Business Schools. If you’re trying to get into business school, applying for a job, or asking for a promotion, you know...

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The Economist’s 2013 EMBA Rankings

By - Jul 28, 11:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist/Which MBA? ranked executive MBA programs for the first time ever this year. The plan is continue ranking EMBA programs on an annual basis. As you’ll see, Northwestern Kellogg emerges as the clear winner occupying four of the top ten slots. You’ll also notice the popularity...

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How to Write about Overcoming Challenges without Sounding like a Whiner

By - Jul 28, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

It’s a classic MBA essay question: Write about a time when you overcame a challenge. How did you handle it? What did you learn from the experience? Let’s start by easing one worry you may have. Not everyone has faced a significant challenge at work by...

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Georgetown MBA Interview with Teri Delgado

By - Jul 28, 08:00 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. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your...

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Future Harvard Business School MBAs – Tune in TODAY!

By - Jul 25, 09:49 AM   Comments [0]

You have just a few minutes until today’s webinar, The Accepted Guide to Getting Into Harvard Business School! If you plan on applying to Harvard Business School or another top-tier MBA program, then you’ll want to make sure you catch the important advice that Linda will...

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4 New Ways to Display Teamwork in MBA Essays

By - Jul 24, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

Teamwork, and its close cousin, leadership, are highly prized by MBA programs. Haven’t worked in teams on any regular basis? Don’t worry! There are more ways than you may realize to prove your chops in this area. Consider the following 4 options: 1. No Man is...

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mbaMission’s 2013-2014 Dartmouth College (Tuck) Essay Analysis

By - Jul 24, 13:40 PM   Comments [1]

As MBA programs move toward PowerPoint presentations, creative essays and essays without word limits, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College sticks to its tried and true approach: three 500-word essays, one of which is a classic career statement, while the others ask candidates...

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Chicago Booth 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 23, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth, following this year's trend in MBA applications, has gotten rid of the required goals essay and retained two short essays, albeit with different prompts and with 50 more words each. The power point presentation that it introduced several years ago has been required...

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Uh-Oh, I Don’t Know This GMAT Question…What Now?

By - Jul 23, 13:42 PM   Comments [0]

Picture this: It’s the day of your GMAT. You’re cruising through the Quant section, you’re feeling pretty good about things...and then up pops a doozy of a GMAT math question. It catches you off guard and you’re not quite sure what to do. You start...

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