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London Business School Executive MBA 2013 Admissions Tips

By - Oct 30, 15:22 PM   Comments [0]

This set of essay questions is one of the most comprehensive among EMBA applications. LBS is keenly interested in the right fit for its EMBA class, in terms of experience, goals, perspective, personality, character. Hence, the essays push you to articulate what you will bring...

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Get Ready for Ross MBA Q&A

By - Oct 30, 15:13 PM   Comments [0]

Guests: Soojin Kwon Koh, Dir. MBA Admissions & Jon Fuller, Sr. Assoc. Dir. MBA Admissions Date: Thurs., Nov. 1, 2012 Time: 5PM PT / 8PM ET / 12AM GMT (the next day) Register Now Michigan Ross MBA Q&A Do you have questions about the Michigan Ross School of Business’s unique...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions Interview Available Online

By - Oct 30, 15:04 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to Lindsay Haselton, Associate Director of MBA Admissions, and Adrian Aguirre, Associate Director in the Office of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid at UCLA Anderson, for an informative admissions Q&A. Read the following excerpt for tips on making UCLA connections before applying to...

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R1 Update From Harvard Business School

By - Oct 29, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

In her latest update to the Harvard Business School MBA admissions blog, Director Dee Leopold explained what happens for Round 1 applicants waiting anxiously for news of their status. To recap, potential candidates can expect to receive either an invitation to interview,  placement on the...

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2013 Duke MBA—Cross-Continent Program Application Essays and Tips

By - Oct 29, 04:15 AM   Comments [0]

The current Duke MBA – Cross Continent Program essay questions cover broad ground potentially, although there are just two required. They give you leeway to identify and describe the experiences, skills, and other factors that will most advantageously represent your candidacy. Moreover, the fact that...

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Handling Wharton’s Team-Based Discussion

By - Oct 29, 04:03 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to Wharton this year, then you are likely aware of the school’s new addition to the application process: the team-based discussion. Personally, I consider this new evaluation method an excellent idea, as much of business-school life consists of team-based discussion; it was...

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Europe Loses Appeal Among B-School Students

By - Oct 29, 03:51 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Economist article talks about the changing face of Europe’s business school scene. While many of the advantages of attending a European b-school still hold true – shorter and cheaper programs, more diverse student bodies, and often higher salaries for graduates – data from...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview: Amit’s Journey

By - Oct 28, 13:58 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is Amit, an MBA applicant who writes at My Journey to Destiny and plans on applying to top b-schools in 2013. Please enjoy reading about Amit’s application journey. Thanks Amit! Accepted: First, can you tell us...

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2012 Economist Global B-School Ranking

By - Oct 28, 13:53 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist’s top 25 full-time global MBA program rankings offer few surprises. Here are a few points to note: European b-schools in general dropped a few places from last year. Most notably, IMD, ranked in third place in 2011, and dropped to tenth place in 2012....

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Internship-to-Job Conversion Rates Up

By - Oct 28, 13:45 PM   Comments [0]

A recent Bloomberg Businessweek article, “MBA Interns Seeking Job Offers Breathe a Sigh of Relief,” talks about the increased success b-school students have had in receiving job offers from their summer internships. BW collected data from 30 top MBA programs in the U.S. Six of...

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