Toronto Rotman MBA Admissions Committee Interview Available Online

By - Dec 5, 14:02 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to Niki da Silva, Director of Recruitment and Admissions, and Leigh Gauthier, Director of the Career Center at Rotman, for joining us for our first ever Toronto Rotman Q&A! The chat offered MBA applicants an excellent window into the Rotman admissions process –...

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Next Year at Northwestern Kellogg: MBA Admissions Q&A

By - Dec 3, 15:01 PM   Comments [0]

Guest: Kate Smith, Assistant Dean, Admissions and Financial Aid Date: Thurs., Dec. 6, 2012 Time: 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM GMT Register Now Next Year at Northwestern Kellogg: MBA Admissions Q&A Do you have questions about Northwestern's Kellogg School of Business? Get all the answers...

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Consortium MBA Admissions Committee Interview #2 Available Online

By - Dec 3, 14:57 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to Consortium representatives for another outstanding Q&A! As always, the Consortium team and partnering school reps offered loads of insight into the Consortium admissions process and the ways in which the individual programs support the Consortium mission. See the below excerpt for more...

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The Consortium MBA from the Perspective of the Fellows Q&A

By - Dec 3, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

Guest: Rebecca Dockery, Recruiting Manager, and current students and alumni Date: Wed., Dec. 5, 2012 Time: 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET/ 12:00 AM GMT (the next day) Register Now! The Consortium MBA from the Perspective of the Fellows Q&A The best way to learn about the ins and...

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Three keys to successful interview preparation

By - Dec 2, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

In honor of the first birthday of MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen, we are posting a series of excerpts from the book throughout November. This post is excerpted from Chapter 9,...

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Toronto Rotman 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Dec 2, 14:21 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Toronto's Rotman School of Business is one of the leading business schools in Canada. Known for its design approach to MBA education and strong emphasis on problem solving, Rotman's program is growing in size and renown. Essays Questions: 1. What is your post-MBA career...

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Ace Those MBA Interviews with These Helpful Resources

By - Nov 30, 03:38 AM   Comments [0]

Those MBA interview invites should start trickling in soon (if they haven’t already). Are you prepared? offers a wealth of top-notch interview resources on our MBA Interview 101 page. The ebooks, articles, and webinars found on this rich resource page will help you feel more...

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Fatal Flaw #3: Clichéd Writing

By - Nov 30, 03:31 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t hide your lucid answers to essay questions behind meaningless verbiage and abused clichés. I once read an interview with a recent grad. (To protect the guilty, I won’t link.) “As a new company in a new space, we need to exceed client expectations, so first...

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Stanford GSB Demystifies Recommendation Requirements

By - Nov 29, 21:44 PM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business offers a new post this week attempting to clarify any misconceptions or confusions related to the letters of recommendation required as part of the MBA admissions process. Here, Allison Davis sets the record straight so you have plenty of time...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Offers Essay Advice

By - Nov 29, 21:41 PM   Comments [0]

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at University of North Carolina has begun a series of tips from the MBA admissions office, the first of which tackles the essay portion of the application. Unless you're a natural writer, the essays are perhaps the most stressful component for most...

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