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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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Aringo MBA Interview Tips

By - Oct 28, 04:11 AM   Comments [0]

As the application season progresses and round 1 deadlines are behind us, many MBA candidates are receiving interview invitations. Below are some Aringo tips for doing well on the MBA interviews. Following the initial screening of applicants, most leading business schools invite candidates to the “second...

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USC Marshall 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 27, 23:01 PM   Comments [0]

What will you gain from your two years at USC Marshall, and what will the school gain from you during that time? These are the questions you’ll need to keep in the back of your mind as you prepare your USC Marshall application essays. The...

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MBA Admissions: Stanford GSB & Management

By - Oct 27, 22:21 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Stanford Graduate School of Business: currently ties in first place (with Harvard Business School) as the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It was ranked #2 for management. Stanford GSB Class of 2013 and Management 6618...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Interview with Ashutosh Dubey

By - Oct 27, 22:08 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Ashutosh Dubey, an Indian techie and student at UCLA Anderson who shares valuable insights into the differences between studying in LA and India, the benefits of studying in the Silicon Beach, and more. Thank you Ashutosh for sharing your thoughts and...

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USC Marshall Launches New Master of Business for Veterans Program

By - Oct 26, 03:40 AM   Comments [0]

University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business created a new master’s in business program this year for military veterans. According to the Marshall website, the Master of Business for Veterans (MBV) is designed for “military veterans, active military and active duty military, who wish...

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Debate Calls into Question the Value of the MBA

By - Oct 26, 03:22 AM   Comments [0]

Is the MBA an empty status symbol? Is it a waste of time and money? Is it truly necessary to invest money in learning how to be an entrepreneur? Or does the degree carry actual weight – for entrepreneurs and other businesspeople? How good a...

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GMAT Volume Hits All-Time High

By - Oct 26, 03:15 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent GMAC press release, GMAT exam volume hit a record high for the 2012 testing year, with 286,529 GMAT tests taken and 831,337 scores sent to graduate level business and management programs. The new Integrated Reasoning (IR) section, which was introduced in...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview: Amar’s Journey

By - Oct 25, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is Amar Naik, an MBA applicant who writes at Journey of Low GMATer and posts beautiful photography at Outreach. Please enjoy reading about Amar’s experience as an Indian IT male. Thanks Amar! Accepted: First, can you...

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