MBA

The Do’s and Don’ts of Reapplying to Business School

By - Mar 23, 09:33 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Many business schools, even the most elite and well-ranked ones, welcome re-applicants. Reapplying to school shows you are very serious about your interest in the business school program. The best way to approach the reapplication process when...

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Interview with a Techie at Chicago Booth

By - Mar 23, 03:00 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. And now for a chat with Andrew Edelman, a student at Chicago Booth.Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you...

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Cornell’s Johnson School Bolsters Admissions Team

By - Mar 20, 10:51 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell University’s Johnson School has further strengthened its admissions team as part of the school’s recent revamp of the two-year MBA curriculum.  This week, Johnson announced it has brought Judi Byers on board as the new executive director of MBA admissions and financial aid. Byers...

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Advice from an Early Career MBA

By - Mar 19, 09:32 AM   Comments [0]

Whether or not Chicago Booth School of Business is on your short list, the recently revamped Booth Experience blog, written and managed by students, regularly offers guidance on subjects that are universally interesting for all MBA applicants. This week, second-year student and frequent blog contributor Alex...

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The MBA Family: A Roundup and Overview

By - Mar 19, 07:21 AM   Comments [0]

  At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business and to maximize their business performance.  While “MBA” makes many people automatically think of a two-year, full-time program, in recent...

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So, when will you start your MBA admissions campaign?

By - Mar 19, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

 There are only 3  possible answers to this important question...   1. "Today." If you're ready now to begin vetting your strengths, mitigating your weaknesses, framing your post-MBA goals, engaging with influencers, etc., then congratulations! You are going to maximize your chances for admission to a top b-school...

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Challenges and Opportunities for Female MBA Applicants

By - Mar 18, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

As a female MBA and entrepreneur and businessperson, I know that women can more than handle business school and the application process just as well or better than anyone.  Stereotypes do persist, however, and the reality is that women pursuing graduate management education are still...

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3 Ways to Make Your Own Student Loan Luck

By - Mar 18, 06:19 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re one of the 37 million Americans with student loans, you know it’s going to take a lot more than a few four-leaf clovers to make your debt disappear. You wouldn’t rely on winning the lottery in order to pay your loans, would you?  Unfortunately,...

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Hot MBA Jobs of the Future

By - Mar 17, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

Are you wondering what the hot MBA jobs of the future will be? Take a look at these six up-and-coming jobs that US News & World Report highlights as well-suited for business school graduates. Not surprising, they all command solid salaries, and the US Bureau...

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Self-Reflection For Better MBA Applications

By - Mar 17, 04:30 AM   Comments [0]

Some of you know that I've been an MBA admissions consultant and career coach. What I've learned from those experiences has contributed to my startup, Disqovery; now it's time for Disqovery to give back. To that end this blog post is also being shared with...

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