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4 Times Pursuing an MBA Makes Sense

By - Mar 30, 06:55 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com For many people, business school is the ideal platform to continue their professional and personal development and achieve their career goals. Take a look at these common motivating factors to determine whether you, too, should head...

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4 Times Pursuing an MBA Makes Total Sense

By - Mar 30, 06:55 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com For many people, business school is the ideal platform to continue their professional and personal development and achieve their career goals. Take a look at these common motivating factors to determine whether you, too, should head...

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HBS Announces New Admissions Director

By - Mar 30, 05:01 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% In October, Harvard Business School revealed that Dee Leopold would step down from her position as managing director of admissions and financial aid. Now, after a five-month search, HBS has announced Leopold’s replacement: Chad Losee, currently a manager at Bain & Company. At...

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MBA Applicants: Start Your Engines!

By - Mar 30, 00:10 AM   Comments [0]

You can feel it in the air: the excitement of the just-published US News and other business-school rankings, the proud chatter of accepted candidates on MBA forums worldwide, the articles speculating on just how many more people will apply to business school this year and how acceptance...

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What to Do if You’re Waitlisted

By - Mar 29, 07:42 AM   Comments [0]

All MBA applicants are anxious to learn whether or not they’ve been admitted to their dream schools. For some prospective MBAs, however, those decision dates come and go … and they’re still in limbo. They’ve been waitlisted. If you’ve been rolled over from a Round 1...

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What?! You Have a Low GMAT/GPA Score…

By - Mar 29, 02:09 AM   Comments [0]

…and still haven’t signed up for our upcoming webinar Get Accepted to Top B-Schools with Low Stats? Well consider this post your personal reminder to reserve an hour of your time and attend THE webinar that will help you overcome your less-than-desirable GPA or GMAT score and...

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Harvard Business School Appoints New Admissions Director

By - Mar 29, 01:51 AM   Comments [0]

On Thursday, Harvard Business School announced that starting this June, Chad Losee (MBA 2013) will serve as the program's new Managing Director of MBA Admissions & Financial Aid. Losee will succeed Dee Leopold (MBA 1980), who has held this position since 2006 and who will...

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Apply Now for McKinsey Emerging Scholars

By - Mar 28, 08:57 AM   Comments [0]

Are you headed to a full-time MBA program at one of the top-tier business schools this Fall? Then consider applying for a McKinsey-sponsored scholarship opportunity for outstanding pre-MBA students. The Emerging Scholars program offers  a monetary award, individual mentorship with McKinsey consultants, and an opportunity to...

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3 Tips for Handling a Low GMAT Quant Score

By - Mar 28, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

A low quant score on the GMAT (at the lower end of the school’s 80% range) is never good news, but it doesn’t equal immediate rejection. As I’ve mentioned in the past, no single score is scrutinized independently, but rather your entire profile is examined as a...

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NYU Stern 2016 Executive MBA Essay Tips

By - Mar 28, 01:33 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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