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UC Berkeley Haas 2013 MBA Application Questions, Tips, & Deadlines

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UC Berkeley Haas has released its 2012 application essays. It reduced the number of required essays by one and shorted it's longest essay by 250 words, reducing the maximum for its goals essay from 1000 words to 750 words. Supplemental Information: 1. If you have not provided...

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Kellogg School of Management 2012-2013 Essay Questions

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Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management has significantly revamped its MBA application essay questions for the 2012-2013 admissions cycle. Of special note is the fourth essay, coming in at a mere 25 words. Discuss moments or influences in your personal life that have defined who you...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Announces 2012-2013 Essay Questions

By - Jul 12, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

The University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School has posted the essay questions for the 2012-2013 admissions season. The three required essays and two optional essays are: Essay One (Required): What are the 2 or 3 strengths or characteristics that have driven your career success thus far?...

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UCLA Anderson 2012-2013 Deadlines and Essay Questions

By - Jul 12, 09:44 AM   Comments [2]

The UCLA Anderson School of Management has announced the MBA application deadlines and essay questions for the 2012-2013 admissions cycle. Round 1 Deadline: October 24, 2012 Notification: January 23, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: January 9, 2013 Notification: April 3, 2013 Round 3 Deadline: April 17, 2013 Notification: June 5, 2013 Completed applications must be received...

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Chicago Booth 2012-13 MBA Application Deadlines and Essays

By - Jul 12, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business has just announced the 2012-2013 MBA application deadlines and essay questions. Deadlines Round One: October 2, 2012 Round Two: January 8, 2013 Round Three: April 4, 2013   Essay Questions Long-Form Essay: What are your short- and long-term goals, and how will an MBA from Chicago...

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UC Berkeley Haas Essay Tips

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This set of essays for admission to UC Berkeley Haas School of Business covers a variety of topics – from the song that expresses you to your quantitative skills. In approaching these varied questions it will be important to remain focused on what you want...

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UV Darden Releases Single MBA Essay Topic

By - Jul 12, 09:34 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has announced a single MBA essay topic for the 2012-2013 application cycle. Applicants must respond to the following question: Share your thought process as you encountered a challenging work situation or complex problem. How did this experience change your...

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Should I Take the GMAT Again?

By - Jul 11, 18:24 PM   Comments [0]

When candidates ask us whether they should take the GMAT again, our instinct is always to reply with an important question: “Do you think you can do better?” And if the candidate does indeed believe that he/she can improve, the individual’s next question is inevitably...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: Y is for You

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MBA Application Tip: Keep the Focus on YOU Your MBA application is intended to introduce the adcom to YOU. It highlights what's special and unique about you as a professional, as a community member, as an individual, and as a future business leader. Here we're going to...

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Where’s the Poetry? The Secret Ingredient in Your Graduate Application Essays

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Strategy will necessarily guide your selection of essay topics, anecdotes/examples, and structure. Yet an essay built on calculation alone, even if the strategy is spot on, will often disappoint. Logically it all makes sense. But it doesn’t take flight. Poetry can be the secret ingredient to...

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