Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Crafting Your Resume for the MBA Application Process

By - Jun 30, 06:10 AM   Comments [0]

We wanted to offer some general tips for the Class of 2014 applicants on getting the most mileage out of resumes in the admissions process.  As many of our readers know, the resume is not only an important component of your application package, it’s also...

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Test Your B-School Knowledge (Part 2)

By - Jun 29, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Did you ace our first MBA quiz? Try your luck once more with Part 2 and stay tuned for future challenges! (Scroll down for the answers). 1. Which of the following business schools does not offer a joint MD/MBA degree? a) Stanford Graduate School of Business b) Columbia...

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The MBA Job Market: A Whole New Ballgame

By - Jun 29, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

Much has been written lately on the MBA hiring market, but most articles have been more concerned with how many people are being hired and not whose doing the hiring. Businessweek’s article, “MBA Jobs: Post-Crisis, A Brave New World,” looks at how...

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$100 mba Mission Discount

By - Jun 28, 20:49 PM   Comments [2]

$100 mbaMission Discount on Admissions Consulting for GMAT Club Members We welcome mbaMission to the GMAT Club and have a special deal for you to get a head start on applications with a Special Discount! Save $100 when you sign up with mbaMission and get the GMAT...

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Selecting Your Target MBA Program: Core Curricula Can Define Your Academic Experience

By - Jun 28, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

Imagine having to choose all of your MBA classes so that you have a full and effective schedule on day one of your academic experience. Now, imagine the opposite—not having any choice at all throughout your entire first year. One must appeal to you more...

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How Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?

By - Jun 28, 05:35 AM   Comments [0]

After the Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup over the Vancouver Canucks last week, many young people in Vancouver rioted.  “They were, in many instances, the sons and daughters of good, upstanding citizens,” reported The Globe and Mail.  When social media revealed...

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A Twofer: The New Becker Friedman Institute

By - Jun 27, 05:33 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Chicago recently announced that their two economic research centers—the Milton Friedman Institute for Research in Economics and the Becker Center on Chicago Price Theory—will be joining forces to create the bigger and better Becker Friedman Institute. In the past the...

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4 Ways to Make Your MBA Application Stand Out

By - Jun 25, 08:55 AM   Comments [0]

This MBA admissions tip comes to us from Igor Khayet, founder of My Resume Shop. There are two broad categories of MBA applicants: those who naturally fit the MBA stereotype, and those who naturally stand out. No matter what group you fall into, the...

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Stanford Essays and Deadlines for 2011-2012

By - Jun 24, 12:51 PM   Comments [0]

Note that, as it has done for the past several years, Stanford’s admissions committee provides some high-level advice right on its own website. While we think this advice is generally good, we do think that most applicants can benefit from a more in-depth...

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Michigan Ross 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 24, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

This Michigan Ross MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. Check out the entire 2012 MBA Application Tips series for...

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