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Columbia Business School Redesigns Core Curriculum

By - Sep 10, 05:12 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School made headlines recently when it announced it will institute a redesigned core curriculum for the class of 2015 beginning this fall.  The school also unveiled twelve new videos that explain and convey the importance of the new changes. Among the most significant changes...

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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 9, 18:12 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced recently. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100 million, which...

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UVA Darden 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 9, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Darden led the way with a one-essay application. Some may feel that fewer essays indicate that essays are losing importance. My suspicion is that the remaining essays and short-answers are as or more important than they ever were. Especially at a program emphasizing the case...

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Maximize Your MBA Application: 3 Techniques for Essay Success

By - Sep 9, 09:38 AM   Comments [0]

This is the fourth post our new series, Maximize Your MBA Application: 5 Tips for Succinct Essays. Follow the series on the blog or download our special report to learn the tips and tricks needed to focus on the critical and trim your essays down...

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New Webinar: Introducing…The Editing Funnel!

By - Sep 8, 14:53 PM   Comments [0]

Sure you need good content in your MBA essay, but you also need your essay to look good, read well, and have a logical and coherent structure. Learn important editing secrets during our upcoming webinar, The MBA Essay Editing Funnel. During this 1-hour webinar, Linda Abraham,...

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MBA Video Essays: A Conversation with Rotman’s Niki da Silva

By - Sep 4, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

A new era has dawned in the land of MBA admissions. Fewer essays. Shorter word limits. And mandatory video essays – introduced to the admissions scene by Rotman, Canada’s leading MBA program. Want to know more about how the video essays came about, how they work,...

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UGH! THOSE @!#$* WORD LIMITS!!!

By - Sep 4, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

Now, now. Don’t get angry. Deal. Use writing techniques that convey your message and stay within the word limits. First and foremost, focus. Additionally, poor writing habits can make your writing wordy and flabby; good writing techniques make it powerful and concise. To give your writing...

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New web site!

By - Sep 4, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

The time had come to change the decor at www.accepted.com. And we did it! We are still working out a few minior kinks, but the dust has mostly settled on our new home. Please come and check out our new look. Why the redesign? We wanted...

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MBA Student Blogger Interview with Backinthebay2015

By - Sep 3, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Backinthebay2015, the anonymous author of the blog, Backinthebay2015, and a rising student at Stanford GSB. Backinthebay2015 was accepted to the GSB with deferred admission as a senior in college and has spent the last two years working, exploring, and...

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Upcoming Top MBA Connect 1-2-1 Events

By - Sep 3, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

Meet with representatives from top b-schools in a city near you with QS Connect 1-2-1’s popular information sessions. This is a chance for MBA applicants to meet one-on-one with admissions directors from top local and international business schools. This opportunity will allow you to get to...

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