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MBA Admissions A-Z: Y is for You

By - Jul 11, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

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

By - Jul 11, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

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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Michigan Ross 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 11, 13:01 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross has released its 2013 application essays. Unlike most programs this year, it has not shortened its essays or reduced the number of required essays. It has removed options from its fourth essay and focused the question for Essay 2. Essays Essay 1: Introduce yourself...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Opens MBA@UNC to Alumni

By - Jul 10, 10:23 AM   Comments [0]

MBA alumni at the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School now have the opportunity to enroll in classes in the new online program, MBA@UNC, the school announced last week. Launched in July 2011, MBA@UNC is designed for working professionals who want to earn their...

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UV Darden Releases Single MBA Essay Topic

By - Jul 10, 10:21 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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MBA Admissions A-Z: 26 Great Tips!

By - Jul 10, 02:53 AM   Comments [0]

Need Some Good Application Tips? How about 26 of Them? MBA applicants: It has finally arrived – your favorite MBA blog series wrapped into a comprehensive special report or email course! You can now enjoy MBA Admissions A-Z: 26 Great Tips all at once in handy...

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Drop in UK MBA Applicants

By - Jul 10, 02:46 AM   Comments [0]

According to Poets & Quants, “applications to Britain’s business schools plunged 20% last year as a result of government changes to visa policies that made MBA programs there a less viable option for international students.” These students comprise 90% of MBA students at UK business...

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Decoding GMAT Gibberish: On-Demand Webinar Now Available

By - Jul 9, 04:01 AM   Comments [0]

Recently we presented an excellent webinar that offered b-school applicants valuable advice on how to understand your GMAT score. That webinar, That GMAT Score: Implications for Your MBA Application, can now be viewed online anytime and anywhere! Some of the questions answered during the webinar include: Is...

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MBA Student Interview – Ben from NYU Stern

By - Jul 8, 02:28 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Ben Loveland who recently graduated from NYU Stern and is now working as an Associate at Credit Suisse in the Global Industrials Group for the Investment Banking Division. Thank you Ben for sharing your thoughts and experiences with us! This interview is...

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Should You Retake the GMAT?

By - Jul 8, 02:16 AM   Comments [0]

Learn the three key factors to examine when evaluating your GMAT score. By Linda Abraham, president and founder of Accepted.com and co-author of the new, definitive book on MBA admissions, MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools.     This post originally...

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