Wisconsin School of Business MBA Student Interview

By - Apr 11, 19:39 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Jordan Williams, a student at the Wisconsin School of Business and a member of The Consortium with a passion for graffiti art, travel, and, of course, business education. Thank you Jordan for sharing your thoughts with us! This interview is the latest...

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MBA Admissions: Tips for Reapplicants

By - Apr 5, 22:29 PM   Comments [0]

Should you reapply to business school? Which programs should you apply to? And when? The following tips will help you answer these questions to determine if MBA reapplication is the right decision for you. Analyze your profile. Were you really qualified for the programs that you...

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New MBA Curriculum at Tepper School

By - Apr 5, 22:25 PM   Comments [0]

The business world is evolving, and in response, the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon has announced various changes to its MBA curriculum. These reforms reflect the increasing importance of integrated reasoning as evidenced by the new “integrated reasoning” section on the GMAT, as...

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INSEAD 2013 MBA Essay Questions

By - Apr 5, 22:24 PM   Comments [2]

  INSEAD 2013 MBA Essay Questions JOB DESCRIPTION ESSAYS 1. Briefly summarise your current (or most recent) job, including the nature of work, major responsibilities, and, where relevant, employees under your supervision, size of budget, clients/ products and results achieved. (250 words maximum) The key to strong job descriptions is “results...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview: ArmyJMO’s Journey

By - Apr 3, 19:19 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is ArmyJMO. Enjoy ArmyJMO’s thoughtful answers and use them to help you make your way through the MBA admissions process. Accepted: First, can you tell us a little about yourself – where are you from, where did...

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MBA School Visits: Start Off Right

By - Apr 3, 19:15 PM   Comments [0]

Last season I was often asked, “How should I act during my MBA visits?” It’s wise to consider, because adcom members start to assess your social intelligence even at this early stage. Having an effective “elevator pitch” will enable you to attend such visits without...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: J is for Jigsaw Puzzle

By - Apr 3, 19:10 PM   Comments [0]

This post is part of an ongoing series, MBA Admissions A-Z, that offers applicants insightful tips on every aspect of the business school admissions process. Join us as we explore the ABCs of the MBA! Let’s take a look at all the elements that go into...

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Younger MBA Pool and Predicting Job Performance with Facebook

By - Mar 28, 18:25 PM   Comments [0]

By Lucas Weingarten WSJ got me reading, sure, but is it better to have an irritated reader than none at all?  I suppose so.  Admittedly, I am doing exactly the same thing both the Journal and the researchers at Northern Illinois University are doing: using Facebook...

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How to Cultivate Excellent Rec Writers

By - Mar 27, 20:57 PM   Comments [0]

What are some important steps to take that can help you secure better recommendations once it is time for you to submit your MBA applications? First, bear in mind what you need the recommendations to say – that you are a great performer and you have...

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Prep Early for Recommendations: A High-Impact Action for Admissions

By - Mar 27, 20:57 PM   Comments [0]

Many candidates fail to recognize that their recommendations are as influential in determining their admissions success or failure as their MBA admission essays. You can have a fantastic candidacy and application in every other way (application form, GMAT score, GPA, essays, resume, work experience...

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