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More Money for Students!

By - Jun 16, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

The Dorm Room Fund (DRF), a student-run venture fund that invests in student-run startups, will be expanding its concept to Boston this fall. The VC fund already operates in Philadelphia, New York, and San Francisco. For a startup to be eligible for DRF funds, it must...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with Hamm0

By - Jun 16, 07:48 AM   Comments [0]

Get ready to read about Hamm0, an anonymous MBA applicant who blogs at Boots to Suits and is super prepared to hit the ground running once those application questions come out. Thank you Hamm0 for your advice, and best of luck to you! Accepted: First, can...

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Winning the MBA Admissions Game the Second Time Around

By - Jun 15, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review, a well-known provider of MBA Admissions Consulting for Top Business Schools. You realize you’re not the first one to be turned down by your dream program. This shouldn’t be the end of the world…or the end of your dream. Rejection...

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NYU Stern has Added an October Application Deadline!

By - Jun 13, 13:18 PM   Comments [0]

Are the NYU Stern application dates in your calendar yet? MBA Program Deadlines • 1st Deadline: October 15, 2013 • 2nd Deadline: November 15, 2013 • 3rd Deadline: January 15, 2014 • 4th Deadline: March 15, 2014 *Online applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on the day...

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Harvard Business School 2014 MBA Application Tips

By - Jun 13, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School MBA Admissions Director Dee Leopold is once again shaking up the admission world. With the 2013-14 Harvard MBA application she is simultaneously demanding less and much more of applicants: Fewer essays. Fewer words. Fewer characters. More thought. More brevity. And as much...

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Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship

By - Jun 13, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

Indian students considering applying to the Stanford MBA program should check out the Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship. The scholarship covers everything for up to 5 Indian students to attend Stanford GSB, and the top 50 finalists for the Fellowship will even receive a break on applying...

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My First-Hand Experience with HEC Paris

By - Jun 12, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

Last week I attended a wonderful conference in Paris hosted by HEC for admissions consultants. We met with admissions staff, faculty, and students. Associate Dean Bernard Garrette addressed us. I’m going to summarize here a few of my take-aways from the conference and refrain from merely...

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MBA Admissions Tip: How Many Schools?

By - Jun 12, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

How many schools should I apply to? It’s a question I hear a lot at this time of year from clients and prospects. And it is debated hotly on numerous forums and boards. It’s going to receive one of those frustrating "it depends" answers. It depends...

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LBS Sloan Masters in Leadership and Strategy Student Interview

By - Jun 11, 09:10 AM   Comments [0]

Get ready to read about Narendhar Sunkisala’s b-school adventure at London Business School’s Sloan Masters in Leadership & Strategy Program – here and on his blog My Journey to Admission in London Business School. Thank you Naren for sharing your story with us! Accepted: First, can...

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4 Ways You Should NOT Use the MBA Rankings

By - Jun 9, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

You’ll find loads of articles online enumerating the ways in which you can use the MBA rankings to your benefit. Most of these articles are found on the ranking websites. I’m not saying that you shouldn’t trust what you read on BusinessWeek, The Financial Times,...

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