Cambridge Judge MBA Interview with Tejasvi Bhat

By - Mar 17, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Tejasvi Bhat, MBA candidate at Cambridge Judge who works in the health care industry. Thank you Tejasvi sharing your thoughts and experiences with us! This interview is the latest in an blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers...

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UCLA Executive MBA 2013 Essay Questions and Tips

By - Mar 16, 20:00 PM   Comments [0]

One point stands out immediately with these essay questions: there is no conventional goals question. That fact says something: the adcom does not view an extended discussion of goals – the future (always speculative to a degree) – helpful for their evaluation purposes. It also...

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Busting Two MBA Myths

By - Mar 15, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Thanks to those of you who stopped at’s table at the Los Angeles MBA Tour event a couple of weeks ago and shared your thoughts, doubts, questions, and experiences. I enjoyed meeting you. I was bothered, however, by a certain refrain I heard a few...

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The MBA Family: A Roundup and Overview

By - Mar 15, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business and to maximize their business performance. While “MBA” makes many people automatically think of a two-year, full-time program,...

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Study Shows that WHEN You Interview Matters

By - Mar 15, 08:00 AM   Comments [1]

New Wharton research shows that interviewees need not only compete against the crowded field of candidates in general, but against those specific candidates who are interviewing on the same day as they are. The study measures the success of applicants who interviewed at the end of...

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Tepper MBA Student Interview: Chhaya’s Journey

By - Mar 14, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

We decided to follow up with some of our past MBA blogger interviewees to see where their admissions journey brought them. Next in our series is Chhaya, author of the blog, “ccatcher’s mba chronicle” and first year student at CMU Tepper. The original interview with...

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Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with Christie St-John and Sandy Kinnett

By - Mar 14, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

In our recent episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, Accepted’s biweekly podcast, we interviewed Dr. Christie St-John, Director of Admissions, and Sandy Kinnett, Associate Director of Career Management at Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt University. Check out the full recording to hear our fascinating...

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MBA Admissions: Michigan Ross & Financial Services

By - Mar 14, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

"11th Place for Finance" A quick glance at Michigan Ross currently ranks in 13th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 11th place for finance. Ross’s Class of 2014 This year’s incoming...

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Smith School Dean “Anand” to Step Down

By - Mar 12, 05:47 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business has announced that Dean G. “Anand” Anandalingam will step down at the end of his five-year term on June 30, 2013. His tenure began in 2008 with the goals of strengthening the school’s educational offerings, increasing...

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Show Me the Money: Top Schools for Scholarships

By - Mar 11, 07:44 AM   Comments [0]

Ever wonder which elite MBA programs offer the most free money to students? Bloomberg Businessweek revealed the results last week of its recent ranking of the top B-schools for scholarships. Based on the percentage of 2011-12 tuition and fees covered by the average scholarship award, multiplied...

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