MBA

The HBS Round 3 Deadline is Coming Right Up!

By - Apr 3, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

For all of you who are wondering if there is one last thing you can do to improve your Harvard Business School application before you hit submit, the answer is YES! Take an hour and watch the recording of our popular webinar, The Accepted Guide to...

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Your MBA Waitlist Do-Not-Do List

By - Apr 3, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

So the letter or email arrived, and the news wasn’t bad, but it wasn’t exactly great either: you’ve been put on the MBA waitlist. At this point you may notice your mind going to some weird places as you try to figure out how to escape...

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How NOT to Approach GMAT IR

By - Apr 3, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post by our friends at Magoosh As of June 2012, the GMAT lost an essay and gained a new section. The GMAT Integrated Reasoning (IR) was born. This section appears at the beginning of the test and asks students to deal with complex and disperse...

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9 Fun Facts about the GMAT

By - Apr 1, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

To celebrate GMAC’s 60th birthday, we’ve compiled the following fun GMAT facts from the GMAC site: 1. In 1953, nine b-schools met with ETS to create what would later become the GMAT. Those schools were Harvard, Rutgers, Columbia, Northwestern, Chicago, Seton Hall, Michigan, Washington University (St....

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CommonBond Offers New Refinancing Program for Grads

By - Apr 1, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

CommonBond just released its new Grad Refinance Loan™, available to law school, med school, engineering, and b-school graduates. With the new refinancing program, borrowers will receive: • Low fixed rates for 10- and 15-year loans. • A single monthly bill after the consolidation of multiple loans. • Personalized service...

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NYU Stern MBA Program Appoints New Dean of Students

By - Apr 1, 05:56 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting New York University Stern School of Business announced it has appointed alumnus Conor Grennan as Dean of Students for the MBA program, a position which acts as a liaison between the administration and more than 2,500 full-time and Langone MBA students. Grennan earned...

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Show Me The Money

By - Mar 31, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

On a day like today, I’m doing my happy dance. My MBA clients have been contacting me with good news from the schools to which they applied. Several of them have multiple offers with scholarships attached, which immediately present the question: Can they negotiate their...

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Wharton JD/MBA Student Interview with Craig Carter

By - Mar 31, 08:23 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs (or in this case, a top JD/MBA program). And now for a follow up interview with Craig Carter, a second-year...

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Linda Abraham on Overcoming Weaknesses

By - Mar 31, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

So… your MBA applicant profile has a weakness. What now? Listen to the full recording of the latest episode of Admissions Straight Talk for Linda Abraham's time-tested advice on ameliorating weaknesses. 00:01:46 – The 4 pillars of a successful MBA application. 00:04:07 – What should I do if...

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Unusually High Admissions Rate at UNC Kenan-Flagler

By - Mar 31, 05:30 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting While we often hear about the extremely low acceptance rates at MBA programs at Harvard Business School and Stanford Graduate School of Business—11% and 7%, respectively—we don’t often discuss the cases on the other side of the dial, particularly among well-ranked schools. The...

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