Four Reasons Why Columbia Business School Is Unique

By - Apr 13, 14:19 PM   Comments [0]

We get no shortage of inquiries about Columbia Business School from applicants. You would be surprised, however, by how many applicants don’t really know the school before they apply. We always urge these applicants to go back and do their homework ...

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MBA Action Plan, Part 2: Evaluate Your Work Experience

By - Apr 12, 06:06 AM   Comments [2]

Last week we talked about how you should assess your qualifications in light of your GPA and GMAT score. As we discussed, knowing where you stand amongst your competition will help you evaluate where you should apply. Here's another important criterion to think...

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Is Canada the New International MBA Hub?

By - Apr 10, 22:01 PM   Comments [0]

According to a Financial Post article, more international students are applying to Canadian business schools than ever before. For example, the University of Victoria's business program received only 61 international applications in 2008; in 2009 it received 125. Students from India, China, and...

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Reminder for Your Resume

By - Apr 8, 21:59 PM   Comments [0]

Some of you are gung ho, chomping at the bit. You're raring to start your MBA applications for 2012.You have your GMAT, know what schools you are targeting. You're good to go. BUT, most 2012 MBA applications are not out yet.  What can...

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MBA Internship Hiring on the Rise

By - Apr 8, 21:57 PM   Comments [0]

BusinessWeek reported some good news for business school students in the article, "MBA Internship Hiring Shows Signs of Life." MBA internships, which have been harder to come by in recent years due to the recession, are perking back up to their pre-recession...

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What Do They Say???

By - Apr 7, 21:56 PM   Comments [0]

If you don't like shameless plugs, read no further. On the other hand, if you want to see real feedback from real clients, this is the post for you. One of the real perks of this work is receiving the emails from...

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Reapplication Ebook On Sale Now!

By - Apr 7, 21:47 PM   Comments [0]

If you're reapplying to business school next year, it's a good idea to get an early start on your applications. After all, not only are you going to have to create entirely new applications, but you're going to have to assess what...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Waitlists That Discourage Supplemental Information

By - Apr 7, 04:15 AM   Comments [0]

We have previously posted some correspondence tips for those applicants who have been waitlisted by schools that welcome supplemental materials and communication. Today, we’d like to provide some advice to those who are in an arguably more difficult position: ...

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MBA Action Plan, Part 1: Assess Your Qualifications

By - Apr 5, 15:01 PM   Comments [0]

If you're in the middle of application season right now, than this post (and the next five in this series) may not be relevant to you, but if you are planning on applying to business school next year (either as a first timer or as...

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MBA Curriculum Changes at Wharton, Yale, and Stanford

By - Apr 4, 09:52 AM   Comments [0]

Written by Christina Yu. If you're thinking about b-school, a recent article in U.S News, "Rethinking the MBA," may have caught your attention. Several top MBA programs -- including Stanford, Yale, and Wharton -- have revised their curricula in startling ways in reaction to current developments...

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