MBA

B-School Alumni Report Boost to Earning Power, Career Trajectory

By - Feb 19, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

Business school alumni earn increased compensation, exercise enhanced purchasing power, consistently climb to the executive ranks, and give overall high marks to the value of their education in driving their professional success, according to new research findings from more than 12,000 graduate business school alumni...

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Entrepreneurship at UCLA Anderson

By - Feb 18, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

Well before “entrepreneurship” was a household word, UCLA Anderson was one of the first b-schools to teach it. Decades later, they are still going strong. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview with Elaine Hagan, Executive Director of the Price Center at UCLA Anderson,...

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IE MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Feb 18, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

IE is a top-ranked international MBA program in Madrid, Spain. The Financial Times ranks the program 12th in the world and Bloomberg Business Week ranks it 2nd among non-US programs. Graduates enjoy job placement around the world – with the help of IE’s 50,000 global...

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How to Stand Out in a Group (Interview)

By - Feb 18, 06:03 AM   Comments [0]

Have you been invited to a group interview—or hope you will be soon? Some of the world’s top MBA programs use a team-based interview format, and we won’t be surprised if this trend grows in the future. Business schools want students who will play nice with...

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AIGAC’s 2015 MBA Applicant Survey [You Can Win $500!]

By - Feb 17, 18:51 PM   Comments [0]

As Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC) members, we are conducting a survey to help us better understand our readers’ goals and needs. We’d like to invite all of our MBA readers to share their school selection priorities and views on the MBA application process. Take...

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Are you a MARVEL?

By - Feb 17, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

People often ask me what our clients are like. Are they straight-A students from top undergraduate universities? Do they work for the top global firms? Do they have particular weaknesses in their profile they have to overcome? Are they passionate about saving the world? Do...

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Best MBA Interview Advice: Prep Once and You’re Done

By - Feb 17, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our MBA interview advice is simple. If you prepare for your MBA interview properly, you’ll be prepared for every interview you could get. Prep once, and you’re done! There’s a myth out there that says that every school interviews differently and you have to prepare specifically...

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Economist Ranks B-Schools’ Alumni

By - Feb 16, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

The single most important thing about business school–besides the educational aspect, of course–is the network you cultivate that will likely shape and propel the rest of your career. The Economist recently revealed its annual alumni ranking of business schools, based on the usefulness of their alumni...

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LBS Executive MBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Feb 16, 11:12 AM   Comments [0]

In the LBS EMBA website landing page, a short introduction to the program includes the words “transform,” “transition,” and “catalyst.” Also, “accelerate” and “propel.” This is a clear message from the adcom: the program goes beyond conveying necessary skills for senior managers; it is for...

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An HBS Reapplicant’s Success Story

By - Feb 15, 10:27 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. And now for a chat with Prerit Jain, a future MBA student at Harvard Business School. Accepted: We'd like to get...

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