MBA

B-Schools Battle for Top Talent

By - Aug 19, 05:47 AM   Comments [0]

Competition among top MBA programs to attract the most brilliant applicants has grown fierce, according to a news piece in Business Because. With tactics ranging from launching online programs, expanding class sizes, increasing scholarship opportunities, overhauling curricula and creating ever more specialized courses, it’s clear the...

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Wharton Class of 2015 Profile

By - Aug 18, 12:05 PM   Comments [1]

Let’s take a look at Wharton’s class of 2015 profile (from Wharton’s website): • Total applicants: 6,036 • Women: 42% • Enrolled class: 837 • International students: 35% • U.S. minorities: 30% • Range of years of work experience: 0-13 • Mean years of work experience: 5 • Mean overall GMAT: 725 • Middle...

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MBA Admission: The Great Round 1/Round 2 Fight

By - Aug 18, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

“On my right, now entering the ring is Round 1. A perennial favorite with those who have stratospheric GMATs, patents, Nobel Prizes, and the like. And on my left, waving to the crowd is Round 2. He is favored by those with more average, but...

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Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays Week #13- Tip #13

By - Aug 18, 09:31 AM   Comments [0]

Proofread, Proof read, Proof read So you have written, rewritten, and revised your essay multiple times and have made sure that you have adequately addressed all parts of the essay question within the prescribed word limit effectively and persuasively. Now the last step is to get...

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LBS MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2014-2015 Application

By - Aug 18, 09:03 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2014-2015 Application

By - Aug 18, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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Carnegie Mellon Tepper MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2014-2015 Application

By - Aug 18, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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Northwestern Kellogg MBA Essay Analysis, Your 2014-2015 Application

By - Aug 18, 07:59 AM   Comments [0]

Are you ready to dig into your essays? Application essays are specifically and cleverly designed to get into your head. We like to turn the tables on the admissions committees and get inside their heads. Why are they asking these questions? What are they looking...

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Assess 5 Funding Options to Help Pay for an MBA

By - Aug 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Getting your MBA acceptance letter is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, but submitting your deposit for business school is a thrill of a different kind. After you decide where to attend, you’ll only have a few months...

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Future Whartonites…Tune On Tuesday!

By - Aug 17, 13:08 PM   Comments [0]

The webinar you’ve all been waiting for, Get Accepted to the Wharton School, will take place on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET. Reserve your spot now and tune in on Tuesday to hear important Wharton application tips that could transform your...

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