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MBA Application Mistakes to Avoid – Part 1

By - Jul 27, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

MBA Application Mistakes to Avoid – Part 1 With the new 2015-2016 MBA application season underway, many of you are just getting started with your business school applications. But before you get too far along, we’d like to make you aware of some of the common...

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MBA Your Resume

By - Jul 27, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

First, the (kinda) bad news: it’s unlikely you’ll be able to use the current version of your resume for your business school applications. In fact, you’re probably going to want to spend a significant amount of time on a complete resume overhaul. But the good...

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MBA Admissions Decisions: Should You Go Full-Time Or Part-Time?

By - Jul 27, 01:05 AM   Comments [0]

When I was applying to b-school, I contemplated part-time vs. full-time, and one of my best friends, Colleen, had to make the same decision at the same time. Ultimately, I decided to attend the full-time program at the University of Michigan. Colleen decided to attend a...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 26, 23:31 PM   Comments [0]

The supplemental information that Haas requests is almost unchanged. The essays are different from last years. For #1 they returned to an essay question two years ago. And for #2, they give you a choice of prompts. My tips are in blue below. Essays: At Berkeley-Haas, we seek...

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Money’s 2015-2016 Top 25 Best Value Colleges In The U.S.

By - Jul 26, 22:46 PM   Comments [0]

Which schools will give you the best bang for your tuition buck? Money ranks 736 four-year colleges based on 21 factors in three categories: affordability, educational quality, and alumni earnings. In terms of affordability the following factors were taken into account: tuition increases, parent and student...

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Short And Sweet: Tips For Writing “Mini” MBA Essays

By - Jul 26, 13:34 PM   Comments [0]

What is an admission committee’s message, intent, behind limiting an “essay” answer to 100, 200, or 300 characters? Just the facts, please. In fact, just the key facts. No adornment, no backstory, no extended rationale. Columbia Business School has had such a goals question for a few...

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Fall 2016 MBA Application Deadlines at Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Jul 24, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School of Management at Cornell University has posted the following MBA application deadlines for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Round 1 Application deadline: October 1, 2015 Decision notification: December 15, 2015 Round 2 Application deadline: November 17, 2015 Decision notification: February 15, 2016 Round 3 Application deadline: January 15, 2016 Decision notification: March...

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Cambridge Judge School Profile

By - Jul 24, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Judge School of Business at Cambridge University is a new graduate program in the midst of a very old university system. While the Judge School is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Cambridge University itself is more than 800 years old. This...

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London Business School 2015-2016 Application Deadlines

By - Jul 23, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School has posted the MBA application deadlines for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Stage  1 Application deadline: September 25, 2015 Interview decision: October 21, 2015 Admission decision: December 2, 2015 Stage  2 Application deadline: January 5, 2016 Interview decision: February 3, 2016 Admission decision: March 23, 2016 Stage  3 Application deadline: February 25, 2016 Interview...

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UNC Kenan Flagler MBA Essay Questions Analysis 2015-16

By - Jul 22, 13:49 PM   Comments [0]

Application Deadlines Round 1 (Early Action) Application due: October 16, 2015 Decision released: December 14, 2015 Round 2 Application due: December 4, 2015 Decision released: February 1, 2016 Round 3 Application due: January 15, 2016 Decision released: March 15, 2016 Round 4 Application due: March 11, 2016 Decision released: April 25, 2016 MBA Admissions Selection Criteria We seek candidates...

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