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MBA Admissions Interview Best Practices (Part 5)

By - Oct 14, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

In the final article in MBA Prep School’s 5-part MBA Admissions Interview Best Practices series, we will share a few last tips that will ensure you excel in your MBA interview. Taken together, the articles in this series will be a valuable part of your...

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USC Marshall Fall 2015 MBA Essay Question

By - Oct 14, 09:43 AM   Comments [0]

The USC Marshall School of Business has a streamlined application process, like many programs this season, and requires one essay of Fall 2015 applicants. Essay: What are your short-term and long term personal and/or professional goals following graduation from USC Marshall? How will USC Marshall enable...

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B-Schools Still Lukewarm on GMAT IR Section…For Now

By - Oct 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to Kaplan Test Prep’s 2014 survey of admissions officers at over 200 business schools across the United States,  60% say that an applicant’s score on the GMAT’s Integrated Reasoning section (launched in June 2012) is not currently an important part of their evaluation of...

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Choose Safety Schools for Your MBA Applications Carefully

By - Oct 13, 10:11 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Landing a seat at a top MBA program isn’t a slam-dunk for anybody. It’s getting increasingly competitive to get into the highest-ranked schools. The term safety school gets thrown around quite a bit in MBA admissions,...

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MBA Interview Advice from a Former Admissions Counselor

By - Oct 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

After weeks of endless essay editing and resume revamping, all your hard work has paid off because you got an invite for an MBA interview! You’re basically at the finish line… right? WRONG. While the MBA interview may be one of the final steps on your...

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Meet our MBA Consultants: Phillip Herring

By - Oct 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an...

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Admissions Updates from Michigan Ross

By - Oct 10, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

Yesterday, October 7th, marked the Round 1 deadline at Michigan Ross School of Business, and Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Soojin Kwon posted some information on her blog today that will be helpful for R1 as well as future applicants. Perhaps the biggest news...

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Harvard Business School Round 1 Interview News

By - Oct 9, 11:14 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, Harvard Business School‘s Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Dee Leopold announced that the first wave of interview invites to Round 1 applicants were heading out to roughly 800 lucky inboxes, with another batch of 150 to come on October 15th. On...

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Application Insights from UCLA Anderson

By - Oct 9, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA admissions teams stress that the application process is holistic, meaning they take into account all elements of the candidate’s application and don’t assign overwhelming weight to any one aspect. In a recent update to UCLA Anderson School of Management‘s MBA Insider’s Blog, Associate Director...

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Emory Goizueta 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 7, 14:42 PM   Comments [0]

To ace your Goizueta essays, you’ll need to show—not just tell—that you have the skills, passion, and motivation to excel in a rigorous academic environment, and in the business world at large. Illustrate who you are, what you want, and where you are going. These essays...

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