MBA

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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CMU Tepper 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 7, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

The key to admissions success here is to exhibit your keen analytical capabilities through your essays—that and your strong passion for learning and your desire to expand your role as an innovative leader. Get those points across to the adcom members and you could be...

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The Inside Scoop on HBS R1 Interview Invites

By - Oct 7, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

  Harvard Business School Round 1 interview invites are around the corner! The school announced today the next steps in the application process for round 1 applicants.  To all of you who applied to Harvard Business School in round 1, your wait is almost over! We know the waiting...

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Nothing ‘Dirty’ About Professional Networking

By - Oct 6, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

MBA programs place a major emphasis on networking skills with their students and graduates, but a new study written by professors at Harvard Business School, Rotman School of Management, and Kellogg School of Management looks at the sometimes negative psychological impact professional networking can have...

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