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MBA Olympics Return

By - May 6, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

More than one thousand MBA students from Europe’s leading business schools will compete in the ultimate business school Olympics at HEC Paris later this week. London Business School, IE Business School and INSEAD are among 13 top schools taking  students to the annual MBA Tournament...

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What You Must Know Before Meeting Admissions Directors

By - May 5, 08:32 AM   Comments [0]

Goals are not an afterthought in MBA admissions. They are front and center in the minds of many admissions directors. Put them front and center in your mind as you prepare to apply. Coming to MBA events with a clear goal will make you a...

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View How to Get Accepted in 2015 Free Video Now!

By - May 5, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Thanks to all of you who attended our webinar, Get Accepted in 2015: 7 Steps to a Successful MBA Application. Linda Abraham shared excellent tips on how to apply right and we had great feedback from y’all. Now it’s time to review the webinar recording and...

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Business and Science Meet: Insights of an IMD Grad and Former Medical Doctor

By - May 5, 07:13 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now, introducing Marije van Weelden-Cuche, an alumna of IMD… Accepted: We’d like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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Got Dinged? Here Are 10 Reasons Why You Don’t Give Up

By - May 5, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yeah, we know. Getting dinged totally sucks. You didn’t just put time and work into your apps. You poured your soul out into your essays and sweated over every single detail. You put together a beautiful meal, chose the perfect garnishes, and plated it like...

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Embrace LGBT Identity in Business School Applications

By - May 5, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Marketing efforts to attract lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender MBA applicants are not cut-and-dried. While business schools can easily target potential candidates by ethnicity, asking applicants to identify themselves based on sexual orientation is...

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Yale SOM to Operate Leadership Center in Beijing

By - May 2, 10:20 AM   Comments [1]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting On Wednesday, Yale University announced the creation of the Yale Leadership Center in Beijing, which will host leadership programming offered by schools and centers across the university. The Yale Leadership Center will be operated by the Yale School of Management (SOM), which...

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Forte Helps Women in Business Thrive: Interview with Elissa Sangster

By - May 1, 14:23 PM   Comments [0]

Things have come full circle for Admissions Straight Talk. We couldn’t be more excited about our second interview with the very first guest to have appeared on our podcast: Elissa Sangster, Executive Director for the Forté Foundation. Listen to the recording of our conversation to learn...

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Darden’s Dean Bruner Plans Return to Faculty Position

By - Apr 30, 18:07 PM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Earlier this month, the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business announced Dean Robert Bruner‘s intention to return to a faculty position and take a traditional one-year leave of absence when his second term as dean ends in July 2015. Bruner and his leadership...

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Specialized Master’s Degrees in Business Gain Popularity

By - Apr 30, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

GMAC’s recent mba.com Prospective Students Survey reveals that even though MBA degrees still come in first as the most sought-after graduate business degree, close to half of prospective business graduate students are considering non-MBA business master’s programs, and one in five prospective students isn’t considering...

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