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Cornell Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Mar 2, 01:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions and one optional question in its application. One of the most important things to keep in mind is brevity. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the short word count guideline is a...

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5 Tips to Assess Your MBA Profile

By - Mar 1, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

An MBA application is like a mosaic. Each element contributes to create a full picture of who you are. Some pieces will be brighter or more colorful than others. For those less sparkly components (aka your weaknesses), you can either polish them to hide their...

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UVA Darden Launches ‘IDEA’ Course

By - Mar 1, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

First-year students at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business will tackle some of the business world’s biggest problems as part of the new “Innovation, Design and Entrepreneurship in Action” (IDEA) course, which debuted February 23rd. In this class, teams of students will work with...

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It’s #SuperTuesday For Business Schools As Well

By - Mar 1, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% For those of you reading this who don’t live in the United States, today is called “Super Tuesday.” The reason it gets this name is because there are a large group of states that vote today and it helps the political parties...

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Top 6 Tips for Visiting Business Schools

By - Mar 1, 02:40 AM   Comments [0]

Now is a great time for business school applicants to visit their top choice programs – classes are in session, students and professors aren't yet stressed by exams, recruiting may be in action, and the weather is warming up (well, in some places). Rule for...

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Important MBA 2017 Webinar on Wednesday!

By - Feb 29, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to remind you about Wednesday’s webinar, Get Accepted in 2017: 7 Steps to a Strong MBA Application, which will take place at 10am PT/1pm ET (that’s March 2nd). It is essential that you attend if you are planning on applying to a competitive...

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Prepare for Short Answer MBA Application Essays

By - Feb 29, 11:12 AM   Comments [0]

Brainstorm before writing to keep business school essays concise. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Ten years ago, lengthy MBA essays were a staple of business school applications. Flash forward to today, and admissions departments worldwide have reduced the word count...

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Grad School Admissions: When Should You Apply?

By - Feb 29, 02:03 AM   Comments [0]

When is the best time to apply to graduate school? Now: Here's Why… Here are a few factors that indicate that NOW is the time for you to apply. 1. You have a specific goal that requires a graduate degree, be it an MBA, MD, JD, or any...

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Increase in On-Campus Recruiting for B-Schools

By - Feb 29, 01:48 AM   Comments [0]

Good news for MBA students and applicants – the MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance (a global association of business school career management offices and companies who hire MBA and Masters in Business students) reported last week an increase in on-campus recruiting for full-time positions....

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Tips for Executive MBA Reapplicants

By - Feb 28, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

If you have been rejected from an Executive MBA program, it often comes down to one of three reasons (or combination thereof): 1. Your academic record was not strong enough to convince the admissions committee you could handle the rigor of an EMBA program, 2. Your work...

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