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Harvard Business School 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 12, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School Admissions is not adverse to change and here are a few elements in the 2016-17 application that are different: •   The essay question itself is different and much more straight-forward than last year's question. It is very similar to the question posed two...

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The Importance of Defining Your MBA Goal

By - May 12, 13:01 PM   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. What is an MBA Goal? A goal is something you want to do (not just study),...

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Harvard Business School Fall 2017 MBA Essay Question

By - May 12, 11:24 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has introduced a new essay prompt for the 2016-2017 MBA application season. It is as follows: As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we consider your candidacy for the Harvard Business School MBA program? Per HBS: There...

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Harvard Business School Fall 2017 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 12, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has announced the application deadlines for the 2016-2017 MBA admissions cycle. They are as follows: Round 1 Application due: September 7, 2016 Decision released: December 7, 2016 Round 2 Application due: January 4, 2017 Decision released: March 22, 2017 Round 3 Application due: April 3, 2017 Decision released: May 10, 2017 Applications...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Fall 2017 MBA Essays

By - May 12, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at University of North Carolina has posted the essay questions for the 2016-2017 MBA application season. They are as follows: Essay One (Required) Please describe your short and long term goals post-MBA. Explain how your professional experience has shaped these goals, why this...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Fall 2017 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 12, 10:31 AM   Comments [0]

The University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School has published the MBA application deadlines for the 2016-2017 admissions cycle. They are as follows: Round 1 (early action) Application due: October 14, 2016 Decision released: December 12, 2016 Round 2 Application due: December 2, 2016 Decision released: January 30, 2017 Round 3 Application due:...

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How is Your Columbia Application Going?

By - May 12, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

Now that Columbia's essay topics are out, we know that many of you have already gotten started! Below, we listed a few tidbits about Columbia to keep in mind as you are developing your story and rationale for "why Columbia". Even if Columbia isn't on your list, we recommend...

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The EXPARTUS MBA Application Checklist

By - May 12, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% A checklist – there’s nothing simpler, you might think. And you’d be right. That checklists are so simple is what makes them so powerful. In The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right, surgeon Atul Gawande makes a case for the radical efficiency...

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Quick Point: Updated R1 Deadlines Calendar

By - May 12, 02:47 AM   Comments [0]

HBS and Tuck have released their round one deadlines! Note that Tuck allows you to visit the campus and schedule an in-person interview. Historically, there have been limited spots for each date, so please schedule early. We added their applicant-initiatied interview deadlines to this calendar...

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What Does An MBA Admissions Consultant Actually Do?

By - May 11, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

A good admissions consultant does NOT write people’s essays for them. I figured we could just get that out of the way first. In fact, a good admissions consultant DOESN’T write people’s recommendations, or resumes either. Good admissions consultants advise their applicants on how to best...

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