MBA

Tuesday Tips: UVA Darden Fall 2017 MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 9, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

While answering only one essay question for your Darden MBA application essay may seem simple, it requires discipline to highlight all of the important parts of your profile for the admissions committee in one short essay. Writing a successful essay with such limited space requires...

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Darden 2016-2017 MBA Essay Tips and Application Deadlines

By - Aug 9, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business has posted its 2016-2017 MBA admissions essay questions online, along with application deadlines for each round. The school offers three MBA admissions deadlines, beginning in October: – 1st Deadline: October 4 – 2nd Deadline: January 9 –...

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Wharton: “Putting Knowledge Into Action”

By - Aug 8, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Does the oldest business school actually have a brand? Does the oldest business school actually need a brand? Ironically, Wharton is a more powerful global brand than the elite Ivy League university of which it resides. In fact, many people don’t know that the University...

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6 Tips for Getting Started on Your Application Essays

By - Aug 8, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

Sometimes the hardest part of writing a personal statement or application essay for college or grad school is finding the discipline to sit down and focus. Often, once you accomplish that, the ideas begin to form and the words begin to flow. The following 6...

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When the MBA Optional Essay is No Longer Optional

By - Aug 8, 10:40 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve already written the required essays that most business schools ask for – do you really need to write the optional essay? If you’re a strong applicant who doesn’t need to explain weaknesses, low stats, or application inconsistencies, then you may be able to skip the...

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Think Like the MBA Admissions Committee

By - Aug 8, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

When you’re hard at work on your MBA applications, it’s easy to get caught up in what sounds great to you, or what seems impressive to your friends, co-workers or parents. But what you really need to be doing is considering your materials from the...

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Wharton Adds an Essay Question to their MBA Application

By - Aug 7, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

This year, in addition to the 500 word essay that Wharton has been using for the past several years “What do you hope to gain professionally from the Wharton MBA”, the admissions team has reversed an earlier trend to cut back on the number of...

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Global Opportunities: The “Wharton Difference” and Fit with The Program

By - Aug 7, 10:24 AM   Comments [0]

Today, everyone working anywhere can directly or indirectly identify a global dimension to their work. My previous posts on defining your fit with Wharton addressed three of the four components of “The Wharton Difference” (Largest Global Network, Culture of Engagement, and Innovative Leadership Learning). Here...

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Seats Running Out at Our Wharton Webinar…

By - Aug 7, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you are applying to Wharton – then you’ll want to tune in next week August 10th for our webinar, Get Accepted Wharton. Access winning tips that put you ahead of your competition including the 4 key strategies you need to get accepted and advice for...

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How Do You Deal with Criticism? MBA Admissions Committees Want to Know

By - Aug 7, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Many MBA essays ask you to write about a time you were given criticism and how you dealt with it. This may not be the kind of question you wished they had asked, but it is one that provides an excellent opportunity to show the...

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