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Preparing Early and What Happens if You Don’t

By - Mar 10, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone knows that preparing early is the key to success. And we also know (all too well) what can happen when we don’t. Take, for example, the following scenarios:   BLACK FRIDAY   Prepared Unprepared   EXTREME COUPONING   Prepared Unprepared   THE RELEASE OF A NEW APPLE PRODUCT   Prepared Unprepared   THE OLYMPICS   Prepared Unprepared   AN INTERVIEW   Prepared Unprepared   FINALS   Prepared Unprepared   CASUAL FRIDAY   Prepared Unprepared   A CHICAGO WINTER   Prepared Unprepared   AND, OF COURSE, APPLYING...

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INSEAD Deadlines for January 2015 Intake

By - Mar 7, 15:19 PM   Comments [0]

The INSEAD MBA program has posted the deadlines  for the January 2015 intake. Round 1 Deadline: March 21, 2014 Interview Notification: April 25, 2014 Final Decision Notification: June 6, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: May 28, 2014 Interview Notification: June 27, 2014 Final Decision Notification: August 8, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: July 25, 2014 Interview Notification: September...

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Round 2 Updates from U. Michigan Ross

By - Mar 6, 19:27 PM   Comments [0]

The finish line is almost in sight, MBA admissions director Soojin Kwon of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business assures antsy Round 2 applicants. Last week, Kwon moderated a Forte Foundation admissions panel for women planning to go to business school next year, and...

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Round 2 Updates from UCLA Anderson School

By - Mar 6, 19:05 PM   Comments [0]

On Wednesday, the MBA admissions office at UCLA Anderson School of Management released another batch of early Round 2 decisions. In an update to the MBA Insider’s Blog, admissions officer Jessica Chung shared a few updates for other anxious Round 2 applicants: One more batch of early...

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Enter our March MBA Bootcamp Giveaway!

By - Mar 5, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The early bird gets the worm, am I right? And those that fail to prepare are preparing to fail, ya? Who hasn’t heard that before? And, let’s be honest, we all know that preparing early is the way to go. Like, in the following situations: When a blizzard is...

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What are My Chances? African-American Politico Turned Energy Guy

By - Mar 5, 14:20 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post is one in a series of MBA applicant profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” authored by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with...

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Biz Ed ‘Oscars’ Celebrate Leading Case Writers

By - Mar 4, 11:25 AM   Comments [0]

Film actors weren’t the only superstars lauded this week. The 2014 Case Centre Awards, an annual event known as the “Oscars” of business education, honored the professors who have written the most effective case studies. The subjects highlighted through the winning cases give an insight into...

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Hard Work and Humility: Reflections of a UCLA Anderson Student

By - Mar 2, 14:59 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to UCLA Anderson student, Jenn Hyman. Read our interview below to hear about Jenn’s MBA adventure – her favorite things about UCLA, the thing she’d like to change about the program, her travels, her new job, and more! Thank you...

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Innovation at Carnegie Mellon Gets $10M Boost

By - Mar 1, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Entrepreneur James R. Swartz and his wife Susan have pledged a $10 million gift to Carnegie Mellon University to aid the university’s goals of enhancing the scope and impact of its innovation and entrepreneurship, the school announced Thursday. Swartz, who graduated from the business school in...

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Slow Ripening Fruit

By - Feb 28, 06:49 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post from our friends at Magoosh test prep Aristotle (384 – 322 BCE) wrote, “Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.”  Of course, our fast-moving world doesn’t like to hear about things that take time, things that can’t...

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