MBA

Fuqua Forever: Enrique’s Continued Journey

By - Dec 13, 02:28 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Enrique Toubes, a graduate of Duke Fuqua. (We first met Enrique last year – you can read...

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5 Tips for Negotiating Your MBA Admissions Offer

By - Dec 12, 03:12 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post is about negotiating your offer of admission ... except that it's not.  Because "negotiation" is not what you do when it comes to securing more financial aid from a business school.  The term of art for what...

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Why You Just Got Dinged (Probably)

By - Dec 12, 02:12 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Source: www.amerasiaconsulting.com/blog/reasons-why-you-just-got-dinged-from-business-school These days, in addition to helping our clients get ready for interviews we also meet a lot of new folks who didn't use admissions consulting services to apply - but now are wondering if perhaps they should have.  Most...

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MBA Debt Hurts Women More Than Men, Bloomberg Finds

By - Dec 11, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, Bloomberg took a look at the gender pay gap among MBA graduates and found that it will take women an average of one year longer than men to pay back their student loans. According to an analysis of data from its annual ranking...

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Darden Celebrates 50 Years of Smart Women

By - Dec 11, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Though the number of women accepted to college greatly outpaces the number of men, the number of women in post-graduate business programs has not followed suit. The highest number of full-time female enrollees at a top business school is 39% at Stanford. Stanford...

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Improving your MBA applications for Round 2 deadlines

By - Dec 10, 23:44 PM   Comments [0]

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Writing An Original Essay: A Snapshot of MBA Applicant Trends

By - Dec 10, 23:00 PM   Comments [0]

“Anyone else notice how… everyone does photography?” We were in the thick of Round 1 and the Admissionado editors were wrapping up a monthly meeting. The deadline for Fuqua was fast approaching, so we were seeing a lot of “25 Random Things” essays come across our...

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3 Tips for Writing a Winning EMBA Essay

By - Dec 10, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

You've been busy these last few years. Very busy. How will you ever fit all of your classes, extracurricular activities, awards, and job experience in your EMBA application essays? The simple answer is that you won’t, and you shouldn’t even attempt to. Trying to include...

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Prepare for Interviews with Positive Imagery

By - Dec 10, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

In the conference room, I imagined myself standing on a tennis court: I tossed the ball into the air then smashed an ace serve right past my opponent. Back in real life, I smiled to myself when the assistant came to tell me the McKinsey...

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Forbes Top 10 International MBA Programs

By - Dec 9, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

Top 1-Year International MBA Programs: Top 2-Year International MBA Programs: 1. London Business School – London, UK 2. IESE – Barcelona, Spain 3. HEC Paris – Paris, France 4. CEIBS – Shanghai, China 5. Hong Kong UST – Hong Kong, China 6. Manchester – Manchester, UK 7. NUS Business School – Singapore 8. IPADE –...

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