MBA

Should I Apply To Business School?

By - Feb 3, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is the first post in a four-part series I wrote to describe my experience applying to MBA programs. As you will see (and this is dating back over ten years) I had just about ZERO outside guidance at all, and was for the most...

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UCLA Anderson Launches Entrepreneurship Accelerator

By - Feb 3, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Dean Judy Olian To meet the needs of an expanding entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus, the UCLA Anderson School of Management has announced the launch of the Anderson Venture Accelerator—a 10,000-square-foot incubator for nascent UCLA startups. The accelerator, launched in association with the...

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J.P. Morgan Tells Investment Bankers to Relax

By - Feb 2, 11:41 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Wall Street Journal article, J.P. Morgan is making new efforts to improve the work-life balance and make junior staff members, as well as more senior ones, feel more appreciated. Pencils Down As of last Thursday, the bank will officially be encouraging its employers...

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Avoid These 10 Pitfalls in MBA Application Essays

By - Feb 2, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The essay component of the MBA application is a chance to really wow the admissions committee and stand out from potentially thousands of other candidates with similar GMAT scores or GPAs. There are many ways...

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Haas School of Business Presents Open Innovation Award to President of India

By - Feb 2, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has presented Indian President Pranab Mukherjee with an award honoring his contributions as a “global leader” in open innovation. “Open innovation” refers to the idea that in the...

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Mark Your Calendars! Money-Saving Webinar on Wednesday!

By - Feb 1, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

This is your final reminder! Put Paying for Your MBA: Before, During & After in your calendar now so you don't forget to show up for this important webinar. B-school is expensive! Get the tools you need to organize your finances and smooth the road to...

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Are you Looking for PERFECT Answers to Your Upcoming MBA Interview Questions?

By - Feb 1, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

You've come to the right place. Interviews come in all shapes and sizes, so while you can never totally predict which questions will or will not be asked, you can safely bet that certain popular questions will likely make an appearance (like "Why this MBA program,"...

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2016 Financial Times Global MBA Rankings

By - Feb 1, 13:12 PM   Comments [5]

Here are some highlights from the Financial Times' top 20 global MBA programs (with a few points on women in business school): • This is the first time that a one-year MBA program (INSEAD) has taken the #1 spot. The other 4 schools in the...

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Year 2 at Wharton, Google, Deloitte & More: Catching Up with Ashley

By - Feb 1, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Ashley Wells, a second-year student at Wharton. We first met Ashley last year – you can...

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Etiquette After Submitting Your MBA Application

By - Feb 1, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

After you’ve submitted your MBA applications and are waiting to hear back from programs, it’s normal to have a moment of panic—either immediately, or at some point a little later on. You’ve been agonizing over your materials for months, and now you just want to...

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