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How to Ace the GRE Quant Section Without (Too Much) Math

By - Nov 2, 14:55 PM   Comments [0]

Many people think that the GRE is designed to test your math and verbal skills. While this is true to some degree, the tests are really designed to test your critical thinking skills. Trying to “math” your way through every problem on the quantitative section...

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What’s an MBA Really Worth?

By - Nov 2, 10:57 AM   Comments [0]

This is the question tackled in a recent Poets & Quants article in which John Byrne presents PayScale data provided exclusively for P&Q. In the analysis, PayScale calculates the estimated median pay and bonuses (not including stock-based compensation, retirement benefits, or non-cash benefits like healthcare)...

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Stanford to Offer New Dual MA/MBA Program

By - Oct 31, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has announced the launch of a new dual degree program with the School of Humanities and Sciences. In three academic years, students will earn an MBA and an MA in International Policy Studies. Designed for students who want to work...

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RoadToMyMBA: 26-Yr Old Consultant from Brazil Applying to Top US B-Schools

By - Oct 31, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing our anonymous blogger, RoadToMyMBA… Accepted: First, can you tell us a little about yourself? Where are you from?...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Oct 31, 05:30 AM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers provide interview recaps and brainstorm possible interview questions, as well as share thoughts on the transformational nature of...

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Meet our MBA Consultants: Anne-Marie Vignola

By - Oct 31, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an MBA...

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The GMAT, the GRE, and the Guy Who Knows them Well

By - Oct 30, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

If you have the GMAT or GRE in your future, then you’ve most certainly heard of Kaplan Test Prep. Trying to figure out which test to take? Getting ready for test day? This podcast episode is for you! Listen to the full recording of our podcast...

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Business School Round 2: Stand Out As An International Applicant

By - Oct 30, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

The countdown to Thanksgiving and Christmas has begun—and if you’re working on your Round 2 business school applications, January deadlines will be here sooner than you think. If your applications don’t present a compelling portrait of who you are and what you’ve accomplished, you’ll spend...

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MBA Interview Must-Know #1: Your Interview Goal

By - Oct 30, 09:18 AM   Comments [0]

“MBA Interview Must-Know #1: Your Interview Goal” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, How to Ace Your MBA Interviews. To download the entire free special report, click here. Your Interview Goal. It’s three-fold: Show fit. In the words of the Wharton Adcom Blog, “The interviewer...

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What Are My Chances? Indian Architect with Designs on a Real Estate Career

By - Oct 29, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of MBA profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” 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 school recommendation...

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