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Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays Week #12- Tip #12

By - Aug 10, 11:13 AM   Comments [0]

Choose Your Words Wisely Every year, B schools are cutting down on the number of essays and the word limits of essays they require their prospective students to write. What is the reason behind this changing trend? We all know that Admission officers have thousands of...

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Interview with 22 Year Old B-School Applicant, “Pulling That MBA Trigger”

By - Aug 8, 10:16 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, “Pulling That MBA Trigger.” Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself – where...

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Emory Goitzueta 2014-2015 Essay Questions

By - Aug 8, 09:02 AM   Comments [0]

Emory University’s Goitzueta Business School has announced the essay questions for the Fall 2015 MBA application. Required Essay Questions What is your short-term career goal and why is an MBA from Goizueta an important next step toward that goal? (200 word limit) If your initial career plans are...

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A Transformational Year: The MIT Sloan Fellows Program

By - Aug 7, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

What is the solution for a seasoned manager who is too experienced for an MBA, but not so enthusiastic about the idea of a part-time EMBA? Listen to the recording of our conversation with Stephen Sacca for the low down on an 84 year-old secret that...

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Chicago Booth Essay Tips

By - Aug 7, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

A difficult question indeed. While open ended questions offer a good opportunity for applicants to present their case, most applicants find it hard to answer this question. We would recommend you to de-stress yourself, as the first step. If you indulge too much on the problem...

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Should You Submit an Extra Recommendation?

By - Aug 7, 00:35 AM   Comments [0]

An extra recommendation is a recommendation letter submitted above and beyond the mandatory recommendations that the school requires. The bottom line: providing 1-2 extra recommendations could give you a tactical advantage in the admission process. Estimated level of impact on admission chances: 2 out of 5 (5...

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UCLA Anderson Fall 2015 Essay Questions

By - Aug 6, 21:33 PM   Comments [1]

UCLA Anderson School of Management has announced the essay questions for the 2014-2015 MBA admissions season. They are: First-Time Applicants: One Required Essay UCLA Anderson is distinguished by three defining principles: Share Success, Think Fearlessly, Drive Change. What principles have defined your life and pre-MBA career? How...

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Chicago Booth 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 6, 13:04 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth has always prided itself on valuing applicants who can handle ambiguity and lack of structure. And it's application reflects that principle. In spades. This year's Booth also application mirrors the "streamlining" that has taken place throughout the b-school world as well as Chicago's...

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UNC Kenan Flagler Essay Questions Analysis 2014-15

By - Aug 6, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

Application Deadlines Round 1: October 17, 2014 Round 2: December 12, 2014 Round 3: January 16, 2015 Round 4: March 13, 2015 From the University of North Carolina’s UNC Kenan Flagler Website:  MBA Admissions Selection Criteria We seek candidates for admission with strengths in these areas: Leadership and organizational abilities Communication skills...

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Economist Launches MBA Scholarship Contest

By - Aug 6, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, Which MBA?, the business education group of The Economist Group, announced the launch of its second ever Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest. The first Brightest Minds MBA scholarship ran earlier this year and drew over 4,500 entrants. The winner of the $25,000 MBA...

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