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Understanding Stanford GSB’s Take on Demonstrated Leadership Potential

By - Jul 7, 10:41 AM   Comments [0]

What are the qualities that Stanford GSB is looking for as they build their class? How do successful applicants stand out from the crowd? At a school as competitive as Stanford, it’s a fact that many smart, accomplished applicants won’t get in—so how can you...

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FT’s Top MBA Programs for Entrepreneurship

By - Jul 7, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

This year the Financial Times published a ranking that is a spin-off from their 2016 global MBA ranking and features the top 25 MBA programs for entrepreneurship (last year they published only the top 10). The rankings: 1. Stanford GSB 2. Babson Olin 3. UVA Darden 4. Dartmouth Tuck 5....

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Asking Your Employer for MBA Tuition Reimbursement

By - Jul 7, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

Emphasize your value to your employer, just as if you were asking for a raise. Have you ever asked your boss for a raise? It’s not a conversation most of us relish, so all too often we put it off, hoping our bosses will just notice...

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Cambridge Judge Fall 2017 Deadlines, Essays

By - Jul 7, 06:01 AM   Comments [0]

The Judge Business School at Cambridge University has posted the MBA application deadlines and essay questions for the 2016-2017 admissions cycle. Deadlines Round 1 Application Deadline: September 9, 2016 Interview Date: October 24, 2016 Round 2 Application Deadline: October 21, 2016 Interview Date: December 5, 2016 Round 3 Application Deadline: January 6, 2017 Interview Dates:...

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Oxford Saïd Fall 2017 Application Deadlines

By - Jul 7, 05:43 AM   Comments [0]

University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has posted the following MBA application deadlines for the 2016-2017 application season: Stage 1 Application due: September 9, 2016 Decision released: October 14, 2016 Stage 2 Application due: October 28, 2016 Decision released: December 9, 2016 Stage 3 Application due: January 6, 2017 Decision released: March 3, 2017 Stage...

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The CEMS MIM: A Truly International Masters in Management

By - Jul 7, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Meet today’s guest, Executive Director at CEMS Global Alliance, Roland Siegers. He studied in Germany and France and started working for CEMS in 2002, becoming the Executive Director in 2012. Welcome! What is CEMS? [1:45] It’s a joint program – a partnership among 30 leading b-schools. It’s provides...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 7)

By - Jul 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the largest integer such that is a factor of 21! ? A. 7 B. 9 C. 10 D. 12 E. 15 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and...

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Tuck School Fall 2017 MBA Essay Questions (Revised)

By - Jul 6, 16:54 PM   Comments [0]

Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business has previewed the updated MBA essay questions for the 2016-2017 admissions season this week on the Tuck 360 MBA Blog.  According to the school, these revised essays come in response to the increasingly dynamic and diverse global economy, which necessitates values-driven leadership. Per...

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School Selection – Choosing the Right B-Schools

By - Jul 6, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

At this time of the year, some B school applicants have already selected their target schools after thorough research, while some are still trying to figure out which schools will best meet their requirements. Indeed, one of the most time consuming parts of the grueling MBA...

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Tips for Picking the Right MBA Recommenders

By - Jul 6, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Although most Round 1 applications aren’t due until the fall, it’s definitely not too early to start thinking about who’s going to support you as you pull together your materials. Your recommenders in particular will play a critical role in the process. So how do...

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