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Global Business Leadership at Wharton’s Lauder Institute

By - Oct 24, 13:38 PM   Comments [0]

International business is booming, and there is no better place to prepare for a future in global business leadership than at the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview for answers and insights into the Lauder Institute. 00:01:20...

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Stanford MBA Class of 2015 Largest Ever

By - Oct 24, 05:36 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford Graduate School of Business recently posted details of the MBA Class of 2015 profile, noting that at 406 students, this is the largest class in the history of the GSB. While quick to point out that Stanford’s relatively small class size naturally includes percentage shifts...

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Recommenders and Recommendations

By - Oct 23, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

Some applicants have this idea that if they can just get their company CEO, whom they have never met, to write their business school recommendation, then the admissions committee will cower in awe and immediately accept them. It’s not a new idea; applicants have asked...

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Kellogg Applicants Encounter Video Technology Snags

By - Oct 23, 05:36 AM   Comments [0]

The video essay, which Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management introduced as a mandatory component of the 2013-2014 MBA application, has hit a few technical snags for some candidates this season. For the video essay, applicants use a Skype-like platform where they are asked a short personal...

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Wharton Applicants: It’s Time to Get Accepted!

By - Oct 22, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

We invite all Wharton MBA applicants to attend our upcoming webinar, What’s Right with Wharton (and How to Get In), in which Accepted.com CEO and b-school admissions expert, Linda Abraham, will teach you how to create a standout application for this world-class, highly competitive business...

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IE 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 22, 13:23 PM   Comments [0]

With a vast array of electives under numerous business disciplines and a succinct core, the IE MBA program requires students to exercise self-knowledge and excellent judgment to get the most out of it. The adcom’s approach to the essays will push to the surface those...

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Wharton Leadership Program for High School Seniors

By - Oct 21, 12:10 PM   Comments [0]

Do you know about Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World Program for Rising HS Seniors? We urge high school juniors to check out this cool program if they’re interested in business education. Wharton’s Leadership in the Business World (LBW) program is an intensive summer program for...

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Round 2 Applicants: Looking for Tips for Specific MBA Application Questions?

By - Oct 20, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

Round 2 (and 3) applicants: Are you looking for advice to help you answer specific essay questions on top MBA applications? Are you looking for a resource that offers up-to-date advice for the questions found on THIS YEAR’S apps? We’d like to introduce you to our...

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Chicago Booth Weekend Part-Time MBA Application Essay Tips for Fall 2014

By - Oct 20, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

NOTE: These questions are for the fall 2014 applications; the questions for the spring 2014 applications are different and were featured in a previous post.) Two questions in this set – questions one and three – address your potential interactions with your classmates and your fit...

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Application Volume Up at Full-Time MBA Programs, and Other Fun Facts

By - Oct 17, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

A GMAC press release reports the results of its 2013 Application Trends Survey. 683 graduate business programs participated in the survey – this breaks down into 328 business schools in 42 countries. Here are some of the highlights: • 52% of two-year MBA programs reported an increase...

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