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Only one essay question for HBS 2014

By - May 30, 11:04 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard announced their essay question for the MBA program that starts in 2014. There will be only one essay question with no word limit! "There is one question for the Class of 2016: You’re applying to Harvard Business School.  We can see your resume, school transcripts, extra-curricular...

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HBS 2+2 Application Deadline THIS SUMMER

By - May 30, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

I hope you HBS 2+2 applicants are ready to pounce on the Summer Round of applications. Because ready or not…here they come! The deadline for these applications is on MONDAY, JULY 15, 2013 at Noon EDT. Need help getting it all together before the buzzer? Contact us...

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Notable Essay Mistake to Avoid: Tasks vs. Skills

By - May 29, 16:47 PM   Comments [0]

Notable Essay Mistake to Avoid: Tasks vs. Skills As an MBA applicant, are you aware of the difference between tasks and skills? Equally importantly, do you understand how focusing on skills rather than tasks in your MBA admissions essays can help you present a much more...

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Short-Term and Long-term Goals: Changes? Transitions? …Does it Matter?

By - May 29, 16:46 PM   Comments [0]

Short-Term and Long-term Goals: Changes? Transitions? ...Does it Matter? I have received emails from MBA applicants who did not receive admission to one of their top choice schools when they applied on their own last year, and they indicate that when the admission committees supplied feedback,...

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With a 700, Should I Retake the GMAT?

By - May 29, 16:43 PM   Comments [0]

With a 700, Should I Retake the GMAT? Many candidates work hard to prepare for the GMAT, yet they are disappointed with scores in the 620-700 range, rather than the hoped-for 710 or above. If a score is beneath 660, most candidates will go back to...

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Is My GPA Good Enough?

By - May 29, 16:40 PM   Comments [0]

Is My GPA Good Enough? Many MBA applicants write to me highly concerned about their undergraduate GPAs and ask, “Do you think my GPA is too low?” In many cases, there is no cut-and-dry answer to this question. Certainly, statistics about each business school’s average GPA...

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MBAs Become More Popular in Eyes of Global Companies

By - May 29, 08:15 AM   Comments [0]

The latest GMAC survey reveals that MBAs are starting again to steal the hearts of recruiters worldwide. Recruiting is up and expected to improve further according to GMAC. You should review the whole report, but in the meantime, here are a few highlights from the...

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INSEAD Releases Deadlines for September 2014 Intake

By - May 28, 14:06 PM   Comments [0]

INSEAD has posted the deadlines for the September 2014 intake. The three deadlines are: Round 1 Deadline: October 2, 2013 Interview Decision Notification: November 8, 2013 Final Decision Notification: December 20, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: November 27, 2014 Interview Decision Notification: January 10, 2014 Final Decision Notification: February 21, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: March 5, 2014 Interview Decision Notification: April...

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Upcoming Michigan Ross MBA/EMBA Deadlines

By - May 27, 09:17 AM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross applicants – mark your calendars with the following application deadlines! Full-Time MBA starting in Fall 2014 • Round I – October 1, 2013 • Round II – January 2, 2014 • Round III – March 3, 2014 EMBA starting in Fall 2013 (for Ann Arbor or Los Angeles) •...

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5 Reasons to Consider an Online MBA Program

By - May 27, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Earning a Masters of Business Administration (MBA), allows professionals to increase their earning potential and launch their careers to new heights. This versatile degree is designed to advance careers in the areas of finance, business, logistics, management and more. While a full-time program can be...

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