Posts Tagged ‘Grad School Admissions’

An NYU Stern Grad and Strat Consultant Helping Vets Get Into School

By - Nov 13, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

West Point grad. Iraq war vet. NYU Stern MBA. Engagement Manager and Senior Associate at Strategy &. Co-founder of Service to School. Gus Giacoman, our guest this week, is a fascinating individual, dedicated to helping vets get into school of all kinds – everything from community...

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PayScale: How Much You Can Earn, and How to Earn It

By - Nov 6, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

Trying to figure out if grad school will pay off? How much you’ll earn with your career of choice? Which graduate program will position you to for the best payoff? If so, tune in to our conversation with Lydia Frank of PayScale to find out how...

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Is a PhD a Good Idea?

By - Apr 25, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you dream of living the rest of your life in the world of academia, this podcast is for you. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Dr. Karen Kelsky, founder and consultant at The Professor is In for some important insights into the very...

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Admissionado Application Basic Training Bootcamp

By - Apr 17, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re serious about applying to bschool in Round 1 this year, it’s time to dig in. While the essay prompts won’t be released until June, smart applicants use this extra time to their advantage – building their profiles, coming up with their strategy, and...

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Five Crucial Tips for Reapplicants

By - Jun 27, 20:32 PM   Comments [0]

 By the Amerasia Consulting Group This time of year, we get a huge number of inquiries from students gearing up for the reapplication process.  This makes sense, as this subset of students is often driven to succeed, still hurting from the sting of getting rejection letters,...

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2012 Applicants: Time to Poke the Box

By - Apr 1, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

I just finished Seth Godin's Poke the Box, an ode to initiative, innovation, and overcoming fear of risk and failure. In this short book, which Godin alternately and accurately refers to as a "manifesto" and a "rant," he motivates the reader to just do...

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4 To-Do’s for Accepted Grad School Applicants

By - Mar 25, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Should you kick back on a beach? Or go for a latte with a colleague? Find out why both may be in order in this video from Eye on Admissions where Linda Abraham outlines four action items that should be on the to-do lists...

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Pre-Experience MiMs on the Rise

By - Oct 11, 06:15 AM   Comments [0]

Masters in management degrees, or MiMs, once an offering unique to European business schools, are now becoming more mainstream in the U.S., especially after Duke's Fuqua School of Business launched its one-year MiM program. Fuqua's new program is intended "to give a bit of business know-how...

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Top Tier Universities Launch Online M.A. Programs

By - Oct 4, 11:43 AM   Comments [0]

While the concept of online education is hardly revolutionary, among top tier universities it is virtually unheard of. That is…until recently. Dartmouth, Cornell, and NYU, three elite institutions, are among the first to venture into the world of online programs. Cornell and NYU offer online...

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Plagiarism Epidemic Forces Program Shutdown

By - Aug 4, 10:24 AM   Comments [0]

New Jersey's Centenary College will be shutting down its Asian MBA program because of widespread plagiarism and other forms of academic misconduct, reports an Inside Higher Ed article "Policing Plagiarism Abroad." The 400 students who study at the branch programs in Taiwan,...

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