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Columbia Business School MBA Application Essay Tips 2013

By - Jun 24, 08:53 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has posted the essay questions for this fall’s application. Columbia has updated several questions with an increased focus on New York City as a defining feature. As usual, Columbia is highly concerned about fit and your knowledge of the program. Before you...

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Cornell Johnson 2013-2014 Application Deadlines

By - Jun 23, 15:30 PM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School at Cornell University has announced the following application deadlines for both the two-year and accelerated MBA programs. Also, in a recent update to the admission's blog, Christine Sneva shares that Johnson will be changing the essay portion this year by requiring applicants to submit a candidate...

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Yale SOM Announces 2013-2014 Essay Prompts

By - Jun 23, 05:52 AM   Comments [0]

The Yale School of Management has followed up on its recently announced deadlines by posting in the Yale SOM Community Blog the two essay questions required for the upcoming MBA admissions cycle. Essay 1 What motivates your decision to pursue an MBA?  (300 words maximum) Essay 2 The Yale...

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NYU Stern 2013-2014 Essay Questions, Deadlines

By - Jun 22, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

New York University's Stern School of Business has announced the application deadlines and essay topics for the upcoming MBA admissions season. This year’s four deadlines are: Round 1 Deadline: October 15, 2013 Initial Notification*: December 15, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: November 15, 2013 Initial Notification: February 15, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: January 15, 2014 Initial...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School 2013-14 Deadlines, Essays

By - Jun 22, 08:15 AM   Comments [0]

The UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School has posted the application deadlines and essay prompts for the upcoming MBA admissions cycle. Deadlines Early Action Round Deadline: October 18, 2013 Notification: December 13, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: December 9, 2013 Notification: February 3, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: January 13, 2014 Notification: March 17, 2014 Round 4 Deadline: March 14, 2014 Notification:...

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Harvard Business School MBA Application Essay Tips 2013

By - Jun 21, 21:49 PM   Comments [0]

This year Harvard Business School has streamlined the essay process even further by limiting the usual batch of essays to one question. While one question for HBS makes coming up with topics somewhat easier (in prior years Harvard often asked applicants for three accomplishments) the...

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Harvard Business School Essay Change Stresses Applicants

By - Jun 21, 21:07 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School recently announced major changes to its admissions requirements for the upcoming season that include posing applicants a single, optional, MBA essay question with no word count limit. From Bloomberg Businessweek to the  Financial Times to Poets & Quants, media reports covering the change...

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Move From Family Business to B-School

By - Jun 3, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who have worked in a family business sometimes worry that their professional profile won't measure up when compared with other MBA hopefuls with more traditional employment paths. Nothing could be further from the truth. Every year, top schools accept students who will go back to...

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Michigan Ross School of Business 2014 Essay Questions

By - May 31, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business has made some changes to its 2013-2014 MBA application essays, which are now available online. This year, the Ross MBA program has broadened the scope of one prompt, eliminated the "passion" question, and reduced the total maximum word...

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Stanford GSB Essay Tips

By - May 30, 14:04 PM   Comments [1]

Stanford Graduate School of Business has just published the essay questions without changes for this new application cycle, maintaining the theme of candid self-evaluation and authenticity. The Stanford GSB MBA admissions website provides clear guidance and advice for what to do, and what not to...

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