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UVA Darden 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jul 27, 12:10 PM   Comments [0]

UVA Darden 2010 MBA Essay Questions Darden is asking entirely new questions this year, and unusual ones too. While the triggers and prompts have changed, your goal remains the same: Answer the questions and reveal what is impressive and distinctive about you. Tell them what you...

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Darden 2010 MBA Essay Questions, Deadlines

By - Jul 14, 00:26 AM   Comments [0]

2009-2010 MBA Application Essay Questions 1.How have the changes in the global economy over the last 18 months affected you and your plan for the future? (400 words) 2.What will you contribute to an MBA program and what are your personal and professional expectations of the...

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Report From AIGAC Conference: Buzz vs.Substance

By - Jun 22, 09:42 AM   Comments [1]

The AIGAC conference this year was fantastic. The first day consisted of presentations from Pete Johnson of Haas, Christie St. John of Tuck, Cassandra Pittman of INSEAD, Wendy Huber of Darden, Soojin Kwon Koh of Ross, and Bruce Delmonico of Yale’s SOM. During the second...

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MBA Admissions: The Distinguishing Debate

By - Jun 4, 23:51 PM   Comments [0]

In my meanderings on the web I came across an interesting post, “GmatClub.com Meet-up Report, Columbia’s optional essay 4, Changes in Recruiting” by a 2010 MBA applicant, XClick, who writes the A New Yorker’s MBA Journey – Yo! blog. At the meetup, he spoke with...

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How Business Schools Have Failed Business

By - Apr 24, 12:13 PM   Comments [0]

Business school deans and educational thought leaders are doing a lot of soul-searching concerning the role and culpability of graduate business schools in the economic downturn. Dean Robert Bruner of Darden on April 5 wrote on Twitter “Controversy over the role of B-schools in the crisis. Did...

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US News Grad Rankings Are Out!

By - Apr 23, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

The US News just released its 2009 Grad School Rankings. I’m going to list the top ten for business school, law school, and medical school (research) and provide links to the ranking methodology for each category. For other graduate specialties, please visit the US News...

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2009 GMAT Club’s Business School Rankings

By - Mar 28, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Second Annual GMAT Club MBA Rankings – Top 20 schools ranked based on the interest each of the Schools generates throughout the year  on the GMAT Club’s MBA forum. Methodology: each of the business school master threads is examined and views are counted to arrive at...

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Take the MBA Admissions Survey!

By - Mar 11, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to hear from you! As a member of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC), we are conducting a survey to help us better understand MBA applicants’ goals and needs.  If you are or will be an MBA applicant, we invite you to...

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What’s Going on @Accepted

By - Mar 11, 10:04 AM   Comments [0]

There is a lot going on at Accepted! Save $100 on any editing or consulting purchase totaling $1,000 or more. This special ends Thursday March 12. Don’t miss it. Indiana Kelley MBA admissions chat with Jim Holmen on Thursday March 12 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/5:00...

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7 Signposts to Differences Among MBA Programs

By - Mar 10, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

After reading “Musings on Kellogg’s Differentiators” by Managing Magic, who describes well a few distinguishing characteristics at Kellogg, I decided to explore the factors MBA applicants should examine to uncover the differences between programs. Researching these elements will help 2010 MBA applicants as they start...

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