Author Archive - Admissionado

3 College Admissions Myths Busted

By - Feb 3, 06:03 AM   Comments [0]

We all have a lot to be thankful for when it comes to the Internet. You can learn, shop, talk to and share with people from around the world. It’s made getting information faster and easier than ever before. Unfortunately, it’s also made the spread of...

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Insider’s Guide to Top European MBA Programs

By - Jan 26, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

The first MBA programs may have started in the U.S., but don’t count out top European MBA programs. Europe dominates rankings for the best non-U.S. MBA programs. While elite American MBA programs may still lead in terms of recognition and reputation, when it comes to return...

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How to get into MIT from Someone that Did

By - Jan 25, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations to Doug (not his real name), a re-applicant who turned his story around to get into MIT and INSEAD! He took some time out from his blog TopDogMBA and being a general badass to answer a few of our questions about how he achieved...

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Top Five U.S. Undergraduate Engineering Programs

By - Jan 23, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

The engineering field is constantly growing, changing, and innovating, so to break in you’ve got to be on your A-game. If you’re hoping to join this club, look for programs with cutting edge research, resources, and faculty. Here are our picks for the top five...

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3 MBA Application Mistakes that Can Wreck Your Chances

By - Jan 22, 14:26 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve spent weeks and weeks working on your MBA application. You’ve doubled the number of stress lines on your forehead, your local barista is genuinely concerned about your caffeine intake, and you might be developing carpal tunnel. But it all paid off because your essays...

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3 College Admissions Myths Busted

By - Jan 22, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

We all have a lot to be thankful for when it comes to the Internet. You can learn, shop, talk to and share with people from around the world. It’s made getting information faster and easier than ever before. Unfortunately, it’s also made the spread...

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The Insider’s Guide to London Business School

By - Jan 22, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

We heard you loud and clear, folks. The countless emails, Facebook messages and Tweets have not fallen on deaf ears. When it comes to our Insider’s Guide to European MBA programs, you want more. And who are we to say no? Let’s give the people...

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7 MBA Interview Tips – What NOT to Do

By - Jan 22, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

What makes a great MBA Interview? We’ve gotten MBA interview tips from former admissions counselors, our own expert consultants, and even our successful applicants have weighed in. And now, our COO Lauren Herskovic is getting in the game. Here we present what NOT to do...

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5 Ways An MBA Can Help Foster Career Development

By - Jan 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“I mean I know I’ll likely double my salary (or even quadruple it if I’m coming from abroad), but will an MBA really develop my skills and career over the long-term?” The decision to pursue an MBA degree is nothing if not a long-term decision. Sure,...

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Applying to College – 6-Second Advice from 7 Experts

By - Jan 21, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

We asked seven of our college application experts for a six-second piece of advice on applying to college. They cover everything from writing your college application essay to general tips to get organized. (Hover over the video clips and click the volume button for sound!) Stephen Black...

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