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Tuesday Tips: UNC MBA Application Tips for 2019-2020

By - Sep 24, 05:14 AM   Comments [0]

UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School offers a flexible program with multiple ways to earn an MBA. The UNC MBA application essay questions focus on learning more about you. With a world-class university offering resources beyond the MBA program, the UNC MBA touts a strong career...

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Evaluate MBA Career Services When Selecting Possible B-Schools

By - Sep 23, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

MBA career services have not generally been considered pivotal to your choice of the right business school for your management studies. However, some career centers cater so well to MBA students’ future vocations that they have become an indispensable asset to MBA programs. Why business schools...

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Friends Can Help Review Your Application Materials—If They Limit Well-Meaning Advice

By - Sep 20, 07:28 AM   Comments [0]

As Round 1 deadlines near, you’ll probably think about asking a trusted friend or family member to review your application materials. At some point, you’ll have read your responses so many times that errors will no longer jump out at you. In this case, a friend...

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SMU Cox MBA Essays for 2019-2020

By - Sep 17, 12:48 PM   Comments [0]

Are you targeting the SMU Cox School of Business for your MBA? Then get ready to start brainstorming! Here are the SMU Cox MBA essays for the 2019-2020 admissions season. Two-Year Full-Time MBA and J.D./MBA Candidates 1. Please describe your immediate post-MBA career goals, including the target industry,...

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SMU Cox Application Deadlines for 2019-2020

By - Sep 17, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

Are you interested in the SMU Cox MBA? These are the SMU Cox application deadlines for the 2019-2020 full-time MBA admissions cycle. SMU Cox Application Deadlines Round 1 Application due: October 14, 2019 Round 2 Application due: December 2, 2019 Round 3 Application due: January 6, 2020 Round 4 Application...

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HEC Paris Application Essays for 2019-2020

By - Sep 17, 10:57 AM   Comments [0]

Applications for the HEC Paris MBA September 2020 intake are now open, and the following are the HEC Paris application essays, found within the application. Essay 1. Why are you applying to the HEC MBA Program now? What is the professional objective that will guide your...

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Tuesday Tips: USC Marshall Application Essays, Tips for 2019-2020

By - Sep 17, 06:36 AM   Comments [0]

The USC Marshall School of Business reflects the diversity and dynamism of the Los Angeles area. These USC Marshall application essays allow you the space to express how you will fit in to the community. According to Assistant Dean and Director Evan Bouffides: “What matters most...

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How to Mute Your Inner Ruminator

By - Sep 16, 11:16 AM   Comments [0]

Socrates proclaimed that “the unexamined life is not worth living.” Yet it’s doubtful he meant the kind of intense overthinking that can lead to anxiety, depression, and generalized stressed-out-ness. The ruminator replays his or her thoughts on an endless loop. They obsessively stew over bothersome...

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MBA Alumni Rank Their Schools

By - Sep 13, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

In Bloomberg Businesweek‘s latest MBA alumni survey, graduates of business schools across the globe rated their alma mater in several areas. From the power of their school’s alumni network to academic quality to reputation and more, these MBAs had a lot to say. Here are some...

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Why Do You Want an MBA?

By - Sep 11, 05:12 AM   Comments [0]

Before you can start targeting business schools or determining your application strategy, you need to make a critical analysis of whether an MBA is the right next step for your life and career. Think about the reasons why you want an MBA, and what your...

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