From Biomedical Research to Kellogg MBA: A Non-Traditional Business School Journey

By - Nov 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students and recent grads have navigated their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Mandar, a Kellogg grad and former biomedical researcher. Mandar, thank you for sharing your story with us! We’d like to...

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Would You Benefit From a Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion?

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“Chance favors the prepared mind,” said Louis Pasteur, and I agree. A successful Wharton Team-Based Interview is all about the team’s success and your contribution to the team. It’s not about strutting your stuff or dominating the conversation. It’s also not about being a wallflower or...

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Yale School of Management Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yale School of Management’s Executive MBA fully reflects the character of the SOM and more broadly of Yale University: strong, vibrant community; holistic perspective; intellectual vigor; and real-world engagement and impact. Yale EMBA’s unique “areas of focus” approach is central to its identity, and while it...

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Why Your GMAT Matters + 8 Top GMAT Test Prep Strategies

By - Nov 1, 05:01 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve made the exciting decision to apply for your MBA, and you feel confident: You have impressive professional accomplishments, recommenders cheering you on, and a compelling argument for admission. And yet…the mere thought of sitting down for the GMAT, perhaps your first a standardized test...

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Wharton Team-Based Discussion 2019: What to Expect and How to Prepare

By - Oct 31, 14:11 PM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania plans to send out Round 1 interview invitations on October 29,  and once again, the school is using its team-based discussion format rather than a traditional admissions interview to evaluate its candidates. Understandably, Wharton applicants get anxious...

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The Economist Announces 2019 Best MBA Rankings

By - Oct 31, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist has just announced its 2019 best MBA rankings, and for a second time, the Chicago Booth School of Business retains the top spot. Harvard Business School nudged Kellogg School of Management out of second place, but Kellogg still occupies an enviable position in...

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Overview of the Top 7 MBA Deferred Admissions Programs

By - Oct 31, 07:56 AM   Comments [0]

For the first time, Wharton has broadened its MBA deferred admissions program to include applicants beyond the University of Pennsylvania undergraduate community. Non-UPenn students now have the opportunity to vie for a prized place in a future Wharton MBA class, allowing them to gain several years work...

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INSEAD Master’s in Management (MIM) Essay Questions, Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Oct 31, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

One of the top European business schools has this year joined the MIM market. Enter stage right INSEAD with its new Master in Management. Currently accepting applications for its 2020 intake, INSEAD’s entry into the pre-experience market is a signal that there’s not only a demand...

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Writing a Powerful Leadership/Achievement Essay

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Essays that ask you to write about significant achievements fall under the category of behavioral or experiential questions. The basic assumption behind these questions is that past behavior is a great predictor of future behavior and are used to measure of your managerial potential. Introducing the MBA uber-value: leadership Achievement questions present fantastic...

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All Your Questions About MIT Sloan – Answered!

By - Oct 31, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Are you suffering from b-school information overload? Have you found resources that are helpful, or is all of that random material out there just stressing you out? What if you could immediately get your individual questions answered authoritatively – by Dawna Levinson, Assistant Dean of...

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