Tuesday Tips: London Business School Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

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London Business School is a close-knit program with an international focus, set in one of the most exciting centers of culture in Europe. London Business School has student social clubs covering everything from board games to wine and spirits. The experience of living and studying...

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Tuesday Tips: Kelley School of Business at Indiana University 2018 Essay Tips

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Kelley School of Business at Indiana University is a top-tier business school with an innovative program. From the moment you decide to attend Kelley you will be focusing on your career and leadership development. Before you start classes, you will be part of an orientation...

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All You Need to Know About Recommenders & Recommendations

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Some applicants have this idea that if they can just get their company CEO, whom they have never met, to write their business school recommendation, then the admissions committee will cower in awe and immediately accept them. But this is really not the case. There are...

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4 Tips for Applying to B-School With Finance Experience

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It's your job to demonstrate to the adcom that you stand out from the applicant pool and are exactly the person they want in their next MBA class. In this series, you’ll learn how to dig deep to unearth your unique character traits, experiences, skills,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 1)

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Math What is in terms of ?   (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Despite Japan’s relative isolation from world trade at the time, the prolonged peace during the Tokugawa...

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It’s not too late to make MBA application deadlines, IF . . .

By - Aug 1, 00:38 AM   Comments [0]

With business school application deadlines rapidly approaching, thousands of aspiring (and perspiring!) MBA candidates worldwide are asking themselves the same difficult question: “Is it too late for me to produce great applications for the current round?”   The answer is “no, if…”  Here are 5 key...

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Jones: More than Energy! Tips for the Rice MBA Essay Prompts

By - Jul 31, 09:56 AM   Comments [0]

Jones Graduate School of Business (of Rice University) is no longer just for those interested in oil & gas. Though still energy focused, key areas that Rice also focuses on include health care and entrepreneurship. In fact, that entrepreneurial vibe is seen right from the...

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Be Concise in Your MBA Essays

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Have you heard of the STAR interview technique? It’s when an interviewer asks you a behavioral question (which usually begins, “Tell me about a time when you…”) and you respond by laying out the Situation, the Task you were given, the Action you took, and...

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What’s New in Stanford MBA and MSX Admissions? Reporting From the 2017 AIGAC Conference

By - Jul 31, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford MBA program has a new admissions director – Kirsten Moss – and, everything being personal in this program, she is already leaving a fresh stamp on admissions approaches. During our AIGAC (Association of International Graduate Application Consultants) annual conference a couple of weeks...

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The Miraculous 15-Minute ROUGH, ROUGH Draft

By - Jul 31, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Having trouble getting those first few words and sentences of your application essay up on your computer screen? Don’t fret – even the most accomplished novelists or famous journalists have a tough time getting started. Tempted to get up and do something – anything! –...

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