How to Turn Your Typical MBA Profile into a Stand-out Application

By - Jun 20, 19:48 PM   Comments [0]

Remarkable Consultant? Financial Wiz? Cutting edge techie? If you’re seeking an MBA, you’re not alone. BY: MATT SYMONDS You distinguished yourself as a professional wunderkind, rising to the senior ranks at your company in your early 20s. Clocked long hours at work to keep the boss happy and...

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Tuesday Tips: NYU Stern Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 20, 12:42 PM   Comments [0]

As the New York University Stern School of Business website states, “We seek students who best exemplify Stern’s core value: IQ+EQ. Our admissions committee takes care to select those who demonstrate strong intellectual ability, superior interpersonal skills, and a desire to create value for business and...

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Tuesday Tips: Stanford GSB Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 20, 11:29 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford Graduate School of Business pioneered the open-ended personal essay and has continued that tradition this year. “What matters most to you and why?” is a simple question that can lead you down many paths. There isn’t a specific best kind of story for this...

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Chicago Booth Announces Fall 2018 Essays

By - Jun 20, 11:21 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business will once again feature a photo prompt as the required MBA essay question for the 2017-18 admissions season. View this collection of shared Booth moments. Choose the moment that best resonates with you and tell us why.  Presentation/Essay Guidelines: Choose the...

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Emory Goizueta Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 20, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Taken together, these essay questions cover a lot of ground: your professional path and plans, your alignment with the program’s core values, and your unique individuality. Moreover, this vast ground is covered in few words – these essays are short, requiring tough decisions about what...

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Georgetown Announces New Dean for McDonough School of Business

By - Jun 20, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Georgetown University has announced that Paul Almeida, Ph.D. has been named Dean and William R. Berkley Chair of McDonough School of Business. His tenure will begin on August 1, 2017. Almeida came to Georgetown in 1995 when he served as Senior Associate Dean for Executive Programs....

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 20)

By - Jun 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the mean of four consecutive even integers , , and , where ? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the...

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What does your college transcript reveal to business schools?

By - Jun 20, 00:18 AM   Comments [0]

If you believe that your undergraduate transcript is merely an official documentation of prior academic results and proof of college graduation, then you’re underestimating the true significance to your MBA candidacy. In reality, a college transcript is a window into the applicant’s intellect, mindset and...

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What does your college transcript reveal to business schools?

By - Jun 20, 00:18 AM   Comments [0]

If you believe that your undergraduate transcript is merely an official documentation of prior academic results and proof of college graduation, then you’re underestimating the true significance to your MBA candidacy. In reality, a college transcript is a window into the applicant’s intellect, mindset and...

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New York University (Stern) Essay Analysis, 2017–2018

By - Jun 19, 14:07 PM   Comments [0]

After making no changes to its application essay questions last year from the year before, New York University’s (NYU’s) Stern School of Business has this season made a rather drastic overhaul to its prompts. Some candidates may be pleased to see the school’s longstanding “personal...

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