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Harvard Business School Essay Analysis, 2018–2019

By - Apr 25, 08:34 AM   Comments [0]

They say the early bird gets the worm. Almost one month earlier than last year, Harvard Business School (HBS) has released its application essay prompt. Maybe it was able to do so expeditiously because… it made no changes to the question from last year. HBS director of...

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Five-Steps to Improving Your LinkedIn Profile Before Applying to B-School

By - Apr 21, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

Many applicants continue to underestimate the importance of social networks in their MBA admissions process. Much like a company’s social media presence helps establish and reinforce their brand, correctly using social networks also provides a stage to showcase your own personal brand. The major social networks...

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Not All Master’s Degrees In Data Science Are Created Equal…

By - Apr 5, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Big Data and Data Analytics are revolutionizing all industries, and the demand for skilled employees continues to grow. In fact, in a recent report, IBM projects that demand for Data Science Analytics (DSA) skills across all job categories will soar 15% by 2020. The sectors leading this...

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Get All Your MBA Application Questions Answered in This Six-Part Online Event Series!

By - Apr 5, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

Are you thinking of applying to business school this year? Perhaps you are just starting to prepare for the GMAT or GRE exam, or maybe you have not yet begun to assess your overall fit at the top business school programs. How will you differentiate...

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Wharton Team-Based Discussion 2018: What to Expect and How to Prepare

By - Feb 12, 15:16 PM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania plans to send out Round 2 interview invitations on February 8, 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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How to Build the Ideal Resume for Your MBA Application

By - Feb 5, 13:41 PM   Comments [0]

Present Both Responsibilities and Results In your MBA resume, be sure to showcase your accomplishments, rather than merely stating the responsibilities of your position. When your responsibilities are presented with no accompanying results, the reader has no understanding of whether you were effective in the role you are...

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Representation of Women Within the Class of 2019 Approaches 50%

By - Dec 11, 15:25 PM   Comments [0]

Students in the Class of 2019 have embarked on the journey toward their MBAs at business schools across the country. Among the diverse classes at each school, we wondered how large, exactly, is the proportion of women? We at mbaMission examined the latest class profiles of...

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November 2017 Event Roundup

By - Nov 6, 13:50 PM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to business school this year? If so, you can enroll in one of our free business school workshops, which are offered both online and in person in major cities across the country! This month, we invite you to join us in NYC and...

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Before and After LBS: Success Story

By - Aug 16, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

MBA Strategy continues sharing inspirational clients’ stories. Our next hero is Mikhail Lizanets, London Business School MBA graduate. At a Glance I was born in Luhansk and lived there until I turned 17 years old. Then I moved to Kyiv, being admitted to a program in International...

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Veteran Admissions Director Dawna Clarke to Host Free Q&A Session

By - Jun 26, 15:07 PM   Comments [0]

Recently, news broke that Dawna Clarke, former director of admissions at both the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College and the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, has joined mbaMission’s team of elite admissions consulting professionals. Now, we are proud to announce...

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