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Take the MBA Search Survey!

By - Mar 24, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

Applicants turn to as a source of reliable information and valuable advice on the MBA admissions process.  As a member of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants, we are conducting a survey to help us better understand our readers’ goals and needs.  We’d...

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Part II: The Do’s and Dont’s of Audio and Video–Application Style

By - Mar 22, 17:41 PM   Comments [0]

Content is King (or Queen)! . . . for Audio “My life has a superb cast but I can't figure out the plot.” -- Ashleigh Brilliant, English cartoonist. For your clip, you've already got the superb cast (you!). Now you need to concentrate on telling a compelling...

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Part I: The Dos and Don’ts of Audio and Video–Application Style

By - Mar 19, 19:58 PM   Comments [0]

Paper application?  That's like, so yesterday.  Now you Gen X, Y and Millennial candidates get a chance to wow the admissions committee with your dope multimedia "skillz." According to a recent article in Businessweek, UCLA Anderson School of Management (Anderson Full-Time MBA Profile) already gives candidates...

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Ready for a Round Up?

By - Mar 19, 19:52 PM   Comments [0]

Well you're in luck…we've got one right here! Understandably so, "[t]he public is increasingly displeased with colleges often being run like businesses," reports a recent Daily Pennsylvanian article entitled "Cost of higher ed upsets public." In fact, according to the National Center for Public Policy and...

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Haas’ Dean Rich Lyons Unveils New Strategic Plan

By - Feb 17, 12:24 PM   Comments [0]

The Haas School Newsroom released its new strategic plan last week. The plan focuses on redefining the role of the business leader. This area of the site is definitely worth a visit if you’re interested in a Haas MBA, and I recommend the short videos...

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FT Global Rankings: Expansionist Dreamers

By - Feb 17, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

B-schools are no longer content staying on home soil, reports the Financial Times in a supplementary article to their recent Global MBA Rankings. The latest expansionist trend is to extend the traditional four-walled classroom overseas. Harvard Business School used to pride itself on its steadfast commitment...

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12 Secrets to the Good Life at HBS: Tips and Advice

By - Feb 15, 03:30 AM   Comments [0]

The HBS cheerleaders at the Harbus newsletter tip off future HBS students about student life at one of the world's best business schools. If you want to get to campus and already be in the know, read on for our interpretation of “12 Things You...

Read More Unveils a Leadership Special Report for Applicants

By - Feb 11, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to college, grad school, b-school, law school, or med school, you can be sure that leadership is a desired attribute that you would be wise to reveal in your essays and interviews. Read this special report to brush up on different concepts...

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MBA Admissions: What’s Happening at Accepted

By - Feb 10, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

There's something for applicants at every stage of the admissions process at Here's a rundown of upcoming events. Round 3 Special: $100 off all service orders of $1000 or more purchased before February 22, 2010. Please use coupon code R3100 during checkout. Beautiful B-School Photo Contest...

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The London Business School 2010 Thread, All You Need to Know About a MSc in Management, Funny Fake MBA Application Essay Questions by School, MBA Tuition can be Tax-Deductible, B-School Life: FAQ

By - Jan 13, 21:15 PM   Comments [0]

Here are some of the best forum posts from this past week: MBA London B-School 2010 Thread - my interview experience MSc in Management - all you need to know Funny (fake) MBA Application Essay Questions by B-School MBA tuition can be tax-deductible - do you qualify? B-School Life - frequently...

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