The MBA: 5 Reasons Why You Should Take It Personally

By - Aug 22, 09:42 AM   Comments [0]

Top international business schools meet executive talent through One-to-One meetings in London on September 25th. Over the past years the Master of Business Administration (MBA) has become a highly valued degree not only in business-related fields, but in areas as diverse as sports management and aviation....

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Tuesday Tips: UNC Kenan-Flagler Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 22, 09:22 AM   Comments [0]

UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School is a flexible program that offers a full-time MBA in Chapel Hill, Executive programs outside of D.C., and even an online program. With a world-class university offering resources beyond the MBA program, UNC is an excellent option. Kenan-Flagler touts a strong career...

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4 Tips for Indian MBA Applicants

By - Aug 22, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

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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How to Apply to Wharton [And Get Accepted]

By - Aug 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who joined us for Get Accepted to Wharton got a great head start on their application strategy! Guided by Accepted founder Linda Abraham, they learned what the adcom is looking for and how to approach the application effectively. If you missed it – or if...

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The Bigger Picture: Celebrate Everything

By - Aug 22, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Unless you have been living under a rock, you are likely aware that yesterday was the long awaited total solar eclipse. Some lucky individuals got to experience a 100% aligning of the moon and sun, along with a big drop in light and temperature. For...

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5 Recommendation Mistakes B-School Applicants Make

By - Aug 22, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions If you think of B-school applications as a trial, your recommendations are the part where you call witnesses to testify. And every lawyer knows that an unreliable witness can sink a whole trial. Letters of recommendation are no different. Lining up recommendations that...

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Check In Now with Your MBA Recommenders

By - Aug 21, 09:43 AM   Comments [0]

As the majority of Round 1 deadlines are next month, you should plan to reach out to your recommenders soon to ensure they are pacing themselves and won’t be crunched for time once end-of-summer craziness hits. These contacts are doing you a huge favor, and it...

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MBAnalysis: So How Long Does It Really Take? 100 Days!

By - Aug 21, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

One of the questions we get most frequently here at Stratus is “How long does it take to apply to business school?” My usual answer is, “How long do you have?” Of course, this is a joke but as deadlines for business schools start arriving,...

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The 3 C’s of Kelley – Collaboration, Culture, and Community

By - Aug 21, 08:31 AM   Comments [0]

Kelley Business School admits a small class of around 200 MBA students each year, which means a sense of community is not simply a nice-to-have, but a distinct feature of its student body. Its location in a small midwestern college town reinforces this aspect. It’s...

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How Challenging Should My “Meaningful Challenge” Be?

By - Aug 20, 20:32 PM   Comments [0]

Wondering how challenging your "Meaningful Challenge" should be? Fear not ... these tips from a former Booth admissions officer will set you in the right direction!

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