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From the Mouths of MBA Adcom Members

By - Nov 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Looking for the best possible admissions advice? How about admissions advice from the admission committee members themselves? Linda Abraham, founder of Accepted and host of the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast has a collection of highly enlightening interviews with directors of admissions and adcom members of top business...

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November – Just the Time for a Discount!

By - Nov 16, 16:38 PM   Comments [0]

It’s crunch time. Whether you’re applying to college, b-school, law school, or a masters or PhD program, deadline season is just around the corner. There are dozens of deadlines between the beginning of November and the end of January. Will your application be as strong as...

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Round 2 Status Check

By - Nov 16, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

It is hard to believe, but there are only 6 weeks left in 2017! With most round 2 MBA application deadlines falling just after the new year, this means it is time to get to work! Personal MBA Coach is here to help guide you...

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MBA Round 2 Applicants: Use This Year-End To-Do List

By - Nov 16, 07:08 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News The next two months will be “go time” for Round 2 MBA applicants, with numerous deadlines hitting just after the New Year. B-school hopefuls will need to manage their time wisely in order to complete...

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How to Ace Your MBA Video Questions

By - Nov 16, 06:47 AM   Comments [0]

The video statement isn’t only a challenge – it’s a valuable opportunity to bring your application to life. More business schools are adopting a video component in their applications than ever before. This year, MIT made the move from optional to mandatory, and last year Rotman,...

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New Ross School Club Helps International Students Adapt to US Recruiting Style

By - Nov 15, 07:29 AM   Comments [0]

Nearly a third of students in some of the top MBA programs are international, which offers great professional and cultural diversity and enriches the classroom experience. But sometimes, international students face unique challenges during recruiting, when it comes time to start networking with potential employers. Culture...

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Tailoring Your MBA Application to Yale SOM

By - Nov 14, 11:43 AM   Comments [0]

  If you want to get into Yale SOM, you’ll need to make sure your application is specifically tailored to this business school. There can be no cutting and pasting here. In this video we talk with Kristen Beyers, former deputy director of admissions at the...

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Can The Consortium and Forte Foundation Boost Your Goals? [An Interview]

By - Nov 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with business students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top programs. And now, introducing Jasmine... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you study as...

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Are You Targeting the Right MBA Program for You?

By - Nov 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Are You Targeting the Right MBA Program for You?” is excerpted from MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen. If you are considering adding the prestigious initials “MBA” to your credentials, you are probably...

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The Bigger Picture: Test and Learn

By - Nov 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

When I was launching my career post-business school, I had a mentor who was constantly pushing me to “test and learn”. He was not a fan of 200-page business plans, extended market research, surveys, focus groups and other actions that would postpone implementation. He argued...

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