Planning on Stanford GSB? Plan for This!

By - Jul 16, 16:42 PM   Comments [0]

We know that for many MBA wannabes – especially those with entrepreneurial aspirations – Stanford beckons. How can you approach the application thoughtfully and put yourself in the best position to succeed? What does Stanford GSB value in the application process? We also get it: applying to top...

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UVA Darden MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you like the idea of constantly being thrown into the decision maker’s role, using the case method to navigate real-life business situations, then you may want to consider applying to University of Virginia’s Darden MBA program. Darden is the second-largest case publisher in North...

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Understanding Stanford GSB’s Interest in Personal Qualities and Contributions

By - Jul 15, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

What are the qualities that Stanford GSB is looking for as they build their class? How do successful applicants stand out from the crowd? At a school as competitive as Stanford, it’s a fact that many smart, accomplished applicants won’t get in—so how can you...

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Schwarzman Scholars: For Global Leaders Interested in China [Episode 267]

By - Jul 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Gaining Leadership Skills & In-Depth Knowledge of China through the Schwarzman Scholars' Program [Show Summary] Dr. Rob Garris, Global Director of Admissions for the Schwarzman Scholars Program, discusses the Schwarzman Scholars’ program and admissions policies. Through the program, participants from around the world earn a Masters in...

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UC Berkeley Haas MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Haas, like several top MBA programs, is looking for a new dean to replace its dynamic, innovative dean, Richard Lyons, on July 1. He has served as dean for the last eleven years. I expect an announcement any day. Despite the impending change at the top,...

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Do You Have What Stanford’s Looking For?

By - Jul 10, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re planning to apply to Stanford GSB, you know your application must be exceptional: when you’re competing for a spot at a top program that only accepts under 6% of its applicants, you need to stand out! How can you make a great case for...

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Show Intellectual Vitality to Get into Stanford GSB

By - Jul 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Are you vying for a spot at one of America’s most elite business schools? Well then you need to understand what Stanford GSB’s admissions criteria of “Intellectual Vitality” is and how you can demonstrate it to the admissions committee. View this short video for more...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What’s new at MIT Sloan? While innovation is “in the air” at MIT Sloan, they are enjoying a period of relative stability amidst the excitement of constant creativity. They added a Round 3 two years ago to their application process, and in contrast to their...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Although UCLA Anderson’s application has changed slightly this year, Anderson's big news has nothing to do with its application this year and everything to do with change at the top: The school is one of several top MBA programs – including its neighbor to the...

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Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth, which has never shied away from change, has changed its MBA application essays almost entirely this year. A few highlights: • Booth went from one required essay with a visual presentation option to two required essays. • There is no visual component to Booth’s application this...

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