EMBA-Global Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jul 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The Global EMBA has 2 program options: EMBA-Global Americas & Europe which combines the strengths of Columbia University and London Business School; and EMBA-Global Asia, with Columbia University, London Business School, and University of Hong Kong. Of course, all EMBA applications are about “fit.” The Global EMBA is too...

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The Miraculous 15-Minute ROUGH, ROUGH Draft

By - Jul 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Having trouble getting those first few words and sentences of your application essay up on your computer screen? Don’t fret – even the most accomplished novelists or famous journalists have a tough time getting started. Tempted to get up and do something – anything! – rather than...

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Data Analytics Master’s Programs: What Do They Want in Applicants?

By - Jul 15, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

In the last five years, and driven by the tremendous growth of data gathered by companies and institutions across all industries, we have experienced a sharp rise in demand for data analytics jobs, and with that, the birth and expansion of master’s programs in data analytics,...

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UC Berkeley Haas EMBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jul 15, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

These Haas EMBA essay questions reflect the larger Haas (and, even further, Berkeley) community and culture: they draw out the multi-faceted individual. Your professional goals and your prospective fit with the Haas EMBA program are expressions of, and extend from, that core individuality. Even though part-time, the...

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UCLA Anderson Executive MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jul 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

For its essay questions, the UCLA EMBA adcom is bucking the “less is more” trend in terms of length. The two main essays are both a hefty 750 words, long enough to allow – indeed to require – in-depth exposition, reflection, analysis, and description. These two questions...

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All About the IELTS [Episode 319]

By - Jul 14, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Ben Worthington, Creator of IELTSPodcast [Show Summary] Ben Worthington is an IELTS master, and he talks in great detail about the various sections of the test and how to prepare for them, as well as what to do if you can’t seem to break...

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NYU Stern MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Per Accepted’s MBA Selectivity Index, NYU Sterns is the fifteenth most difficult program in US News rankings to gain acceptance to. For students in the class that entered in 2018, the full-time MBA program boasts an average GMAT score of 716, an average GPA of 3.45, and...

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Yale SOM MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Jul 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The application has little change from last year. As applicants have done for the last few years when applying to Yale SOM, you need to make the most of its single required essay, but you also need to take the time to make every box in the...

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The Best Thing You Can Do This Week for Your Stanford MBA App

By - Jul 9, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

You can’t apply to Stanford GSB at the last minute without hard work and reflection – at least, you shouldn’t if you hope to be accepted! But you can still make a last-minute decision to attend our free, live webinar, Get Accepted to Stanford GSB. With...

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Columbia Business School Welcomes New Dean

By - Jul 9, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia University announced last week that Professor Costis Maglaras, 49 years old, has been appointed the sixteenth dean of Columbia Business School and will begin his term on July 1, 2019. Professor Maglaras has been part of CBS for more than 20 years, and was the...

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