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Can You Get Into a Top Grad School if You Didn’t Attend a Top University?

By - Jul 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Abhishek from India recently asked on our blog what Indian applicants who graduated from undergraduate programs not among the elite Indian IIT’s can do to gain acceptance to the top global MBA programs. While Abhishek was particularly focused on Indian MBA aspirants, this question applies...

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Kellogg Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 20, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Kellogg’s EMBA application essay questions may seem deceptively simple. They’re short – but complex, and together they draw out a holistic view of you as a person and as a professional, including both what you’ve done and how you think and perceive. To the extent...

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UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions According to Dean Alex Lawrence [Episode 215]

By - Jul 19, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

Come learn about UCLA Anderson’s full-time MBA program with Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Alex Lawrence. It gives me great pleasure to welcome Alex Lawrence, Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid at UCLA Anderson School of Management, which just happens to...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This year's MIT Sloan MBA application, like most MIT applications in the last fifteen years, includes its signature cover letter and resume. Brand new this year is a video requirement. This year you are given an additional 50 words for your cover letter, so the...

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What is CBS Really Looking for in Your Application?

By - Jul 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Is it us, or does summer seem to go by in a flash? Especially when you’ve been telling yourself, “No worries – I have plenty of time to work on my Columbia MBA application over the summer.” Well, here’s an opportunity you really don’t want...

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AIGAC 2017 MBA Applicant Survey Results Released

By - Jul 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

AIGAC (the Association of Independent Graduate Admissions Consultants) released the results of their 2017 MBA Applicant Survey, which shows an interesting paradox about millennials: they love the instantaneous availability of information in today’s digital world, yet also feel that personal attention and human contact are...

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Common Grammatical Errors: How to Use “Leverage” & “Comprise” Properly

By - Jul 17, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Non-native English speakers (and some native English speakers) frequently make some easily avoidable mistakes. Even if you have excellent English there are sometimes words that get lost among misused prepositions. Here are some tips to help applicants improve their use of two words that are...

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Chicago Booth Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth EMBA gives you just one essay, but with ample space to make your case holistically. This approach to the essay question indicates that they are looking for people who can organize their thoughts, build a credible and compelling case for their candidacy, and...

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Standing Out By Showing You Have a Unique Perspective [Fitting in & Standing Out]

By - Jul 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The application process is a tricky balancing act: You want to show your target schools that you’re a perfect match, but you don’t want to blend into the multitude of applicants or become just a number. How can you show your authentic self in the...

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Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Leadership, teamwork, ethics, and a global approach to business are essential elements of the Duke Fuqua MBA, which is why you’ll need to make sure you express your passion for these ideals in your application essays. Impress the Fuqua adcom by positioning yourself as an...

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