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mbaMission Hosts Exclusive Q&A Session with Admissions Officers from Top-Ranked B-Schools

By - May 21, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

As the 2018–2019 admissions season quickly approaches, many MBA hopefuls have burning questions that they wish they could ask the admissions officers of top-ranked business schools. mbaMission is here to help! Our founder and president, Jeremy Shinewald, recently hosted an online Q&A session with admissions officers...

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Harvard Business School Essay Analysis, 2018–2019

By - Apr 25, 08:34 AM   Comments [0]

They say the early bird gets the worm. Almost one month earlier than last year, Harvard Business School (HBS) has released its application essay prompt. Maybe it was able to do so expeditiously because… it made no changes to the question from last year. HBS director of...

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All Your MBA Questions Answered

By - Apr 11, 13:02 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to business school, you probably have a ton of questions. Luckily, we’ve got answers. Over the course of six online sessions, you’ll get a deeper understanding of the MBA admissions process and gain the confidence to take the next steps. Plus, you’ll...

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Get All Your MBA Application Questions Answered in This Six-Part Online Event Series!

By - Apr 5, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

Are you thinking of applying to business school this year? Perhaps you are just starting to prepare for the GMAT or GRE exam, or maybe you have not yet begun to assess your overall fit at the top business school programs. How will you differentiate...

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Which B-School Incoming Classes Featured the Most International Students in 2017?

By - Mar 19, 13:59 PM   Comments [0]

An MBA degree is a desired commodity all around the world. Although top-notch business schools exist on nearly all continents, many applicants set their sights on U.S.-based programs. As a result, the incoming classes at top-ranked business schools in the United States typically consist of...

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How to Use Parallel Construction in Your MBA Application Essays—and More on Being Appropriately Personal

By - Feb 26, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

Longer and more complex sentences often require parallel construction. Simply put, parallel construction ensures that any given longer sentence has a standard rhythm or construction. With parallel construction, each pronoun corresponds with another pronoun, each verb corresponds with another verb, each adjective matches with a...

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Wharton Team-Based Discussion 2018: What to Expect and How to Prepare

By - Feb 12, 15:16 PM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania plans to send out Round 2 interview invitations on February 8, and once again, the school is using its team-based discussion format rather than a traditional admissions interview to evaluate its candidates. Understandably, Wharton applicants get anxious...

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How to Build the Ideal Resume for Your MBA Application

By - Feb 5, 13:41 PM   Comments [0]

Present Both Responsibilities and Results In your MBA resume, be sure to showcase your accomplishments, rather than merely stating the responsibilities of your position. When your responsibilities are presented with no accompanying results, the reader has no understanding of whether you were effective in the role you are...

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Convey a Confident Tone and Avoid Fawning in Your MBA Application Essay

By - Jan 29, 15:23 PM   Comments [0]

In your MBA application essays, you must ensure that the tone you use allows the admissions committee to readily recognize your certainty and self-confidence. Being clear and direct about who you are and how you envision your future is vital. Consider the following example statements: Weak: “I...

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mbaMission and Manhattan Prep’s GMAT vs. GRE Infographic

By - Jan 22, 14:52 PM   Comments [0]

Applying to business school is a process rife with decisions—which schools to target, which recommenders to choose, which essays to write—and a common one giving candidates some serious pause these days is which exam to take, the GMAT or the GRE? As the number of...

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