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INSEAD September 2017 Intake MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 25, 03:06 AM   Comments [0]

Communication is key for INSEAD – in no small part because it is a key factor that their recruiters look for. Hence the INSEAD application elicits your communication effectiveness holistically. First, INSEAD asks you to write reflective essays – and to do so succinctly. Balancing...

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MBA Debt Numbers Grow “Embarrassingly” Large

By - Jul 25, 02:41 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Poets & Quants article, graduating MBAs have more debt than ever, “so much so that a record number of the leading business schools now decline to even share the embarrassing burdens they have put on their students.” Combined, students who graduated last...

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MIT Sloan 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 24, 03:33 AM   Comments [0]

This year's MIT Sloan MBA application is significantly different from last year's  and has restored MIT Sloan's signature cover letter and resume. In fact that's all that's required. The cover letter was required for years and either last year or the year before MIT Sloan...

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Ten Do’s and Don’ts for Your Application Essay

By - Jul 24, 03:19 AM   Comments [0]

The Application Essay Do's: 1. Unite your essay and give it direction with a theme or thesis. The thesis is the main point you want to communicate. 2. Before you begin writing, choose what you want to discuss and the order in which you want to discuss...

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An Non-Traditional CBS Grad Preparing for a Career in Media

By - Jul 24, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Sonie Guseh a Columbia Business School.... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where...

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MBA CAREER SPOTLIGHT ON: Brand Management

By - Jul 22, 16:12 PM   Comments [0]

As an MBA admissions consultant, a big part of my job is helping my clients develop and think through their post-MBA goals. Communicating a clear vision and direction for your career is a key piece of the MBA application after all. Naturally, I work with...

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Georgetown MBA Program Fall 2017 Essays

By - Jul 22, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

The McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University has updated the MBA essay requirements for the 2016-2017 admissions season and now asks applicants to respond in a video essay in addition to written prompts. The Georgetown MBA Program says: We want to hear your story. When responding...

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GMAC Releases Tool That Organizes, Compares & Explains Major Rankings

By - Jul 21, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

Rankings have always been a mixed blessing – they provide so much valuable information, but if you don't know how to analyze or use that data properly, then best case scenario, they become worthless, and worst case scenario, they become harmful. GMAC has just released...

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The Answer to the BIG Money Question…

By - Jul 21, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

You have questions about how you’re going to pay for that MBA in the U.S. as a foreign student. And we’ve brought in the experts to give you the answers. Join us on Wednesday, July 27th at 10am PT for How to Fund Your International MBA...

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Booth Dean Kumar to Become Johns Hopkins Provost

By - Jul 21, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

On September 1st of this year, Sunil Kumar will be leaving his post as dean of the Chicago Booth School of Business to become the next provost of Johns Hopkins University. Prior to his position at Booth (dean since 2011), Kumar had spent 14 years...

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