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The Ultimate Timeline for Round 1 2013 MBA Applicants

By - Jan 11, 09:13 AM   Comments [0]

Planning on applying to a top business school Round 1 in the fall of 2013? Follow this timeline to stay focused, get organized, and hit those R1 October deadlines on time (or better yet, in advance). Have a smooth, successful, and essentially stress-free application experience. January Read...

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Haas MBA Student Interview

By - Jan 10, 00:03 AM   Comments [0] is continuing a blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your MBA application. Here’s a talk...

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Cornell Johnson 2012 Executive MBA Application Questions and Tips

By - Jan 10, 00:01 AM   Comments [0]

The 2012 Cornell Johnson EMBA questions are unchanged from 2011 and we have made only minor changes to the tips. Cornell Johnson Executive MBA Application Essay Questions The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three essay questions in its application, and they have remained the same for several...

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Discover Darden: UVA MBA Admissions Q&A Next Week!

By - Jan 5, 23:48 PM   Comments [0]

Join us for an interactive Q&A on Monday, January 9, 2012 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/6:00 PM GMT, during which Sara Neher, Assistant Dean of MBA Admissions, will be available to address all your UVA Darden concerns. Are you wondering what the MBA experience...

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IMD 2012 MBA Essay Advice & Deadlines

By - Jan 5, 23:47 PM   Comments [0]

My tips for the IMD 2012 MBA application are in blue below: The Two Questions Before the Essay Questions: 1) Position sought after graduation Please give us your short term career goal post MBA (up to 5 years). Describe how the IMD MBA will help you achieve this...

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6 Tips for Waitlisted Applicants

By - Jan 4, 21:25 PM   Comments [0]

Do you feel like your status as an MBA waitlistee means your application effort is as good as over? Think again – the fact that you've made it to the waitlist of a top MBA program means that you've come ThisClose to getting in. Don't...

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Essay Tip: Beginning with a Famous Quote

By - Jan 4, 12:22 PM   Comments [1]

Beginning an essay with a famous or eloquent quotation is a common practice and one that business school candidates can use to capture a reader’s attention. For example, an applicant might use a quotation as the very first line of his or her essay: “The best...

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for 2013 Round 1 MBA Applicants

By - Jan 3, 23:10 PM   Comments [0]

We finished the season to be jolly. Now ‘tis the season for New Year’s resolutions. If you aim to apply in Round 1 of Fall 2012 and matriculate at a top MBA program in Fall 2013, now is the time to get moving. Here are a...

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Kellogg MBA Admissions Director Interview Available Online

By - Jan 3, 23:09 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you Jennifer Hayes, Senior Associate Director of Admissions at Kellogg, and Erik Mazmanian, a second-year student at Kellogg, for an excellent Q&A about life and admissions at Northwestern Kellogg. Jennifer and Erik covered a wide range of topics, including the following advice on how...

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Poets and Quants Releases Their Own Rankings

By - Jan 2, 20:44 PM   Comments [0]

Poets and Quants decided to stop merely criticizing other business school rankings and created a ranking of its own (“The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2011”). For the second year in a row P&Q’s rankings are a composite of the five major MBA rankings:...

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