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Poets & Quants: Top MBA Schools Are On Sale

By - Jan 12, 14:13 PM   Comments [0]

Across America, business schools are offering cuts in tuition. The Wall Street Journal reports that top business schools are subsidizing MBA costs by offering millions in scholarships and financial aid to attract young professionals. Read More The post Poets & Quants: Top MBA Schools Are On...

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Financial Times: Business Schools Clamp Down On Ghostwritten Applications

By - Jan 12, 14:11 PM   Comments [0]

New strategies seek to root out suspect references and admissions essays Read More The post Financial Times: Business Schools Clamp Down On Ghostwritten Applications appeared first on Stratus.

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MBAnalysis Blog: Last Minute MBA Application? 8 Crazy Things To Think About

By - Dec 22, 13:09 PM   Comments [0]

With about two weeks to go before deadlines come fast and furious some of you may start thinking about more schools to which to apply. This may be a product of not getting into your dream school, and now you want to pursue plan B....

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MBAnalysis Blog: 6 Ways You Can Blow Your MBA Essay

By - Dec 12, 16:43 PM   Comments [0]

With less than a month to go before Round 2 deadlines, most of you are working up a sweat to get these applications done. No doubt, the essay is likely tripping you up. And the reason is that MBA essays are a type of writing...

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MBAnalysis Blog: Are You REALLY Applying Round 2?

By - Dec 6, 07:55 AM   Comments [0]

With almost exactly a month until those Round 2 deadlines start coming fast and furious, NOW is the time to decide if you really are in good enough shape to submit a great application to your top choice MBA program. Just to give you some...

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MBAnalysis Blog: 5 Things I Am Thankful For…With My Business School Applications

By - Nov 21, 06:50 AM   Comments [0]

As we all settle down to celebrate the greatest of all-American holidays and give thanks, now is not a bad time to take a different look at the business school applications you are working on. Sure, the application process can be a bear, but there...

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MBAnalysis Blog: MBA R1 Limbo – How to Reach Out to AdCom

By - Nov 13, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

(Today’s MBAnalysis blog post is guest-written by Donna Bauman) The chat rooms have been blowing up these past few weeks as many top MBA programs began to offer interview invitations. All your friends got a decision, but you have not heard a thing yet. This...

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MBAnalysis Blog: Crazy Times for a WI MBA – 5 Reasons to Go!

By - Nov 1, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

In the course of less than two weeks, the University of Wisconsin School of Business has gone from making plans to shutter its full-time MBA program to embracing it. Specifically, on October 25, Dean Anne P. Massey committed to “strengthening the full-time MBA experience.” This...

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Applying for an MBA with a Nonprofit Background (Part 2)

By - Oct 30, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

MBA programs bring together future leaders from diverse backgrounds. If you’re applying from a nonprofit background, it can be challenging to figure out how to position your experience for the MBA application. In our last post, we discussed connecting your post-MBA career goals with your...

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BusinessBecause: Why Emotional Intelligence Is Key to MBA Admissions Success

By - Oct 26, 22:49 PM   Comments [0]

by Jonathan Pfeffer A concept born in the 90s, b-school admissions teams are now reinforcing the importance of a high EQ among MBA candidates Excerpt: “Within the classroom, MBA programs are offering more courses on soft leadership that help students better understand the importance of EQ...

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