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MBA Admissions: Selecting Your Recommenders

By - Apr 4, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

"MBA Admissions: Selecting Your Recommenders" is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. The best letters of recommendation come from people who have seen you perform. The weakest letters are of the “character reference” variety (from the clergy member who knows you only...

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5 Steps for Negotiating Your Offer of MBA Admission (Updated) — Amerasia Consulting Group

By - Apr 4, 06:54 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post builds on a post I've been working on for years, where I continue to add thought about the art of negotiating your MBA offer of admission.  I've long said that "negotiation" is not what you do when...

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Harvard, Stanford, Wharton: What’s the Difference?

By - Apr 4, 03:11 AM   Comments [0]

True, Harvard, Stanford, and Wharton have a lot in common. But what if you are in the enviable position of having to choose between the three? What really differentiates the programs and how can you decide which is best for you? Are you applying to business...

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Monday MBA Resource: “Happy Ambition” by Ben Casnocha

By - Apr 3, 02:03 AM   Comments [0]

Time for another edition of Monday MBA Resource, where we share the things we are reading, watching, and listening to that might be helpful to people in the MBA community. Some are more focused on applicants, others are better for students, some for both - but...

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How Can You Show Passion in Admissions?

By - Mar 30, 17:43 PM   Comments [0]

When one thinks of passion, one doesn’t generally think of investment bankers. But the admissions committees are looking for passion in their applicants; so how are you – a computer guy, an engineer, a biology major, or yes, an investment banker – going to craft...

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Affordable Online Test Prep [Episode 198]

By - Mar 30, 17:27 PM   Comments [0]

We are now getting calls from applicants who plan to plan to apply in the summer, fall, and winter to matriculate in 2018. A few have all their ducks lined up – test score in place, school visits planned, a GPA they’re proud of, and...

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An Indian Candidate Shares his ISB Experience

By - Mar 29, 19:15 PM   Comments [0]

Poonam, founder and president of myEssayReview, is publishing   interviews of her successful students.  This is the latest in the series. Here is a chat with Tribhuvan who graduated from the PGP program of the prestigious Indian School of Business in 2016.  Let’s learn about Tribhuvan’s...

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Your Dream MBA: 5 Steps to Getting In Webinar Series

By - Mar 27, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

The leaders in the MBA admissions space—mbaMission and Manhattan Prep —are coming together to make sure you will be ready for the 2017–2018 MBA admissions season. Join us for a free, five-part webinar series called “Your Dream MBA: 5 Steps to Getting In.” Senior Consultants...

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Tu Perfil para el MBA: La Importancia de las Actividades Extracurriculares

By - Mar 27, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

En los artículos anteriores explorábamos la importancia que tienen tu rendimiento académico, el GMAT, y tu experiencia profesional para tu aplicación al MBA. En este artículo abordaremos el cuarto elemento importante para tu perfil: las actividades extracurriculares. Con actividades extracurriculares me refiero a cualquier actividad o...

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One Size Does NOT Fit All – Resume Writing Tips

By - Mar 27, 07:15 AM   Comments [0]

“I don’t understand….. I already have a perfect resume…. I have used it in all of my job searches….. I don’t need to make any changes….. I really don’t need help with this.” This was from Carina, a prospective Master in Environmental Engineering student. I...

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