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6 Tips for MBA Applicants with a Criminal Record

By - Sep 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s your job to demonstrate to the adcom that you stand out from the applicant pool and are exactly the person they want in their next MBA class. In this series, you’ll learn how to dig deep to unearth your unique character traits, experiences, skills,...

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Oxford Saïd MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Oxford Said expects its graduates to address the world’s great challenges, such as energy and food and water security. Whether such challenges are one’s actual focus, the work of a business professional will inevitably overlap with such issues. This reality leads the adcom to seek...

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What to Do If You Are an “Overrepresented” Candidate

By - Sep 11, 13:33 PM   Comments [0]

These days, the applicant pools for the top MBA programs are overfull with talented and experienced investment bankers, consultants, and software engineers. As a result, these candidates are considered “overrepresented” and may have a much harder time standing out from the crowd. However, if you...

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London Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 11, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School boasts one of the most diverse student bodies, with 90% of its 425 students hailing from a total of 69 countries outside of England. If you are looking for a globally focused MBA program in a city bursting with culture, finance, and...

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From the Military to Haas MBA [Episode 223]

By - Sep 11, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Military and older student attending the UC Berkeley Haas Full-time MBA program. Let’s hear his story. [powerpress] Our guest today, David Middleton, graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering from the US Coast Guard Academy in 2003, when many of his classmates were in middle school....

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Columbia Business School’s 2017 Entering Class Profile

By - Sep 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at who makes up Columbia Business School’s (CBS) entering class of 2017, taken from the CBS website. • Applications received: 6188 • Students accepted: 1019 • Students enrolled: 753, divided into 11 clusters • Women: 41% • U.S. minorities: 34% • International students: 43% • Average GMAT score: 724 •...

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HBS Reveals Class of 2019 Profile

By - Sep 7, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School (HBS) has updated its class profile for the class of 2019. Let’s see how you’d fit in. • HBS’s application volume blew past 10K applications in a single cycle — rising to 10,351 from 9,759 in the 2015-16 cycle, a 6% increase. • HBS’s...

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4 Tips for Explaining Your Status as a Serial Job Switcher

By - Sep 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s your job to demonstrate to the adcom that you stand out from the applicant pool and are exactly the person they want in their next MBA class. In this series, you’ll learn how to dig deep to unearth your unique character traits, experiences, skills,...

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Last Call! Get Accepted to Columbia Business School

By - Sep 5, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

There are still a few seats available for Get Accepted to Columbia! In this special one-hour webinar, Accepted founder Linda Abraham will share a proven strategy for application success, and guide you through each part of the CBS application. When you’re applying to a program as...

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Harvard Business School Announces Certificate in Business Analytics

By - Sep 5, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Many business schools are adding specialized master’s degrees in business analytics. However, Harvard Business School is taking a different approach. Rather than developing a specialized degree program, Harvard will offer a certificate of business analytics starting in March 2018. The cost of obtaining the certificate...

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