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Dartmouth Tuck MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 20, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The Dartmouth Tuck adcom is interested in learning about what you as an individual, a businessperson, and a leader can contribute to Tuck’s small, close-knit program. Use your essays as a platform for expressing your earnest desire to enter the world of management and to...

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MBA Admissions: Why is Community Service So Important?

By - Aug 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to b-school NEXT year, then you probably haven’t started thinking about MBA applications yet. But now is actually an excellent time to get started – not just on test prep and boosting GPAs, but on taking time to examine your community service....

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The Journey From India to Harvard MBA [Episode 220]

By - Aug 16, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

What’s it like to be a Harvard Business School student and Google Intern? Let’s find out in today’s podcast! Our guest today is Shantanu Misra, currently a 2nd-year Harvard Business School MBA student who just completed a summer internship at Google and will serve this year...

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Women Considering an MBA: Register ASAP for Upcoming 2017 Forté Forums

By - Aug 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

2017 Forté Forums are taking place THIS MONTH, and if you are a standout woman considering an MBA, then you should make sure you’re at one of this season’s 12 free events. Forté Forums are designed to empower you with information about how an MBA...

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INSEAD MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Communication is key for INSEAD – in part because it is a key factor that their recruiters look for. Hence the INSEAD application elicits your communication effectiveness. First, INSEAD asks you to write reflective essays – and to do so succinctly. Balancing this emphasis on...

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4 Tips for Chinese Business School Applicants

By - Aug 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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Yale SOM Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 13, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yale SOM’s Executive MBA is relatively new, but it fully reflects the character of the SOM and more broadly of Yale University: intensive community, holistic perspective, intellectual vigor, and real-world engagement and impact. Carefully review the website, read the blog, and, if possible, interact with...

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UVA Darden MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 13, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you like the idea of constantly being thrown into the decision maker’s role, using the case method to navigate real-life business situations, then you may want to consider applying to the University of Virginia’s Darden MBA program. Darden is the second-largest case publisher in...

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Columbia Business School Admissions Director Answers Applicant Questions

By - Aug 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Missed our AMA with Columbia Business School Admissions Director, Emily French Thomas? Watch the video below for some great questions and answers from the session: Topics covered in this video: • CBS interviews • How applicants from different locations are viewed • Visiting the school • The NYC Immersion Seminars • The...

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Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?

By - Aug 9, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The point of this article is not to tell you that you shouldn’t engage in disorderly conduct, petty theft, or other minor (or major) infractions (though you really shouldn’t…); what we want to discuss here is how you should overcome the obstacle of a criminal...

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