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Poets & Quants Announces 2019-2020 MBA Rankings

By - Dec 1, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Poets & Quants just released its 2019-2020 rankings of the top 100 U.S. MBA programs. There were some minor changes in the top 10  – most prominently is Stanford GSB climbing two spots, passing Harvard Business School and UPenn Wharton, to claim the #1 position. It’s the second time in 10 years that Stanford has...

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NYU Stern: An Insider’s Perspective on Getting Accepted [Episode 340]

By - Dec 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Rabia Ahmed, Executive Director of Strategic Marketing and Admissions at NYU Stern School of Business [Show Summary] NYU Stern is always on the cutting edge, and their new Change: Studio branding reflects that. Executive Director of Strategic Marketing and Admissions, Rabia Ahmed, shares details of...

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Do You Want to Be Studying at Columbia This Time Next Year?

By - Nov 28, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re focused on finance (like 37% of CBS grads) or interested in any of a truly dazzling array of opportunities (Entrepreneurship! Luxury retail! Consulting!), Columbia Business School is an exciting program in one of the world’s most dynamic cities, and we understand why you’d...

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Columbia EMBA Class Profile [Entering Class of 2019]

By - Nov 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at CBS EMBA class profile of the Friday/Saturday class that began in August 2019, from the Columbia Business School website. Class size: 146 (in 2 clusters)Women: 34%International: 23%Average age: 33Average years of work experience: 9Sponsorship: • Full company sponsorship: 18% • Partial company sponsorship: 46% • Self-sponsorship: 36% Background by Industry IndustryPercentConsulting7%Consumer Products2%Education2%Energy/Utilities3%Entertainment/Leisure/Sports1%Financial Services40%Government/Military/Nonprofit3%Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals9%Marketing/Media/Communications7%Private Equity/Venture Capital1%Real Estate3%Retail/Wholesale3%Technology11%Other8% Want...

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Dawna Levinson, Assistant Dean of Admissions at MIT Sloan, Answers Applicant Questions

By - Nov 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our AMA (Ask Me Anything) with MIT Sloan’s Assistant Dean of Admissions Dawna Levinson was fantastic! After outlining MIT Sloan’s application process and providing some great tips for success, Dawna answered participant questions and offered the real inside scoop. If you missed the AMA, or if...

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Life at Yale SOM with Goals of Serving the Underrepresented Community

By - Nov 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students and recent grads have navigated their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Helen, a 2Y Yale SOM student with an interest in the role diversity plays in policymaking. Helen, thank you...

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Cambridge Judge MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 24, 06:45 AM   Comments [0]

The Cambridge Judge MBA program is a one-year program with a small class of around 200 students from 40+ countries. The Judge MBA is a very experiential program, with three required team projects engaging students with external companies or organizations. Judge is seeking applicants with proven academic abilities,...

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MBA Options: Full-Time MBA vs. Part-Time MBA vs. EMBA

By - Nov 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business and to maximize their business performance. While “MBA” makes many people automatically think of a two-year, full-time program,...

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Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Taken together, the two Ross EMBA essays provide both a forest-level (essay 2, goals) and tree-level (professional achievement) view of your career. Each question gives a specific lens through which to focus your approach and shape your answer. Thus, while you address the two questions’ points and...

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London Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 21, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School boasts one of the most diverse student bodies, with 92% of the class of 2021’s 497 students hailing from a total of 66 countries outside the UK. If you are looking for a globally focused MBA program in a city bursting with...

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