Top MBA Programs for Entrepreneurs

By - Nov 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Poets & Quants has just released their inaugural rankings for the top MBA programs for entrepreneurs, and Washington University’s Olin Business School tops the list. 20.7% of its graduates from 2016-2018 launched companies within three months of graduation, and has a whopping $1 million in annual...

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A Kenan-Flagler Student Discusses Industrial Engineering, Healthcare and Business

By - Nov 18, 18:30 PM   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 Harmonie, a second-year MBA student with a background in engineering, future career aspirations in the field of healthcare,...

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Save Big with Our Fall Sale!

By - Nov 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to college, b-school, med school, law school, or a master’s or PhD program this year? Then we know it’s crunch time for you – with some if not all of your application deadlines falling between now and the end of January. Is your...

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NYU Stern Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA essay questions are consistent...

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Yale MBA: The Inside Scoop on The Essay, Videos & Behavioral Assessment [Episode 338]

By - Nov 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Bruce DelMonico, Assistant Dean and Director of Admissions at Yale School of Management, shares the school’s unique approach to admissions. Yale SOM tries through its application process to gain a 360-degree view of a candidate and is constantly working to refine the formula for admitting the...

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Oxford Saïd MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Nov 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Oxford has pared back its essays this year to one short question. Presumably the adcom can glean your goals and relevant background and experience from the application, resume, recommendations, etc. This one essay question shows that they also want a glimpse of you beyond these basics. It...

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Identifying and Articulating Fit With the Booth MBA: Do Your Work Experience and Career Goals Jibe With Booth’s Mission?

By - Nov 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Booth MBA admissions committee focuses on three key dimensions in evaluating applicants: Intellectual fit in terms of ability and motivation to optimize its CurriculumPersonal and cultural fit in terms of synergy with its CommunityProfessional fit in terms of past and future Career This short series of posts will explore...

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What is MIT Sloan Really Looking For In Your Application?

By - Nov 13, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s an opportunity you really don’t want to blink and miss: our online AMA (Ask Me Anything) with MIT Sloan’s Assistant Dean of Admissions, Dawna Levinson. This is your chance to learn what MIT Sloan is looking for in a successful applicant – straight from the Assistant Dean who...

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Do You Know the 4 Factors You Need to Assess in Your MBA Profile?

By - Nov 12, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

One of the first things you’ll do when choosing where to apply to business schools is assess your profile. Otherwise, how will you know which programs will be appropriate for you? It’s best to evaluate the following four elements of your profile ASAP; the sooner you...

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Highlights of Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2019 MBA Rankings

By - Nov 11, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Bloomberg Businessweek released its 2019 MBA rankings this week, and the administration at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business is celebrating! Tuck rose an astonishing 17 places in this year’s ranking to take the #2 spot just under Stanford’s Graduate School of Business. This is Stanford’s second year...

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