MBA

What’s Life Like as a Darden MBA and Entrepreneur? [Episode 194]

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Our guests today are both 2nd year MBA students at Darden who founded their start-up at the beginning of their MBA program. We’ll learn more in a minute, but a little background first. Maximilian Huc graduated from Princeton in 2013 with a BA in sociology....

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Do I Really Need a Mock Admissions Interview? [Short Video]

By - Feb 23, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

Just how important is a mock interview if you have a graduate school admissions interview coming up? Listen to Linda Abraham's 2-minute answer to this often-asked question. Related Resources: • MBA Mock Interview Package • Medical School Mock Interview Package • Law School Mock Interview Package • Grad School Mock Interview...

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“What Next….” Is Graduate School For You?

By - Feb 22, 15:26 PM   Comments [0]

I was grading midterm exams in my office one frigid day in March when I was surprised to see Marco, a former student, standing in my doorway. He had that all too familiar “deer in headlights” look on his face. I invited him to step...

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Applying for an MBA as an Early Career Candidate

By - Feb 22, 14:06 PM   Comments [0]

Is there such a thing as a right time to apply for an MBA? Here at SBC, clients frequently ask if they’re too young to apply to some of the world’s top business schools. While there’s no one-size-fits-all answer, many b-school hopefuls consider pursuing an...

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10 Key Steps You Can Take to get off the ‘Waitlist’

By - Feb 21, 20:49 PM   Comments [0]

This happens every year.  You have invested significant amount of time and effort into your MBA applications, have done well at your interview, and are now waiting eagerly to get that coveted admit offer.  Instead, you receive that discouraging letter that you have been ‘waitlisted’....

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Tips for 3 Common MBA Interview Questions

By - Feb 21, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

Round 2 applicants, get ready for your interviews! Whether you’ve already received an interview invitation or are hoping to get an invite over the next few weeks, you want to make sure you’re prepared to do your best when the big day arrives. Here are tips for...

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3 Tips for Writing a Winning EMBA Essay

By - Feb 20, 15:21 PM   Comments [0]

You've been busy these last few years. Very busy. How will you ever fit all of your classes, extracurricular activities, awards, and job experience in your EMBA application essays? The simple answer is that you won’t, and you shouldn’t even attempt to. Trying to include...

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What Should I Write About? Making a Difference

By - Feb 20, 15:10 PM   Comments [0]

In my non-admissions life, I once went to a lecture given by a biographer whose work I admire. In the course of his talk he mentioned that while writing about genius has merit, writing about typical folks and their extraordinary achievements is more valuable. The...

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3 Signs You Shouldn’t Apply to Business School in Round 3

By - Feb 20, 11:56 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone has an opinion about submitting an MBA application in round three, and a lot of the conversation circles around how competitive it is. If you tried your best but you just couldn’t pull together all of your business school materials before round two deadlines...

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J-Term MBA Programs: An Overview

By - Feb 20, 05:31 AM   Comments [0]

It’s early February, time to explore one of the MBA world’s hidden opportunities: J-term, or January Entry. As the name implies, these students begin in January and continue through the summer term, meaning that they get the same amount of classroom time as traditional two-year MBAs. J-term...

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