CBS: Do You Have What it Takes?

By - Sep 3, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

An MBA is a serious investment in your future – it’s two years out of your career, sure, but it’s also training, a credential, and a network that you’ll have for the rest of your life. That’s why your application strategy is so important: choosing...

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4 Tips for Proving You’re an “Easy to Place” Older Applicant

By - Sep 3, 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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5 Tips for Connecting With Your Dream MBA Program From India

By - Sep 1, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

Imagine sitting in your office in Mumbai at YES Bank or Wipro and thinking about how to catch the attention of your dream US MBA programs like Harvard, Chicago Booth, and Stanford. Then you realize it is more than 7,000 miles to get from Mumbai...

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MBAnalysis: MBA Videos – To Do or Not To Do? That is the Question

By - Sep 1, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

One question I am frequently asked by candidates who have the option of submitting a video or writing an essay is, “Which should I choose?” (Of course, some of the time it is not an option, you have to do a video.) But if you...

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How to Address Weaknesses, Strengths as MBA Applicant

By - Sep 1, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News Faced with increasingly stiff competition for a spot at the top business schools, MBA applicants must possess more than stellar test scores and a pedigreed employment and educational history to gain admission. The admissions committee is...

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Eyeing a US Business School? Tips for International MBA Applicants

By - Aug 31, 16:42 PM   Comments [0]

Nearly a third of students in some of the top MBA programs are international, which offers great professional and cultural diversity and enriches the classroom experience. Applying from abroad involves certain expected obstacles, such as the logistics of campus visits, securing visas and financial aid and...

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Chicago Business Journal: How to Prepare Your Chicago Booth Application

By - Aug 31, 14:56 PM   Comments [0]

 by Jeff Thomas, Stratus Admissions Counseling CEO The Chicago Booth School of Business (Chicago Booth) features an academically rigorous program, with an emphasis on questioning conventional wisdom, conveniently located in one of the world’s largest metropolitan areas. The Chicago metro area is home to more...

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What International Applicants Need to Know About MBA Fairs

By - Aug 31, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you looking to attend a top-ranked business school? For MBA candidates in most of the world, if you want to go to a world-class b-school, you’re going to have to travel. The top 10 MBA programs, according to the Financial Times, are...

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Why Tone Matters in Your MBA Application

By - Aug 30, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

Finding the right balance between confidence and humility is one of the critical challenges you will face in crafting your b-school essays and in delivering answers to admissions interviewers. It’s all about your attitude, which will permeate your essays and set the tone for the...

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What’s The Rush? Round 1 vs. Round 2 For MBA Applicants

By - Aug 30, 06:23 AM   Comments [0]

Right now, most of my clients are scurrying about trying to complete their round 1 applications. Many of them will be ready to submit for round 1, but there are a handful of clients I’ve suggested wait until round 2, and we’ve discussed whether or...

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