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What You Can Do Now to Prepare for Round 1: Best Practices from Last Year’s Success Stories

By - Jan 23, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

It may be “only January” now, but for most busy MBA applicants, the deadlines sneak-up faster than you think. As such, we compiled a list of best practices from our clients this past year that can help guide you over the next few months. Schedule Your...

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What You Can Do Now to Prepare for R1: Best Practices from Last Year’s Success Stories

By - Jan 23, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

It may be “only January” now, but for most busy MBA applicants, the deadlines sneak-up faster than you think. As such, we compiled a list of best practices from our clients this past year that can help guide you over the next few months. Schedule Your...

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Be Smart When Communicating with MBA AdCom

By - Jan 23, 09:25 AM   Comments [0]

After you’ve submitted your MBA applications and are waiting to hear back from programs, it’s normal to have a moment of panic—either immediately, or at some point a little later on. You’ve been agonizing over your materials for months, and now you just want to...

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INSEAD MBA Criterion #1: Ability To Contribute

By - Jan 23, 07:15 AM   Comments [0]

This is the first post in a 4-part series that examines INSEAD MBA’s 4 admission criteria. The adcom gives, as its first admission criterion, “ability to contribute.” I take the liberty to add: ability to contribute as a person of quality and substance. All the criteria...

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Connecting Duke Fuqua’s Education and Israel’s High Tech Industry

By - Jan 23, 06:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Amir Zur... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and...

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GMAC Releases Results of Year-End Employer Poll

By - Jan 19, 14:48 PM   Comments [0]

GMAC (Graduate Management Admission Council) has completed their Year-End Poll of Employers for 2016. Participating in the survey were 167 recruiters representing 140 companies located in 27 countries throughout the world, with the majority located in the US. Responders included 36 companies in the Fortune...

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11 New Courses at Kellogg School Address Global Business Issues

By - Jan 19, 12:26 PM   Comments [0]

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management launched 11 new courses for the 2016-17 academic year, with topics that range from the business of social impact to leading startups to the human-machine partnerships of the future. “With increasingly complex problems facing our rapidly changing business environment, curriculum innovation...

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4 Things To Do If You Can’t Define Your MBA Goals

By - Jan 19, 01:01 AM   Comments [0]

Top MBA programs are looking for candidates who’ve got their heads on straight and have a clear idea of how a business degree will help shape their futures. It’s for this reason that the MBA goals essay is such an important element in the b-school...

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Waitlist Guidelines from UCLA Anderson

By - Jan 18, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

All MBA applicants are anxious to learn whether or not they’ve been admitted to their dream schools. For some prospective MBAs, however, those decision dates come and go… and they’re still in limbo. They’ve been waitlisted. While this isn’t ideal, MBA applicants should celebrate the fact that...

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Why Do You Want to Attend This MBA Program? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Jan 18, 04:53 AM   Comments [0]

  This blog post is part of a series of articles analyzing some of the most popular MBA interview questions and how to best respond to them. In this post, we'll address "Why This MBA Program?": Reason for asking the question: To gauge the sincerity with which the...

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