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Noodle Pros: How To Maximize Your Chances Of Being Admitted To A Top Business School

By - Oct 23, 20:55 PM   Comments [0]

by Jeff Thomas, Stratus Admissions Counseling Originally published as an expert guest post on Noodle Pros Multiple studies show that MBA holders earn significantly more than their non-MBA counterparts. There is also evidence showing that the newly-minted MBAs see their annual compensation increase immediately after...

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7 Steps to Nail the MBA Interview!

By - Oct 23, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

Interview Invites Are Rapidly Rolling Out – Get Our Advice on How to Prepare Effectively!  First, if you received an interview invitation, congrats! But remember, this is only the beginning. All of your hard work on the applications, essays and GMAT may have gotten you this far,...

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MBAnalysis Blog: Four Tips as You Consider ROI on an MBA

By - Oct 23, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

For many business school candidates, the issue of ROI on your MBA is paramount. After all, why pay a huge amount for a degree that isn’t going to pay off financially? While I appreciate the question, I find it overly simplistic; particularly as you are...

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How a School Visit Affects Your MBA Chances

By - Oct 23, 07:02 AM   Comments [0]

You might have experienced a moment of panic as you began to work on your MBA applications for Round 2. It may have occurred after you took note of the January deadlines. And it could have gone something like this: “Wait a second — I...

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MIT Sloan Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

These essay questions show that MIT seeks applicants who have the judgment and practical skills to take on the challenges that will fly at them as they re-define industries and functions. Applicants who push the boundary of what’s possible and provide “principled leadership” amidst a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 23)

By - Oct 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If a bin contains five cards numbered 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10, what is the probability that the sum of the numbers on two cards randomly extracted from the bin will be greater than 7? A. B. C. D....

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Math Revolution Free Diagnostic Test ($19 worth)

By - Oct 22, 21:27 PM   Comments [0]

Math Revolution’s unbeatable diagnostic test! Evaluate your exact math skills now! You cannot discover your true math skills if you just practice CAT based test sets from other sources. GMAT Math has to be strategic, selective and focused. After knowing your exact math skills, it is...

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15 Reasons MBA Applicants are Rejected

By - Oct 22, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you are reading this, you are most likely considering applying or in the midst of applying to business school. Your goal is to be admitted, of course, and eliminate any obvious reasons to be rejected. What follows are several of the common reasons people...

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Do You Fit With Cornell Johnson? [Episode 229]

By - Oct 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It gives me great pleasure to have for the first time on AST, Judi Byers, the Executive Director of Admissions & Financial Aid at Johnson School of Management at Cornell University. Judi earned her bachelors degree and masters degrees from American University in Washington DC....

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HBX to Offer Separate Certificate Courses Previously in CORe Program

By - Oct 20, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School’s digital learning initiative HBX has announced the launch of three new 8-week online certificate programs—Business Analytics, Economics for Managers, and Financial Accounting. The content in these programs has previously been available only as part of HBX’s three-course Credential of Readiness (CORe) program,...

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