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R1 Admissions Update from MIT Sloan School of Management

By - Oct 8, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

Though still deep in Round 1 application review, the admissions team at the MIT Sloan School of Management has paused to update first-round candidates on the upcoming timeline for interviews and status updates. Invitations to interview will start going out in mid-October (next week) and will...

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GMAT Score Evaluation: Emphasis on Integrated Reasoning

By - Oct 8, 08:35 AM   Comments [0]

How do admissions officers evaluate your GMAT score? What weight will admissions officers give Integrated Reasoning when evaluating your GMAT score? Should administration problems at Stanford GSB be a worry for admissions? Why are more MBA programs enrolling non-traditional applicants? Check out what’s happening on the...

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Harvard Executive MBA Profile

By - Oct 8, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Unlike many of the world’s top business schools, Harvard does not offer an Executive MBA program option. Instead, they offer comprehensive, immersive leadership programs designed for executives at all levels. These programs offer more flexible and customized options for busy executives.  HBS divides its...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 8)

By - Oct 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Three copy machines are making copies of the same document. Copier A makes 12 copies per minute, Copier B makes 7, and Copier C makes 19. It costs 8 cents/copy for Copier A, 5 cents/copy for Copier B, and 11 cents/copy for Copier C. If...

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Columbia’s Adcom Chats With Accepted

By - Oct 7, 13:47 PM   Comments [0]

Want golden admissions advice from one of the most successful admissions teams on the MBA scene? Now is the time to review one of our most popular podcast episodes - our interview with the Columbia Business School adcom. And it's a great time to get started on your Regular Decision...

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4 Tips For Indian Applicants

By - Oct 7, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

Our 12 Terrific Tips blog series offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the next post: Are you an Indian applying...

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INSEAD 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 7, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

INSEAD continues to buck a trend – whereas many b-school applications have recently leaned toward “minimalist” essays and/or just require one, INSEAD still asks you to write several thought-provoking and challenging essays.  In the program with perhaps the most intensive global focus, verbal acuity matters,...

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12 STEPS ON HOW TO APPLY TO B-SCHOOL – STEP 11: PREPARING FOR YOUR MBA INTERVIEW

By - Oct 7, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

Fortuna Admissions was asked by The Economist to write a multi-part series explaining how to improve your chance of getting into a top business school. Our experts from top MBA programs, including Wharton, INSEAD, Harvard Business School, Chicago Booth, IE Business School, Kellogg, NYU Stern,...

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Passion = Action + Dedication

By - Oct 7, 10:34 AM   Comments [0]

When one thinks of passion, one doesn’t generally think of investment bankers. But the admissions committees are looking for passion in their applicants; so how are you – a computer guy, an engineer, a biology major, or yes, an investment banker – going to show...

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Always Address These 4 Areas in the Optional MBA Essay

By - Oct 7, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

The Tuck: 360 MBA Blog at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business has some timely advice on how to address all of those tricky situations in your b-school application you may wish you could just sweep under the rug. The optional essay is not something to use just...

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