8 Things MBA Applicants Should Do After Submitting Their Applications

By - Oct 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Within twelve hours I heard the same question from three clients, so I suppose this question may be on the minds of more than three. The question that may be plaguing you too, is this: “Now that I’ve submitted my applications, what should I do?” Well,...

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Chicago Booth Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines [2019 – 2020]

By - Oct 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth EMBA gives you just one mandatory essay, but with ample space to make your case holistically. This approach to the essay question indicates that they are looking for people who can organize their thoughts, build a credible and compelling case for their candidacy, and...

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Writing About Resilience in the Face of Failure

By - Oct 25, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

Essay questions dealing with failure, risk, mistakes, and difficult interactions or conflict often cause applicants to cringe, squirm, and bite their nails. After all, you want to show yourself succeeding and conquering the world in your essays and personal statements, not falling down. But there’s a...

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How a School Visit Affects Your MBA Chances

By - Oct 25, 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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Preparing for Your MBA Interview Questions

By - Oct 24, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve scored your MBA interview invitation. Now what? Practice, practice, practice! You do not want to wing this; the more prep you do before the big day, the more confident you’ll be and the more smooth and seamless your answers will be. You’ll be asked lots...

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Finding and Articulating Fit with the Booth MBA

By - Oct 24, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Booth MBA admissions committee focuses on three key dimensions in evaluating applicants: Intellectual fit in terms of ability and motivation to optimize its CurriculumPersonal and cultural fit in terms of synergy with its CommunityProfessional fit in terms of past and future Career This short series of posts will explore...

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One Hour to a Stronger Chicago Booth Application

By - Oct 23, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

There’s still time to reserve your spot for Get Accepted to Chicago Booth! Don’t miss this opportunity to learn expert strategies for your MBA application. Accepted’s founder and president, Linda Abraham, will share a proven strategic framework for approaching your application and will discuss each part of...

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Wharton and Michigan Ross: Tackling the MBA Group Interview

By - Oct 23, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

The group interview is something that causes anxiety for many MBA applicants. This topic is particularly top of mind now as Michigan Ross just released round 1 interview invites and Wharton round 1 interview invitations are expected on October 29th. Each school approaches the group interview...

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How Not to Tank Your MBA Admissions Interview at HBS

By - Oct 23, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

Are you gearing up for an MBA admissions  interview at Harvard Business School? Lucky you, as HBS interviews just 25% of applicants each season.  Make sure to avoid the following faux pas during your MBA admissions interview at this prestigious business school. Don’t even think about...

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GMAC Sounds the Alarm Over Immigration Restrictions and the Global Race for Talent

By - Oct 21, 13:03 PM   Comments [0]

Last week, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) unveiled Early Warning Signals: Winners and Losers in the Global Race for Talent. This comprehensive report examines the role immigration plays in fueling the productivity and growth of global economies. It also looks at the need to...

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