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MBA Applicants: How to Get Accepted in 2018-19

By - Jan 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s time for my annual harangue/plea/rant. If you are planning to apply Round 1 in the fall, but have not yet thought about why you want an MBA, taken the GMAT/GRE, researched schools, or evaluated your qualifications, please please please keep reading. And then get started! I...

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SBC’s Offering 1-on-1 Resume Review at QS World MBA Tour

By - Jan 8, 05:22 AM   Comments [0]

For many who are just embarking on their B-school journey, attending an MBA fair is a stellar way to meet admissions representatives from several programs and impress them with your thoughtfulness and preparation…in other words, stand out from the crowd. If you’ll be in the New York...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 8)

By - Jan 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math On the coordinate plane, is point closer to point than to point ?   (1) (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal   The percentage of households...

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An Interview About Interviewing at HBS: An Accepted Student Speaks

By - Jan 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Want to know what it’s like to interview at Harvard Business School? Harbus, the HBS news organization, interviewed a Class of 2018 applicant during Round 1 and graciously shared the interview with Accepted. Our anonymous interviewee (who was accepted!) is a female manufacturing engineer at...

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GMAT Score for Kelley School of Business

By - Jan 5, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

Indiana University’s School of Commerce and Finance first opened 1920, and has been offering MBAs since 1947. In 1997, the department renamed itself the Kelley School of Business in honor of Indiana businessman and philanthropist E.W. Kelley. Today, the Kelley School is a respected institution...

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Maximize Your MBA Application Feedback Session

By - Jan 5, 07:46 AM   Comments [2]

All MBA hopefuls fear getting denied, but if there’s any silver lining to rejection, it’s that many business schools now offer feedback sessions to help unsuccessful candidates figure out where they might have gone wrong. This availability of application feedback confirms that the schools really do...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 5)

By - Jan 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math represents the tens digit in integer . What is the value of ?   (1) is divisible by 9 (2) is divisible by 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse...

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New Year’s Resolutions

By - Jan 4, 11:16 AM   Comments [2]

It’s time for those New Year’s Resolutions! Eat healthier. Exercise more. Spend more time with your family. These may be the resolutions you had in mind. But for those of you hoping that 2018 is the year you apply to business school, add business school planning to the list! To...

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UV Darden Announces Full Scholarship for Promising Indonesian Candidates

By - Jan 4, 06:27 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business recently announced a new full scholarship called the Indonesia Fellowship, created through a gift from the Jakarta-based Rainbow Foundation. The fellowship, originally created in 2012, is now offered as a scholarship providing up to the full cost of attendance for an academically...

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Weighting Your Needs & Wants When Applying to Business School

By - Jan 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

In our Choosing the Best MBA Program for You series, you’ll learn how to create a list of business schools that are the best fit for your educational, social, and professional preferences and how creating this list will boost your chances of getting accepted. In our last post,...

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