Posts Tagged ‘B-school’

ADD SOME SHINE TO THAT GLOWING RECOMMENDATION LETTER!

By - Aug 25, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

  Round one (1) applications are just around the corner. By now you should have had a conversation, or two, with your recommenders about your professional and academic goals. They should have also agreed to support your business school application(s). It is common to feel a nervousness...

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Five-Steps to Improving Your LinkedIn Profile Before Applying to B-School

By - Apr 21, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

Many applicants continue to underestimate the importance of social networks in their MBA admissions process. Much like a company’s social media presence helps establish and reinforce their brand, correctly using social networks also provides a stage to showcase your own personal brand. The major social networks...

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4 Ways to Show How You’ll Contribute in the Future

By - Mar 8, 02:33 AM   Comments [0]

Schools want to see that the applicants will actively participate in and contribute to their student bodies and alumni communities, not to mention the greater community and society. Yet grandiose, declarative statements and promises to be a superlative do-gooder are unpersuasive. So how is an applicant to show...

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5 Ways to Make Top B-Schools Love You

By - Dec 1, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

Your admissions goal: to convince the adcom at your top choice b-school that love at first sight DOES exist. You CAN get them to fall in love with you instantly with the tips you’ll learn in Wednesday's webinar, 5 Ways to Make Top B-Schools Love You. You...

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Online MBA Fair by The Economist Nov 15-16

By - Oct 28, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist is launching a Global Online MBA Forum on 15th and 16th November 2010 for all potential MBA candidates interested in meeting business schools, gaining practical advice, and learning about diverse MBA programmes around the world. Some of the schools exhibiting are: ● Cornell University: Johnson...

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Differences between N. American and European MBAs: a guide for Europeans

By - Oct 21, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

US and European business schools have been competing for top MBA applicants for a long time. For US schools, one of their strongest selling points has always been the MBA rankings; a domain where they have traditionally ruled. That is, until The Financial Times gave...

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Knewton GMAT Prep tip: Business school deferrals — to wait or not to wait?

By - Apr 7, 09:36 AM   Comments [0]

Alex Sarlin is the Lead Verbal Developer for the Knewton GMAT course. Making the choice to defer your business school admission can be extremely difficult, and rough economic times add several complicating factors to the mix. It's not easy to leave a paying job in a...

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