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UC Berkeley Haas 2013 MBA Application Questions, Tips, & Deadlines

By - Jul 12, 14:23 PM   Comments [0]

UC Berkeley Haas has released its 2012 application essays. It reduced the number of required essays by one and shorted it's longest essay by 250 words, reducing the maximum for its goals essay from 1000 words to 750 words. Supplemental Information: 1. If you have not provided...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: Y is for You

By - Jul 11, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

MBA Application Tip: Keep the Focus on YOU Your MBA application is intended to introduce the adcom to YOU. It highlights what's special and unique about you as a professional, as a community member, as an individual, and as a future business leader. Here we're going to...

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Where’s the Poetry? The Secret Ingredient in Your Graduate Application Essays

By - Jul 11, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

Strategy will necessarily guide your selection of essay topics, anecdotes/examples, and structure. Yet an essay built on calculation alone, even if the strategy is spot on, will often disappoint. Logically it all makes sense. But it doesn’t take flight. Poetry can be the secret ingredient to...

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Michigan Ross 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 11, 13:01 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross has released its 2013 application essays. Unlike most programs this year, it has not shortened its essays or reduced the number of required essays. It has removed options from its fourth essay and focused the question for Essay 2. Essays Essay 1: Introduce yourself...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: 26 Great Tips!

By - Jul 10, 02:53 AM   Comments [0]

Need Some Good Application Tips? How about 26 of Them? MBA applicants: It has finally arrived – your favorite MBA blog series wrapped into a comprehensive special report or email course! You can now enjoy MBA Admissions A-Z: 26 Great Tips all at once in handy...

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MIT Sloan School of Management MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 6, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

On its website, MIT Sloan states that “innovation and collaboration [are] at the heart of what we do.“ Your task is to remain focused on your overall application strategy and choose two key stories that can showcase your achievements at school, work and extracurricular activities....

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MIT Sloan 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 3, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan has released its 2013 application essays. It too has reduced by one the number of required essays and introduced a new question on setbacks. Also new this year is a multi-media option for the Supplemental Information. My tips are in blue below. Cover Letter Please...

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Wharton 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 21, 12:55 PM   Comments [4]

The Wharton 2013 MBA application essays are out. My tips are in blue below. Wharton 2013 MBA Essay Questions First-time applicants and reapplicants are required to complete the same set of essay questions. Required Question: How will the Wharton MBA help you achieve your professional objectives? (400 words) Thoughtful...

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NYU Stern Essay Tips

By - Jun 20, 15:56 PM   Comments [0]

If you are applying to NYU Stern keep in mind the admissions criteria that will be used to consider your application. As the website states, “we seek students with strong intellectual ability and superior interpersonal skills (IQ + EQ)” The individual components of your application...

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NYU Stern 2013 MBA Application Questions, Tips, Deadlines.

By - Jun 20, 12:35 PM   Comments [2]

  The NYU Stern 2013 MBA essay questions have been released. My tips are in blue below. NYU Stern 2013 MBA Essay Questions Short Answer Question Our Stern essay questions give you the opportunity to more fully present yourself to the Admissions Committee and to provide insight into...

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