Posts Tagged ‘MBA’

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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Not All Master’s Degrees In Data Science Are Created Equal…

By - Apr 5, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Big Data and Data Analytics are revolutionizing all industries, and the demand for skilled employees continues to grow. In fact, in a recent report, IBM projects that demand for Data Science Analytics (DSA) skills across all job categories will soar 15% by 2020. The sectors leading this...

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Future Leaders: Is a General MBA Enough?

By - Mar 30, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

image source: racounter.net Globally, job markets are evolving. Studies foresee jobs being replaced by artificial intelligence (AI) and sophisticated algorithms. We read about cryptocurrencies, and how financial services are adopting technology in business structures in an attempt to keep up with the ever-evolving markets and consumer demands. These...

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A Business Masters Degree is Not a Replacement for an MBA

By - Jun 18, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to new research by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), 75% of prospective graduate business school candidates who participated in the GMAC survey and who already have a master’s degree are considering enrolling in MBA programs. This is true for students with both prior...

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How to Win Your MBA Admission Planning

By - Jun 7, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

While the 2016-2017 admissions season is almost over, many applicants, aiming for the upcoming autumn rounds, have already started rigorous preparations. Although this is surely a great strategy, compared with filling in your application form an hour before the deadline, you should still plan the...

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Three Secrets to Improve your Application Essays

By - May 24, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Why business schools include essays in their application documents list, revising or even completely changing their topics on a regular basis? The reason is pretty clear: admissions committees want to see a person behind a condensed CV, undergraduate transcripts, and standardized test scores. To develop...

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Monday MBA Resource: Knowledge@Wharton Podcast

By - Mar 20, 04:42 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Time for another Monday MBA Resource, where we share the things we are reading, watching, and listening to that might be helpful to people in the MBA community. Some are more focused on applicants, others are better for students, some for...

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MBA Application Advice: Paying for Business School — Amerasia Consulting Group

By - Mar 16, 02:06 AM   Comments [0]

Business school is one of the most lucrative of all graduate degrees in terms of its potential and proven history for embellishing salary.  It’s not just in dollars and cents, either, but manifests itself in sheer employment statistics as well. During the great recession which started...

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Owning Your MBA Career Goals in 5 Easy Steps

By - Mar 8, 21:40 PM   Comments [0]

Let's talk about Career Goals for a minute. This is always a good topic, honestly, because whatever time of year it is and whatever stage of the application process we are all encountering, the narrative of a candidate's career goals will always be paramount.  Therefore, in...

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5-Step Checklist Before Submitting Your Applications

By - Jan 12, 11:36 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to b-school, law school, med school, grad school, or college, this checklist will be the same. Don't hit that "submit" button until you've completed the following 5 steps: 1.  You’ve made sure that your application presents a holistic, multi-dimensional picture of you. Each section of your application should not just present you as a strong candidate on its own,...

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