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I came across this blog that analyzes the top b-school application essays and recommends a strategy for each question. In case you haven't read it already it's worth checking out:

http://www.mbamission.com/blog/category ... y-analysis

Happy writing :)

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New post 18 Jul 2008, 17:18
Accepted and ClearAdmit also analyze essay questions and provide tips. I think ClearAdmit is usually the first to release their analysis after the questions are released.

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New post 18 Jul 2008, 20:38
Stacy Blackman's blog has that too.

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New post 19 Jul 2008, 14:00
Many thanks for the information!

The amount of information about the essays is amazing... and, I'm afraid, not very easy-to-manage

what are the websites you guys most follow for these topics?

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New post 25 Jul 2008, 02:35
I used ClearAdmit, Stacy Blackman, and Accepted tips. I had them each at the beginning of my essays to remind me how to approach that essay question and it helped greatly. :)
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New post 25 Jul 2008, 23:37
While I googled I found some interesting tips on how to strengthen your essays. I am quoting the links below which can be helpful to all.

http://in.rediff.com/getahead/2005/jun/07study.htm
http://in.rediff.com/getahead/2005/jun/08abroad.htm
http://in.rediff.com/getahead/2005/jun/09study.htm
http://in.rediff.com/getahead/2005/jun/23gre.htm

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