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MBA Waitlist: How to Get Off the Waitlist And Into B-School

How do you get off the MBA waitlist and into the b-school of your dreams? We’ve arrived at a tough time of year for many MBA applicants. Some are revaluating their options after their top-choice MBA programs didn’t work out. Others are happy with their results. And still others are in limbo – on the […]

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MBA Re-Applicant: How To Successfully Re-apply To B-School

Reapplying to business school is a daunting process, but it can certainly be done, and be done well. Chioma talks about what to do when you don’t get into the top MBA program of your dreams, and how you can turn your MBA application process around.

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Early Career MBA: Five Reasons to Apply in Round 3

Are you an early career b-school applicant? Are you considering applying to b-school in Round 3? Are you wondering whether it’s a good idea to apply so late in the MBA admissions cycle? If you’re a college senior, this is a busy time for you. You’re wrapping up your thesis, you’re deep into you job […]

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Why Top MBA Programs Are Fighting Over Self-Aware Applicants

          Who are the applicants that MBA programs fight over? The ones who have their pick of many great b-schools? The ones who MBA programs are competing for, instead of the other way around? They are a diverse (and fortunate) group, but I tell you one thing they all have in […]

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16 Critical GMAT Preparation Strategies

Do you have GMAT preparation strategies in mind? Or are you planning on just “winging it”? The GMAT is one of the most critical building blocks of a successful MBA application, and any serious application will begin studying and preparing for the test several months in advance. In this blog post, I will provide you […]

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MBA Admissions Essays: Harvard Business School

Are you applying to HBS this year? Wondering whether or not you should write the ‘optional’ HBS admissions essay? If so, how will you write an essay that gets you accepted? Harvard took a pretty big step two years ago when they made their single essay question optional, leaving thousands of applicants to decide if […]

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MBA Recommenders: How To Choose Your MBA Recommenders

Your MBA recommendation letters are one of the most important parts of your MBA application and give MBA admissions board members a chance to hear about your work from a third party. Your MBA recommenders can also serve as personal brand champions- if you know how to select and work with them. Learn how in […]

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[Expartus Video] When To Apply To B-School

Timing is extremely important in MBA applications, but the right timing varies between each applicant. This video explains how to assess if and when to apply to b-school, if you are ready, and how you can build a timeline that will maximize your chances for MBA admission.

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[Expartus Video] One Thing MBA Applicants Can Do To Significantly Improve Their Chances of Admission

MBA applicants get a lot of suggestions from many different sources, and all of these MBA admissions tips can feel a bit overwhelming. So, what is the one big tip that you need to know? We’ve got some advice that every single MBA applicant can benefit from, no matter where you are in the MBA […]

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GMAT Tips That Will Increase Your MBA Admissions Chances

How do MBA admissions boards at top MBA programs really feel about the GMAT? How much weight is it given in the MBA application process? Will a lower score really hurt your chances? Find out the answers to these questions and more tips about timing, studying for and retaking the GMAT.

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