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Jul 16, 2018

Michigan Ross Student Podcast Makes Business Accessible

In 2012, when Michigan Ross MBA/MPP student Jack Kramer (’19) launched the daily podcast MarketSnacks with his co-founder Nick Martell, the duo’s goal was simple enough: make business news more accessible to the masses. Six years later, MarketSnacks is one of the most successful podcasts around, having attracted attention from... Read more »

Jul 16, 2018

Admissions Tip: Visiting the B-School Campus

As many applicants are finding out at this time of year, conducting thorough research on MBA programs is an essential step in formulating a list of target schools and crafting convincing essays. Surfing the web and speaking with friends and mentors are great starting points in identifying programs of interest.... Read more »

Jul 13, 2018

Kathleen Hagerty Named Interim Northwestern Kellogg Dean

Following last year’s surprising announcement that Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management dean Sally Blount will step down from her role, provost Jonathan Holloway has announced that Kathleen Hagerty will serve as the interim dean while the school continues its search for a long-term replacement. Blount, one of the only female deans to... Read more »

Jul 13, 2018

Emory Goizueta MBA Essay Questions 2018-2019

The Emory University admissions committee has posted the Goizueta MBA essay questions for the school’s full-time, two-year MBA Program. Applicants are asked to respond to four brief required prompts. The adcom also offers an optional essay. The prompts for this year’s application remain unchanged from the prior year.   2018-2019 Emory / Goizueta... Read more »

Jul 13, 2018

Fridays from the Frontline: Being Human–A Behavioral Guide to the MBA Experience

Fridays from the Frontline To say the cultural and industrial expectations of MBA graduates are demanding would be a massive understatement. MBAs must be shrewd, cunning, even omniscient when it comes to helping companies cope with change and cut through the noise to make better decisions. MBAs are also fallible... Read more »

Jul 12, 2018

Cambridge / Judge Essay Questions 2018-2019

The Cambridge admissions committee has released the Judge essay questions & deadlines for the 2018-2019 application season. Cambridge / Judge conducts its admissions process in 5 rounds, with set interview dates for those invited to attend. 2018-2019 Cambridge / Judge Essay Questions Please provide a personal statement. It should not exceed 500 words and must address... Read more »

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    Georgetown MBA Essay Questions 2018-2019

    The Georgetown University adcom has updated the McDonough MBA essay questions for applicants targeting the Class of 2021. This year we see the return of the one-essay format in addition to the (no

    Admissions Tip: Crafting the MBA Essay

    With several of the leading schools having already released their MBA essay questions for this admissions season, we’re sure that quite a number of early birds are eager to get a jump on the proce

    Kellogg Admissions Director Shares Insights on 2019 MBA Application

    Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management is one of several leading business schools to release its 2019-2020 MBA application online within the last week. At Kellogg, deadlines for t

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    If you’re interested in sharing your MBA interview experience, we are awarding a $10 Amazon gift certificate to each applicant who submits an MBA interview report for Harvard, UPenn / Wharton,

    Fridays from the Frontline: INSEAD Women in Business Club Launches “Tell Your Story” Initiative

    Fridays from the Frontline INSEAD’s Women in Business Club recently kicked off a “Tell Your Story” initiative on the INSEAD MBA Experience blog. The new initiative aims to offer a platform for f

    A Comprehensive Set of MBA Interview Resources

    As Round 3 interviews roll out, for this week’s admissions tip we wanted to offer a comprehensive resource with all of our key interview tips. We begin with our four-part series that discusses the d

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    Careers and Financial Aid

    Defining Your Post-MBA Career Goals

    Though essay prompts tend to vary year to year, the two things that nearly every prospective student can count on being asked are “What are your short-term and long-term post-MBA goals?” and “H

    Break the Rules with Your MBA Summer Internship

    For many business school students, there’s a simple formula where summer internships are concerned. Target a company where you aspire to work, recruit successfully for a summer internship, perform w

    Gearing Up for Orientation: NYU Stern One-Year MBA Programs in Tech, Fashion

    As it prepares to welcome students for orientation next week, NYU Stern School of Business has shared preliminary class profiles for its two new specialized one-year MBA programs—the Andre Koo Tec

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