Top 10 Questions to Ask During Your MBA Application Interview

Almost every MBA program requires an interview in the application process. It is as much a way for applicants to determine whether the school is a good fit for them as it is the school vetting the applicant. For this …

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The MBA Application Timeline—With Chart

Applying to business school is extremely taxing. Submitting a successful application requires thought, discipline, and the ability to juggle multiple projects at once. Sometimes, it’s hard to even know where to begin. We know—we’ve been there.

To help you through this difficult …

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GMAT vs. GRE for Business School—Which Should You Take (and How to Ace Both)

GMAT vs. GRE: Overview

When applying for top MBA programs such as Harvard Business School or the Stanford Graduate School of Business, you’ll need to take the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) or GRE (Graduate Record Examination). One of these …

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How to Break Into Investment Banking–What to Do From Freshman to Senior Year

To get into the highly competitive field of investment banking nowadays, you have to start preparing very early in your collegiate career. It can be difficult to know what you should be doing and when. Recruiting for internships and full-time …

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How Many Law Schools Should You Apply To?

Law school is a postgraduate educational program that typically involves three years of full-time study, and is designed to prepare students for careers in the legal profession. It provides students with a comprehensive education as well as the opportunity to …

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Everything to Know About the Columbia Deferred MBA Program

What is the Deferred Enrollment Program?

The Columbia Business School Deferred Enrollment Program gives undergraduate students the opportunity to have a guaranteed spot in a future class so they can gain professional work experience. After admission, students have a deferment …

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Top 25 Business Schools’ Acceptance Rates & Class Profiles (2024)

Applying to business school is a difficult and scary process. The different MBA programs available to students are unique: each has its own specialization, requirements, applicant preferences, and culture. When starting applications, it can be beneficial to get an idea …

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Want to Excel as a Sales Newbie? This VP of Account Management Explains Why Self-Motivation Is Key

Breena Svetlic spent her college years studying marine biology, which inspired her post-graduation career plans. But as much as she loved exploring the mysteries and delights of the oceans, the pay was less than desirable. When a mentor suggested that …

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The Road to the Prestigious M7: Tips to Secure Your Spot

Who Are the M7 Business Schools?

The M7, short for “Magnificent Seven,” is an elite group of the seven top business schools regularly ranked as the best in the world for graduate business education. Though many other schools also have …

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Turning Setbacks into Success: Leveraging Reference Letters Beyond Job Loss

In the competitive job-hunting landscape, the power of a well-crafted reference letter cannot be overstated. These documents serve as glowing endorsements of your skills, character, and work ethic, often tipping the scales in your favor during the hiring process.

Today, …

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