Tips for a Killer MBA Recommendation Letter

It might surprise you that many applicants don’t invest time and attention in their reference letters. Most applicants select their references, direct them to the proper forms, and hope for the best. You can influence …

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Alumnus Frank Sands Makes Darden its Largest Gift Ever

Image courtesy of UVA Photo/Andrew Shurtleff The University of Virginia Darden School of Business announced today it has received the largest gift in its 64-year history. Sands Capital Management founder Frank M. Sands Sr.’s (MBA …

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Kellogg MBA Deadlines for the 2019-2020 Season

The Kellogg MBA deadlines for the 2019-2020 admissions season have been announced! They are as follows: Round 1 Application due: September 18, 2019 Decision released: December 11, 2019 Round 2 Application due: January 8, 2020 …

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Advice for Applicants from Over-Represented Buckets

If there’s one overarching trend we’ve seen in our nearly two decades of admission consulting, it’s the move toward greater diversity at the top MBA programs. Applicants from consulting and banking used to dominate at …

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Duke MBA Deadlines for the 2019-2020 Admissions Season

Are you targeting the Fuqua School of Business in the upcoming admissions cycle? Grab your calendar, because here are the Duke MBA deadlines  for the 2019-20 application season. Early Action: Application due: September 19, 2019 …

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Tuesday Tips: Harvard MBA Essay Advice for 2019-2020

Harvard Business School has confirmed that the essay question for the class of 2022 remains unchanged from last year. The most challenging part of the Harvard MBA essay is remaining disciplined. With unlimited space to …

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