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It’s a Great Time to Think GMAT

At this time of year, lots of people are starting to think about submitting Round 1 applications in Fall 2007. While new applications are not yet posted, there is a ton that you can do …

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Think about your CANDIDACY first and your APPLICATION second

By Jeremy Dann MBA candidates targeting first round deadlines have either submitted their applications or are in the final phases of managing word counts, proofreading their essays and preparing for interviews.  But b-school applicants aiming …

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Recommendations: Don’t Just “Hand Off,” Strategize and Manage the Process

By Jeremy Dann Some applicants view their recommendations as a part of the business school application process that can be put on auto-pilot. But make no mistake: even this part of your file will require …

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Your Future Career Path: Whether It’s Definite or Undecided, Get Ready to Write About It

By Jeremy Dann Many candidates see business school as a great opportunity to figure out what sort of career path they want to pursue in the future. MBA programs tout their career services departments as …

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Time Management: Prepare your calendar NOW for your MBA application process

“Time is on our side.” So quoth the Rolling Stones. Truer words were never spoken about the business school application process. Smartly investing and budgeting time is a key to generating the great essays needed …

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Your “Window” for Applying: How your Life and Career Impact the Choice & Number of Potential B-Schools

By Jeremy Dann “How many schools should I apply to? Which schools should I apply to?” These are key questions aspiring MBAs ponder during the spring and summer before the busy application-writing season in fall …

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