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$5M Gift Will Fund New HBS Case Studies on AI

Earlier this week, Harvard Business School (HBS) announced it has received a substantial gift to help fund case studies on the uses and effect of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on the business landscape. HBS alumnus Stephen Schwarzman, …

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Biz Ed ‘Oscars’ Celebrate Leading Case Writers

Film actors weren’t the only superstars lauded this week. The 2014 Case Centre Awards, an annual event known as the “Oscars” of business education, honored the professors who have written the most effective case studies. …

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SBC Scoop: Selecting the Right Set of Schools

The initial questions we tackle with clients are how many schools and which schools – to apply to.  I am a big believer in the portfolio theory when it comes to MBA applications:  Apply to …

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SBC Scoop: The Entrepreneur

Miles came to work with SBC after having been denied admissions two times.  When I reviewed his prior applications I understood why he was denied, but I also truly wondered if we could help him …

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SBC Scoop: Building A “Quant” Profile From Scratch

Derek was yet another client who was really lacking in the quantitative portion of his application.  His undergraduate performance was significantly below par, especially in math and quant courses.  This was simply because he was …

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SBC Scoop: An Indian Applicant

My client, Abhi, was a very accomplished individual who desperately wanted to attend a top business school.  In particular, he had his sights set on Wharton. Unfortunately, Abhi had one significant challenge:  his profile was …

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