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A Case Competition, Defined

Most b-school applicants have already familiarized themselves with the near-ubiquitious case study approach that is the cornerstone of such MBA programs as Harvard Business School, UM Ross School of Business and UV Darden School of …

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SBC Scoop: Italian Applicant

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. While top MBA programs in the United States are very interested in European candidates, some …

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Lady Gaga in the MBA Classroom

Lady Gaga belongs in an MBA classroom, say professors at the ESMT European School of Management and Technology in Germany. Dr. Martin Kupp of ESMT, along with professors Jamie Anderson and Joerg Reckhenrich of Antwerp …

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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: How One Client Approached a Low GMAT

This week’s client, Jamie, was phenomenal in many ways.  Very strong work experience, a long history of international interest and exposures, stellar extra-curriculars.  Jamie was the type of person who belonged at a school like …

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Financial Crisis Creates Fresh Case Studies

The upheaval on Wall Street is sending people back to B-school in droves, but according to Benjamin Pimentel’s recent piece in MarketWatch, professors see a silver lining to this financial crisis: case studies are already …

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