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B-Schooled Episode #24: COVID Updates and First Dings

The last several days have brought us Wall Street Journal articles about rising application numbers at the top b-schools, as well as news for all Round 1 HBS hopefuls. That’s why this week’s episode of …

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Take a Deep Breath…

If you applied to MBA programs in Round 1, this is a really big week: several schools will be releasing their final decisions, and you’ll know the results of all of your hard work at …

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Darden School of Business Offering Application Feedback

Receiving a ding from your program of choice can sting harshly, and sometimes applicants have a difficult time understanding where exactly they went wrong, if indeed there was a misstep of some sort. Unsuccessful applicants …

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How to Cope With B-School Rejections

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com This is the time of year when final business school decisions are being released, and unfortunately there isn’t always good news. After pouring your heart …

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Handling Rejection…Look for the Silver Lining

It happened to Warren Buffet and Sun Microsystems co-founder Scott McNealy, and everyone knows that Bill Gates and Steve Jobs enjoy phenomenal success without that coveted piece of parchment. Today’s Wall Street Journal blog “The …

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