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Focus on Fit When Choosing Which MBA Programs to Target

If you seek a business school environment where you’ll truly thrive, focus on fit over ranking and brand. While the latter two are important, if you don’t feel at home from the moment you set …

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MBA Admissions Advice from Yale SOM Students

Last week, Yale School of Management posted timely MBA admissions advice straight from current first-year students, AKA Admissions Ambassadors. Whether you have your sights on Yale SOM for Round 2, or find yourself in the …

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There’s a B-School Teaching Style for Every Personality

Many MBA applicants make the same wrong assumption: No matter which top business school you attend, its teaching style will be more or less the same. While there are similarities across the top-tier programs, each …

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4 Areas Admissions Committees Focus on When Evaluating Your Candidacy

B-school applicants can’t help but fret over what their target MBA programs really want to see in a candidate, agonizing over whether their particular profile will generate enough interest to merit an interview and ultimately, …

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Why Your MBA Short List Should Include Dream, Target and (Maybe) Safety Schools

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com One of the most important decisions you’ll make during the MBA application process—big surprise—is which schools you’re going to apply to in the first place. …

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