Tag Archives: Linkedin

How Much of Your Networking Should Be Done Online?

The new rules of professional networking have become murky now that much of our connecting happens via electronic devices. Should you channel most of your networking efforts into social media? Are face-to-face meetings still essential …

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Use LinkedIn to Bolster Your MBA Profile

 When Kaplan polled 150 business school admissions departments last fall, more than a third said they have visited applicants’ social media profiles to learn more about them when making admissions decisions. Among admissions officers who visit …

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New Application at Cornell’s Johnson School Adds LinkedIn Feature

The Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University recently announced the launch of a new admissions application for its one-year and two-year MBA programs, making it one of the most unique applications in the …

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Which B-Schools are Social Media Savvy?

Are you at all surprised that Harvard Business School and Stanford Graduate School of Business boast the strongest performance in MBA50’s 2013 US B-School Social Media Ranking? According to the results presented by chief editor …

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Give Yourself a Social Media Makeover as a B-School Applicant

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com In the era of social media saturation, business school hopefuls have to think about more than just drafting memorable essays, nailing interviews and …

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