Tag Archives: MBA

Tuesday Tips – UVA MBA Essay Tips

UVA MBA’s admission essays for the class of 2011 are a departure from the themes of the last two years. Due to a relatively small set of questions and brief word limits, you will need …

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Shaky Job Market? Time to Hit the Books!

The economic downturn has now been academically confirmed, the Boston Herald reports; business schools in the Northeast are seeing a spike in applications for MBA programs. The connection between a slumping job market and a …

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MBAs Click Best with Google

Fortune 500 companies, take note: Google’s free gourmet food goes a long way in keeping employees happy. Or so say almost a quarter of all MBA students polled on where they most want to work …

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MBA Job Outlook Still Bright, Despite Downturn

A weak global economy hasn’t staunched employers’ interest in hiring MBAs, a recent survey by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) reports. In fact, the proportion of respondents to the annual GMAC Corporate Recruiters Survey …

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Staying Positive in a Difficult Job Market

Though the job market may seem grim at first blush, the Economist finds that both business schools and MBA students have an upbeat outlook on the economy and their job prospects after graduation. According to …

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Aspen Institute’s Latest B-School Survey

While salary is still a high priority for MBA students at top schools, the Aspen Institute Center for Business Education (Aspen CBE) has just released a survey revealing that more of them, especially women, place …

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