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Attention, Military MBA Applicants

Military MBA applicants tend to blow other candidates out of the water, figuratively speaking, because they have a wealth of experience to draw from at a very young age. In fact, my very first client, …

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3 Research Tips for Veterans Applying to Business Schools

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Although some armed forces veterans might not immediately see the correlation between their skills and experiences from the military and those needed to lead …

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Overcome 3 MBA Application Challenges Facing Military Veterans

In honor of Veterans Day, we are re-posting a story from earlier this year with advice on transitioning from the military to business school. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on …

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Smith School of Business Boosts Military Outreach

Active-duty and veteran students at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business now have a dedicated staff member to help them make a smooth transition to the classroom and ultimately end up in …

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Overcome 3 MBA Application Challenges Facing Military Veterans

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com When it comes to some of the key qualities elite business school admissions officers are looking for in MBA applicants – demonstrated leadership and management …

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Chicago Booth on Less Traditional MBA Career Paths

Applicants with unconventional or less traditional work/academic experience prior to business school often worry about how admissions committees will assess their record. First off, applicants should know it’s ok to be different, because no MBA …

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