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3 Ways to Offset a Low GPA When Applying to Business School

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. When your business school application lands on an MBA admissions committee member’s desk, the member takes a hard look at two important metrics: …

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Always Address These 4 Areas in the Optional MBA Essay

The Tuck: 360 MBA Blog at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business has some timely advice on how to address all of those tricky situations in your b-school application you may wish you could just sweep under …

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Owning Up to Mistakes on Your Application

Explaining past transgressions, academic or otherwise, on your B-school application may be awkward and uncomfortable, but being up front about your mistakes can definitely go a long way toward minimizing the damage and maintaining  your …

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Tuesday Tips – Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley

Essay Tips for the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.

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Tuesday Tips – Washington University in St. Louis Olin Business School Essay Tips

Washington University’s Olin Business School focuses on evaluating candidates on both past evidence of achievement in leadership and teamwork across work and extracurricular activities, as well as future potential. Another key factor is a diversity …

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Tuesday Tips – Kelley School of Business

The Kelley School of Business at the University of Indiana features a brief core and a significant amount of time where you can design your own educational experience. Continuing to rise in prominence, the program …

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