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Dos and Don’ts for Choosing MBA Recommenders

So many people think choosing a well-known or prestigious individual will be the ticket to acceptance at the b-school of their dreams. The key when selecting recommenders is to think about about their placement in …

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SBC Scoop: Re-application, Re-recommendations

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Guillaume thought he was on-target for MBA admission the first time around. He had very …

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SBC Scoop: Finding the Elusive Third Recommender

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Our client Jillian thought she had the recommendation portion of her applications locked up. A …

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SBC Scoop: Supplemental Recommendations

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. As you think about every possible way to strengthen your MBA application, you might be …

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SBC Scoop: Lacking a Current Supervisor Recommendation

Almost every MBA program asks you for a recommendation from your current supervisor. But what do you do if you can’t ask your current supervisor to recommend you? Maybe you just started a new job, …

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Tuesday Tip: Selecting the Right “Recommender”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28lwGcLjNtk[/youtube]   We have already established the the recommendations are important.  This week, I discuss the first step in managing your recommendations – choosing the right person to write them.

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