Tag Archives: recommenders

3 Surprising Application Mistakes Prospective MBAs Make

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com When it comes to making mistakes on a business school application, there are many places where candidates can run afoul and ruin their …

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Get MBA Application Advice From the Trenches

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com As one group of nervous MBA candidates becomes enrolled business school students, another group gets ready to apply. Why not learn from the …

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Stanford GSB Demystifies Recommendation Requirements

The Stanford Graduate School of Business offers a new post this week attempting to clarify any misconceptions or confusions related to the letters of recommendation required as part of the MBA admissions process. Here, Allison …

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Important Reminders from Harvard Business School

For anyone planning to apply to Harvard Business School this year, director of admissions and financial aid Dee Leopold recently offered a roundup of answers to common questions she’s been hearing from Round 1 applicants. …

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Strategize and Manage the MBA Recommendation Process

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Some MBA applicants view recommendations as a part of the business school application process that can be put on auto-pilot. But make no …

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UM Ross Admissions Director on Choosing Recommenders

A few weeks ago, I provided a Tuesday Tips video on selecting the right recommender. So many people think choosing a well-known or prestigious individual will be the ticket to acceptance at the b-school of …

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