Tag Archives: U.S. News

3 Exercises to Help MBA Applicants Develop a Personal Brand

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Some b-school applicants balk at thinking of themselves as a “product” or “brand.” However, by taking the time to really examine your personal …

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The Truth Behind 3 Common MBA Rankings Myths

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com One of the very first places a business school hopeful begins the school selection process is by looking at annual or biannual MBA rankings. The most …

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3-Way Tie in US News Best B-School Rankings

There was little movement and few surprises among the elite programs in the U.S. News ranking of the top business schools, announced today. Harvard Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business, and the University of …

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3 Ways to Recover a Fumbled MBA Interview

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Many students are coming upon the interview period for the second round of business school admissions, and many applicants experience considerable angst about this component of …

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Overcome a Low Quant Background in MBA Admissions

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The MBA admissions process is a holistic one. If it weren’t, every MBA cohort would be full of finance wizards and accounting gurus – not …

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Juice Up MBA Recommendations With Alumni, VIPs

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com In addition to essays, letters of recommendation are one of the most influential components of your business school application. These letters give the …

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