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Why Do You Want an MBA?

Before you can start targeting business schools or determining your application strategy, you need to make a critical analysis of whether an MBA is the right next step for your life and career. Think about …

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Readiness Check: 3 Questions for Younger MBA Applicants

Prospective business school applicants always want to know when it’s best to pursue an MBA, but there’s no one-size-fits-all answer. In the past, business schools required applicants to have 4-6 years of job experience prior …

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Time to Plan for Round 1

Over the past couple of weeks, top MBA programs — including HBS, Booth, Kellogg, CBS and Fuqua — have started announcing their deadlines for the 2019–2020 application season. Sure, those September and October dates might …

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Key Career Benefits of an MBA

Business school graduates benefit from more than just a solid return on investment through substantial salary increases. They also deepen the knowledge, skills and abilities they will need for future professional success. Here are just …

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What to Think about as You Begin the MBA Application Journey

As a prospective student, you’ll benefit enormously from taking time at the beginning of your MBA application journey to contemplate the path you’re about to take. This is a great time to ask yourself some critical …

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What to Consider When Thinking About the ROI of an MBA

An MBA at a top-ranked business school doesn’t come cheap. If you’re thinking about the ROI of an MBA, ask yourself these three questions. Will an MBA help if you plan to change careers? Do …

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