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UNC Kenan-Flagler Launches NC Business Next Program

Many new college graduates will encounter a grim job market due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With that in mind, the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School has introduced a unique program called NC Business Next. This pilot …


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COVID-19 Won’t Spike MBA Deferrals at Tuck School

Don’t expect to see a raft of MBA deferrals at Tuck School of Business due to the COVID-19 crisis. In a recent update on the Tuck 360 Blog, admissions director Luke Anthony Peña explained why—unlike …


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Does Your Digital Body Language Send the Right Message?

“Fresh ideas from the Blacklight” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals The coronavirus outbreak has made working from home the new normal for many professionals. That means emails, messaging apps, phone calls, and video chats …


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COVID-19 Impact on Wharton MBA Class of 2022

This week, the Wharton School introduced a deferral option for some members of the MBA Class of 2022. In a letter addressed to the class, admissions director Blair Mannix discussed the COVID-19 impact on …


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HBS Deferral Option, Implications for Future Applicants

Like all educational institutions, Harvard Business School is grappling with how to proceed in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. International admits fear that visa issues may affect their ability to start when the …


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Increased Flexibility for Darden MBA Class of 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic will likely continue to disrupt in-person learning when instruction is set to begin this fall. Although most programs’ planned start dates in August and September remain largely in effect, for now, …


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QS Top Online MBA Rankings for 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has sent business schools worldwide into “online mode” for the remainder of the spring term. Will that lead to a significant uptick in interest for online MBA programs next year? If so, …


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Wharton to Livestream Virtual Campus Tour

So, how can you research schools and get a feel for their campuses during the COVID-19 crisis? Business schools worldwide have adapted to meet this need of prospective MBA applicants by ramping up an …


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GMAT Online Testing Begins on April 20

The  COVID-19 pandemic has shuttered testing centers around the world. In response, the Graduate Management Admission Council moved quickly to create an alternative GMAT solution that is accessible online. After much anticipation, yesterday GMAC announced …


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Kellogg School Will Waive GMAT, GRE for Round 3 Applicants

We’re living through a unique moment in history as the whole world grapples with the COVID-19 outbreak. Business schools, for their part, are adapting to meet the current challenges facing many Round 3 applicants.  …


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