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3 Reasons Future Entrepreneurs Need an MBA, and 1 Exception

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. If you’re planning on launching your own company, you don’t need to go to business school, right? Many would-be entrepreneurs think that a …

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Chicago Booth on Less Traditional MBA Career Paths

Applicants with unconventional or less traditional work/academic experience prior to business school often worry about how admissions committees will assess their record. First off, applicants should know it’s ok to be different, because no MBA …

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Why Do You Want to Go to B-School?

You’re going to be asked that question a lot over the next several months, so you need to come up with a good answer.  Actually, several different good answers, each tailored for distinct constituencies. MBA …

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Semi-Finalists Named in Wharton’s Business Plan Competition

A group of 25 entrepreneurs with ideas as diverse as an injectable beauty toxin that’s “better than Botox,” a pollution detector that uses zebra fish, solar “farm” equipment and an online platform for donations to …

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