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3 Factors to Help Determine Target MBA Programs

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News While the majority of business school applicants we’ve surveyed in recent years say reputation is the most important factor they consider when choosing which MBA programs …

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How to Address Weaknesses, Strengths as MBA Applicant

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News Faced with increasingly stiff competition for a spot at the top business schools, MBA applicants must possess more than stellar test scores and a pedigreed …

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Tips for Applying to Business School as a Couple

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News For some professional couples, there comes a time when both partners realize that pursuing an MBA degree is the key to exploring new career …

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3 Ways to Explain a Job Loss in the MBA Application

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com If you’re feeling anxious about explaining a gap in employment history in your MBA application, take heart. The members of the admissions committee are …

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Sell the MBA Admissions Committee on Your Employability

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The vast majority of MBA applicants seek the degree with the primary purpose of advancing their careers and earning considerably more than they did prior …

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Why Your MBA Short List Should Include Dream, Target and (Maybe) Safety Schools

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com One of the most important decisions you’ll make during the MBA application process—big surprise—is which schools you’re going to apply to in the first place. …

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