How to Get into the Top MBA Programs, 6th Editon

Author: Richard Montauk

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101655933

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 656

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Sure-Fire Strategies for Getting into the Top MBA Programs Fully revised for 2013-2014 Now with new information on online MBA programs, comprehensive rankings of the leading schools, and new interviews with admissions officers, How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs provides a complete overview of what the top schools look for. This book features a step-by-step guide to the entire application process with in-depth advice from more than thirty admissions directors. It shows you how to: •Develop your optimal marketing strategy •Assess and upgrade your credentials •Choose the programs that are right for you •Write quality essays for maximum impact •Choose and manage your recommenders •Ace your interviews •Prepare for business school and get the most out of your program once you go This fully revised Sixth edition also offers expanded coverage of Asian programs, North American accelerated programs, and the latest insights on the new GMATs and GREs, making it the most comprehensive, trusted MBA guide on the market.
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How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs, 5th Edition

Author: Richard Montauk

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101189185

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 640

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Surefire Strategies for Getting Into the Top MBA Programs Now with new and expanded information on international MBA programs, comprehensive rankings of the leading schools, and new interviews with admissions officers, How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs provides a complete overview of what the top schools look for. This book features a step-by-step guide to the entire application process with in-depth advice from more than thirty admissions directors. It shows you how to: ? Develop your optimal marketing strategy ? Assess and upgrade your credentials ? Choose the programs that are right for you ? Write quality essays for maximum impact ? Choose and manage your recommenders ? Ace your interviews Prepare for business school and get the most out of your program once you go.
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How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs

Author: Richard Montauk

Publisher: Penguin Group

ISBN: 0735204233

Category: Education

Page: 645

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A veritable bible of the B-school application process. Montauk gives you the skinny on every aspect of the application game.
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How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs

Author: Richard Montauk

Publisher: Penguin Group

ISBN: 9780735204232

Category: Education

Page: 645

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A veritable bible of the B-school application process. Montauk gives you the skinny on every aspect of the application game.
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Best Business Schools’ Admissions Secrets

A Former Harvard Business School Admissions Board Member Reveals the Insider Keys to Getting In

Author: Chioma Isiadinso

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1492603902

Category: Study Aids

Page: 352

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The top secrets to getting into the best MBA programs, from a leading industry expert Top MBA programs reject more than 80 percent of their applicants, but author Chioma Isiadinso's admissions consulting firm has successfully guided 90 percent of her students into the best business schools around the world. As a former Admissions Board Member, Isiadinso offers insider tips and strategies to help applicants get into the school of their choice by building and promoting their personal brand. This revised and updated edition now offers: • the do's and don'ts of social media networking • sample admissions essays that worked • an international perspective for global admissions appeal
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Mba Admissions Strategy: From Profile Building To Essay Writing

From profile building to essay writing

Author: Gordon, Avi

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335241174

Category: Education

Page: 240

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This book focuses on the essay writing process and includes a writing toolbox which has been adapted to meet the specific needs of MBA applicants.
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Complete Start-to-Finish MBA Admissions Guide

Author: Jeremy Shinewald

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1937707385

Category: Study Aids

Page: 304

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The MBA admissions process is fiercely competitive, yet success can be remarkably simple: differentiate yourself from a sea of applicants and gain that coveted letter of acceptance. But how do you discover your unique attributes? How do you create an application that will ensure you truly stand out from the pack? The Complete Start-to-Finish MBA Admissions Guide, 2nd Ed. is filled with exercises and examples that take you step by step through the entire MBA admissions process. Our guide includes chapters on the following:• Long-term planning to ensure a competitive candidacy• Creative brainstorming to build a foundation for standout essays• Writing dynamic personal goal statements and essays• Drafting an eye-catching and results-driven resume• Obtaining compelling and supportive recommendations• Preparing for a persuasive and effective interview (including 100 potential interview questions)
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How to Get Into the Top Colleges, 3rd ed

Author: Richard Montauk,Krista Klein

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101105356

Category: Study Aids

Page: 640

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The ultimate guide for getting into the country's most elite colleges- with insider tips straight from admissions directors. Now fully revised, How to Get into the Top Colleges is the definitive resource for students determined to stand out in the crowd of applicants and join the ranks at the country's most prestigious schools. This book is an in-depth and targeted resource, which shows students just what it takes to make the grade at the nation's leading private and public colleges by taking them step by step through the entire application process. Includes exclusive, invaluable, and revealing interviews with the country's leading admissions directors.
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How to Get Into Top Law Schools 5th Edition

Author: Richard Montauk

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101543353

Category: Study Aids

Page: 624

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The most authoritative guide for law students-now revised and updated. Richard Montauk, an administrations insider and lawyer, demystifies the law school application process and provides the tools to ace every step along the way. Based on (and including) exclusive interviews with admissions officers, Montauk delivers a candid view of what leading law schools look for in an applicant. He also gives applicants solid advice on developing marketing strategies, writing winning essays, maximizing financial aid, and updating credentials to better match that ideal profile.
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50+ Successful Wharton Business School Essays

Successful Application Essays - Gain Entry to the World's Top Business Schools

Author: Bredesen Lewis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780615606583

Category: Education

Page: 142

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"This book was created by Wharton Business School students."--Acknowl.
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Great Applications for Business School, Second Edition

Author: Paul Bodine

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071746560

Category: Study Aids

Page: 256

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Get into the elite professional school of your dreams with a college application that will capture the attention of admission boards! Business school essays and admissions interviews are perhaps the most challenging parts of being an MBA candidate. With competition to the nation's top business schools being so fierce, you must stand out. Great Applications for Business School helps you play up strengths and talents to distinguish yourself from the rest of the competition. Features: The 8 most common admissions essay topics--and how to answer them 22 actual essays by successful applicants to top schools Self-marketing strategies to highlight your talents Candid insights from admissions officers at top-ranked business schools Topics include: Getting Started, Scoring the Goals Essay, Getting to Know You: The Non-Goals Essays, The Required Optional Essay, Credible Enthusiasm: Letters of Recommendation
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The Best Book On HBS Admissions

Ben Schumacher, a Harvard Business School grad who has worked for McKinsey and Deloitte, shares his perspective on the HBS admissions process and beyond!

Author: Ben Schumacher

Publisher: Hyperink Inc

ISBN: 1466222123

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 104

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The Best Book on HBS Admissions provides readers with an insider's perspective and advice on the Harvard Business School application process. Recent HBS graduate Ben Schumacher addresses questions from HBS hopefuls head-on, including details on how to prepare the ideal resume, how to construct the perfect HBS essays, and tips for wowing your interviewers. Inside this book, Ben breaks down the application process and offers readers actionable advice for each and every step of the way. Readers will find sample resumes, GMAT preparation tools and advice, sample interview questions and answers, and Ben's firsthand experience on student life at Harvard. The author shares his own experiences through personal stories and examples that are filled with unique pointers and fascinating information you never knew about HBS. Not only will this eBook guide readers through the application and admissions processes, but it delves into life at Harvard as an MBA student, and gives advice on post-grad options.
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65 Successful Harvard Business School Application Essays, Second Edition

With Analysis by the Staff of The Harbus, the Harvard Business School Newspaper

Author: Lauren Sullivan,The Staff of The Harbus

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 9780312550073

Category: Study Aids

Page: 240

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YOUR LIFE . . . IN 300 WORDS OR LESS It's a daunting task. Even the most seasoned professionals find business school application essays to be among the hardest pieces they ever write. With a diverse pool of talented people applying to the nation's top schools from the most successful companies and prestigious undergraduate programs in the world, a simple biography detailing accomplishments and goals isn't enough. Applicants need clear and compelling arguments that grab admissions officers and absolutely refuse to let go. To help them write the essays that get them accepted into Harvard or any of the country's other top programs, the staff of The Harbus---HBS's student newspaper---have updated and revised their collection of sixty-five actual application essays as well as their detailed analysis of them so that applicants will be able to: * Avoid common pitfalls * Play to their strengths * Get their message across Wherever they are applying, the advice and tested strategies in 65 Successful Harvard Business School Application Essays give business professionals and undergraduates the insider's knowledge to market themselves most effectively and truly own the process.
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The Secrets of College Success

Author: Lynn F. Jacobs,Jeremy S. Hyman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118575156

Category: Education

Page: 352

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Heading off to college? Or perhaps already there? This book's just for you. Winner of the 2010 USA Book News Award for best book in the college category, The Secrets of College Success combines easy-to-follow tips that really work with insider information that few professors are willing to reveal. The over 800 tips in this book will show you how to: Pick courses and choose a major Manage your time and develop college-level study skills Get on top of the core requirements Get good grades and avoid stress Interact effectively with the professor Match college and career, and more. New to this second edition are tips for: Online courses and MOOCs Community Colleges, Engineering Schools, and Arts and Design Colleges E-readers, tablets, and laptops Taking out Student Loans and Paying them Off, and more. Ideal for college students at any stage, and college-bound high school students, The Secrets of College Success makes a wonderful back-to-college or high-school-graduation gift – or a smart investment in your own future.
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Inside Graduate Admissions

Merit, Diversity, and Faculty Gatekeeping

Author: Julie R. Posselt

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 0674915666

Category: Education

Page: 262

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Advanced degrees are necessary for careers that once required only a college education. Yet little has been written about who gets into grad school and why. Julie Posselt pulls back the curtain on this secret process, revealing how faculty evaluate applicants in top-ranked doctoral programs in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
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The Best 294 Business Schools

Author: Princeton Review (Firm)

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 1101920416

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 768

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Provides a detailed overview of the best business schools across North America, including information on each school's academic program, competitiveness, financial aid, admissions requirements, and social scenes.
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Grad's Guide to Graduate Admissions Essays

Examples from Real Students Who Got into Top Schools

Author: Colleen Reding

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1618213954

Category: Study Aids

Page: 225

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Grads' Guide to Graduate Admissions Essays provides more than 50 successful admission essays straight from the source--recent college graduates making the transition to earning advanced degrees at highly selective graduate programs. Harvard, Columbia, Stanford, and Northwestern are just a few of the universities to which these students were admitted. Each of the essays contains designated segments highlighting the particular characteristics that make them outstanding admissions essays. Additionally, the essays are interspersed with segments labeled "Writer's Words of Wisdom," which contain statements from the author of the particular essay with advice on the admissions process. By offering guidance from successful graduate school applicants, readers can glean advice from a variety of perspectives, while still obtaining the critical information as it relates to well-written essays for programs within a variety of fields including law, business, medicine, education, and humanities.
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All In

Expanding Access through Nationally Competitive Awards

Author: Suzanne McCray

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

ISBN: 1610755286

Category: Education

Page: 230

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The world of national and international scholarships is more competitive than ever. Top students from across the county vie for a limited number of awards that provide the funding needed to participate in elite programs that can help launch the careers of those who receive the recognition. Scholarship foundation leaders have an insider’s view of the selection process, and experienced advisors prepare students to navigate applications and interviews. Both perspectives are represented here in this new collection emphasizing the importance of engaging a diverse group of students, institutions, and programs in the process as well as expanding the educational experience for students as they apply so that everyone benefits, no matter what the outcome.
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