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Submit an MBA Interview Report from Cambridge / Judge, Oxford / Saïd, IESE, INSEAD, London Business School, or Indian School of Business and Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!

tellustuesdayWelcome to the international edition of Tell Us Tuesday, where we highlight MBA interview reports that have recently been posted to our Interview Archive! Thanks to all of you who submitted interview reports over the past week. Continue reading…

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Fridays From the Frontline: Busy, Busy

busyWelcome back to Fridays From the Frontline, Clear Admit’s weekly summation of posts from the business school blogosphere. This week, MBA applicants and current students alike are busy with the demands of the application process or business school life.   Continue reading…

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#MBA Top Tweets of the Week

Welcome to another installment of #MBA Top Tweets of the Week, in which we pull some notable Twitter posts from leading MBA programs.  This week, we’ve gathered MBA tweets from Cornell / Johnson’s multiple feeds.

Have you seen “re-tweetable” tweets in your feed this week? E-mail info@clearadmit.com with your recommendations of which MBA programs we should spotlight next!  Check out our past recaps of Duke / Fuqua and Harvard Business School on Twitter.

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Submit an MBA Interview Report from Michigan / Ross, NYU Stern, Berkeley / Haas, MIT Sloan, Cornell / Johnson, or UVA / Darden and Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!

Welcome to our weekly edition of Tell Us Tuesday, where we highlight MBA interview reports that have recently been posted to our Interview Archive! Thanks to all of you who submitted interview reports over the past week.

If you’re interested in sharing your experience from the 2013-14 season, we’ll be awarding a $10 Amazon gift certificate to each applicant who submits an interview report for Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, Berkeley / Haas, MIT Sloan, Cornell / Johnson, or UVA / Darden through 12pm EST next Tuesday, March 3!  All you have to do is send us your interview field report for any of the above programs and we’ll send you a $10 Amazon gift certificate.  We will notify the winners by e-mail (Limit: one gift card per person).

Please include the following information:

  1. Date/Admissions Round
  2. Description of visit and/or interview atmosphere
  3. Type of interview (alum vs. adcom, blind vs. application-based)
  4. List of interview questions
  5. Commentary (What did you think of the interview? What surprised you? What didn’t surprise you? What might you conclude about the school based on this experience?)

Applicants who would like to supplement the information available on the Interview Archive can check out our Clear Admit Interview Guides, which provide school-specific insight about admissions interviews.  Good luck interviewing!

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Submit an MBA Interview Report from Wharton, Stanford, Tepper, Kellogg, McCombs, or Marshall and Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!

Duke FuquaWelcome to our weekly edition of Tell Us Tuesday, where we highlight MBA interview reports that have recently been posted to our Interview Archive! Thanks to all of you who submitted interview reports over the past week.

An applicant who recently interviewed at Duke Fuqua had great advice for other Fuqua candidates: Continue reading…

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Fridays From the Frontline: Experience

experienceWelcome back to Fridays From the Frontline, our weekly summation of happenings in the business school blogosphere. This week, MBA applicants, current students, and admissions bloggers have stressed the value of experience in a myriad of ways. Continue reading…

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#MBA Top Tweets of the Week

Welcome to our newest column on the Clear Admit Blog, #MBA Top Tweets of the Week, in which we shine the spotlight on Twitter feeds of leading MBA programs.  We’re kicking off with a round-up of MBA tweets from Harvard Business School’s multiple feeds.

 

 

 

Have you seen notable MBA tweets in your feed this week? E-mail info@clearadmit.com with your recommendations of which MBA programs we should spotlight next!

 

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Submit an MBA Interview Report from Fuqua, Marshall, London Business School, Stern, or Said and Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!

johnson 1Welcome to the latest edition of Tell Us Tuesday, where we highlight MBA interview reports that have recently been posted to our Interview Archive!   Thank you to everyone who has submitted a report in the last week!

The following is an excerpt from a recent Cornell Johnson Round 2 applicant’s report:

It was a relaxed atmosphere and the atmosphere was really friendly. At the start of the interview [the interviewer] tried to strike a conversation which unexpectedly gave me the opportunity to talk about how many people I had connected with in the institution.” Continue reading…

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Fridays From the Frontline: MBA Admissions Advice

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Welcome back to Fridays From the Frontline, the column in which we summarize happenings in the business school blogosphere. This week, admissions representatives from top schools provide applicants with insight and advice on their blogs.  Continue reading…

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Tell Us Tuesday: Submit an Interview Report and Receive a $10 Gift Card!

interviewWelcome back to Tell Us Tuesday, the column in which we highlight MBA interview reports that have been posted to our Interview Archive in the past week. Thanks to everyone who submitted an interview report!

In a recent interview report, a future MBA student who was admitted to Harvard in Round One had fantastic advice for applicants: “Overall, the interview was very pleasant, and time flew by very quickly. I’d definitely recommend that you prepare using all the interview reports that you can find, and focusing on the specific questions that are related to your application.” It is important to prepare your interview responses in advance by looking through common interview questions (using our interview reports!) and writing down your thoughts on how you would answer those questions. Do not write full responses and memorize them because you should not sound too rehearsed in your interview. Instead, make a bulleted list of your thoughts.  Continue reading…

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Fridays From the Frontline: Reflections

reflectionsWelcome back to Fridays from the Frontline, our weekly summation of happenings in the business school blogosphere.  This week, applicants and current students took time to reflect on the application process and events and programs in their lives.  Continue reading…

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