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How many business schools should you apply to?

March 14, 2016, Posted In MBA Strategy
Marc

Congratulations on your decision to earn your MBA! As you join the fewer than seven percent of Americans with an MBA, your degree will significantly impact your life and advance your career. With the many rankings of programs, you may be tempted to apply to all the top MBA programs with the hopes of getting […]

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Should you visit business schools?

March 7, 2016, Posted In MBA Visit
Marc

Are you excited to move forward with your MBA applications? After narrowing down your search to a handful of programs, it is time to start thinking about visiting. Many applicants wonder if it is necessary to travel to each school, some quite far away, in the application process. But visiting a school can offer key […]

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Q&A with a current PhD student

March 6, 2016, Posted In Grad School Planning
Marc

Jacqueline McDermott is a PhD Candidate in Cell and Molecular Biology within the Life Sciences Department at Brandeis University. She holds a B.S. in Biology, with minors in Biochemistry and Spanish, from Hofstra University. How does being a PhD candidate differ from being a college undergraduate? The biggest differences between being a college undergraduate and […]

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Are MBA programs a good investment?

February 29, 2016, Posted In MBA Strategy
Marc

You may hesitate when considering whether or not to pursue your MBA because of the rising cost of the degree. But an MBA will increase your hireability and position you for higher, long-term earning potential. Here are three reasons why an MBA is worth it: • Gain additional skills in your field. You can focus […]

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Picking an MBA concentration

February 22, 2016, Posted In MBA Admissions
Marc

Getting your MBA is a significant and important step in your career. The knowledge that you gain from your two years of study will propel you to new heights in the workplace and beyond. The first year of most MBA programs usually offers core classes, while the second year gives students an opportunity to focus […]

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