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    Want BeatTheGMAT to Pay for Your GMAT?

    Want BeatTheGMAT to Pay for Your GMAT?

    by on September 29th, 2017

    BeatTheGMAT is excited to announce a series of free contests for members of the BTG community. The first contest is currently drawing entries right NOW and you can enter for free simply by registering and posting in the … Read More

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    How to Get into the Top B-Schools

    How to Get into the Top B-Schools

    by on September 21st, 2017

    In this video, Michelle Miller, CEO at ARINGO Americas, shares valuable tips into successfully applying to top b-schools. Read More

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    Tips for a Compelling MBA ‘Goals’ Essay

    Tips for a Compelling MBA ‘Goals’ Essay

    by on September 18th, 2017

    Even if you graduated from a top school with a killer GPA and have a 760 GMAT, you need to NAIL your essays to earn a seat at a top MBA program. In this webinar, former admissions committee member, Susan Cera, Director … Read More

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    5 Strategies to Improve Your GMAT Score by 60+ Points

    5 Strategies to Improve Your GMAT Score by 60+ Points

    by on August 25th, 2017

    In this video, Laura Leszcynski, PrepScholar GMAT Director and Wharton MBA Alumnus, and Erika John, PrepScholar GMAT Content Manager, will be outlining the five most effective strategies you can start using NOW to … Read More

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    Pick Your OWN Top 10 MBA Programs

    Pick Your OWN Top 10 MBA Programs

    by on August 9th, 2017

    When building a list of MBA programs you might apply, don’t rely solely on published rankings. In this video, Senior MBA Admissions Counselor and MIT Sloan alumni Harold Simansky and Director of MBA Admissions and … Read More

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    How to Fund Your MBA

    How to Fund Your MBA

    by on August 1st, 2017

    Now that you are heading to your MBA program in the fall, it’s time to focus on how to pay for it. In this video, Dave Carter from CommonBond discusses the ins and outs of paying for your MBA—including looking at … Read More

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    M7 B-Schools: What Does It Take?

    M7 B-Schools: What Does It Take?

    by on July 15th, 2017

    The M7 are the super-elite business schools considered to have the world’s best MBA programs. The competition begins across the trifecta of GPA, GMAT and work experience, but ultimately, landing a coveted seat in … Read More

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    Write Your Way into HBS: MBA Essay Dos and Don’ts

    Write Your Way into HBS: MBA Essay Dos and Don’ts

    by on June 13th, 2017

    Larry King once said: “Write. Rewrite. When not writing or rewriting, read. I know of no shortcuts.” The same can be said about the MBA application process. Crafting responses for your dream school’s essay … Read More

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    4 Steps to a 5-Star Recommendation Letter

    4 Steps to a 5-Star Recommendation Letter

    by on May 27th, 2017

    Want to be admitted to a top MBA program for 2018? In this video, Stratus MBA Admissions Counselor, Donna Bauman, a former admissions committee member, provides insight into how to approach getting 5-star … Read More

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    MBA Strategy 101: Why MBA? Why Now?

    MBA Strategy 101: Why MBA? Why Now?

    by on April 8th, 2017

    Every adcom wants to know: “Why an MBA? Why now?” In this video, Susan Cera, Director of MBA Admissions at Stratus Admissions Counseling, shares the importance of self-reflection and clear career direction … Read More

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    How to Get into H/S/W with an Imperfect Profile

    How to Get into H/S/W with an Imperfect Profile

    by on March 17th, 2017

    Nobody is perfect. When applying to top MBA programs, there are things you can do to address your imperfections. In this video, Susan Cera, Director of MBA Admissions at Stratus Admissions Counseling, shares insider … Read More

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    It’s Application Season! Here’s What You Need to Know

    It’s Application Season! Here’s What You Need to Know

    by on February 12th, 2017

    2017 is here! So if you haven’t started your MBA applications yet—now is the time. Nick Rambo and Tom Bates, from the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, offer advice and share tips on how to … Read More

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    B-School Selection 101: Choosing the MBA Program That’s Right for You

    B-School Selection 101: Choosing the MBA Program That’s Right for You

    by on December 23rd, 2016

    Harold Simansky of Stratus Prep shares the ins and outs of deciding which business schools you should apply to based on a wide variety of factors including school ranking, culture, courses, and your own likelihood of … Read More

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    43 Days Until R2 Deadlines: What Should YOU Be Doing

    43 Days Until R2 Deadlines: What Should YOU Be Doing

    by on November 29th, 2016

    In this video, Susan Cera, Director of MBA Counseling at Stratus Prep, covers what you need to be doing week by week through the end of the year for admission in Round 2. Read More

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