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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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    MBA Admissions: Is Age Just a Number?

    MBA Admissions: Is Age Just a Number?

    by on August 23rd, 2017

    Transcript Judith: I’m Judith Silverman Hodara, a founder and director at Fortuna Admissions, which is a boutique MBA admissions consulting firm. So excited to have with us today Cassandra Pittman. Cassandra has both … Read More

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    How to Mitigate a Weak GPA or GMAT Score

    How to Mitigate a Weak GPA or GMAT Score

    by on August 19th, 2017

    If you’re worried about low GRE or GMAT scores or GPA, there are still a few things you can do. This 6-minute conversation between Fortuna Director Caroline Diarte Edwards and Expert Coach Jessica Chung, former UCLA … 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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    Why Diversity Matters in Your B-School Education

    Why Diversity Matters in Your B-School Education

    by on July 9th, 2017

    In the globalized world we live in today, diversity will be part of your life the minute you start your professional career. In this video, hear why you should consider the benefits of a diverse classroom when choosing a … Read More

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    International vs. the US? One- vs. Two-Year? How to Choose the Right MBA for You

    International vs. the US? One- vs. Two-Year? How to Choose the Right MBA for You

    by on July 7th, 2017

    When it comes to applying for your MBA, there’s a lot more to consider than school reputation. What about international versus US schools? And how does a one-year program compare to two years? In this 8-minute vlog, … Read More

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    How to Plan for Your MBA Career Goals

    How to Plan for Your MBA Career Goals

    by on June 21st, 2017

    In this short video blog, Catherine and Caroline discuss what it takes to create a compelling career vision for the MBA application, along with the steps to take and questions to ask yourself in the early planning … 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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    Can You Leverage MBA Scholarship Offers?

    Can You Leverage MBA Scholarship Offers?

    by on June 4th, 2017

    In our second vlog post on the topic of navigating MBA decisions, Catherine and Caroline discuss this fortuitous yet tricky issue: You’ve been accepted by your dream school, but have a scholarship offer from another … 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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    You’ve Been Waitlisted. Now What?

    You’ve Been Waitlisted. Now What?

    by on May 21st, 2017

    You’ve been waitlisted at your dream school, but you have offers of acceptance elsewhere. What do you do now? Our Fortuna experts, Caroline Diarte Edwards (former INSEAD Director of Admissions) and Catherine Tuttle … Read More

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