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10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 7

by Scott Shrum on June 27, 2010

This article is part of Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide to Great [...]


10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 6

by Scott Shrum on June 24, 2010

This article is part of Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide to Great [...]


Revealing Your Passion Through the Admissions Process

by Linda Abraham on June 23, 2010

When adcoms say they’re looking for passion in b-school applications, they’re not expecting you to ramble on for pages about your love affair with chocolate, [...]


My Journey to B-School (Part 2: Deadlines, Branding, and Interviews)

by Cathi Kelly on June 22, 2010

In my last article on June 5th, I shared some of my experiences from my road to business school.  From taking the GMAT, to evaluating [...]


10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 5

by Scott Shrum on June 20, 2010

This article is part of Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide to Great [...]


10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 4

by Scott Shrum on June 13, 2010

Over the next few weeks we will unveil Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide [...]


What To Do If You’re an Indian IT Male (and Applying To B-School), and Other Dilemmas

by Linda Abraham on June 12, 2010

I recently received a question—or more of a complaint—from a client who was concerned with his status as an Indian IT male. This individual was [...]


Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Approaching the Career Goals Essay

by Clear Admit on June 6, 2010

With application deadlines for the coming year already starting to be released by some schools, there are applicants who are eager to get started on [...]


10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 3

by Scott Shrum on June 5, 2010

Over the next few weeks we will unveil Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide to [...]


10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 2

by Scott Shrum on June 1, 2010

Over the next few weeks we will unveil Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide to Great [...]


The Importance of Vision: Setting MBA Goals

by Linda Abraham on May 31, 2010

Last week we talked about how important it is to think in advance about your MBA goals. Today we’re going to delve a little deeper [...]


10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay: Step 1

by Scott Shrum on May 25, 2010

Over the next few weeks we will unveil Veritas Prep’s 10 Steps to the Perfect Admissions Essay, adapted from the Veritas Prep Guide to Great [...]


MBA Class of 2013: Get ready…get set…go!

by Linda Abraham on May 23, 2010

Yes, you still have quite some time before MBA applications for next year are due, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t—or shouldn’t—get ready now. [...]


Help! I Don’t Have Any Extra-Curricular Activities to Write About!

by Linda Abraham on May 16, 2010

It’s around this time of year when MBA applicants who plan to apply to b-school next year begin to evaluate their profiles. So it’s no [...]