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Mission Admission: Be Sincere—the MBA Admissions Committee Will Believe You

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. Candidates are often skeptical about whether MBA admissions committees will believe their stories. After all, is anyone available to corroborate that what made the difference in a particular situation was truly you—that you had that particular innovative idea? The response to this concern … Read More →

Mission Admission: Do I Need to Know Alumni?

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. We find that because the overall pool of MBA candidates is so anonymous, many applicants believe that even the tiniest negative difference that exists between them and other candidates could represent a huge disadvantage. For example, an applicant who … Read More →

Mission Admission: I Did Well on the GMAT, but My AWA Score Is Low!

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. You completed a GMAT prep course, studied hard, and finally “nailed” the exam. However, you later learn that your score on the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA), the essay portion of the GMAT, is low. Should you panic? In short, the … Read More →

January 3, 2017

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Mission Admission: Start Advancing Your Personal Goals Now

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. As we have previously discussed in this blog series, it is never too late to improve your business school candidacy by engaging in community activities. Today, we send a similar message with regard to personal leadership—you always have time to take … Read More →

December 27, 2016

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Mission Admission: Be on Your Best Behavior When Visiting Campus!

Mission Admission is a series of MBA admission tips; a new one is posted each Tuesday. We encourage MBA candidates to visit their target schools, because doing so can not only make a positive impression on the admissions committee, but also give candidates the opportunity to personalize their applications (essays and interviews, in particular—depending on … Read More →

December 20, 2016

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