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Travel the World on a Michigan Ross M-Trek

For incoming first-year students at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business who want to get a head start on building friendships within their class or make use of some time off before school begins, the M-Trek program may be just the answer. M-Treks, which were first offered in 1999, are small-group, multiday, outdoor adventure … Read More  

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Be Mindful of Arrogance in Your MBA Application Essays

Business school candidates often fret about striking the right balance between confidence and arrogance in their application essays. For example, you might have difficulty choosing the better choice from between the following statements: Example 1: “At the Stanford GSB, I will take advantage of the newly designed curriculum to…” Example 2: “At the Stanford GSB, I would … Read More  

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What to Do During the Last Two Weeks Before the GMAT

With regard to the GMAT, raw intellectual horsepower helps, but it is not everything. Manhattan Prep’s Stacey Koprince teaches you how to perform at your best on test day by using some common sense. Application season will soon be here again, and many candidates are gearing up to take the GMAT. Are you aware that during the … Read More  

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Learn How to Manage Investment Funds at Darden Capital Management

Many think that because the University of Virginia (UVA) Darden School of Business casts itself as offering a general management program, the school has no specialties. General management, however, is a philosophy that suggests that no business problem can be viewed in isolation—for example, a finance problem relates to marketing, a marketing problem relates to … Read More  

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Approaching Community Service as a Positive Experience

Many MBA aspirants feel that admissions committees have essentially sentenced them to community service in much the same way a judge would sentence a criminal to perform volunteer work. This is far from the truth. If you are slogging through your time as a volunteer, you are certainly not helping yourself or your candidacy. “Time … Read More  

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