Guest Post, Tips

Don't Quit Your Day Job: 4 Ways to Fit in Test Prep While Working Full-Time

Posted by David Recine on 27 October 2016 / 1 Comment

Are you a working, adult professional with their eyes set on getting your MBA degree? If so, one of your biggest challenges when applying will be finding the time to study for entrance exams while you’re working full-time. But it can be done! Let’s look at a few ways you can make sure you’re able to prepare for your entrance exams while still meeting your work responsibilities.

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Tips

6 Tips for MBA Admissions Success

Posted by Sarah Swan on 01 July 2016 / 1 Comment

So, you want to get your MBA? Make sure to follow The MBA Tour’s 6 tips for success! 

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Application, Q & A, Tips

Join #TheMBATOURCHAT Twitter Chat on Thursday July 7!

Posted by TheMBATour on 22 June 2016 / 1 Comment

Have application and admissions questions? Join us @TheMBATour and featured business schools on Thursday, July 7 at 12pm ET, 9am PT!

This summer are you ready to take your career to the next level? Will you be applying to MBA programs, visiting campuses, attending The MBA Tour Conferences?

Join @TheMBATour, Saint John's NYC, Syracuse, Chicago Booth, Georgia Tech, SMU, William & Mary, UC Riverside, UCLA, Boston College, UConn, Mercer University, and HKUST!

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Events, Tips

Meeting Admissions Directors: How to Make a Great Impression

Posted by Stephanie Millner on 13 June 2016 / 0 Comments

You’re dressed in your best business attire, you have a flawless resume in hand, and you’re ready to network! Yet, when you approach the booth for your dream school your mind draws a blank. What do you say? How do you make the best first impression?

Meeting Admissions Directors face-to-face can be intimidating, but if you prepare ahead and follow these tips it will easily become second nature.

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Guest Post, Tips

Courtney's 5 Tips For Prospective MBA Students

Posted by Courtney Cannon-Booth on 12 May 2016 / 0 Comments

Courtney Cannon-Booth, a current MBA student (Class of 2016) at Boston College's Carroll School of Management and a Senior Community Investment Specialist at Comcast, shares her top 5 tips for prospective MBA students. Read Courtney's advice on researching programs, class participation, networking, and making the most out of your MBA. 

As a young professional who is almost done spending four long (yet satisfying) years on getting an MBA, I often get a lot of questions from others considering this opportunity. Is it worth it? Where are you going? Do you like it? Do you have any suggestions? An incredible amount of time and money goes into getting a second degree, so you certainly don’t want to waste either of those resources choosing the wrong program. There are countless tips and tricks I could give to those that ask, and it often ends up being a longer conversation than they probably asked for, however I can never stress enough how important it is to find a program that supports you, your goals, and your schedule. Although it was hard to narrow down the list, these five tips can point any current MBA prospect in the right direction:

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Application, Tips

5 Ways to Stay Sane While Waiting for an Admissions Decision

Posted by Stephanie Millner on 08 April 2016 / 0 Comments

Congratulations, you've submitted your application! Now what? 

After countless months of GMAT prep, essay writing, interviews, and school visits you finally have some time on your hands--which can be the last thing you want while waiting for an admissions decision. If you find yourself checking your email or mailbox multiple times a day looking for that decision letter, it's time to start taking action.

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Tips

Top Tips for Meeting an MBA Admissions Officer Face-to-Face

Posted by TheMBATour on 01 March 2016 / 0 Comments

You’re dressed in your best business attire, you have a flawless resume in hand, and you’re ready to network! Yet, when you approach the booth for your dream school your mind draws a blank. What do you say? How do you make the best first impression?

 Meeting Admissions Officers face-to-face can be intimidating, but if you prepare ahead and follow these tips it will easily become second nature.

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Tips

Top Tips for Meeting an MBA Admissions Officer Face-to-Face

Posted by Sarah Swan on 03 November 2015 / 0 Comments

You’re dressed in your best business attire, you have a flawless resume in hand, and you’re ready to network! Yet, when you approach the booth for your dream school your mind draws a blank. What do you say? How do you make the best first impression?

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Application, Q & A, Tips

Join #TheMBATOURCHAT Twitter Chat on Wednesday Oct. 28

Posted by Sarah Swan on 23 October 2015 / 0 Comments

Have application and admissions questions? Join us @TheMBATour and featured business schools on Wednesday, October 28 at 12pm ET, 9am PT!

This Fall are you ready to take your career to the next level? Will you be applying to MBA programs, visiting campuses, attending The MBA Tour Conferences?

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Alumni, Tips

Alumni Profile: Babson College

Posted by Sarah Swan on 27 August 2015 / 0 Comments

Susan Roberts talks about how she made the most of her time while pursuing an MBA at Babson, and the importance of involvement both within the classroom and on campus.

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