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Indian Student Perspectives: How Business School Can Help You Find the Right Job in the U.S.

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I have spent the last three years chatting often with potential business school students from India as director of the region for Fuqua. Again and again, I heard candidates say much of the value proposition of an MBA from a … Continue reading

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A Partner Perspective on Fuqua

The MBA experience is a wild ride. For two short years, students are engulfed in a whirlwind of learning, recruiting, and networking, all in pursuit of their dreams. To ensure success in the end, it is imperative that students begin … Continue reading

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Applying to U.S. Business Schools from the Middle East

A True/False Exam What do the GMAT, GPAs and VISA requirements have in common? Well, the answer could be many things, but for the sake of this blog, these are three areas that frequently are on the mind of prospective … Continue reading

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Tips for Waitlisted Applicants

You have sent updates on changes in job status, new test scores, additional coursework, and community activities. You are in regular contact with your waitlist counselor. You have done everything possible to enhance your candidacy, and now you are anxiously … Continue reading

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When is the Right Time for Business School?

Tips for Chinese students Interested in business school but not sure when and where to apply? Do you feel you have enough work experience to now take the plunge into the world of an MBA education? As the Regional Director … Continue reading

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How an International MBA Helps Indian Family Businesses

To state it plainly, there is no greater entrepreneurial environment than India. And whether in country or abroad, Indians have a demonstrated talent for starting and running successful businesses. Yet once Indian businesses reach a certain level of size and … Continue reading

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The European Bias: Myth Busting U.S. Business Schools

This post is aimed at prospective students from Europe. If you’re from Europe, you’ve probably heard all the reasons the United States is not the place to go for an MBA. The assertions might include that your classmates will all … Continue reading

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Indian Applicants: How to Brand Yourself in the Admissions Process

The below is a version of the original article that first appeared in Education Times, The Times of India. It is aimed at prospective students from India. Thinking about getting your MBA and applying to a U.S. school? If yes, … Continue reading

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