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How to Nail Your 2020–2021 UNC Kenan-Flagler Application Essays

UNC Kenan-Flagler’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion is highlighted in a new essay question that addresses this topic.  Keep Kenan-Flagler’s core values of excellence, leadership, integrity, community, and teamwork in mind as you consider your responses to the program’s essay questions. Here are the published deadlines for UNC Kenan-Flagler for 2020–2021.

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How to Stand Out in Your Kenan-Flagler Essays

While UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Full Time MBA application has gone live for the 2019/20 season with slightly different essay questions, the key things that UNC Kenan-Flagler is looking for does not appear to have changed. If anything, the change to the second question about providing an example of how you upheld a core value gives UNC…

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How to Get into UNC Kenan-Flagler

The UNC Kenan-Flagler brand emphasizes the “&” to show a duality of excellence. “The Bottom Line & The Greater Good,” “IQ & EQ,” and “Tradition & Innovation.” Kenan-Flagler has a long tradition as a premier center for business education, yet it continues to innovate.

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Kenan-Flagler MBA Essay Tips for 2018-2019

While UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Full Time MBA application has gone live for the 2018/2019 season with slightly different essay questions, the key things that UNC Kenan-Flagler is looking for does not appear to have changed. If anything, the change to the second question about providing an example of how you upheld a core value gives UNC…

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MBAnalysis Blog: Part of a Family Business? An MBA is Right for You! (Part 1)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]An estimated 80% of all businesses are considered to be family businesses to some degree. Unsurprisingly, the vast majority of business schools have one or more courses focused on the unique challenges of running a business that means a whole lot more to you than making money. If you are already working in a family…

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UNC Kenan-Flagler: 2 Essays, 6 Things to Keep in Mind

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] UNC Kenan-Flagler is guided by a set of core values, which includes Excellence, Leadership, Integrity, Community and Teamwork. As you approach Kenan-Flagler’s essays, provide examples of how you live these values. Please describe your short and long term goals post-MBA. Explain how your professional experience has shaped these goals, why this career option appeals…

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MBA March Madness

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] March Madness is underway! While it is universally understood that basketball is the meaning of this, for many involved with MBA programs, there is a lot of madness in March! For those working on the admissions side, staffers are poring over thousands of applications to make R2 decisions. This is also the month that…

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How to Approach the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Essays

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] While there is much innovation in the Kenan-Flagler MBA program, the essay prompts have remained fairly constant and very approachable. They are straightforward and to the point – your answers should be too. UNC Kenan-Flagler is guided by a set of core values which includes Excellence, Leadership, Integrity, Community and Teamwork. UNC’s website gives…

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