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Polishing Your Work to Make it Shine

By Ryan Hickey + updated on August 23rd, 2011

A lot of the work is done. You’ve finished writing your admissions essay, academic paper, or personal statement, and the sense of relief that you are experiencing is a welcome change from the pressure and anxiety that you had while writing. But the most important work remains to be done: if there are grammatical errors [...]

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EssayEdge Updates: Editor Profiles and More MBA Essay Prompt Breakdowns

By Ryan Hickey + updated on August 9th, 2011

Today, I’d like to use this space to point out some things that are happening over at With the 2011-2012 application season about to shift into high gear, we’re working very hard and are excited to share some updates with you. First off, we’re pleased to announce that you can learn more about some [...]

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Keeping it Personal

By Ryan Hickey + updated on August 4th, 2011

Your personal statement is precisely that: it is unique to you.  But after having read countless examples of personal statements, you’re probably wondering how best to set yours apart. There are many effective strategies, but today’ we’re going to focus on just three of them in this post. Facts, Facts, Facts: They Distinguish You An [...]

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