Sports, Media, and an MBA: NYU Stern Student Shares His Story

By - Sep 23, 15:16 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with a second year MBA student at NYU Stern, Danny Breslauer. Accepted: We'd like to get to know...

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Why Your MBA Friends Are Not Always the Best People to Review Your Essays

By - Sep 23, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Last year I had a client who called me panicking - “I showed my applications to several co-workers and they completely tore apart my essays!  What do I do??” This applicant had a really amazing story (he got into everywhere he applied, by the way)....

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Michigan Ross Director Calms Common Applicant Concerns

By - Sep 23, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to a top-tier business school is a time of high anxiety for many MBA hopefuls. With such fiercely competitive admission rates, it’s only natural that candidates might feel vulnerable about their chances. Plus, going for an MBA is a huge and expensive decision, so how do...

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Why Your MBA Friends Are Not Always the Best People to Review Your Essays

By - Sep 23, 09:19 AM   Comments [0]

Last year I had a client who called me panicking - “I showed my applications to several co-workers and they completely tore apart my essays!  What do I do??” This applicant had a really amazing story (he got into everywhere he applied, by the way)....

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Inside the Black Box: What Happens After You Hit “Submit”

By - Sep 23, 08:02 AM   Comments [0]

A month or so ago, we at Vantage Point Admissions shared information on the composition of the adcoms at some of the top schools.  Knowing your audience is absolutely critical and can make the difference between getting in, or getting dinged. So, it’s crucial that...

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Business School Dean Placed on Administrative Leave

By - Sep 23, 07:44 AM   Comments [0]

Scandal rocks the administration at Syracuse’s MBA program. Meet the entering MBA class at the University of Virginia, learn what Fisher College of Business has to offer students, and find out why one business school dean was placed on leave by the administration. Catch all...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 23)

By - Sep 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the area of parallelogram ? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable price. Save @...

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Kaplan GMAT Premier 2017 Book Review

By - Sep 22, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re wondering whether you should by the newest version of the Kaplan GMAT prep book, then you’ve come to the right place. Kaplan GMAT prep has come out with the GMAT Premier 2017 with 6 Practice Tests book, the newest in their arsenal of...

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Ask the AdCom: Reading Recommendations

By - Sep 22, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with our second installment of our new weekly column “Ask the AdCom.” We know MBA applicants love to get information straight from the source, and in this space we’ll be sharing tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business...

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Land Your Score: Analytical Writing Assessment Style Tips

By - Sep 22, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land shares style tips to hone your language skills. In an earlier post, I shared tips for planning and executing an excellent GMAT essay for the Analytical Writing Assessment. Here are a few style pointers to help you land that high score. The AWA is about...

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