The Election is Over – Time to Get Moving on Round 2 Applications

By - Nov 11, 16:21 PM   Comments [0]

You have approximately two months before the round two MBA application deadlines. So it’s time to un-glue yourself from the news, excuse yourself from the continued debates, and focus your attention on your own future - business school. With the holidays coming-up, round two deadlines sneak up...

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Ask the AdCom: What’s a Popular Annual Activity?

By - Nov 11, 11:12 AM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with another installment of “Ask the AdCom,” where we share a wide range of tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business schools. Since AdCom members are human, too, we know our readers will enjoy seeing  a different side of what makes...

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New Dean Talks About Ross’s MBA Future

By - Nov 11, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% This year, Scott DeRue left his position as professor at University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business to become the youngest dean in the history of the school. While DeRue is only a few months into the job, he is already giving indications...

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Columbia Business School Announces Changes to Curriculum

By - Nov 11, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

During Columbia Business School’s Start-Ups Week held earlier this month, the Eugene Lang Center for Entrepreneurship kicked off the event by announcing they are reorganizing its entrepreneurship curriculum to help students better choose their areas of interest and plan their future career paths. For the uninitiated, Start-Ups...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 11)

By - Nov 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the sum of all common divisors of 48 and 36? A. 22 B. 24 C. 26 D. 27 E. 28 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal After reviewing a recent survey into parenthood, psychologists claimed that the majority of parents believed that...

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UVA Darden Executive MBA Application Tips and Deadlines

By - Nov 10, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

Given that the Darden EMBA application presents only one essay question to answer, the balance of your application – the online form, the resume, the recommendations, the interview – all carry more weight than they do in most EMBA applications that contain several questions (usually...

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10 Common Mistakes Made in B-School Essays 

By - Nov 10, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re looking to create a winning MBA application, the absolute best place to shine a spotlight on your goals and accomplishments is in the required essay questions. After all, life provides ample source material—innovations, successes, ethical dilemmas, workplace conflicts–that you can mine for essay...

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Business School Receives $15M for Veterans’ Tuition

By - Nov 10, 09:59 AM   Comments [0]

How important is the MBA essay to your application? One business school is hoping that a new program will attract more applications from veterans, while other schools shift to teaching in the real world. Meet the newest class at Mendoza—and learn why you should be authentic...

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Is There a Chicago Booth MBA in Your Future?

By - Nov 10, 02:23 AM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that question with a resounding “yes,” then you’ll want to join us for Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, a webinar that airs live on Wednesday, November 16th at 10am PT/1pm ET and at 5pm PT/8pm ET. Reserve your spot for Get...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 10)

By - Nov 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A sequence is defined as follows: If is a positive integer, then how many of the first 100 terms of this sequence are less than 0.891? A. 7 B. 8 C. 9 D. 10 E. 12 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse...

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