Getting To Know One-Year MBA Programs In The US

By - Sep 29, 10:31 AM   Comments [0]

The attractions of attending a rapid, pared-down and intensified one-year MBA program: It takes less time. It costs less. It requires less time out of the work force. Completing B-School in one year offers not only the best ROI you can get, but also the quickest. Folks who go through one-year programs...

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Ask the AdCom: What’s Your Favorite Restaurant Near Campus?

By - Sep 29, 07:55 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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Should Business Schools Require Longer Admissions Essays?

By - Sep 29, 07:17 AM   Comments [0]

Do some MBA applicants want longer admissions essays? Get to know the students in Columbia’s Business School’s class of MBA students, learn about the latest application trends, and find out why some applicants favor longer admissions essays. Here is everything that’s trending in the world of...

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Takeaways From P&Q’s Interview With HBS’s New Admissions Director

By - Sep 29, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions In his first year on the job, Harvard Business School‘s new Managing Director of Admissions and Financial Aid is well into admissions season. The Round 1 application deadline has come and gone, and Chad Losee’s team is busy starting to piece together...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 29)

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Math A certain colony of bacteria doubles every morning while every evening 1000 bacteria die. If by the end of the third day the number of bacteria was 0, what was the original size of the colony? A. 825 B. 850 C. 875 D. 910 E. 950 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer...

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Exploring the Haas MBA: An Interview with Peter Johnson [Episode 173]

By - Sep 28, 14:43 PM   Comments [0]

Our guest today is Peter Johnson, Assistant Dean of the Full-Time MBA Program and Admissions at Haas School of Management. He has been on the admissions team almost continually at Haas since 2004, becoming the director in 2006 and the Assistant Dean of Admissions in...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 28)

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Math Is ? (1) and (2) and Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable...

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3 Keys to Choosing MBA Recommenders

By - Sep 28, 00:34 AM   Comments [0]

In the fierce competition among well-qualified MBA applicants to get a coveted admissions interview, recommendations have become increasingly important. However, the trend among b-schools to impose standardized questions and word-count limits has added to the challenge faced by applicants striving to leverage their recommendations. The biggest...

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How to Know When You’re Ready for GRE Test Day

By - Sep 27, 15:12 PM   Comments [0]

The whole point of GRE prep is, of course, to be ready for GRE test day. But how do you know when you’re ready? How do you know when you’ve had enough prep? Many people who take the GRE before they’re truly ready have the wrong...

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Write an MBA Goals Essays that Turns the Adcom into Your Cheerleaders!

By - Sep 27, 15:06 PM   Comments [0]

By following the advice in the previous post you can create goals that are clear, credible, and convincing, but they won’t necessarily be exciting. They won’t make the adcom reader think as she reads, “Wow, it would be great if he could do that!” And...

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