UC Berkeley Haas 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 3, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

Haas’ application this year has relatively minor changes. It replaced last year’s #1, which was a somewhat artsy question about a song that expresses who you are, with a straightforward question about a transformational experience. The other significant change is that Haas provides word length...

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MBA Trends at Harvard Business School and Beyond

By - Jul 3, 05:04 AM   Comments [0]

The shift to fewer and shorter MBA essays has taken hold across the elite business schools of the United States, and the Wall Street Journal published two interesting articles yesterday exploring the changes afoot at MBA programs this season. In Adam Rubenfire‘s article, Want to Get...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 3): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) A number of light bulbs were purchased to illuminate a gym. However, only of them were needed. The extra 160 light bulbs were returned. 60% percent of their cost, or $96, was reimbursed. How much money was spent on illuminating the gym? (A) 360 (B)...

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Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays- Week # 7- Tip # 7

By - Jul 2, 20:51 PM   Comments [0]

                                                                                     Do Not Use Passive Voice When narrating your personal and professional stories, make sure to be personal. Your experiences and accomplishments, irrespective of how impressive they are, will fail to make an impression on the reader if they are written in passive voice. I often...

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Why Write A Blog Post Series on MBA Goals?

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“Why Write A Blog Post Series on Goals?” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. A few years ago, in the good old days when Wharton still offered feedback to rejected applicants, I talked with...

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How often to take GMAT practice exams

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I speak with students daily about study strategies for the GMAT and am always impressed by their motivation — everyone wants to ‘beat’ this exam! It should not come as a surprise that you’ll need more than just motivation to test well.

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2014-2015 Deadlines at Cornell’s Johnson School

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Cornell University’s Johnson School has announced the application deadlines for the 2014-2015 MBA admissions season. Round 1 Deadline: October 1, 2014 Notification: December 17, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 7, 2015 Notification: March 25, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: March 11, 2015 Notification: May 13, 2015 Applications need to be submitted by 11:59 PM Eastern Time...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 2): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) How many distinct integers are factors of 90? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 10 (E) 12 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals thanks to Kaplan’s unparalleled test...

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Oxford MBA 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essays

By - Jul 1, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has announced the deadlines and essay questions for the MBA class entering in Fall 2015. Stage 1 Deadline: September 15, 2014 Decision: October 17, 2014 Stage 2 Deadline: October 31, 2014 Decision: December 5, 2014 Stage 3 Deadline: January 9, 2015 Decision: February 27, 2015 Stage 4 Deadline: March 13,...

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Summer Savings Continue – Only 2 More Weeks to Save 10%

By - Jul 1, 13:33 PM   Comments [0]

Our super summer 10% off sale continues for two more weeks through Tuesday, July 15, 2014. If you’d like to work one-on-one with an experienced admissions consultant, then NOW is the time to purchase services. 10% off can save you hundreds of dollars!* Please review our...

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