10 Tips for Better Essay Writing

By - May 8, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

Want to show the adcom that you are a master of the written word, someone who knows how to convey their thoughtful experiences and insightful ideas eloquently? Then it's time you brush up on your basic writing skills with the following 10 tips: 1. Express yourself...

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Motherhood and the MBA

By - May 6, 06:47 AM   Comments [0]

While it’s true that going to business school with children in tow is no cake walk, many MBA moms are finding more resources and support on campus than ever before. With Mother’s Day coming up, I wanted to share this post on being a student...

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Wharton Expands Data and Analytics Training

By - May 6, 04:54 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Big data is changing the way businesses operate, and top B-schools are starting to take note. This week, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wharton‘s recent shift toward making data a central part of their curriculum, including by adding a new MBA major....

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 6)

By - May 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math There are three lamps in a hall. If each lamp can be switched on and off independently, in how many ways can the hall be illuminated? (The hall is illuminated when at least one of the lamps is on.) A. 5 B. 6 C. 7 D. 8 E. 9 Question Discussion...

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Intro to GMAT Word Problems, Part 2: Assigning Variables

By - May 5, 14:01 PM   Comments [0]

This article is continued from the first, on “Translating from Words to Math.”  First of all, here are four word problems that present issues with assigning variables. 1) Each month, after Jill pays for rent, utilities, food, and other necessary expenses, she has one fifth of...

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Past Perfect on GMAT Sentence Correction

By - May 5, 13:58 PM   Comments [0]

When we speak of one past event that happened before another past event, one way to denote the earlier event is by use of the past perfect tense.  When should we use the past perfect, and when is it not required?  This is a tricky...

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MBA Admissions Rejection, Getting Waitlisted

By - May 5, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

What should you do if you get dinged or waitlisted? From a declining MBA education market in India to possible strategies for waitlisted applicants—catch all the trending business school stories here. MBA admissions rejection The toughest part of applying to business school is undoubtedly rejection. You scored high...

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6 Things You Can Do Now to Increase Your MBA Admissions Chances

By - May 5, 04:38 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% There’s some luck involved in MBA admissions, but that doesn’t mean you have to just throw the dice and wait to see how things turn out. There are a lot of things in your control you can do to make sure the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 5)

By - May 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Set consists of all prime integers less than 10. If a number is selected from set at random and then another number, not necessarily different, is selected from set at random, what is the probability that...

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Wharton MBA Student, Single Mom, Entrepreneur

By - May 4, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

With Mother’s Day coming up, this week’s show features a mother, MBA student, and entrepreneur. Meet Divinity Matovu, founder of MBA Mama [1:04] Divinity grew up in Wisconsin, attended USC (where she majored in Political Science and African American Studies), and got bit by the social impact and...

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