10 INSIDER TIPS FOR B-SCHOOL ADMISSIONS

By - May 27, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

Matt Symonds is a Director of Fortuna Admissions and regular contributor to Poets and Quants. The following is adapted from his original article posted May 9, 2016. A great GPA and spectacular GMAT score are no guarantee of acceptance in the world’s top MBA programs....

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Targeted Advice for MIT Sloan Applicants

By - May 27, 09:47 AM   Comments [0]

Is MIT Sloan School of Management on your short list of target schools for this fall’s MBA application season? It’s a phenomenal, highly academic program that draws on the MIT culture at large to offer cutting-edge classes and services, recruit acclaimed faculty, and foster collaborative...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 27)

By - May 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Product A is 10 percent more expensive than Product B. Product B is 10 percent cheaper than Product C. If the price of the Product C is $300, how much cheaper is Product B than Product A? A. $2.00 B. $3.00 C. $9.00 D. $15.00 E. $27.00 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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Stanford GSB Names Jonathan Levin New Dean

By - May 26, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

A Stanford GSB news article states that Jonathan Levin, former chair of the Stanford Department of Economics, will replace the top business school's current dean, Garth Saloner, as of September 1, 2016. Saloner resigned after serving as dean for the last seven years. Levin, a renowned...

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Cornell Receives $25M Donation To Expand MBA Program

By - May 26, 11:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management has received a $25 million gift from alumnus David Breazzano, one of the largest donations ever made to business education at Cornell. Breazzano’s gift will help fund the state-of-the-art, six-story classroom and office complex currently under construction in...

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New Dean Appointed at Ross School of Business

By - May 26, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ross names one of its most popular professors as their new dean. There’s a new dean at one top business schools, the deans of two other top-ranked MBA programs talk about what it takes to get in and succeed, and NFL players are given an opportunity...

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Ross School of Business 2016 Essay Tips and Application Deadlines

By - May 26, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has released their 2016-2017 MBA application, including deadlines and essay questions. The Ross School of Business application deadlines are: – Round One: October 3 – Round Two: January 2 – Round Three: March 20 Ross has two required essay...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 26)

By - May 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If and are prime numbers, what is ? (1) is a prime number. (2) Both and are less than 5. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse...

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LinkedIn and Your Application, Part 2

By - May 25, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, I talked about the importance of updating your LinkedIn profile and shared tips for a strong Headline and Summary. Today, I’m going to address the Experience and Education sections of a powerful LinkedIn profile. Experience LinkedIn allows you to list every position you’ve...

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Emory MBA Program Fall 2017 Application Deadlines

By - May 25, 10:58 AM   Comments [0]

The Goizueta Business School at Emory University has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2016-2017 admissions season. They are as follows: Round 1 Application due: October 14, 2016 Decision released: December 1, 2016 Round 2 Application due: November 11, 2016 Decision released: January 26, 2017 Round 3 Application due: January 4, 2017 Decision...

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