How to Apply Successfully to the Yale Silver Scholars Program

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EXPARTUS MBA Admissions In May, Yale’s Silver Scholars program celebrated its 15th year and its 100th graduate. Silver Scholars is a way for graduating seniors to apply to Yale School of Management’s MBA program straight out of college. Unlike Harvard 2+2 and Stanford’s deferred enrollment program...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 14)

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Math If the price increased by from 2001 to 2002 and by from 2002 to 2003, what is the percentage increase from 2001 to 2003? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your...

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Why Write a Series About MBA Goals?

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A few years ago, in the good old days when Wharton still offered feedback to rejected applicants, I talked with a potential client who happened to be reapplying to Wharton. I asked him whether he’d obtained feedback on his application, and he said yes. Well? “Actually...

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5 Pointers for Projecting Professionalism in Your Statement of Purpose

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In my previous post, I discussed the importance of maintaining an appropriate tone in your admissions essay, and provided tips for checking your tone, specifically for finding a confident tone and avoiding arrogance. Once again, “tone” refers to a writer’s attitude toward their subject (and their...

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Spotting redundancy in GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Sep 13, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

You probably know that the GMAT hates redundancy. The question is: what is redundant and what is not?

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GMAT Tuesday: Must Know Idioms #18

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Put on your vocabulary hats! It’s time to learn more idioms. In this video we’ll look at the idiomatic phrases involving responsible, ranging, agreeing, and defined. Transcript Hello! Welcome to GMAT Tuesdays. You know how everyone says you can hold a shell up to your ear and...

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4 Bad Reasons to Skip Applying for B-School

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This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. Self-sabotage is any behavior or emotion that keeps individuals from going after something they want. This mental safety mechanism keeps them in their comfort zone and protects against disappointment, but it also prevents people...

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Business Education Increasingly Common Among Billionaires

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Does being a business school graduate give you a better shot at becoming a billionaire? One business school sees big ROI on a daring idea, MBAs are becoming more common among billionaires, and the incoming class at Michigan Ross enjoys new campus renovations. Catch all the...

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Haas MBA Class of 2018

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EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Last month, University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business welcomed a cohort of 252 MBA students to campus with Week Zero, a series of orientation activities. Small by top B-school standards, the class was drawn from a pool of 4,031 applications. Haas’s...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 13)

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Math If the diameter of a compact disk is 14 cm and the diameter of the hole in the center of the disk is 2 cm, what is the area of the compact disk? A. B. C. D. E....

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