Kellogg 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 17, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

In September 2014, Kellogg adopted the mission statement: "Inspiring growth." While the current site does not emphasize that mission, Kellogg's questions still reflect it. The video below explores and clarifies this mission as well as the values Kellogg holds dear. I highly recommend that you watch it to grasp...

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Getting a Student Visa for Your MBA Overseas

By - Jul 17, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

It’s been a long time since travelling between countries was easy. Over the past decade and a half, it’s become harder to obtain the necessary permits to travel abroad – even for graduate level students. And, yes, that applies to prestigious degrees, such as MBAs....

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Know Your Customer: Meet the MBA Admissions Committee

By - Jul 17, 01:59 AM   Comments [0]

Hope everyone's MBA applications are off to a fantastic start!Whether you're in marketing now or aspire to take that first marketing class in business school, you probably already know the value of understanding your customer or target audience. So, to help as you move into...

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Chicago Booth Dean Kumar Named Provost at Johns Hopkins

By - Jul 15, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Johns Hopkins University has announced that Sunil Kumar, dean of the Chicago Booth School of Business, will become its 15th provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, effective September 1, 2016. “Sunil is a proven academic leader with uncompromising standards for excellence, great integrity, and a deep-seated...

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GMAT English for TOEFL Students

By - Jul 15, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT, of course, is given in English.  In fact, the GMAT Verbal section assesses a high level of English usage.  This certainly presents a challenge to folks who are learning English as a second language, and it also presents challenges to American students, native...

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GMAT English

By - Jul 15, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT, of course, is given in English.  In fact, the GMAT Verbal section assesses a high level of English usage.  This certainly presents a challenge to folks who are learning English as a second language, and it also presents challenges to American students, native...

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SBC Survey Results: More MBA Applicants Drawn to Consulting, Swayed by Scholarships

By - Jul 15, 09:32 AM   Comments [0]

More than 50% of business school applicants say they would attend a less desirable program if awarded a scholarship, according to SBC’s annual survey of MBA applicants. Our survey also reported that a post-MBA career in consulting (47.9%) was the top pick, up from 39.2% last year. After consulting, finance...

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Do Rankings Matter? A Few Ways to Think About this Common Question

By - Jul 15, 09:18 AM   Comments [0]

One of the most frequent questions that we get is whether rankings really matter. Do you have to go to the top ranked MBA program to be successful in life? Clearly the answer is no. There are many paths to success. But, let’s be...

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Take Our Financial Planning Quiz: Are You Making Your Dollars Count?

By - Jul 15, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Find out how budget-conscious your student lifestyle really is. The convenience of credit has blessed us with the ease and utility of accessing our money—or money that’s not ours, rather—anytime we want, whether by plastic, online shopping cart, or digital app. What credit hasn’t given us, however,...

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Four Test Prep Mistakes Business School Applicants MUST Avoid

By - Jul 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Former HBS admissions expert shines the light on foolish yet common applicant mistakes [This blog was first published by Chioma Isiadinso on Business Because MBA Application Blog] In the run-up to applying for business school, potential applicants fret endlessly about admissions tests. Which test should...

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