MBA Essay Writing Tips – Part I

By - Jun 17, 08:41 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA programs have already published their updated essay questions for Fall 2015. Writing the MBA application essays is usually the hardest part of the MBA admission process. In the next few weeks we’ll bring here a few MBA essay tips and guidelines to help...

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Applicant Advice: How I Got into a Top Program

By - Jun 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our buddy Frank got accepted into his top choice Financial Engineering programs – UIUC and NYU! Frank learned a lot in his experience applying with his Admissionado consultant Bolong Li, and now he’s got plenty of applicant advice to share. We could tell you...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 17): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Jun 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (DS) A rectangle is inscribed in a circle of radius 5. Is the area of the rectangle bigger than 48 ? 1. The ratio of the lengths of sides of the rectangle is 3:4 2. The difference between the lengths of sides of the rectangle is smaller...

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Is Ten Days per Business School Application Enough?

By - Jun 16, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

There are a number of steps involved in the MBA application essay writing process: contemplating the questions, choosing the topics, and crafting a collection of short stories that tell a tale and appeal to an admissions committee. Each of these steps takes time. But HOW...

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What Are You Doing This Summer?

By - Jun 16, 08:12 AM   Comments [0]

Making effective use of your summer is essential to competing effectively for admission to business, law, or graduate school

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NYU Hosts AIGAC!

By - Jun 16, 07:25 AM   Comments [0]

Not only did NYU Stern host the annual conference of Association of International Graduate Application Consultants – AIGAC – last week (along with Columbia Business School) – it also shared some valuable information about its program and applications process. Here are several highlights. • The admissions...

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mbaMission’s 2014-2015 Dartmouth Tuck Essay Analysis

By - Jun 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Following what seems to be an emerging trend this season, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College has decreased the number of required applications essays this year from (an already fairly minimal) three to just two 500-word submissions, one of which is a classic...

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How to score a 730 on the GMAT

By - Jun 16, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

Today meet Matt from New York. He’s a 28 year old technologist who wants to get an MBA to advance in the industry. He chatted with us about how to fit GMAT prep into an already-busy schedule, how to set a proper study schedule...

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Don’t Let Fear Derail Your MBA Dreams

By - Jun 16, 05:21 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Applying to business school, especially to the most elite MBA programs, is a highly stressful undertaking. You must dedicate an enormous amount of time to studying for the GMAT or GRE, go through numerous essay...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 16): Counting and Sentence Correction

By - Jun 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many integers between 18 and 70 inclusive are divisible by either 7 or 9 but not both? (A) 11 (B) 12 (C) 13 (D) 14 (E) 15 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals GMAT below 720? Let...

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