Writing a Lead That Pops

By - Oct 6, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

How many times have you wandered through a bookstore, opening up a book to read the first few lines only to quickly close it again? How often have you read one of those free samples on your Kindle, only to decide after a paragraph that...

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Why Some High-Scorers Still Retake the GMAT

By - Oct 6, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

This may seem hard for some test-takers to believe, but sometimes even the high-scorers contemplate retaking the exam. It’s not unheard of for someone with a score of 700 – or even higher – to retake the GMAT to see if they can hit a...

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What’s Next for You in Planning for MBA Admissions

By - Oct 6, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

Are you planning for your future career as an MBA? Let’s talk business school. If you’re like a lot of aspiring business school students, this won’t be the first time you’ve heard that phrase—and wondered where you stand on the road to an MBA or specialized business...

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Do Business School Acceptance Rates Really Matter?

By - Oct 6, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Here’s a fun experiment to try: visit Google.com (make sure you’re logged out of your Google account, first) and search for “Harvard Business School”. Search for “Stanford Business School”. Search for “Wharton MBA”. Notice something? “[School name] acceptance rate” comes up in...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 6)

By - Oct 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math How many positive three-digit integers exist such that all their digits are even? A. 80 B. 100 C. 120 D. 125 E. 135 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable...

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3 Tips for Preparing for Round 2 MBA Deadlines

By - Oct 5, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

With most Round 2 deadlines in December or January, October is the best time to start thinking about your MBA application timeline. At this point, you probably cannot change your undergraduate GPA or your GMAT score, but you do have control over the way you...

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The Goals Essay: Writing Nitty-Gritty

By - Oct 5, 11:24 AM   Comments [0]

Short- and long-term goals Before you start drafting your MBA goals essays, work out three levels of goals: short-term, intermediate, and long-term. It helps to have this whole picture in your mind regardless of where you’ll “zoom in” for a particular essay. Short-term is immediately post...

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Get the Answers to Your GMAT Questions!

By - Oct 5, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

Is the GMAT a make-it-or-break-it part of your application? Does it predict your future success? Your success in b-school? Join Linda Abraham on Thursday, October 27 for The GMAT: Low Scores, Retaking & Strategies for Success, the free webinar exploring your questions about the GMAT. (When should you retake...

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Stanford GSB Creates New MBA Fellowship

By - Oct 5, 08:05 AM   Comments [0]

As part of its mission to educate business leaders to solve society’s most pressing problems, the Stanford Graduate School of Business announced it has established a fellowship to provide financial support for up to three students with a passion for generating economic development in underserved regions of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 5)

By - Oct 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is an even integer? (1) and are integers (2) is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at...

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