LBS Previews 2013-2014 MBA Essays

By - Aug 19, 14:53 PM   Comments [0]

London Business School has launched an MBA admissions blog, and the first post by Oliver Ashby, head of MBA recruitment and admissions, gives a sneak peak of the essay questions that will form a part of the upcoming application. Changes to this latest set of essays...

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Ross Michigan EMBA 2014 Essay Tips and Deadlines

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This set of essay questions covers broad ground, eliciting information that will allow the adcom to get to know you professionally and personally and hence to determine your fit with the Michigan Ross EMBA program. The straightforward, down-to-earth nature of the questions reflects the program’s...

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7 Fatal Resume Flaws to Avoid

By - Aug 19, 13:08 PM   Comments [0]

The MBA Resume: Done right, this one-page list of accomplishments can woo the adcoms towards acceptance; done wrong, a resume could be your ticket to ding-hood. The following 7 fatal resume flaws were are derived from a Businessweek article: 1. Don’t view your resume as an...

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5 Top Business School Admissions Myths

By - Aug 19, 08:09 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review Italy, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Florence, Milan, Naples, and Rome for Top Business Schools. Are you applying to business school? If so, you probably already know there’s scads of information about the admissions...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 19): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Is an integer? 1. is a multiple of 60 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all online. Save $351...

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Understanding Stanford GSB’s Core Value of Intellectual Vitality

By - Aug 18, 10:20 AM   Comments [1]

You’re smart. But this isn’t about smart. Most of the people Stanford GSB rejects are smart (often very smart). A person of average IQ may have enormous intellectual vitality, while a person with a stratospheric IQ may have scant intellectual vitality. Pretty much everyone uses...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with Priyank

By - Aug 18, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Priyank, an MBA applicant, risk management consultant in NYC, and author of the blog Writing in Transit. Thank you Priyank for sharing your admissions experience with us, and best of luck to you! Accepted: First, we'd like to get to...

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Chicago Booth 2014 EMBA Application Essay Questions

By - Aug 18, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth EMBA questions are challenging because they separate your need for the MBA and your interest in the program – the first question asks, among other things, “Why are you seeking an MBA from Chicago Booth” and the second question asks “what you...

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London Business School 2014 Essay questions

By - Aug 17, 00:14 AM   Comments [0]

London Business School announced their new essay questions for 2014 on their blog:   1. What will your future look like after completing your MBA? (500 words) 2. What value will you add to London Business School? (300 words) 3. What is the School’s responsibility to you and what...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 16): Mixture Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) To make lemonade, a recipe requires 4 lemons, 30 ounces of sugar, and 2 pints of water. One can squeeze out 0.4 cups of 5% citric acid from an average lemon. Marta does not have lemons, but wants to make lemonade from 4 cups...

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