Columbia Business School 2014-2015 MBA Essays

By - May 20, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

The Columbia Business School Class of 2016 MBA application is now live, and here is a preview of the essay questions for the 2014-2015 admissions season. Applicants must complete one short answer question and three essays. Short Answer Question: What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal? (75 characters...

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Reaches, On-Pars, and Safeties

By - May 20, 13:02 PM   Comments [0]

“Reaches, On-Pars, and Safeties” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. It’s now time to determine what types and levels of MBA programs you’re competitive and...

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Tuck School of Business Fall 2015 Application Deadlines

By - May 20, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2014-2015 admissions season. The deadlines are: Early Action Round Deadline: October 8, 2014 Notification: December 18, 2014 November Round Deadline: November 5, 2014 Notification: February 13, 2015 January Round Deadline: January 6, 2015 Notification: March 13, 2015 April Round Deadline: April...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2014-2015 MBA Deadlines

By - May 20, 09:44 AM   Comments [0]

The University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business has updated the application deadlines for the 2014-2015 admissions cycle.The three deadlines are: Round 1 Deadline: October 1, 2014 Notification: January 15, 2015 Round 2 Deadline: January 7, 2015 Notification: March 26, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: March 11, 2015 Notification: May 14, 2015 The Haas School...

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Trips and Treks: a Critical Part of the MBA Experience?

By - May 20, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

In case you missed it, the New York Times had an interesting article over the weekend exploring the role travel plays during one’s MBA experience. Some travel opportunities during b-school are curricular and offer course credit as part of a class. Other trips are student-organized and...

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Handling a Low GMAT Verbal Score

By - May 20, 07:25 AM   Comments [0]

Recently I talked about overcoming the challenge of a low GMAT quant score. Today we’ll discuss how to handle a less-than-perfect verbal score. With such a strong emphasis on teamwork and communication in b-school (and for the rest of your life as a successful businessperson), it’s...

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Mind Mapping Columbia Business School – A Visualization Tool for CBS Applicants

By - May 20, 02:22 AM   Comments [0]

By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group Columbia Business School rolled out a few major UI updates to their MBA website last season, and well, I could not find a few things.  Truth be told, I give Columbia's MBA website a better than average grade overall.  However, I wanted to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 20): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - May 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the area of a triangle with the following vertices , , and ? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile...

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Applying to INSEAD’s January Intake? Download Our Complimentary How to Apply to INSEAD Guide

By - May 20, 01:49 AM   Comments [0]

Every year, we work with a growing number of INSEAD applicants who decide to take advantage of the staggered intake system to submit a sterling "summer app" to what many believe is the top non-U.S. business school in the world.  It is due to this...

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Applying to Stanford GSB? Get to know Garth Saloner, Derrick Bolton and the “Moral Advantage”

By - May 20, 01:41 AM   Comments [0]

GARTH SALONER If you are going to apply to the most selective MBA program in the world, you should recognize the impact that Professor-turned-Dean Garth Saloner has had at GSB.  Even though he took over the reins as Dean in September 2009, Saloner is no stranger...

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