How To Decide on Safety Schools for MBA

By - Feb 6, 08:46 AM   Comments [0]

For many business school candidates, Round 3 is a time to sit back, relax and wait for the MBA admissions committees to make their decisions. However, for others, the third round is a time to be conservative and apply to a safety school. But what...

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Round 2 Updates from Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Feb 6, 06:09 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School of Management at Cornell University has some new information for Round 2 candidates, as well as clarifications related to its upcoming third round deadline on February 12th. Christine Sneva in Johnson MBA admissions says that all Round 2 interview invitations have been issued...

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MBA Interview Prep, Advice & Success

By - Feb 6, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s MBA Interview Season! And to help you prepare, we thought we’d tap into our network of successful applicants and see what THEY might have to offer up in the way of advice. And we hit the mother load. Lisa [not her real name, of course] owned...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 6): Probability and Critical Reasoning

By - Feb 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) In preparation for the Olympics, a group of five women is participating in a 400 meter race. What is the probability that either Jenny or Sally will win this race? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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Top MBA Programs for Entrepreneurs

By - Feb 5, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

B-schools are always touting their entrepreneurial offerings, programs, and placement, so when we examined the employment reports of U.S. News' top 25 business schools to see which schools send the most graduates into entrepreneurship, we were surprised to find that only thirteen programs provide this...

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Cornell 2014 Executive MBA 2014 Essay Tips

By - Feb 5, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions and one optional question in its application. One of the most important things to keep in mind is brevity. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the guideline of short word count...

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The Specialization Rankings by Financial Times

By - Feb 5, 02:21 AM   Comments [0]

Along with the global MBA rankings, the Financial Times also published specialized rankings of top MBA programs at different categories. Here are the top 5 programs at each category: Top for corporate strategy 1. Harvard Business School 2. Stanford Graduate School of Business 3. University of Michigan: Ross 4. University...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 5): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Feb 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A luxury liner, Queen Marry II, is transporting several cats as well as the crew (sailors, a cook, and one-legged captain) to a nearby port. Altogether, these passengers have 15 heads and 41 legs. How many cats does the ship host? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D)...

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NYU Stern Executive MBA 2014 Essay Tips

By - Feb 4, 16:04 PM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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3 Steps To Getting Admitted Off the MBA Waitlist

By - Feb 4, 10:44 AM   Comments [1]

After waiting for your business school admissions decisions for months, it may feel like a cruel joke to learn that the big decision is: more waiting.

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