Columbia Appoints Indian Healthcare Expert to Executive in Residence Program

By - Aug 31, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has appointed Surya N. Mohapatra, former chairman and chief executive officer of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, as its newest Executive in Residence.  With more than 30 years of broad experience in the health care industry, including cardiovascular research, diagnostic imaging, and diagnostic testing,...

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London Business School MBA Essay Tips

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The London Business School is a close knit program with an international focus, set in one of the most exciting centers of culture in Europe. Among one of the top ranked programs in the world, LBS is equally valued by US and international recruiters. LBS...

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London Business School Deadlines and Essay Questions

By - Aug 31, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

The London Business School has posted the MBA application deadlines and essay prompts for the 2012-2013 admissions cycle. Stage One Deadline: October 4, 2012 Notification: December 13, 2012 Stage Two Deadline: January 3, 2013 Notification: March 28, 2013 Stage Three Deadline: February 28, 2013 Notification: May 16, 2013 Stage Four Deadline: April 17, 2013 Notification: June 28,...

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Cornell Johnson MBA Essay Tips

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According to the Cornell MBA admissions blog, Cornell "changed the direction of our questions this year to better understand your career choices and of course, who you are." Cornell MBA’s relatively short essay set is a strong opportunity to focus your application strategy and demonstrate your...

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Are You Full of Hot Air? Try ISB’s New Game and Find Out

By - Aug 31, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

The highly-ranked Indian School of Business recently launched a fun online trivia challenge game for international MBA applicants called HiFli. Designed as a virtual hot-air balloon race, players must answer challenging questions related to MBA programs across the globe, the world of business, India and more....

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 31): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Comet A is seen near the Earth every 12 years while comet B every 20 years. If both comets were observed in 1979, for how many years do we have to wait to see the two comets together again? (Assume now is 2004) (A) 16 (B)...

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Application Essays – Mistakes You should Avoid

By - Aug 30, 14:47 PM   Comments [0]

Application essay writing has been one of the most challenging experiences for even the most brilliant candidates. A great 3+ GPA, a stellar GMAT score, and an impressive work experience combined together are not enough to get you into your dream B-school if your essays...

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Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with The Economist’s Bill Ridgers

By - Aug 30, 14:38 PM   Comments [0]

Get the full audio of our exciting conversation with Bill Ridgers, for great info about MBA rankings, trends, and more: 00:26:50 – Bill Ridgers: Business Education Editor at The Economist, “Which MBA” Editor, and…cricket editor for The Economist. Cool. 01:17:50 – The Which MBA? Online Fair (Sept...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 30): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If is divisible by 4, which of the following must be true? (A) If is even then is odd. (B) If then is not a positive integer. (C) If is 0 then is not 0. (D) is even. (E) is...

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Swoon-Worthy MBA Application Tips Video Viewable Now!

By - Aug 29, 13:55 PM   Comments [0]

Last week Linda presented an exciting webinar – about how to make top b-school adcom members fall in love with you – hosted by our friends over at the GMAT Club. That webinar, 5 Ways to Make B-Schools Love You, is now available for online viewing,...

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