Four Tips for the Wharton Interview

By - Apr 8, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

We’ve offered advice on the Wharton team-based discussion a few times (like here and here), but it seems like applicants are still struggling to wrap their heads around this interview experience. Here I will reinforce some key points, as well as let you know about our...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 8): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If , , , and , what is the value of (A) 10 (B) 15 (C) 20 (D) 25 (E) 30 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Free Online GMAT Prep Seminar from...

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Updated EMBA Special Report Released!

By - Apr 7, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to a top EMBA program? Stumped by those essay questions? Not sure where to start? Well not anymore! With our newly updated special report, 2013 Top Executive MBA Essay Questions: How to Answer Them Right, you’ll get the tools you need to...

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UPenn JD/MBA Interview with Craig Carter

By - Apr 7, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Craig Carter, JD/MBA candidate at UPenn’s Law School and Wharton Business School, who plans on using his dual degree to create change in the public education system. Thank you Craig for sharing your thoughts and experiences with us! This interview is the...

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Practice MBA’s Ivan Kerbel: Ready for Bschool & Business

By - Apr 7, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Practice MBA’s CEO and Founder, Ivan Kerbel, joins us this week for an excellent episode of Admissions Straight Talk. Be sure to listen to the full recording to be in the know about Practice MBA, and get some great advice for MBA applicants, future applicants,...

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4 Ways to Show How You’ll Contribute in the Future

By - Apr 5, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

Schools want to see that the applicants will actively participate in and contribute to their student bodies and alumni communities, not to mention the greater community and society. Yet grandiose, declarative statements and promises to be a superlative do-gooder are unpersuasive. So how is an applicant...

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Duke Fuqua MBA Interview with Niladri Sannigrahi

By - Apr 5, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Niladri Sannigrahi, a second-year MBA student at Duke Fuqua. Niladri talks about his experience as an “older” applicant, his decision to pursue an MBA rather than an EMBA, and much more! Thank you Niladri for sharing your thoughts and advice with...

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MBA Application Planning: Program Research Phase

By - Apr 5, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Phase 1 done! You’ve defined your goals, assessed your qualifications. Now, how do you organize your research of MBA programs? There is a sea of information out there: rankings, books, MBA program websites, MBA fairs, poetsandquants.com, newspaper and magazine articles on MBA programs, consultant websites (including ours), student...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 5): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If , where and are integers and , what is the value of ? (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 (E) 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Save $325 on...

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Does a Bad Score Make You Dumb?

By - Apr 4, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

There it is, staring you in the face. A low score. Not just any low score, but a soul-sucking, dream-crushing, never-gonna-get-out-of-this-dead-end-job score. I can think of more than a few four letter words that are probably rolling across your tongue now. It hurts. Then the...

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