Indiana Kelley 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 24, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

These questions are a straightforward mix of professional and personal. The adcom wants assurance that you have a clear professional focus and a solid plan for using the Kelley MBA resources. Beyond that, they’re looking for engaging applicants who are willing to share their life...

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Use Time Off Wisely

By - Dec 24, 06:49 AM   Comments [0]

Next week, 2014 draws to a close. Less than two weeks from today marks the first Round 2 deadline. Are you ready? If you’re not a “list person,” it’s time to become one—at least until the rest of your applications are in. We’ll help by giving...

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‘Twas the Night Before GMAT

By - Dec 24, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

What’s the holiday without a classic tale rewritten for the GMAT test taker? You’ve been studying hard, and you’re on the “Nice” list, so here’s a little holiday treat for you. ‘Twas the night before GMAT, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 24)

By - Dec 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A train is traveling at a constant speed from city A to city B. Along this trip the train makes three one-hour stops and reaches city B. At city B the train is stopped again for 1 hour. After that the train makes the return...

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5 Tips to Assess Your MBA Profile

By - Dec 23, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

I often tell my clients that an MBA application is like a mosaic. Each element contributes to create a full picture of who you are. Some pieces will be brighter or more colorful than others. Others fail to sparkle. You can either address those weaknesses...

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First Year HBS Student Debunks 3 Common Preconceptions

By - Dec 23, 11:38 AM   Comments [0]

People have a lot of preconceived notions about what Harvard Business School is like, much of it good but some of it not so great. I came across an article written by MBA candidate Philip Blackett, which does a bit of HBS myth-busting that I...

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MBA News: What Does an MBA Cost From a Top Business School?

By - Dec 23, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

With MBA costs to top business schools still on the rise, you may want to research your scholarship and financial aid options. From bargaining for scholarships and the increasing tuition of MBAs at America’s top business schools, to an inspiring rags-to-riches story and bizarre PayPal policies,...

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Your Holiday Gift Awaits!

By - Dec 23, 08:59 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to wish you a joyous holiday season by offering you a gift – a free copy of The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes, a guide that will teach you how to create a stand-out resume that will help you get accepted! In The...

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5-Step Checklist Before Submitting Your Applications

By - Dec 23, 08:38 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to b-school, law school, med school, grad school, or college, this checklist will be the same. Don't hit that "submit" button until you've completed the following 5 steps: 1. You’ve made sure that your application presents a holistic, multi-dimensional picture of you. Each section...

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Should I retake the GMAT exam with a 720 score?

By - Dec 23, 07:01 AM   Comments [0]

I just took my GMAT and scored a 720, which I was thrilled about until I saw my verbal score was only in the 66th percentile.

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