10 Tips for Your HBS Essay (From HBS Students)

By - Nov 19, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

It’s a busy time of year for business schools everywhere, especially here in Boston! Interviews for Round 1 applicants for Harvard Business School’s Class of 2018 are currently taking place around the globe, and the January 6, 2016 Round 2 application deadline is just around...

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Kraft Foundation Donates $20M to HBS to Commercialize Science Research

By - Nov 19, 10:02 AM   Comments [0]

The Robert and Myra Kraft Family Foundation has pledged $20 million to Harvard Business School to create the Kraft Endowment for Advancing Precision Medicine, the school announced this week. The pledge, which is part of Harvard University’s $6.5 billion capital campaign, was announced at the...

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Can an MBA Help You Get a Career in Investment Banking?

By - Nov 19, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Have you been thinking about making a change in your career field? Getting an MBA can be an excellent way to make the switch, but it requires a lot of planning to make sure that you get the most you can out...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 19)

By - Nov 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is a positive integer, is ? (1) is divisible by 50 (2) is divisible by 52   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile...

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One Easy Way to Personalize your MBA Essay Content

By - Nov 18, 22:36 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group This is a post I write basically every year because it comes from what I'm seeing each round, every day, on basically every application.  That drum beat is really rigid, hard-to-read Why School X sections on essays.  I give the...

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Women Entrepreneurs Thriving Worldwide

By - Nov 18, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

This is Global Entrepreneurship Week, and according to the newly released Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2014 Women’s Report, entrepreneurial activity among women has increased by seven percent across 61 economies worldwide in just two years. Women entrepreneurs in nearly half of the surveyed economies are now equal...

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How to Switch Careers With an MBA

By - Nov 18, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Have you been thinking about changing careers, or maybe even switching industries entirely? Are you wondering whether business school is the right choice to get you where you want to go? Earning an MBA requires a significant investment in money and time. In addition...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 18)

By - Nov 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If there are 78 people working at an office, how many of them are women older than 40? (1) There are twice as many men working at the office than women. (2) The number of men and women under the age of 40 is the same.   Question Discussion...

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Seats Filling up at the Chicago Booth Webinar

By - Nov 18, 00:53 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t miss out on the important advice that will propel you above the competition and into your seat in the upcoming class at Chicago Booth! So here's what you need to do: 1.  Go here and register for the webinar. 2.  Mark your calendar for Wednesday, November 18th at 10:00...

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Insider Tips for Wharton’s Team Based Discussion

By - Nov 17, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

By Judith Silverman Hodara It’s that time of year again, when Wharton is inviting applicants to interview and as former Acting Director of MBA Admissions at Wharton, I have a good sense of what Wharton is looking for in the team-based discussion. With so many highly qualified applicants...

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