What to Do if You Belong to an Overrepresented Applicant Group

By - Feb 22, 01:33 AM   Comments [0]

I recently received a question – or more of a complaint – from a client who was concerned with his status as an Indian IT male. This individual was considering changing his location on his application – he was born, raised, and still lived in...

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6 Steps to Follow After You Receive Your MBA Interview Invite

By - Feb 22, 01:01 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You have made it through one colossal hurdle. Follow these 6 steps to best prepare for the next stage in the MBA admissions process: 1. Relax! Take a deep breath. Regardless of which category you fall into, you need to relax. Anxiety will not help you...

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Business Schools Emphasize Soft Skills, Digital Innovation

By - Feb 19, 15:29 PM   Comments [0]

How do business schools teach MBAs soft skills like communication?  From meeting greater MBA hiring demand for soft skills to understanding diversity beyond the numbers—Here’s what’s trending at top business schools. Learning soft skills Are the “hard” business skills that companies have traditionally sought in new MBA hires...

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NYU Stern Inaugurates Center for Sustainable Business

By - Feb 19, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

The new Center for Sustainable Business at New York University’s Stern School of Business officially launched this week with $1 million in funding from the Citi Foundation to put its vision—a better world through better business—into practice. For more than a decade, Stern and the Citi...

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Pershing Square Foundation Increases Funding for Saïd 1+1 MBA

By - Feb 19, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Pershing Square Foundation has committed an additional £3.7 million in funding to the 1+1 MBA program at University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School. The money will go towards providing five two-year Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Scholarships. Saïd’s 1+1 MBA program consists of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 19)

By - Feb 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Jules and Jim both invested certain amount of money in bond M for one year, which pays for 12% simple interest annually. If no other investment were made, then Jules initial investment in bond M was how many dollars more than Jim's investment in bond...

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EMBA Employment and Career Services

By - Feb 18, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

This is the fourth post in our Ace the EMBA series on how to apply successfully to a top executive MBA program. Get need-to-know EMBA basics down with these important tips. Given today’s volatile business climate, almost everyone in the business world must continuously evaluate and recalibrate...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 2

By - Feb 18, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

"Wish I had done that a few years ago ...." We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the third of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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Doing an MBA in London

By - Feb 18, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

According to the latest top MBA salary and job trends report, international study experience is sought by 67 percent of MBA employers, and recruiters say that candidates with international experience outperform those without. If you’ve applied to the MBA program at London Business School or have...

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Boost Your Memory—and Your GMAT Score Pt. 2

By - Feb 18, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Enhancing your memory with music and associations could enhance your GMAT score. #PredictYourScore In the first part of this series, we explored the use of mnemonic devices and spaced repetition for supplementing your study strategy and making strides beyond your predicted GMAT score. Today, we’ll continue...

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