The Economist’s 2013 EMBA Rankings

By - Jul 28, 11:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist/Which MBA? ranked executive MBA programs for the first time ever this year. The plan is continue ranking EMBA programs on an annual basis. As you’ll see, Northwestern Kellogg emerges as the clear winner occupying four of the top ten slots. You’ll also notice the popularity...

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How to Write about Overcoming Challenges without Sounding like a Whiner

By - Jul 28, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

It’s a classic MBA essay question: Write about a time when you overcame a challenge. How did you handle it? What did you learn from the experience? Let’s start by easing one worry you may have. Not everyone has faced a significant challenge at work by...

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Georgetown MBA Interview with Teri Delgado

By - Jul 28, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your...

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Free GMAT Idiom eBook from Magoosh

By - Jul 26, 16:53 PM   Comments [3]

We've just released our new eBook, and it's on GMAT idioms! It includes: 100 pages covering idioms in-depth Hundreds of example uses in sentences Strategies for tackling these tough SC questions Practice questions of various difficulty levels And it's free! So feel free to print it out, share with friends,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 26): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Distinct points A, B, C, D form a right triangle ABC with a height BD. What is the value of AB times BC? 1. AB = 6 2. The product of the non-hypotenuse sides is equal to 24 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click...

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Future Harvard Business School MBAs – Tune in TODAY!

By - Jul 25, 09:49 AM   Comments [0]

You have just a few minutes until today’s webinar, The Accepted Guide to Getting Into Harvard Business School! If you plan on applying to Harvard Business School or another top-tier MBA program, then you’ll want to make sure you catch the important advice that Linda will...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 25): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of integer ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable price. Save @...

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4 New Ways to Display Teamwork in MBA Essays

By - Jul 24, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

Teamwork, and its close cousin, leadership, are highly prized by MBA programs. Haven’t worked in teams on any regular basis? Don’t worry! There are more ways than you may realize to prove your chops in this area. Consider the following 4 options: 1. No Man is...

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mbaMission’s 2013-2014 Dartmouth College (Tuck) Essay Analysis

By - Jul 24, 13:40 PM   Comments [1]

As MBA programs move toward PowerPoint presentations, creative essays and essays without word limits, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College sticks to its tried and true approach: three 500-word essays, one of which is a classic career statement, while the others ask candidates...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 24): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) There are two bars of gold-silver alloy; one piece has 2 parts of gold to 3 parts of silver, and the other has 3 parts of gold to 7 parts of silver. If both bars are melted into a 8-kg bar with the final...

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