GMAT Question of the Day (July 9): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) The bowl contains chips of red and green color and no chips of any other color. If two chips are drawn from the basket at random without replacement, what is the probability that both chips will be green? 1. 20% of all chips in the...

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A Recipe for Career Goals that Admissions Officers Will Eat Up

By - Jul 8, 17:17 PM   Comments [0]

Dunkin’ Donuts made headlines this month with its latest menu item: the Glazed Donut Breakfast Sandwich. The sandwich consists of fried eggs and bacon tucked into a glazed doughnut, and it has generated cries that Dunkin’ is trying to scare off its customers. Yet the...

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mbaMission’s 2013-2014 NYU Stern Essay Analysis

By - Jul 8, 13:54 PM   Comments [0]

New York University’s (NYU’s) Stern School of Business jumps on the “less is more” bandwagon this application season by reducing its essay count from three to two. However, that is the only change—Stern’s essay questions are actually the same as last year’s, but for Essay...

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What’s New in MBA Admissions? A Report from the 6th Annual AIGAC Conference [Part 2]

By - Jul 8, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

Five editors, including company president and founder Linda Abraham, attended the 6th annual conference of Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants in Philadelphia in mid-June. We were graciously hosted by Wharton on day two, and on day one, we met with admissions directors from...

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MBA, Grad, and Law Applicants: Get Started Now and SAVE BIG!

By - Jul 8, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

It’s summertime, the sun is out, the beaches are calling, and the last thing you want to think about is school. But, the application process has already begun, and the sooner you start, the better chance you will have at being accepted to your top-choice...

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My Visit to Toronto Rotman

By - Jul 8, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

I had an exciting trip in early June. I visited HEC, Wharton, and the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, among other destinations. My husband and I even grabbed a few days’ vacation at Niagara Falls, which were spectacular and which I had never...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 8): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If function satisfies for all , which of the following must be true? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and...

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MBA Admissions: Columbia Business School & Management

By - Jul 7, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Columbia Business School: Columbia currently ranks in eighth place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in ninth place for management. Columbia's Class of 2014 and Management 5409 people applied to...

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Chicago Booth announced new essay questions and deadlines

By - Jul 7, 01:10 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth released their new essay questions and deadlines for the 2013-14 Full-Time MBA application: ESSAY QUESTIONS Short Answer Essays 1.  My favorite part of my work is….  (250 word max) 2.  I started thinking differently when…  (250 word max) Presentation/Essay The Chicago Booth experience will take you deeper into issues,...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with LastChanceMBA

By - Jul 5, 09:02 AM   Comments [1]

We’d like to introduce you to LastChanceMBA, an anonymous MBA reapplicant who blogs at Last Chance MBA. LastChanceMBA shares with us here lots of valuable tips from his previous application attempts; and as you’ll see, this time he’s positioned for a successful application season! Thank...

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