Harvard Business School Essay Analysis, 2012-2013

By - May 24, 14:05 PM   Comments [0]

mbaMission has published an analysis of the new HBS essay requirements. An excerpt: "Harvard Business School (HBS) kicks off the MBA application season again, and this time it is doing so with a significant overhaul of its entire application. HBS has shrunk its written requirements from...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 24): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - May 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which of the following integers is a divisor of ? (A) 15 (B) 14 (C) 13 (D) 7 (E) 2 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT, verbal for non-natives, is offering a verbal score improvement guarantee &...

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Rational Irrationality on the GMAT

By - May 23, 23:35 PM   Comments [1]

 Rational Irrationality on the GMAT By: Eli Meyer Despite the name, irrational numbers aren’t crazy. You might think they are, and you wouldn’t be alone. The followers of Pythagoras (yes, the right triangle guy!) believed that irrational numbers were heretical; supposedly, they threw the first person to...

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How to Create an Impressive MBA Resume

By - May 23, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

7 Fatal Flaws that Will Doom Your MBA Resume Your MBA resume is an often overlooked component of the b-school application – that is, overlooked from the perspective of the applicant, not the adcom. The adcom readers actually read it, and read it carefully, to whet...

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Harvard Business School 2013 Essay Questions and Tips

By - May 23, 14:28 PM   Comments [1]

The 2013 Harvard MBA application questions are now online. And they are entirely new. A few of the more significant changes: Just two required 400-word essay An early round 1 deadline (September 24) and decision notification date (Dec. 12) An entirely new component: A required "written reflection" on...

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MBA Choices: Dream School vs. Scholarship School?

By - May 23, 14:24 PM   Comments [0]

Sweet agony. You have been accepted to both your cherished top-5 reach MBA programs and a strong but less competitive school that has offered you a great scholarship. How do you choose between them? Of course there’s no one right answer, because each person’s MBA priorities...

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How the Integrated Reasoning Section Differs from GMAT Quantitative and Verbal Sections

By - May 23, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Think about what distinguishes an effective manager from a pencil-pusher.  The dutiful pencil-pusher can verify: A is a fact, B is a fact, and C is a fact.  The effective manager can say, well, if we know A & B & C, it would not...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 23): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - May 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) , , and are integers. Is ? 1. 2. ( and ) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Current Veritas Prep Discount: save $865 via GMAT...

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Harvard’s New MBA Application – Expert Advice

By - May 23, 00:19 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Releases Details of New Application – 2013 Matriculation Harvard Business School (HBS) has released some information about its new application for Fall 2013 matriculation. I know many of you have been waiting anxiously for this! Compared with prior years, there are some substantial changes...

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Haas Tries Out Online Learning

By - May 22, 13:55 PM   Comments [0]

The Haas School of Business at Berkeley is going to launch three digital pilot courses this summer. The three courses purposely vary in style, instruction, and even in the vendors used to implement them, in order to better assess their effectiveness. The first online course will...

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