B -School Application Essays- ‘Less is More ‘

By - Oct 3, 13:07 PM   Comments [0]

This article first appeared in the  September issue of Valley India Times .  Since the past couple of years, B- schools have been cutting down on the number of application essays and their word limits every year. To cite an example ,two years back, Ross Business...

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MBA Admissions in the Headlines: October 2014 News and Reports

By - Oct 3, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s some of the latest news and reports about business school admissions and the current MBA landscape from media outlets across the country. From a jump in the number of applications of full-time MBA programs to a troubling small decline in the number of female...

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Student Stories: How to score a 740 on the GMAT

By - Oct 3, 05:30 AM   Comments [0]

Today we hear from Matheus, who is a Mechanical-Aeronautical Engineering undergraduate student at the Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica in Brazil.

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Wharton MBA Class of ’16’s Entrepreneurial Mindset

By - Oct 3, 05:20 AM   Comments [0]

It seems this year’s incoming MBA students to University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School are an incredibly entrepreneurial-minded bunch, with 5% coming in with prior entrepreneurship experience, and 23% who say they plan to start their own company after graduation. “In addition, 82 students in the Class...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 3)

By - Oct 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the product of three consecutive integers? (1) At least one of the integers is positive. (2) The sum of the integers is less than 6. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s...

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At the Nexus of Business & Law: Penn/Wharton’s JD/MBA

By - Oct 2, 16:01 PM   Comments [0]

Is your future in the place where law and business collide? Meet the woman who juggles the two worlds of law and business school (and she has two offices to show for it!). Listen to the recording of our conversation with Colleen France, Associate Director of...

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Harvard Kennedy School 2015 Application Essay Tips

By - Oct 2, 15:56 PM   Comments [0]

The HKS application serves applicants to the MPP and the various MPA programs (PhD applicants use the Harvard GSAS application). The essays discussed below are for the MPP and the two-year MPA applications (essay questions are different for the MPA/ID and mid-career MPA applications). HKS seeks...

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Identifying the conclusion in GMAT CR questions

By - Oct 2, 07:32 AM   Comments [0]

Today we will focus on how to identify a conclusion in an argument. A conclusion is a position, opinion or judgment reached after consideration of evidence or facts.

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 2)

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Math (DS) Is the perimeter of triangle with the sides , and greater than 30? (1) (2) The area of the triangle is 50This is a DS Question. As the result the answer choices are not provided,...

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Business School Networking: Don’t forget your professors!

By - Oct 1, 15:10 PM   Comments [0]

Photo Credit: Tulane Public Relations via Compfight cc Anyone thinking about going to business school knows the value proposition includes networking. When I was asking around my social circle about what an MBA education was all about one close friend told me that 50% of the...

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