How to show Leadership when you don’t have reporting responsibilities

By - Sep 6, 16:10 PM   Comments [0]

A lot of people equate leadership to having managerial or supervisory responsibilities. In reality, a leader and a manager are very different. A manager copes with complexity and brings order and predictability to a situation, whereas a leader shows how to cope with rapid changes....

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How to Make the Most of MBA Fairs

By - Sep 6, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

The MBA Tour will reach the four corners of the globe in the upcoming months, having separate tours in Asia and India in September, the Middle East and Istanbul in October, and Canada in November. The tour events provide you with great opportunities to meet...

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Emory Goizueta 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Sep 6, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

To ace your Goizueta essays, you’ll need to show—not just tell—that you have the skills, passion, and motivation to excel in a rigorous academic environment, and then in the business world at large. Illustrate who you are, what you want, and where you are going.   2013...

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MBA Admissions: How to Show Growth in Your MBA Application

By - Sep 6, 12:26 PM   Comments [0]

If you work in a flat organization, how do you demonstrate advancement and growth? After all, your progress will be compared to that of other candidates who have regular promotions with clearly delineated expanded responsibilities. In a flat organization, you may hold the same title...

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Columbia Business School Receives $25M Anonymous Gift

By - Sep 6, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School announced Wednesday that a donor who wishes to remain anonymous has pledged a gift of $25 million to the school. This is one of the largest gifts ever made to Columbia Business School, which plans to allocate $23.25 million to support the construction...

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Tepper School of Business 2012-2013 Deadlines and Essay Topics

By - Sep 6, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

The full-time MBA application for Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University is available, so here's a peak at the essay prompts for this admissions cycle, as well as a reminder of the 2012-2013 deadlines. Round 1 Deadline: October 22, 2012 Notification: December 19, 2012 Round 2 Deadline: January...

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Online Prep Courses Strengthen Business Acumen

By - Sep 6, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

MBA IQ and the Association of Professionals in Business Management (APBM) develop business acumen certifications and assessments, and we were so wowed by these programs that we wanted to share them with our blog readers and clients. These tools are designed to enhance your knowledge of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 6): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [2]

Math (PS) It takes Jack 2 more hours than Tom to type 20 pages. Working together, Jack and Tom can type 25 pages in 3 hours. How long will it take Jack to type 40 pages? (A) 5 hours (B) 6 hours (C) 8 hours (D) 10 hours (E) 12 hours Question...

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How to Write Compelling Admission Essays?

By - Sep 5, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

“Why was I dinged?” is  the question that often confuses and torments some applicants when they do not receive the coveted  acceptance letter from the schools they had applied to . Well, one of the key  reasons of getting a rejection letter  is – poorly-written ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 5): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) The train consists of 6 carriages, 20 meters long each. The gap between the carriages is 1 meter. If the train is moving at a constant speed of 60 kmh, how much time will it take the train to run through a 1 kilometer...

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