6 Steps to Follow After You Receive Your MBA Interview Invite

By - Feb 9, 13:16 PM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You have made it through one colossal hurdle. Follow these 6 steps to best prepare for the next stage in the MBA admissions process: 1. Relax! Take a deep breath. Regardless of which category you fall into, you need to relax. Anxiety will not help...

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Harvard Business School Offers its First MOOC

By - Feb 7, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has finally revealed the first subject it will offer as a massive open online course, or MOOC, as they are commonly known. More than 10,000 students have already registered for “Innovating in Healthcare,” which begins March 31 on HarvardX, the university’s online...

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Work Experience and the MBA

By - Feb 7, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting among others in Houston for Top Business Schools. Academic potential is the core indicator of one’s ability to succeed in an MBA program. However, the next area is work experience. It’s...

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Kaplan Exclusive: Have an Official GMAT Test Day Experience

By - Feb 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Realistic practice is key to success on GMAT test day when preparing for your exam.  If your preparation does not stress practice that is similar to the actual GMAT, you will encounter surprises on test day and will not achieve the highest score possible. Many of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 7): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Feb 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If a portion of a half water/half alcohol mix is replaced with 25% alcohol solution, resulting in a 30% alcohol solution, what percentage of the original alcohol was replaced? (A) 3% (B) 20% (C) 66% (D) 75% (E) 80% Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag...

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MBA Admissions Bootcamp: Meet Your Drill Sergeant

By - Feb 6, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

Basic Training Bootcamp is coming to a computer screen near you on February 24th, February 27th, and March 3rd. That’s 3 hardcore days and 5 hardcore hours, in a small class with lots of personal attention, guaranteed to help you rock all aspects of the...

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How To Decide on Safety Schools for MBA

By - Feb 6, 08:46 AM   Comments [0]

For many business school candidates, Round 3 is a time to sit back, relax and wait for the MBA admissions committees to make their decisions. However, for others, the third round is a time to be conservative and apply to a safety school. But what...

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Round 2 Updates from Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Feb 6, 06:09 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School of Management at Cornell University has some new information for Round 2 candidates, as well as clarifications related to its upcoming third round deadline on February 12th. Christine Sneva in Johnson MBA admissions says that all Round 2 interview invitations have been issued...

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MBA Interview Prep, Advice & Success

By - Feb 6, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s MBA Interview Season! And to help you prepare, we thought we’d tap into our network of successful applicants and see what THEY might have to offer up in the way of advice. And we hit the mother load. Lisa [not her real name, of course] owned...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 6): Probability and Critical Reasoning

By - Feb 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) In preparation for the Olympics, a group of five women is participating in a 400 meter race. What is the probability that either Jenny or Sally will win this race? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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