Jeff Reid on Entrepreneurship

By - Jun 6, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

If you dream of entrepreneurship, tune in to our conversation with Jeff Reid, Director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative. Listen to the full recording to get the lowdown on the program as well as great info, insights and advice for entrepreneurs. 00:01:52 – Meet Jeff Reid,...

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mbaMission’s 2013-2014 Harvard Business School Essay Analysis

By - Jun 5, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School (HBS) is taking a bold new approach to its application essays this year by offering just one question—and one that is much more open to interpretation than many applicants would probably like: You’re applying to Harvard Business School. We can see your resume,...

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Free Resources from Magoosh

By - Jun 5, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

Hi, all! Here are some new resources and blog posts from Magoosh that we've been working on. Enjoy! The best of our recent GMAT blog posts: Multi-Source IR Practice question: Draw Loss Poker GMAT Critical Reading: Find the Conclusion or Inference What to Include in Your Admissions Resume...

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Brand vs. Fit in MBA Admissions (and Choosing Shorts)

By - Jun 5, 12:17 PM   Comments [0]

My Liz Claiborne shorts! How I loved them! I felt worth a million bucks when I bought them – on sale! – at Macy’s when I was in college. Liz Claiborne was usually out of my price range but the sale and a bit of...

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MIT Sloan Applicants – Make Note of Deadlines!

By - Jun 5, 12:08 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan applicants should be aware of the following application deadlines – mark your calendars! MBA Program Deadlines • Round 1: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 by 3:00 PM Eastern Time • Round 2: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 by 3:00 PM Eastern Time LGO Program Deadline • Monday, December 16, 2013 Please...

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Ross Application Essay Questions Analysis- 2013-2014

By - Jun 5, 08:29 AM   Comments [0]

 Ross has released its essay questions for 2013-2014. Instead of five questions from last year, this year’s applicants will be answering four questions, and instead of 1700 words, they now have only 1250 words to present their candidacy. Ross has eliminated last year’s question about...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 5): Work Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Jun 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A furniture manufacturer has two machines, but only one can be used at a time. Machine A is utilized during the first shift and Machine B during the second shift, while both work half of the third shift. If Machine A can do the...

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Some Thoughts on Harvard Business School’s New Application

By - Jun 4, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

HBS has announced a new essay-optional application. But according to Businessweek, this “optional” question will be optional in name only. In other words, if you’re applying to Harvard, you’d be silly to pass on this singular opportunity to give Harvard more reasons to admit you. To...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 4): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Jun 4, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The square of = ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals Kaplan’s unparalleled test prep courses. ...

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Move From Family Business to B-School

By - Jun 3, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who have worked in a family business sometimes worry that their professional profile won't measure up when compared with other MBA hopefuls with more traditional employment paths. Nothing could be further from the truth. Every year, top schools accept students who will go back to...

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