UV Darden Announces MBA Application Deadlines

By - Jul 18, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business has followed up its previously announced single MBA application essay question with the release of the 2012-2013 admissions cycle deadlines. Round 1 Deadline: October 15, 2012 Notification: December 19, 2012 Round 2 Deadline: January 9, 2013 Notification: March 20, 2013 Round 3 Deadline: March...

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Duke MBA Program Announces Deadlines and Essay Topics

By - Jul 18, 10:18 AM   Comments [0]

The Duke MBA program at the Fuqua School of Business has announced the application deadlines and essay questions for the 2012-2013 MBA admissions cycle. Early Action Deadline: September 19, 2012 Notification: October 30, 2012 Round 1 Deadline: October 24, 2012 Notification: January 8, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: January 4, 2013 Notification: March 18,...

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Chicago Booth MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 18, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

The updated Chicago Booth Essay Questions are posted for this admissions season, along with the deadlines. The overall goal of this application is to evaluate candidates on their ability to handle the Chicago curriculum, contribute to the community, and grow in their careers. Academic ability will...

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How to Narrow Down Your B-School Application List

By - Jul 18, 10:10 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com So you’ve decided you want an MBA. You’ve ordered transcripts, taken the GMAT or will soon do so, and thought about your career goals. Now it’s time to start your school selection and research. Most...

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FREE Webinar – Tackling the Most Common Essay Prompts

By - Jul 18, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

We're at it again, folks. And by "it" we mean "teaming up with GMAT Club to co-host another FREE webinar with Jon Frank."  Excited? We are. Last time we circled up, we talked Application Mistakes. This time around, we're digging deeeeep into the application essay writing...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 18): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A number of light bulbs were purchased to illuminate a gym. However, only of them were needed. The extra 160 light bulbs were returned. 60% percent of their cost, or $96, was reimbursed. How much money was spent on illuminating the gym? (A) 360 (B)...

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GMAT Tips: IR Section Insights from GMAT Pill

By - Jul 17, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series on IR tips and insights is Zeke Lee, founder of the GMAT Pill Study Method, a top-rated online GMAT prep course specifically designed to help students study less and score more. The GMAT Pill video course is now available on...

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Chicago Booth 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 17, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth has released its 2013 MBA application essays. 1 - Essay: What are your short- and long-term goals, and how will an MBA from Chicago Booth help you reach them? (500 words) This is a classic, straight-forward MBA goals question. What do you want to do...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 17): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) How many distinct integers are factors of 90? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 10 (E) 12 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Excellent: Knewton Gmat Prep, $350 total savings when you enroll via GMAT Club. Limited...

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2013 Virtual Panel European MBA Admissions Adcom Interview Available Online

By - Jul 16, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you so much to Marie-Laurence Lemaire, HEC Paris Senior Development Manager, Jeroen Verhoeven, ESADE MBA and Executive Masters and Associate Director of Admissions, and Lisa Piguet, IMD Assistant Director of MBA Admissions and Marketing for an outstanding panel discussion about the European b-school experience. In...

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