Indian School of Business Offers Bright Students an Early, Bright Future

By - Jan 17, 01:32 AM   Comments [0]

In a program that the Financial Times likens to the Harvard Business School’s 2+2 program, the Indian School of Business announces the launch of its new Young Leaders Programme (YLP). The program accepts highly qualified undergraduates who want to study business and requires that they work...

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No Uniformity in Pay Among European MBAs

By - Jan 16, 00:21 AM   Comments [0]

A recent pay data analysis shows significant differences in salaries earned by b-school alumni across Europe, reports a Financial Times article. Here are some of the findings: EMBA graduates earned the highest salaries. On average, these MBAs are 34-years-old and have nine years of professional experience...

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Submit a Stellar Application and Save 20%!

By - Jan 16, 00:18 AM   Comments [0]

What’s better than 42 terrific tips on submitting a stellar application? How about 98 terrific tips instead? That’s what you’ll get when you buy both of this month’s featured ebooks – Submit a Stellar Application: 42 Terrific Tips to Help You Get Accepted and Submit...

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Admissions Essays and Wedding Speeches: What Do They Have In Common?

By - Jan 14, 16:44 PM   Comments [0]

Think back for a minute and consider the last few weddings you’ve been to. If you’re lucky, you only have witnessed great wedding speeches and toasts, but odds are that you’ve sat through at least one or two bombs. What accounts for...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 14): Rate Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Driving 1.5 times slower, Bill was late for school today. What is the usual time it takes Bill to drive to school? (Assume that each day Bill takes the same route). 1. It took Bill 15 more minutes to drive to school today than usually 2....

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The Waiting Game: What MBA Applicants Should Do After Hitting SUBMIT

By - Jan 14, 00:21 AM   Comments [0]

Within twelve hours I heard the same question from three clients, so I suppose this question may be on the minds of more than three, “now that I’ve submitted my applications, what should I do?”  The following are a list of suggestions: 1. Continue to learn...

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MBAs Benefit from Faculty Research

By - Jan 14, 00:12 AM   Comments [0]

A number of years ago the quality of business school faculty research was called into question. Now, according to a new study highlighted in the BusinessWeek article, “For MBAs, Faculty Research Pays Off,” that conclusion may have been incorrect. New research shows that MBA faculty research...

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MBA Admissions News: CEOs, EMBA Salaries, iPads, and More!

By - Jan 13, 04:58 AM   Comments [0]

  A BusinessWeek article discusses the disproportionate number of Fortune 500 CEOs who trace their educational credentials to Ivy League schools, in particular to Harvard, Columbia, and Penn. Of the 500 “corporate bigwigs,” nearly 100 come from one of these three schools (from both the undergrad...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Avoiding Common Pitfalls, Part I

By - Jan 13, 04:38 AM   Comments [0]

Today we would like to offer a handful of essay pointers in brief in order to help applicants avoid common pitfalls as they gear up for the remaining Round Two deadlines, as well as Round Three deadlines in the future.  While...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 13): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. OA and Explanation Like these questions? Get the GMAT Club question collection: online at GMAT Club OR on your Kindle OR on your iPhone/iPad Verbal (SC) The investigations of many psychologists and anthropologists support the generalization of there being little that is a significant...

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