Said Joins Global Network for Advanced Management

By - Jan 13, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has joined the Global Network for Advanced Management, a project that promotes collaboration among leading international business schools. Saïd received unanimous approval to become the Global Network’s 29th member overall. Part of Saïd’s motivation for joining the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 13)

By - Jan 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Two engines were tested to determine their fuel consumption rate. If during the test, the first engine consumed 600 grams of fuel while the second, which worked for two hours less, consumed 384 grams, how much fuel will be required to run the second engine...

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Show Me the Money: Highest Paying Consulting Firms for New MBAs

By - Jan 12, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

As you know, consulting is a top industry of interest at business schools around the globe. Few career paths can match consulting when it comes to providing exposure to a wide variety of projects, geographical areas, company cultures…and then there’s the handsome compensation package to...

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5-Step Checklist Before Submitting Your Applications

By - Jan 12, 11:36 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to b-school, law school, med school, grad school, or college, this checklist will be the same. Don't hit that "submit" button until you've completed the following 5 steps: 1.  You’ve made sure that your application presents a holistic, multi-dimensional picture of you. Each section of your application should not just present you as a strong candidate on its own,...

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MBAs Flock to Consulting, Silicon Valley

By - Jan 12, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Your undergrad major may not matter as much as what you get out of it. While Darden MBAs look to consulting, Midwestern business school grads are taking their startup dreams to Silicon Valley. Here’s what’s trending on the business education landscape. Consulting bonanza at UVA Darden Graduates of...

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Top Graduate School Admissions Directors Share the Inside Scoop

By - Jan 12, 10:55 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to graduate school and overwhelmed by your options? Don't know how to find the right program for you? Or have you already found your dream program, and need guidance for applying successfully? For the past few years, Linda Abraham has been interviewing the director of admissions at top graduate...

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Building Your Consulting Career, and a Look Back at a Tuck MBA

By - Jan 12, 10:41 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s guest, J. Kenton Kivestu, graduated from UVA with a BA in economics and history in 2006. Upon graduating he joined Google in product development and worked there for 3 years until he moved to Hanover New Hampshire to attend the Tuck School of Business...

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7 Actions You Can Take Today to Get Off the Waitlist

By - Jan 12, 05:31 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% There’s nothing quite so bittersweet as finally getting a response from your MBA application – only to find out that you’ve landed on the waitlist. But while you might feel like you’re in limbo, there’s actually quite a bit you can still...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 12)

By - Jan 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If 3 kilometers are equivalent to 1.8 miles, which of the following is closest to 4 miles? A. B. C. D. E. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the...

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Round 2 Updates from Michigan Ross

By - Jan 11, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

The Round 2 deadline at Michigan Ross School of Business came and went just over a week ago, and the busy MBA admissions team is already prepared to send out the first wave of interview invitations at the end of this week. Director of MBA Admissions Soojin...

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