Two Steps To Clarifying Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 17:28 PM   Comments [0]

The biggest question to ask yourself before embarking on GMAT prep and the business school application process is, “What are my career goals?” Once you know your career goals, you can then determine whether you need an MBA to reach them. Business schools care about knowing...

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The Power in Knowing Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

There is tremendous power in knowing what you really want to accomplish in life. The minute you become clear about what your career goal is, you can make it happen. I had the honor of taking Peter Drucker’s management course years ago and remember...

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2014 MIT Executive MBA Application Essay Tips

By - Nov 8, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

This set of essay questions shows that MIT seeks applicants who have a vision for the career they are building, who understand the impacts of their actions, and who have the judgment and practical skills to effectively handle the challenges that will come at them...

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Michelle: Tips for the Non-Traditional Applicant

By - Nov 8, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s been a long time (and a lot of introspection and second guessing) since Michelle and I started our journey together. And now that her application is submitted (and looking GREAT), I thought it would be a good opportunity to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 8): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) If and are two consecutive positive integers, is ? 1. and are consecutive positive integers 2. is an even integer Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help...

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MBA Interview Tip 3: Phone and Skype MBA Interviews

By - Nov 7, 15:34 PM   Comments [0]

[NOTE: This post is part of a series; if interested please view the introduction. Links to the first two advice tips are below.] Phone and Skype are often used for MBA interviews when an in-person interview isn’t feasible. A phone interview is simply a conversation by phone;...

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Business, Law and Beyond: An Interview with John Engelman

By - Nov 7, 15:27 PM   Comments [0]

Want to start a business? Partner in a law firm? Go into private equity? Run a media and entertainment company? How about all of the above? Learn from someone who has done it all. And doesn’t normally give interviews. Listen to the full recording of our interview...

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Take Command of Your MBA Interview

By - Nov 7, 15:17 PM   Comments [0]

Acing an MBA interview is no easy feat! You need to simultaneously: • exude confidence without boasting; • find the balance between being too terse and talking your interviewer’s ear off; • stay positive even when a curveball is thrown at you; and • be honest and quick thinking...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 7): Counting and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) In a set of numbers from 100 to 1000 inclusive, how many integers are odd and do not contain the digit "5"? (A) 180 (B) 196 (C) 286 (D) 288 (E) 324 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: U is for Undergrad Grades

By - Nov 6, 15:36 PM   Comments [0]

3 Steps for Handling a Low Undergraduate GPA Grades show whether you previously performed well in an academic setting. If your college GPA is low, then you need to provide evidence that even though you may have faltered back then, now you’ve got you’re A-game and...

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