Tips for Executive MBA Reapplicants

By - Feb 28, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

If you have been rejected from an Executive MBA program, it often comes down to one of three reasons (or combination thereof): 1. Your academic record was not strong enough to convince the admissions committee you could handle the rigor of an EMBA program, 2. Your work...

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4 Qualities Top MBA Programs Seek

By - Feb 28, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

There are four main qualities that top b-schools look for when reviewing MBA applications. If you’re aiming for the top 10, then you’ll want to make sure not only that you possess these qualities, but that you’ve highlighted them in your application. 1. Problem Solving Skills. This is probably...

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Putting Learning Above All: A Talk with Rohan from Kellogg

By - Feb 27, 12:47 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Rohan Rajiv, a student at Northwestern Kellogg. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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2017 MBA Applicant: Where will You Be on March 2?

By - Feb 27, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

Applying last minute is never a good idea. In fact, doing anything last minute rarely pays off, but especially when it comes to something like securing your future, we recommend that you give yourself plenty of time to get the job done right. Step 1: Attend...

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GMAT May Hold MBA Admissions Edge Over GRE

By - Feb 26, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

Is Silicon Valley changing its tune about recruiting business school grads? From the rise of online programs to MBA admissions officers giving more weight to the GMAT than the GRE—here’s the top stories in the world of business school. MBA admissions at HBS  As far as MBA admissions...

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Attention, Military MBA Applicants

By - Feb 26, 07:06 AM   Comments [0]

Military MBA applicants tend to blow other candidates out of the water, figuratively speaking, because they have a wealth of experience to draw from at a very young age. In fact, my very first client, many years ago, was in the military. While many candidates can...

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LBS Summit Looks at London’s Startup Scene

By - Feb 26, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% You might think about Silicon Valley when you think about hot startup scenes, but speakers at London Business School‘s recent ‘#GenerationE’ Entrepreneurship, Tech and Media Summit would argue that London is the place to be. London’s “Tech City” or  “Silicon Roundabout” is one...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 26)

By - Feb 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Are all elements of set less than 20? (1) The smallest element of is 0. (2) The range of is 20.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C -  (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4...

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Predict Your Score: Collect the ‘Easy’ GMAT Points

By - Feb 25, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how to collect the low-hanging fruit—those easy GMAT points—on Test Day. #PredictYourScore Sometimes boosting your GMAT points isn’t about studying more; it’s about knowing the simple tips that aid in the way tests are scored. Basically, there are easy ways to earn more GMAT points with...

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Tuck School Gets Real About Round Three

By - Feb 25, 07:02 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone has an opinion about submitting your MBA application in Round 3—including us here at SBC—and a lot of the conversation circles around how competitive it is and how scarce spots are. While it may seem only candidates who are also Olympic athletes, chess champions, or...

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