The State of the 2010 MBA Job Market

By - Nov 18, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

Almost 90% of MBAs from the class of 2010 were employed after graduation, compared to 84% from the year before, reports a GMAC press release on the 2010 job scene. The press release also points out that these post-recession graduates are "faring better than their...

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How to Earn an A+ on Your Career Goals Essay

By - Nov 18, 09:31 AM   Comments [0]

by Tyler Cormney, MBA Prep School, Chief Executive & Founder There is a common misconception that we want to clear up – and that is that an acceptance letter to a top tier business school is all about what you’ve achieved so far. An acceptance letter...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tips: Common Recommendation Dilemmas

By - Nov 18, 07:34 AM   Comments [0]

As many of our readers are aware, letters of recommendation are a central part of the application process. We would like to take a look at how to handle the snags that often arise for applicants in unique employment situations. The applicant who is most likely...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 18): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 18, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is area of triangle greater than area of triangle ? 1. The value of area of is less than that of perimeter of . 2. Angles of = Angles of . OA and Explanation Verbal (CR) A work of architecture, if it is to be...

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Are MBA Students Narcissistic?

By - Nov 17, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Financial Times article, the answer is a resounding, "Yes." In "The narcissistic world of the MBA student," Jeffrey Pfeffer, author of Power: Why Some People Have it and Other's Don't, elaborates on the reasons why MBA students show "a remarkable sense of...

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GMAT Volume Dips Slightly

By - Nov 17, 09:42 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT volume dipped less than 1% this year from its all-time record high of 265,613 last year, reports a Graduate Management News article. This slight drop follows four years of growth. Here are some key statistics from this year: 5,900 more women took the GMAT this year...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 17): Probability and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If Ben were to lose the championship, Mike would be the winner with a probability of , and Rob - . If the probability of Ben being the winner is , what is the probability that either Mike or Rob will...

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Michigan Ross and Yale SOM Admissions Directors Interviews

By - Nov 16, 11:05 AM   Comments [0]

Over the course of the last few weeks we've had the privilege of speaking with admissions directors from Michigan Ross and Yale SOM about admissions policies, student life, job recruiting, and other vital information relating to getting in at these two top business schools. We highly...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 16): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 16, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two watermelons, and , are on sale. Watermelon has a circumference of 6 inches; watermelon , 5 inches. If the price of watermelon is 1.5 times the price of watermelon , which watermelon is a better buy? (Assume that...

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View FREE Gripping MBA Goals Webinar Online!

By - Nov 15, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Having trouble figuring out how you should structure your MBA goals essay? Not even sure what qualifies as a "goal"? In's free, 45-minute webinar, The Art of a Gripping MBA Goals Essay, you will learn how to create a compelling MBA goals essay that...

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