Books To Read Before You Begin Your MBA Application

By - Jun 8, 01:59 AM   Comments [0]

I’m certain everyone knows that before you apply to business schools, it’s a good idea to read The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, the Economist and Bloomberg-BusinessWeek to familiarize yourself with the jargon and the stories you will be discussing while in school.  I...

Tags: , , , . Read More

Is Columbia Business School Calling Your Name?

By - Jun 8, 01:54 AM   Comments [0]

The webinar aired live last week and was a huge success, so if you missed it or if you attended and would like to review, then you’ll want to tune in to the online recording for not-to-be-missed advice on how to snag that Columbia acceptance. Don’t...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

Whelan to Lead NYU Stern’s New Center for Sustainable Business

By - Jun 5, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

New York University Stern School of Business will launch a new Center for Sustainable Business in January 2016, and has announced that Tensie Whelan, currently the president of the Rainforest Alliance and a key leader in the realm of environmental activism and stewardship, will join...

Read More

Tuck Business School Profile

By - Jun 5, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions School Summary With just 281 students enrolled in the graduating class of 2016, Tuck School of Business is one of the smaller of the high-ranking MBA programs. The school’s philosophy is all about making the right choices with the right team, and the small...

Read More

GMAT Question of the Day (June 5)

By - Jun 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly traded stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. If during the final quarter, the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000, and fourth quarter earnings were reported at...

Read More

Speed Matters: The “Math Approach” vs. The “Strategy Approach”

By - Jun 5, 00:08 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT questions can often be solved with more than one approach – this is great news for Test Takers since having more than one option means that you’re less likely to get ‘stuck’ on a given prompt. Taking this idea one step further, if YOU...

Read More

Is My GPA High Enough?

By - Jun 4, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

Is My GPA High Enough? “I’m really concerned about my poor college performance. Is my GPA too low to gain admission to a top MBA program?” This is one of the most frequent questions we at MBA hear from aspiring MBA applicants. There is no one-size-fits-all...

Tags: , , . Read More

Top Ranked Part-Time MBAs

By - Jun 4, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

The U.S. News has released its list of the top-ranked part time MBA programs. Here are the top 10: 1. UC Berkeley (Haas) 2. U Chicago (Booth) 3. Northwestern (Kellogg) 4. NYU (Stern) 5. UCLA (Anderson) 6. U Michigan (Ross) 7 (tie). Carnegie Mellon (Tepper) 7 (tie). U Texas- Austin (McCombs) 9. Ohio State (Fisher) 10 (tie). U Minnesota- Twin Cities (Carlson) 10 (tie). USC (Marshall) For...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

Redirecting Attention Away from a Less-than-Ideal GPA

By - Jun 4, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

Strategies for Redirecting Attention Away from a Less-than-Ideal GPA There are many strategies that can be effective for redirecting attention away from a less-than-ideal GPA to successes and achievements that can potentially persuade a business school admissions committee to grant admission to you. Essays are...

Tags: , , , . Read More

MBA Letters Of Recommendation

By - Jun 4, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

Selecting your recommenders takes a strategy. I like to begin with the basics: Who, When, What, Where, and How. I also like to suggest that you waive your right to access it. The waiver makes the recommendation more credible to the admissions committee. Who: Who are the...

Tags: , , , . Read More