Michigan Ross Fall 2017 MBA Application Essays

By - May 23, 09:56 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business poses these two required essay questions and one optional statement in the Fall 2017 MBA application: What are you most proud of outside of your professional life? How does it shape who you are today? (up to 400 words) What...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - May 23, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Scheduling Your Official GMAT at the Perfect Time Hi Rich, I took my first...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 23)

By - May 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Which of the following cannot be a range of a non-empty set of odd integers? A. 0 B. 2 C. 4 D. 5 E. 8   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a...

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How LinkedIn Can Help You Get Accepted

By - May 23, 00:06 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Tech MBA made waves when it offered applicants to its unique program in New York City the opportunity to apply with their LinkedIn profiles instead of filling in the tedious employment history section of the application. Other MBA programs like MIT Sloan and UT...

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GMAC Prospective Students Report Highlights

By - May 22, 12:47 PM   Comments [0]

GMAC (Graduate Management Admission Council) recently released its 2016 mba.com Prospective Students Survey Report. The survey, conducted throughout 2015, analyzes the motivations, planned career paths, and program choices of more than 10,000 business school candidates worldwide. Here are some highlights of the report. • Applicants are becoming...

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Michigan Ross School Names Scott DeRue as New Dean

By - May 20, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

The Michigan Ross School of Business has appointed Scott DeRue as its next dean, effective July 1. DeRue will succeed Alison Davis-Blake, who one year ago today announced she would resign when her five-year term ends in June 2016. Many in the Ross community are well...

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Michigan Ross School Fall 2017 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 20, 10:06 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has announced the application deadlines for the 2016-2017 MBA admissions season. They are as follows: Round 1 Application due: October 3, 2016 Decision released: December 16, 2016 Round 2 Application due: January 2, 2017 Decision released: March 17, 2017 Round 3 Application due: March 20,...

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Benefits of Being a Dog Lover

By - May 20, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Spending time with your pet can help get you through the semester. You love dogs because… well, they are just so darn cuddly and cute. But did you also know that being around these friendly canines can improve your health? Being a dog lover reduces stress Studies have...

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Crafting Crisp, Focused Answers To Questions About Why You Want An MBA (Part 3)

By - May 20, 05:00 AM   Comments [1]

If you’ve read any of the other posts in this series, then you already know we’re focusing on learning how to navigate through the various permutations of questions like these: Why do you want an MBA… AT ALL? Why do you want an MBA… AT THIS EXACT MOMENT IN YOUR CAREER? How...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 20)

By - May 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A committee of three students has to be formed. There are five candidates: Jane, Joan, Paul, Stuart, and Jessica. If Paul and Stuart refuse to be in the committee together and Jane refuses to be in the committee without Paul, how many committees are possible? A....

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