GMAT Question of the Day (October 10)

By - Oct 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math The average (arithmetic mean) of four distinct positive integers is 10. If the average of the smaller two of these four integers is 8, which of the following represents the maximum possible value of the largest integer? A. 12 B. 14 C. 15 D. 16 E. 17 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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4 Ways to Display Teamwork in Application Essays

By - Oct 9, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

Teamwork, and its close cousin, leadership, are highly prized by graduate programs and universities. Haven’t worked in teams on any regular basis? Don’t worry! There are more ways than you may realize to prove your chops in this area. Consider the following 4 options: 1. Remember: No...

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Obtaining an MBA With Healthcare Goals in Clear View

By - Oct 9, 00:28 AM   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 Aditya Marathe, MBA class of 2018 at UCLA Anderson... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you!...

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MBA-led Startups Meet High Expectations at HBS Incubator

By - Oct 7, 07:51 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB is offering free tuition to admitted MBA students—but there’s one small caveat. Cornell welcomes its newest MBA class, Stanford is gives aspiring MBAs free tuition with a catch, and entrepreneurs face high expectations when applying to HBS Startup Studio. Here is everything that’s...

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10 Common MBA Application Mistakes of Finance Professionals-Part 1

By - Oct 7, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

Surprised to hear that MBA applicants from finance make up the largest percentage of the incoming classes at many of the top business schools? I didn’t think so. Several firms require the MBA for top-level positions, and finance industries feed heavily into the most competitive...

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Stanford Launches Fellowship for Those Working in Midwest After Graduation

By - Oct 7, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions There are plenty of reasons you might move to the Midwest. Maybe you’re drawn by the lower cost of living. Maybe you just like Chicago. Or maybe you want Stanford to pay for your MBA. Stanford Graduate School of Business has announced its...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 7)

By - Oct 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Money is paid into an account in portions of $500 and paid out in portions of $300. If after a month the account grew by $1,200, what is the least possible number of transactions that could have been made? A. 3 B. 4 C. 5 D. 6 E. 7 Question Discussion...

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If you’re an international candidate to US MBA programs, read this before finalizing your post-MBA career goals!

By - Oct 6, 16:53 PM   Comments [0]

As an international applicant to a top US MBA program, you’re surely aware of the special challenges you may face once admitted, particularly in applying for a visa and securing housing. However, one thing you may not have considered is how your non-US citizenship impacts...

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Ask the AdCom: Where Can I Find Some Peace and Quiet?

By - Oct 6, 12:33 PM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with another installment of “Ask the AdCom,” where we share a wide range of tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business schools. Since AdCom members are human, too, we know our readers will enjoy seeing  a different side of what makes...

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Writing a Lead That Pops

By - Oct 6, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

How many times have you wandered through a bookstore, opening up a book to read the first few lines only to quickly close it again? How often have you read one of those free samples on your Kindle, only to decide after a paragraph that...

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