Know Parents’ Role in the MBA Admissions Process

By - Sep 29, 05:56 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com If Mom and Dad are actively involved in your MBA application process, then it might be time to rethink their role at this critical career crossroads. The admissions committee wants to see applicants with demonstrated...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 29)

By - Sep 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Is |x - 6| \\gt 5 ? (1) x is an integer (2) x^2 \\lt 1 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Sep 28, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers look forward to a sleepless first year, lay out their essay strategies, and think up an entirely new...

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What You Should NOT Include in Your MBA Essays

By - Sep 28, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Do this. Write that. Include the other. What TO put in your MBA essays is the topic of many discussions. But what NOT to include is a less talked about conversation. Until now… Check out these three things that you should NEVER include your MBA application...

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The Georgetown McDonough MBA: Everything You Need to Know

By - Sep 28, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough is famous for being the place where business and policy meet, but there is so much more to say about this top MBA Program. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown McDonough School of...

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MIT Master in Finance – Is It the Right Fit for You (and Vice Versa)?

By - Sep 28, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

Practicality is the essence of MIT’s Master in Finance program. It’s just one year, as opposed to numerous MFin programs that are 1.5 to 2 years, and, as the website notes, it was developed “as a direct response to demand in the financial industry.” In...

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MBA News: Top Headlines and Recaps This Week

By - Sep 26, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

Hoping to unlock the good life by going to business school? Best to stay on top of the current MBA news. Check out some of the latest headlines, recaps, and studies about the MBA admissions process from media outlets across the country. From Wharton topping Harvard...

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How pre-thinking will help you conquer the GMAT

By - Sep 26, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

A common piece of advice that GMAT experts give students who are studying for Critical Reasoning is to try to pre-think -- that is, after reading the question and be

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 26): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Sep 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many five-digit numbers can be formed using the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 which are divisible by 3, without repeating the digits? (A) 15 (B) 96 (C) 120 (D) 181 (E) 216 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to...

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Why Get an MBA?

By - Sep 25, 16:47 PM   Comments [0]

Why go to business school? The answer can be nearly anything, but it’s almost always about moving forward. By its very nature, business school is a means to an end. The benefits of business school are numerous: it can help us reach our goals, advance in...

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