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Criteria for Acceptance to a Top Ranked Business School

By - Jul 11, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

The criteria for acceptance to a top ranked business school are a hot topic; however, to our knowledge, there are very few comprehensive lists of the primary things MBA admissions officers care about most when they review an MBA application. Based upon many years of MBA...

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How to master the GMAT as a non-native English speaker

By - Jul 11, 05:42 AM   Comments [0]

Raphael from Brazil is a non-native English speaker and a self-described math whiz. He scored an impressive 720 on the GMAT. Today he shares his advice on how to master English grammar rules and score a 5 in the AWA section.

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Georgetown MBA 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Jul 11, 05:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Georgetown MBA program at McDonough School of Business has announced the application essay questions and deadlines for the 2014-2015 admissions season. Round 1 Deadline: October 10, 2014 Notification: December 20, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 5, 2015 Notification: March 20, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: April 1, 2015 Notification: May 15, 2015  Essay Questions Please answer...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 11): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Distinct points A, B, C, D form a right triangle ABC with a height BD. What is the value of AB times BC? 1. AB = 6 2. The product of the non-hypotenuse sides is equal to 24 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click...

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McCombs Essay Questions Analysis 2014-15

By - Jul 10, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

  Application Deadlines: Round 1 Deadline: October 14, 2014 Notification: December 18, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 6, 2015 Notification: March 26, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: March 24, 2015 Notification: May 21, 2015 From Mc Combs website: “Each year, like most business schools, we update our application essay prompts in an effort to better glean important information...

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Kellogg School of Management 2014-2015 Deadlines

By - Jul 10, 10:03 AM   Comments [0]

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has posted the 2014-2015 MBA application deadlines. Round 1 Deadline: September 24, 2014 Notification: December 17, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 7, 2015 Notification: March 25, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: April 1, 2015 Notification: May 13, 2015 For additional information, please visit the Kellogg admissions website.

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Masters in Finance: What You Need to Know

By - Jul 10, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

The Masters in Finance degree is one of the most up and coming specialized masters programs in the business world. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Anthony DeAngelis, owner and founder of Masters in Finance HQ, for the low-down on his company, the MSF...

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MBA Scholarships: How Do I Apply and What Should I Emphasize?

By - Jul 10, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

While each school has its own unique scholarship offerings (merit only, merit and need, need only), they do so for a variety of reasons. Similar to admissions, a director will consider your academic indicators, your work experience, your extra-curricular activities, your goals and your community...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 10): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of integer ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep has worked with over 50K students at over 90 locations worldwide. Save...

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Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays Week # 8-Tip # 8

By - Jul 9, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

Provide Specific Details One of the most common pitfalls of Admission essays is the writers’ inability to use specific examples or details and share stories that are filled with vague generalities. To be able to make sense of your story and appreciate it as well, the...

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