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GMAT Preview and Networking Mixer in Silicon Valley

By - Jan 12, 15:23 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT Preview and Networking Mixer in Silicon Valley Thursday January 13, 2011, 7:00 – 9:00PM – REGISTER NOW >>>> Learn the ins and outs of the GMAT, while mingling with fellow young professionals working at top companies in and around Silicon Valley. Enjoy drinks and appetizers as...

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Top 20 Best GMAT Books – GMAT Club Ranking for December

By - Jan 11, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

December 2010 popularity index of Best GMAT Books as determined by GMAT Club members. (We measured how often our members referred to each of the books in their posts from the past month and assembled the GMAT Book popularity index below). You can also visit...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Dec 27, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

CMU Tepper‘s Provost and Executive Vice President, Mark S. Kamlet, was recently appointed Acting Dean of the business school effective January 1, 2011. The current dean, Kenneth Dunn, will be stepping down on that date, and Kamlet will serve in his place until a new...

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Indiana Kelley 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Dec 27, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

Indiana Kelley 2011 MBA Essay Questions This Indiana Kelley 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at http://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My tips...

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London Business School Q&A: Updated Answers from the Chat

By - Dec 23, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

There were so many excellent questions for the London Business School MBA and MiF admissions directors, Peter Johnson and Karen Benge, and for the three part-time MiF students, that we didn’t have time during the Q&A to get to them all. The representatives were kind enough...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup: Improv, Social Media, and More

By - Dec 23, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

In a Businessweek blog post, “MIT Brings Improv to the MBA Classroom,” Alison Damast describes the leadership focused MBA acting class called Improvisational Leadership: In the Moment Leadership Skills. The second-year course integrates creative arts into the more classic business school curriculum, and focuses on...

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MBA Specialty Rankings Unveil Possibilities for All

By - Dec 22, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Fact: Not everyone can go to a top 10 business school. Businessweek‘s new MBA specialty rankings give the other 90% of us a solid place to begin research when you know what you want to do but can’t attend or afford a top 10 program. Such...

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Consortium Interview: How is it Different from other MBA Interviews?

By - Dec 21, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

As expected, our second Consortium Application Strategies Q&A was just as successful as our first, with lots of good questions and loads of new information offered from the Consortium and from participating schools. Here is an excerpt from the chat on Consortium interviews: Linda Abraham: Juan asks,...

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MBA Essays: Two critical questions

By - Dec 20, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

Kudo’s to Mako at Random Wok for having the guts to show his already submitted Haas essays to a former admissions committee member. He received feedback that he didn’t want to hear, but any future MBA essays he writes will be better for having received...

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An Optimistic Look at 2011 MBA Hiring

By - Dec 20, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC’s Year-End Poll of Employment shows an improvement in MBA hiring in the last year and provides an optimistic look at 2011 hiring trends as well. Here are some key findings from the survey: 64% of the 210 employers who participated in the Corporate Recruiters Survey said...

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