Making Your MBA Essays Do “Double Duty”

By - Jul 16, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

With the new MBA essay questions coming out, you may be starting to sketch out your answers. Of course first and foremost answer the given questions thoroughly and thoughtfully. But how can your essays work for you to the max, especially when the...

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Dipak Jain hits the INSEAD rumor mill

By - Jul 14, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

Word has it that Dipak Jain, former dean of Kellogg, is tipped to become the next dean of INSEAD. According to a recent Financial Times article, Dipak Jain is the front-runner for the position and is awaiting approval from the INSEAD board and faculty from...

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Stanford GSB Admissions Associate Director Speaks: Top 8 Mistakes Applicants Make on Their Essays

By - Jul 13, 10:08 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s some advice: When the associate director of MBA admissions from your target school offers pointed, clear essay tips, MAKE SURE YOU FOLLOW THEM! So for those of you applying to Stanford GSB, listen up as Allison Davis shares the top 8 mistakes applicants make on...

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MBA Admissions News and a Little College, Too

By - Jul 12, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

Top European b-schools continue making the same mistake: First, in 2008 London Business School ousted their new dean, Robin Buchanan, for being too much of a businessman and not enough of an academic dean. Now IMD‘s president, John Wells, is stepping down due to similar...

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MBA Admissions Telethon July 22

By - Jul 12, 10:05 AM   Comments [0]

For all of you setting your sights on joining the MBA Class of 2013, mark your calendars now— is hosting its next MBA Admissions Telethon on Thursday, July 22, 2010 between 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM PT / 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM ET /...

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The World Cup and the Admissions Process

By - Jul 9, 12:33 PM   Comments [0]

World Cup games have captivated much of the world’s attention over the past month, and Sunday’s match-up between Spain and The Netherlands will determine who wears the 2010 crown. As I followed this first African World Cup, I marveled at how close many of the games...

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International MBA Programs: Are Global B-Schools Right for You?

By - Jul 8, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

Thinking about applying to an international MBA program? Like the idea of having international experience on your resume, but don’t know much about your global options? Not sure if you should attend an internationally-run program or an American-based program transplanted to foreign soil? Internationalizing the...

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Save 20% on Must-Have Scholarship Resource Guide during July

By - Jul 6, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

Applying to graduate school can be complicated enough—and that’s before you start worrying about how you’re going to pay for it. This month’s featured ebook, Financing Your Future: Winning Fellowships, Scholarships and Awards for Grad School, will provide you with valuable tips on how to...

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UNC Kenan Flagler 2011 MBA Essay Questions and Deadlines

By - Jul 6, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

This UNC Kenan Flagler 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 My tips for answering Kenan Flagler’s...

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Top 20 Best GMAT Books – GMAT Club Ranking for June

By - Jul 5, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

June 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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