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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s Northwestern Kellogg Essay Analysis (2014-2015)

By - Oct 27, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Kellogg School of Management is going positively retro with its rather robust application components this admissions season, requiring two written essays and two video essays. The school seems to actually want to get to know the people who will represent its brand for the...

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

By - Oct 27, 06:48 AM   Comments [0]

In our last post, we outlined how you can imp

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Standing Out With a Competitive MBA Application

By - Oct 27, 04:17 AM   Comments [0]

Crank out a competitive MBA application and get into your top business schools. It probably doesn’t surprise you to hear that MBA admissions are competitive. However, it may surprise you to hear just how competitive they have recently become. Business schools are reporting a spike in MBA...

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Getting Into The MBA Program: mbaMission’s Cornell Johnson Essay Analysis, 2014-2015

By - Oct 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

You can be forgiven for feeling a little annoyance with Johnson at Cornell University’s decision to unnecessarily complicate things this season by stipulating a character limit, rather than a word limit, for its MBA program application essays. What does 2,000 characters, “including formatting characters,” really mean...

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Six GMAT tips for non-native English speakers

By - Oct 24, 09:28 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT is administered in more than 100 countries; many of the GMAT's test takers speak English as a second or third language.

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MBA Salary and Return on Investment

By - Oct 24, 03:30 AM   Comments [0]

The relationship of an MBA salary and what constitutes a great return on investment from business school are inextricably linked– for good reason.  The GMAC’s annual survey of business school alumni (21,000 graduates from 1959 through 2013) yielded some interesting results for anyone considering business...

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5 Tips for Getting into the Best Business Schools

By - Oct 22, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

Get into the best business schools by preparing early! If you’ve been following along, you’re probably already familiar with the handy MBA application checklist we gave you a few weeks back. For you underclassmen out there, don’t go thinking that your business school application days are...

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GMAT critical reasoning and conditional statements

By - Oct 22, 05:59 AM   Comments [0]

Today we will take a look at conditional statements. Sometimes on the GMAT, you will come across something that looks like this:

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MBA News for Prospective Students

By - Oct 20, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

From business schools critiquing the (new-ish) GMAT Integrated Reasoning section to a historic first at Rutgers Business School (and—you guessed it!—more business school rankings lists), here’s the latest in MBA news for prospective students applying to business school or taking the GMAT. How relevant is Integrated...

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Comprehensive GMAT prep with Economist GMAT Tutor

By - Oct 20, 05:19 AM   Comments [0]

Did you know that Economist GMAT Tutor courses include practice exams, one-on-one tutoring sessions, essay markings and Ask-a-tutor messages in addition to online lessons?

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