Admission Consultants

Gaining Poise and Confidence for Group Interviews

By - Feb 11, 15:50 PM   Comments [0]

Acing a team based discussion/interview isn’t easy, but with the right prep, you’ll be able to clearly show the adcom that you are an intelligent candidate who knows how to contribute to group discussions with confidence and poise. Use the free resources listed below to...

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Does “Holistic” Review in MBA Admissions have Holes?

By - Feb 11, 15:44 PM   Comments [0]

A client recently asked me the following questions: In several articles, I have read about the holistic approach of admission directors to evaluate applications. I want to know how much weight they put on different aspects of application during evaluation? If the approach is so...

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$10M Gift Funds New Social Impact Center at Georgetown

By - Feb 11, 11:16 AM   Comments [0]

A $10 million gift from philanthropists Alberto and Olga Maria Beeck will fund the Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation at Georgetown University, the school announced yesterday. The center will foster innovation among students who want to build skills and organizations to solve society’s...

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Hugo: A Pharmacist from Spain Applying to Top U.S. B-Schools

By - Feb 10, 14:01 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Hugo, a pharmacist from Spain who will be applying to top MBA programs in the U.S. in the fall of 2014. Read our interview with Hugo below, as well as his blog, Under Prescription: MBA & Pharmacy, to learn...

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How the GMAT Prepares You for B-School

By - Feb 10, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review China, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Shenzhen for Top Business Schools. Congratulations on your decision to get an MBA! Now it’s essential to know how the one predictor of your...

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Overcome a Low Quant Background in MBA Admissions

By - Feb 10, 06:19 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The MBA admissions process is a holistic one. If it weren’t, every MBA cohort would be full of finance wizards and accounting gurus – not an especially well-rounded group. These days, business schools seek a diverse array...

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Free Webinar Recording: Round 3 vs. Next Year

By - Feb 9, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

Now’s your chance to catch up on valuable information you may have missed during last month’s webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate. MBA applicants torn with the big R3 or next year dilemma – you won’t want to miss this! View Round...

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6 Steps to Follow After You Receive Your MBA Interview Invite

By - Feb 9, 13:16 PM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You have made it through one colossal hurdle. Follow these 6 steps to best prepare for the next stage in the MBA admissions process: 1. Relax! Take a deep breath. Regardless of which category you fall into, you need to relax. Anxiety will not help...

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Harvard Business School Offers its First MOOC

By - Feb 7, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has finally revealed the first subject it will offer as a massive open online course, or MOOC, as they are commonly known. More than 10,000 students have already registered for “Innovating in Healthcare,” which begins March 31 on HarvardX, the university’s online...

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Work Experience and the MBA

By - Feb 7, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting among others in Houston for Top Business Schools. Academic potential is the core indicator of one’s ability to succeed in an MBA program. However, the next area is work experience. It’s...

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