MBA

6 Ways to Prepare for Your Compelling MBA Goals Essay

By - Jun 26, 23:33 PM   Comments [0]

Most schools ask why you want an MBA and why you want it from this school. And really, even if they didn’t ask you, you should still ask yourself. Before you invest the time and money in an MBA, you should know the answers to...

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EMBA Life, EMBA Support: A Talk with Sam from Cornell

By - Jun 26, 23:26 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Sam Panini, a student at Cornell. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where...

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MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA

By - Jun 26, 23:08 PM   Comments [0]

Explaining a low GPA can be difficult and it requires you to examine your GPA’s trend. 3 Scenarios Scenario A – 3.0 GPA, upward trend You goofed off for your first few semesters and didn’t weigh the consequences. You failed some classes and started out with an embarrassingly low...

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The 4 Biggest Mistakes People Make on the GRE (And How to Avoid Them!)

By - Jun 26, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

Plato famously said that “courage is knowing what not to fear.” On the GRE, it can be equally said that a big part of success is knowing what not to do. Much is taught in articles like this about things you should do to boost...

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MIT Sloan Fall 2017 Application Deadlines, Essay Alternative

By - Jun 24, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

The MIT Sloan School of Management has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2016-2017 admissions season. The application to the full-time MBA program will not include a traditional essay question this year; instead, the admissions team has come up with a new twist for Sloan aspirants. Fall 2017 Deadlines Round 1 Application due:...

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Fall 2017 MBA Application Deadlines at Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Jun 24, 09:11 AM   Comments [0]

The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University has posted the following MBA application deadlines for the 2016-2017 admissions season. Round 1 Application due: October 5, 2016 Initial notification: November 15, 2016 Round 2 Application due: November 15, 2016 Initial notification: January 10, 2017 Round 3 Application due: January 10, 2017 Initial...

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Updated R1 Deadlines Calendar: Many More Dates Released!

By - Jun 24, 08:37 AM   Comments [0]

Over the last few weeks, many schools have released their 2016-2017 deadlines and essay topics. The MBA application year is certainly in full swing! If you haven't already, now is an ideal time to set a date for GMAT and research schools. We recommend talking...

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GMAC Survey Reveals ‘Robust’ Post-MBA Job Market

By - Jun 23, 07:05 AM   Comments [0]

Companies working directly with business schools plan to hire more MBAs this year than they hired in 2015, according to a global survey report released by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). The survey findings are based on responses from 842 employers representing more than 530...

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Chicago Booth 2016-2017 Essay Tips and Application Deadlines

By - Jun 23, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business has released its essay question for 2016-2017 MBA applicants, as well as its MBA application deadlines. Booth’s MBA admissions deadlines are: – Round 1: September 22 – Round 2: January 4 – Round 3: April 4 Like Harvard...

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Contemplating a Career in Data Science/Business Analytics?

By - Jun 23, 00:05 AM   Comments [0]

Since we recorded this interview, the Wall Street Journal published a short article discussing the strong demand for tech skills around the world. Apparently the area with the greatest gap between supply and demand is Big data/analytics, where 39% of IT leaders feel there is...

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