MBA

The GMAT and EMBA Programs

By - Feb 7, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

With full time MBA programs, it is fairly obvious why the GMAT is such an important component to one’s application – with less work experience, admissions committees need to find other measurements to gauge potential success in a program. Academic preparedness can clearly be evidenced...

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Good News for MBA, MAcc & MiM Grads

By - Feb 7, 04:07 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC's Year-End Poll of Employers shows positive hiring outcomes from 2015 and strong employer demand for graduate business students worldwide in 2016. This study includes survey responses from 179 recruiters from 159 companies around the world. Here are some highlights from the report. The hiring...

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Stacy’s #WOW Campaign Inspires Thousands in Social Media

By - Feb 5, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

Have you been keeping an eye out for the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams?  For the past few weeks, we’ve been motivating potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners. Awesome is the...

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Stanford GSB Alum Transforming Online Dating for the Ambitious [Ep. 139]

By - Feb 4, 14:19 PM   Comments [0]

With a hat-tip to Valentine’s Day, this show is about a dating app for the “smart, busy and ambitious” as well as life at Stanford GSB and start-ups. Meet Amanda Bradford: [0:46] She earned her bachelors in Information Systems in 2007 from Carnegie Mellon.  After getting her degree,...

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$10M Gift Will Transform Wharton Leadership Program

By - Feb 4, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s  Wharton School has received a $10 million commitment from alumna Anne Welsh McNulty that will drive the global reach of the current Wharton Leadership Program and build on its 20-plus years of innovation and impact in leadership development. Anne McNulty, image courtesy...

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Applying to Business School as a Couple

By - Feb 4, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Between Valentine’s Day next weekend, to working with a couple whom are both applying to business school, I realized that love and romance can be a little known part of the MBA application process. With thoughts of Cupid in the air, it seemed...

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Should I Apply To Business School?

By - Feb 3, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is the first post in a four-part series I wrote to describe my experience applying to MBA programs. As you will see (and this is dating back over ten years) I had just about ZERO outside guidance at all, and was for the most...

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UCLA Anderson Launches Entrepreneurship Accelerator

By - Feb 3, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Dean Judy Olian To meet the needs of an expanding entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus, the UCLA Anderson School of Management has announced the launch of the Anderson Venture Accelerator—a 10,000-square-foot incubator for nascent UCLA startups. The accelerator, launched in association with the...

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Avoid These 10 Pitfalls in MBA Application Essays

By - Feb 2, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The essay component of the MBA application is a chance to really wow the admissions committee and stand out from potentially thousands of other candidates with similar GMAT scores or GPAs. There are many ways...

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Haas School of Business Presents Open Innovation Award to President of India

By - Feb 2, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has presented Indian President Pranab Mukherjee with an award honoring his contributions as a “global leader” in open innovation. “Open innovation” refers to the idea that in the...

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