Kraft Foundation Donates $20M to HBS to Commercialize Science Research

By - Nov 19, 10:02 AM   Comments [0]

The Robert and Myra Kraft Family Foundation has pledged $20 million to Harvard Business School to create the Kraft Endowment for Advancing Precision Medicine, the school announced this week. The pledge, which is part of Harvard University’s $6.5 billion capital campaign, was announced at the...

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Can an MBA Help You Get a Career in Investment Banking?

By - Nov 19, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Have you been thinking about making a change in your career field? Getting an MBA can be an excellent way to make the switch, but it requires a lot of planning to make sure that you get the most you can out...

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One Easy Way to Personalize your MBA Essay Content

By - Nov 18, 22:36 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group This is a post I write basically every year because it comes from what I'm seeing each round, every day, on basically every application.  That drum beat is really rigid, hard-to-read Why School X sections on essays.  I give the...

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Women Entrepreneurs Thriving Worldwide

By - Nov 18, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

This is Global Entrepreneurship Week, and according to the newly released Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2014 Women’s Report, entrepreneurial activity among women has increased by seven percent across 61 economies worldwide in just two years. Women entrepreneurs in nearly half of the surveyed economies are now equal...

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How to Switch Careers With an MBA

By - Nov 18, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Have you been thinking about changing careers, or maybe even switching industries entirely? Are you wondering whether business school is the right choice to get you where you want to go? Earning an MBA requires a significant investment in money and time. In addition...

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Seats Filling up at the Chicago Booth Webinar

By - Nov 18, 00:53 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t miss out on the important advice that will propel you above the competition and into your seat in the upcoming class at Chicago Booth! So here's what you need to do: 1.  Go here and register for the webinar. 2.  Mark your calendar for Wednesday, November 18th at 10:00...

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Insider Tips for Wharton’s Team Based Discussion

By - Nov 17, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

By Judith Silverman Hodara It’s that time of year again, when Wharton is inviting applicants to interview and as former Acting Director of MBA Admissions at Wharton, I have a good sense of what Wharton is looking for in the team-based discussion. With so many highly qualified applicants...

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MBA Interview Tips to Help You Knock It Out of the Park

By - Nov 17, 06:38 AM   Comments [0]

As you may guess, the purpose of the MBA admissions interview is twofold: it gives the AdCom a chance to see a candidate’s personality, leadership qualities and motivation for pursuing an MBA, and it also lets applicants tell their own story beyond the essays and...

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3 Things Every MBA Applicant Should Know About The PTE

By - Nov 17, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you a non-native English speaker wondering whether you’ll need to take an English proficiency exam in order to get into a top business school? Many of the world’s top MBA programs conduct classes primarily or exclusively in English. Admissions committees want to...

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Executive MBA Pros & Cons

By - Nov 17, 02:47 AM   Comments [0]

Our blog series, 12 Terrific Tips, offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the next post: Thinking about...

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