Harvard Business School: Analytical Aptitude And Appetite

By - Jun 16, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

So HBS wants “analytical aptitude and appetite.” What is there to add? I mean, it’s pretty obvious. We didn’t really need HBS to say it. Yet they did say it. Maybe it’s not as obvious as it sounds. Let’s take a look. Analytical: This concept encompasses a...

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Aligning Your Resume With Your Application Essays

By - Jun 16, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

"Aligning Your Resume With Your Application Essays" is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. MBA and other graduate school applicants frequently submit a resume with their applications. Many schools require it, and some schools, such as Columbia Business School, even specify a...

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Michigan Ross 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 16, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross essentially condensed last year's two required questions into one and added a goals essay question.   Review Ross' Evaluation Criteria and Admissions Director Soojin Kwon's excellent blog post on the new questions before you sit down to write the essays. Most importantly remember: your essays should reveal the qualities...

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UV Darden School Announces Enhancements to MBA Curriculum

By - Jun 16, 10:45 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has just announced several changes to its MBA program that will take effect beginning this fall, including a new, required experiential course as well as more opportunities for students to customize their learning experience. Marc Lipson, associate dean...

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UV Darden School of Business Fall 2016 MBA Essay

By - Jun 16, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has posted a brand-new essay question for the 2015-16 MBA application season. Describe the most important professional feedback you have received and how you responded to it.  (500 words maximum) Deadlines for the upcoming admissions cycle have yet to...

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When Is The Best Time To Take The GMAT

By - Jun 16, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you wondering when is the best time to take the GMAT? You probably already know that the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) will be an important part of the MBA admissions process. But what you might still be wondering about is when you...

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Download Our Harvard Business School Application Guide (Updated for 2015/2016 Application Cycle)

By - Jun 15, 22:36 PM   Comments [0]

Our updated (June 2015) “How to Apply to HBS” Guide is the starting point for a prospective applicant to the Harvard Business School. This 15-page white paper is available for immediate download and is provided to prospective applicants at no cost. Our 10-step guide will help...

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Advice for Your Time at B-School

By - Jun 15, 06:44 AM   Comments [0]

If you’ll be earning your MBA as part of the Class of 2017, chances are that right now you’re either finishing up your last weeks at work or enjoying some much-needed downtime before heading to campus. During the months you toiled over your applications and then...

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Bharathi: Undergraduate College -> Business School (2+2)

By - Jun 15, 06:17 AM   Comments [0]

Karthik Sir has been my mentor for the past year and I am grateful to him for helping me rediscover myself. A year ago, as a prefinal year student, I wanted to have a international business exposure but was unsure if MBA was the right choice...

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Choosing the Best B-School for You: A Guide

By - Jun 15, 05:47 AM   Comments [1]

In the MBA admissions consulting game, the first question people ask us is, “what’s the “right” school for me to apply for?” They want to know where they will fit best, which is the best school for the career they have in mind, what’s the “culture” at each school? And I’m...

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