MBA

10 Common Mistakes Made in B-School Essays 

By - Nov 10, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re looking to create a winning MBA application, the absolute best place to shine a spotlight on your goals and accomplishments is in the required essay questions. After all, life provides ample source material—innovations, successes, ethical dilemmas, workplace conflicts–that you can mine for essay...

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Is There a Chicago Booth MBA in Your Future?

By - Nov 10, 02:23 AM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that question with a resounding “yes,” then you’ll want to join us for Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, a webinar that airs live on Wednesday, November 16th at 10am PT/1pm ET and at 5pm PT/8pm ET. Reserve your spot for Get...

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Wharton Interview Team-Based Discussions – What To Expect And How To Prepare

By - Nov 9, 11:21 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton recently announced their round 1 interview decisions, and as former Director of MBA Admissions at Wharton, I can share my understanding of what the school is looking for in the team-based discussions (Wharton’s interview style) which will begin soon. The team-based discussion is a format that...

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The Best GMAT Prep Courses for MBA Applicants

By - Nov 9, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Is business school on the horizon for you? Before you can jump into preparing your MBA application, you need to take an entrance exam. If, like many applicants, it’s been a while since you’ve taken a multi-hour standardized test, preparing for a...

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5 GRE Myths and Misconceptions

By - Nov 9, 00:19 AM   Comments [0]

How well do you know the GRE? Have you really looked into this exam and sorted out the misinformation from the facts? Here are 5 GRE myths and misconceptions you should be aware of as you prep for the GRE. Myth # 1: To pass GRE...

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Tips for the Wharton Team-Based Discussion Interview

By - Nov 8, 17:37 PM   Comments [0]

Congratulations, you have been invited to interview at Wharton! Making it this far in the business school application process is a HUGE win, but preparing for the unique Team-Based Discussion presents new challenges. Stratus Prep offers the following tips for the Wharton Team-Based Discussion Interview:...

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Working An MBA Into Your Work-Life Balance

By - Nov 8, 14:23 PM   Comments [1]

When it comes to pursuing an MBA degree, there are substantial time and financial commitments involved that can make it difficult to achieve a suitable work-life balance. One source notes that it can cost between $30,000 to $90,000 annually — and possibly even more at private...

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Generous Gift Will Fund NYU Stern School’s New Program for Military Veterans

By - Nov 8, 11:05 AM   Comments [0]

New York University’s Stern School of Business has received a $15 million endowment gift from alumnus Lorenzo Fertitta (MBA ’93) and brother Frank J. Fertitta III to create a new program exclusively for U.S. military veteran and active duty students who will be entering the school’s...

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4 Steps to Preparing for MBA Interviews

By - Nov 7, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

There are four things you need to know when prepping for your MBA interview: 1. Yourself 2. Your interview goal 3. Your school 4. The type of interview In this post I’m going to walk you through each of these items. When you’re finished reading this post, you will have...

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2017 Chicago Booth Class Profile

By - Nov 7, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

Who’s at Booth right now? Let’s check out the profile of the Booth class of 2017 (from the Booth website)… • U.S. minorities: 23% • International students: 34% • Average GMAT score: 726 • GMAT range: 570-780 • Average undergraduate GPA: 3.6 • Average work experience: 5 years • Countries Represented: 54 Breakdown of Undergraduate Majors: Are you vying for a...

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