MBA

FT Reveals 2015 Ranking of Best B-Schools in Europe

By - Dec 9, 06:33 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times has published its 2015 ranking of the best business schools in Europe, and London Business School takes the top spot for the second year in a row. According to the FT, the methodology for creating this ranking is based on the combined performance...

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5 Things MBA Applicants Need to do Before They Are Ready to Take an English Proficiency Test

By - Dec 9, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you an international student who is interested in attending business school in the US or UK? If English is not your first language, and it was not the primary language of instruction for your undergraduate degree, you will likely be required to...

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Editing Hacks to Make Your Essays the Best in the Pile (Upcoming Webinar)

By - Dec 9, 00:45 AM   Comments [0]

Our 3 Hacks to Transform Your MBA Application webinar will take place next week on Wednesday, December 16th at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn must-know editing and proofing techniques that will boost your essay’s appeal and your chances of getting accepted. Spaces...

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Develop a Smart Social Media Strategy for MBA Applications

By - Dec 8, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

Being active on LinkedIn is especially critical to anyone embarking on an MBA career. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com When applying to business school, your MBA essays and interviews are the primary way to market yourself and generate positive attention...

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6 Ways to Tell if You’re Ready to Take the GRE

By - Dec 8, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Have you decided to take the GRE in order to get into business school? For a long time, the GMAT was the preferred test for b-school admissions. But in recent years, the GRE has been gaining popularity among MBA admissions committees, and in...

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Forbes Top 20 U.S. MBA Programs in 2015

By - Dec 8, 03:21 AM   Comments [0]

Here are the top 20 MBA programs in the U.S. according to Forbes: A Few Points (from the Lead Article) • The average five-year gain at the top 25 U.S. business schools was $61,700. That's down $6300 from two years ago, and down $56,300 since 2003.  • The average debt...

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Make the Most of Each MBA Application Component

By - Dec 7, 09:02 AM   Comments [0]

As you pull together your MBA application materials for Round 2, try to think of each component as an opportunity to tell the AdCom something new about yourself. What we mean is, don’t simply copy and paste bullet points from your resume into your data forms....

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Maximize Your Round Two Application: Q & A With Former Hbs Adcom Board Member

By - Dec 7, 05:42 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% With less than three weeks until Christmas and with the New Year just around the corner, there is a time crunch for getting a number of things done before the start of 2016. For those of you applying to business schools, the...

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3 Essential Components of a Personal Statement

By - Dec 7, 01:53 AM   Comments [0]

While listening to a podcast, I started thinking about the essential components of a strong personal statement, statement of purpose, or MBA goals essay. Basically, the adcoms want a map of where you’ve been, where you are, and where you’re going for the statement of...

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Welcome to the Team Adam Nathan!

By - Dec 7, 01:37 AM   Comments [0]

A friendly handshake goes out to our newest team member, Adam Nathan! Adam is a Harvard Business School 2+2 participant, Baker Scholar at HBS, and Duke University graduate. He worked with the Duke and HBS admissions offices while a student at these programs, gaining significant...

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