Stacy Blackman’s Words of Wisdom Campaign Continues

By - Jan 15, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

We’re wrapping up the second week of the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams. Have you been following along?  The goal is to galvanize potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners, and the...

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How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA

By - Jan 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Are you interested in a career in investment banking? If you’ve been following our career-change series,  How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA, then you know going to business school can be a great opportunity to gain the skills and...

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How on Earth Will You Pay for B-School…

By - Jan 14, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

…and then have anything left to live on? Unfortunately, when budgeting and planning for b-school, you need to think about more than just that steep tuition price tag. There's the price of relocating, the time taken off from work, travel expenses (business and pleasure), social activities/entertainment,...

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Yale SOM Dean Snyder Appointed to Second Term

By - Jan 14, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Fresh on the heels of being named Dean of the Year by Poets & Quants, Edward Snyder has been appointed to a second term as dean of the Yale School of Management. “I am delighted that he is willing to continue in this capacity and foster...

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10 Myths That Can Destroy Your MBA Application

By - Jan 13, 09:03 AM   Comments [0]

As a future, or current business school applicant, getting an MBA is one of the most important things you’ll ever do. And like anything worth doing, it’s a lot of work. Every day, our team meets people from all over the world who have chosen,...

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What Do Top Business Schools Require on the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE?

By - Jan 13, 07:02 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Getting into business school means jumping over a lot of hurdles. You need to take the GRE or GMAT, write your MBA application essays, fill out the application itself, and get some high-quality letters of recommendation. And if you’re an international student, there...

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Sunny Job Outlook for 2016 MBA Grads

By - Jan 12, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has released the findings of its 2015 Year-End Poll of Employers, which reveal solid 2015 hiring numbers and robust 2016 hiring projections that reflect a continued healthy demand for recent graduates of master-level business programs — especially MBAs. Among the...

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What Should You Do When You’re Waitlisted Without Feedback?

By - Jan 12, 11:49 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: As unfair...

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Round 2 Update from HBS Admissions

By - Jan 11, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

On Friday, Harvard Business School‘s director of MBA admissions, Dee Leopold, shared the following details regarding Round 2 interview invitations: Interview invitations will go out in two waves: January 27 and February 3 All candidates not being invited to interview will receive notice of their “release” on...

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How Not to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

By - Jan 11, 02:20 AM   Comments [0]

Your recommenders are doing you a favor, so the least you can do is make their job easier by following proper LOR etiquette. Breaking these important letter of rec rules may result in your recommenders deciding not to dish out the most favorable review. Stay...

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