Plan Ahead and Positively Impact your MBA Application

By - Mar 24, 06:13 AM   Comments [0]

Many b-school aspirants see the spring and summer solely as a time to take a GMAT prep course. They often wait until they are neck deep in the process of writing their essays and compiling all of their other application materials to identify the elements...

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What to Do When You’re Waitlisted for Business School

By - Mar 24, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Getting waitlisted for business school might be the most nerve-wracking admissions decision you can get. Just when you thought you were finally going to get a “yes” or a “no,” you get a “maybe…we’ll see what happens.” Despite the name, being on the...

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B-School Deans to Discuss Future of Management Ed.

By - Mar 23, 10:09 AM   Comments [0]

“Focusing on creating flexible, adept leaders is critical for business schools to continue attracting top talent,” says Glenn Hubbard, Dean of Columbia Business School. This underlying sentiment will serve as the foundation for a landmark discussion between the deans of the nation’s top business schools...

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Admitted to B-School? Here’s How to Maximize Your Time Ahead of Enrollment

By - Mar 23, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions If you’ve been admitted to business school, the first thing to do is celebrate! You made it, and all your hard work paid off. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t work still to be done! Before committing, you want to research the school you’ve...

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4 Application Strategy Tips: Stand Out AND Fit In

By - Mar 22, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

It can be confusing: Half of the advice you read urges you to stand out in your application, while the other half advises you to explain how you’ll fit in. So which is it? Should you stand out or fit in? The answer, unsurprisingly, is BOTH....

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You CAN Get into B-School with Low Stats…Yep, Even YOU!

By - Mar 22, 11:39 AM   Comments [0]

We want to see you get into your dream school, even with a less-than-ideal GPA or GMAT score. Think it's impossible? Think again. We've been in the biz long enough to know with certainty that this is a goal that's within your reach. You certainly won't be...

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When to Consider Retaking the GMAT

By - Mar 22, 09:33 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT. It’s an acronym that can strike fear into the hearts of many a prospective MBA student. And for good reason: while your GMAT score is still just one data point for the AdCom to consider out of your entire package, it’s often viewed...

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U.S. News Releases 2017 Best Business Schools

By - Mar 22, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions U.S. News & World Report has released its 2017 ranking of business schools, and there are some big winners and losers this year. Harvard Business School has taken control of the number one spot, with Stanford Graduate School of Business dropping into a...

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U.S. News Ranks Best Business Schools in 2016

By - Mar 21, 12:57 PM   Comments [0]

How did your target MBA programs fare this year? Let's take a look: Top 10 MBA Programs: Here are some observations and highlights (some from Poets & Quants): • This is the first year in seven years that Stanford hasn't been in the top spot. The school is...

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Weigh if an MBA Makes Financial Sense

By - Mar 21, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

Consider if an MBA will lead to a significant salary bump. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on An MBA is a long-term financial investment, so here are three questions to ask when trying to decide whether going to business school makes...

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