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5 Tips for Improving Your AWA Essay on the GRE

By - Sep 4, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The GRE has three sections: Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA). For many students, the AWA is the hardest section. Here, you need to write your own essay, rather than simply answering multiple choice questions as you would on Quants and...

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MBA Admissions: Does Extracurricular Equal Extra Credit?

By - Sep 4, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

YES! Don’t underestimate the value of non-academic, non-work activities! These activities that you participate in – hobbies, sports, volunteering, etc. – do tons to liven up your otherwise one-dimensional application. Here are some reasons why you should bulk up your extracurricular quotient: 1. Extracurricular activities add life and...

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Mission and Admissions at Yale School of Management [Episode 169]

By - Sep 2, 12:51 PM   Comments [0]

Which MBA program just revealed that over half its alumni network gives back to the school? Yale SOM. That’s more than double most schools’ giving rate. Which MBA program experienced a 6% increase in applications in 2016 on top of a whopping 25% increase in 2015?...

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Editing Hacks to Transform Your MBA Application Essays & Get You Accepted

By - Sep 2, 12:40 PM   Comments [0]

Sure you need good content in your MBA application essays, but you also need your essays to look good, read well, and have a logical and coherent structure. Join us Wednesday, September 14, for 3 Hacks to Transform Your MBA Application, a webinar during which Linda Abraham, Accepted...

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HEC Paris Fall 2017 Application Deadlines and Essays

By - Sep 2, 09:17 AM   Comments [0]

Here are the upcoming deadlines and essay questions for the 2016-2017 admissions season at HEC Paris. The admissions process at this prestigious European business school operates on on a rolling basis throughout the year and aims to take applicants through the entire process from submission to decision...

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Six Children’s Book Characters Who Would Excel In Business School

By - Sep 2, 07:45 AM   Comments [0]

By Danielle Wirsansky on August 31, 2016 This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news.  We all have beloved children’s book characters whose adventures either lit up our days or helped us...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 2)

By - Sep 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is a four-digit integer, what is digit , if is divisible by 36? A. 2 B. 3 C. 4 D. 6 E. 7 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99...

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Yale SOM 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 1, 18:59 PM   Comments [0]

Yale has a brand new question this year. And one that is fairly distinctive among bschools. As you did last year, you need to make the most of that single essay, but you also need to take the time to make every box in the application...

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Columbia 2016-17 Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 1, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

These essay questions focus mostly on the present and future, so don’t expect to elaborately portray your professional development as a prelude to your goals. Be guided by Columbia adcom’s focus and give them what they ask for, in aggregate: a vivid sense of engagement;...

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Yale SOM to Cap Full-Time MBA Class Size

By - Sep 1, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

In an effort to preserve its unique and close-knit culture, the Yale School of Management has announced it will put the brakes on the ballooning admissions increases it has seen over the past six years and cap the class at around 340 students. According to the Yale News, the...

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