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MBA Admissions | New Rankings by The Economist Based on Salary Increase

By - Dec 20, 13:04 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist publishes rankings of full-time MBA programmes every year, but in 2016 it has added a new method for evaluating programmes that suits its audience perfectly: A "mini-ranking" based solely on average salary increase.

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MBA Admissions Tip: Explaining Frequent Job Switching

By - Dec 20, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve got a strong transcript, a solid GPA, and you aced the GMAT. You know you’re a strong candidate for pretty much any top MBA program. There’s just one thing standing in your way…your resume. You’ve had some good jobs—that’s not the problem. The problem is...

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Showing Leadership in Your B-School Application

By - Dec 20, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

At Stacy Blackman Consulting, we do a lot of thinking about leadership – what is leadership, how best to showcase it, why it matters, and more. If asked what is the single most important quality for business school applications, I would say leadership. While some...

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3 MBA Essay Mistakes That Cost You Admission To Your Dream School

By - Dec 20, 04:57 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Many of the top MBA programs have recently released their admissions decisions. If you were one of the lucky ones to get admitted, congratulations! Getting into business school is no small feat and you should feel proud of this achievement. I also recognize...

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 20)

By - Dec 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If points , , , and form a quadrilateral, is longer than ? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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When Do I Get My GMAT Score Report?

By - Dec 19, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

Great question!  The short answer is that you get most of your GMAT score right away, as soon as you are done with your test, and the rest, the whole kit-and-caboodle, about 20 days later.  Before we can clarify that answer with greater detail, we...

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Tips for Video Interviews

By - Dec 19, 09:55 AM   Comments [0]

An increasing number of MBA programs are making use of online video-interview platforms, where you must record responses to one or more short-answer prompts before your application is considered complete. Sometimes, the system will allow for an extra try if you’re not thrilled with your...

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 19)

By - Dec 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math In the economy mode, a printer prints twice as fast as in the optimal quality mode. If after working for 20 minutes in the optimal quality mode and 40 minutes in the economy mode the printer printed 120 pages, how long would it take the...

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10 Key Tips for Creating Compelling Business School Essays

By - Dec 18, 14:46 PM   Comments [0]

The Round 2 application deadlines are only 2-3 weeks away.  Some applicants are already half way through the application process while some are still at the beginning stage.  Whichever stage of the application process you are, you are still working on showcasing your best personal...

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Write a Resume That is Readable, Impactful, and Unique

By - Dec 18, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Are you looking for advice on how to boost the readability, impact, and uniqueness of your MBA application resume? Read on for a few of our favorite resume tips... 1. Readability: • Eliminate extra lines: Keep your address and contact information on one line if possible, avoid listing your...

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