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Careers in Finance – What does it take to get into the Finance industry?

By - Apr 18, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

– written by Chitra Venkatesh (IIM Lucknow class of 2016) and edited by Karthik Palaniappan. First things first – Some myth busting Finance is not Hollywood: Hollywood has possibly given us an unrealistic impression of what it means to work in finance.  While the extravagant lifestyles on display...

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Careers in Finance – What is Finance all about?

By - Apr 18, 09:06 AM   Comments [0]

– written by Karthik Palaniappan Finance is a very unique industry – its basic tenets are not beyond the grasp of the simplest of people.  Take the example of a person who sets up a simple tea shop in rural India. This person needs a space...

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Columbia Launches First Student-Run Portfolio Fund

By - Apr 18, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has launched its first student-led value investing portfolio, known as the 5x5x5 Student Value Investment Fund. The fund, named for its innovative structure, gives students the opportunity to connect value-oriented investment theories to real-world practice as they apply their classroom learning to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 18)

By - Apr 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

  Math How many integers are there so that ? A. 2 B. 3 C. 4 D. 5 E. 6   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable...

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MBA Admissions: Where Should Ajay Apply

By - Apr 17, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our MBA Profile Series we’ll introduce you to Ajay, examine his profile, and determine the best MBA programs for him to apply to. See the second post in our series here. Who is Ajay? Let's learn about our friend Ajay… 1. Ajay has high-tech product ideas...

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Best Places To Live During Business School

By - Apr 15, 14:31 PM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch  on April 15, 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. If you are planning on attending business school this fall, it might be time to start...

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Things that sound OK but aren’t!

By - Apr 15, 08:48 AM   Comments [0]

In sentence correction there are many options that sound correct the first time we read them, but actually are incorrect. This is because we take certain things for granted in spoken or everyday English, whereas the GMAT tests more formal rules. The GMAT is also...

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What Does Columbia Business School Look for in Applicants?

By - Apr 15, 06:44 AM   Comments [0]

Just like people, each MBA program has its own unique personality — and each has its own idea of a perfect match. Knowing what a business school is looking for in potential students can help you frame your skills, experience, and personality around the qualities...

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IMD Debuts Online Executive Programs

By - Apr 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% IMD has launched a series of new online courses for executives. Aimed at executives with 6 to 10 years of experience, the Global Leadership in the Cloud (GLC) program is designed to provide individualized virtual instruction on several topics to people with...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 15)

By - Apr 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If in the picture below, the arc is a quarter of a circle and is a rectangle, what is ? A. B. C. 10 D. 12 E. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your...

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