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Steer Clear of the MBA Rumor Mill

By - Feb 8, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

Did you hear that Stanford is no longer admitting anyone who scored lower than a 700 on the GMAT? Or that HBS already filled up its entire class in Round 1 and won’t actually admit anyone they’re interviewing in Round 2? Or that the way to ace...

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What Business Schools Should I Apply To?

By - Feb 8, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is the second post in a four-part series I wrote to describe my experience applying to MBA programs. Here’s a link back to the first post about why I decided to apply in the first place, just in case you want to start at...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 8)

By - Feb 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If the diameter of each of the car's wheels is 20 inches, what was the approximate average speed of the car in km/h if after the two-hour journey each wheel made 75,000 revolutions? (1 inch = 0.0254 meter) A. 32 B. 41 C. 59 D. 74 E. 88   Question Discussion &...

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The GMAT and EMBA Programs

By - Feb 7, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

With full time MBA programs, it is fairly obvious why the GMAT is such an important component to one’s application – with less work experience, admissions committees need to find other measurements to gauge potential success in a program. Academic preparedness can clearly be evidenced...

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Good News for MBA, MAcc & MiM Grads

By - Feb 7, 04:07 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC's Year-End Poll of Employers shows positive hiring outcomes from 2015 and strong employer demand for graduate business students worldwide in 2016. This study includes survey responses from 179 recruiters from 159 companies around the world. Here are some highlights from the report. The hiring...

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Stacy’s #WOW Campaign Inspires Thousands in Social Media

By - Feb 5, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

Have you been keeping an eye out for the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams?  For the past few weeks, we’ve been motivating potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners. Awesome is the...

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MBA Jobs in Banking & Consulting Still Popular

By - Feb 5, 15:48 PM   Comments [0]

Traditional industries like banking and consulting remain popular among business school graduates. What does it take to get a job at legendary banking firm Goldman Sachs? Do consulting jobs still carry the cachet they once did for MBA job seekers? Are online programs catching on? Here...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 5)

By - Feb 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is an odd integer, which of the following numbers must be even? A. B. C. where is a prime number D. E.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B -...

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Stanford GSB Alum Transforming Online Dating for the Ambitious [Ep. 139]

By - Feb 4, 14:19 PM   Comments [0]

With a hat-tip to Valentine’s Day, this show is about a dating app for the “smart, busy and ambitious” as well as life at Stanford GSB and start-ups. Meet Amanda Bradford: [0:46] She earned her bachelors in Information Systems in 2007 from Carnegie Mellon.  After getting her degree,...

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$10M Gift Will Transform Wharton Leadership Program

By - Feb 4, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s  Wharton School has received a $10 million commitment from alumna Anne Welsh McNulty that will drive the global reach of the current Wharton Leadership Program and build on its 20-plus years of innovation and impact in leadership development. Anne McNulty, image courtesy...

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