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How to Stay Sane During B-School

By - Oct 20, 05:03 AM   Comments [0]

By now, you’ve either fantasized about how hectic yet amazing business school life is,  or you’re living it right now. Rohan Rajiv, a first-year student in Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management‘s two-year MBA program, has written a thoughtful blog post on how to prioritize...

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Aringo Tips for MBA Interviews

By - Oct 20, 02:38 AM   Comments [0]

As the application season progresses and round 1 deadlines are behind us, many MBA candidates are receiving interview invitations. Below are some Aringo tips for doing well on the MBA interviews. Following the initial screening of applicants, most leading business schools invite candidates to the "second...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 20)

By - Oct 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If equation |\\frac{x}{2}| + |\\frac{y}{2}| = 5 encloses a certain region on the coordinate plane, what is the area of this region? A. 20 B. 50 C. 100 D. 200 E. 400 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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2 Reasons Why You Love Columbia that You SHOULDN’T Share in Your App (and 2 that You SHOULD)

By - Oct 19, 14:48 PM   Comments [0]

Let’s face it, even if Columbia weren’t smack in the middle of NYC, it would still be an amazing business school, so you need to make sure that when you explain why CBS is the school of you, you don’t focus exclusively on the city,...

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2015 University of Michigan Ross Executive MBA Admissions Tips

By - Oct 19, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

Ross Executive MBA students have, on average, about ten years of “progressive work experience” that include about five years as a hands-on manager. Such students are people who know where they’re going and why. So this year the EMBA essays give you the benefit of...

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Why Your Resume Deserves Your Attention

By - Oct 19, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

Many adcom readers will begin their review of an application by going over an applicant’s resume. That’s right – your resume isn’t just some quick document that’s there for show! It’s really your unique one-page introduction to the admissions board. This is not something you...

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Does GMAT Integrated Reasoning Matter?

By - Oct 17, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

2014 Business School Admissions Officers Survey Results According to our 2014 survey of admissions officers at over 200 business schools across the United States*,  60% say that an applicant’s score on the GMAT’s Integrated Reasoning section (launched in June 2012) is not currently an important part...

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Social Media Will Change the B-School Landscape

By - Oct 17, 08:24 AM   Comments [0]

Social media as it relates to management education continues to be a hot topic, and I found the comments in a recent Huffington Post blog piece really fascinating. For Millennials, memories of the world prior to Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram may be hazy, while members...

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How to develop your GMAT study schedule

By - Oct 17, 05:46 AM   Comments [0]

Your study schedule depends on who you are in terms of study habits, what is going on in your life, what your strengths and weaknesses are in terms of the skills

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Princeton Review 2015 B-School Rankings

By - Oct 17, 05:11 AM   Comments [0]

The Princeton Review recently released the 2015 editions of its guides to business and law schools, which also include annual ranking lists uniquely based on student surveys. Among the ranking list categories and schools ranked #1 on them, you’ll find: “Best Career Prospects”—Stanford Graduate School of...

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