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Harvard Business School: Engaged Community Citizenship

By - Jul 21, 13:17 PM   Comments [0]

This is not about “community service” -- it’s not about doing halo-worthy things in your free time. (Though neither HBS nor I will discourage that, and “engaged community citizenship” and “community service” certainly can overlap.) Community service is an activity that you do; engaged community citizenship...

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London Business School & Finance

By - Jul 21, 13:05 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at London Business School: LBS currently ties for first place as the best international business school in the world (alongside Chicago Booth in the U.S.), according to Bloomberg Businessweek (2012) and fourth place in the world by The Financial Times (2013). London Business...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with Domotron

By - Jul 21, 12:49 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Domotron, an anonymous MBA applicant from the UK who plans to attend a top b-school in the US. You can read more about Domotron’s MBA journey on his blog, Domotron. Thank you Domotron for sharing your experience with us,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 19): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is the product of three integers , , and even? 1. is odd 2. is odd Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile...

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The Habit of Leadership

By - Jul 18, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Thank you, Harvard Business School. IMHO, that’s what applicants should think when they visit the program’s website and find “habit of leadership” on its “Who are we looking for?” admissions page. It’s common knowledge that HBS values leadership, but with this phrase, the adcom succinctly expresses...

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Gold Collection: GMAT Pill Free Articles & Questions

By - Jul 18, 09:48 AM   Comments [1]

Below are 3 Articles and 7 Questions That Will Help You On GMAT Verbal The break down is as follows: 2 SC3 Articles 1 CR 7 Questions 2 SC 5 CR 1. "To do x" vs "doing x," a secret idiomatic best practice This article describes how to handle situations in which you've narrowed...

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MBA Admissions: Duke Fuqua & Marketing

By - Jul 18, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Duke Fuqua: Fuqua currently ranks in 12th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in third place for marketing. Duke Fuqua’s Class of 2014 and Marketing The class of 2014...

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Kellogg 2014 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Jul 18, 09:10 AM   Comments [0]

Kellogg has released their 2014 MBA application essays and deadlines! Kellogg 2104 MBA Application Deadlines: Application Deadlines Decisions Released Round 1 October 16, 2013 December 18, 2013 Round 2 January 7, 2014 March 25, 2014 Round 3 April 2, 2014 May 15, 2014 . Tip: Question 3 asks about your career goals and why "Kellogg and the MBA...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 18): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A number of light bulbs were purchased to illuminate a gym. However, only of them were needed. The extra 160 light bulbs were returned. 60% percent of their cost, or $96, was reimbursed. How much money was spent on illuminating the gym? (A) 360 (B)...

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Take Time Off After An MBA Rejection

By - Jul 17, 15:50 PM   Comments [0]

Today's post comes from Manhattan Review Switzerland, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Zurich and Geneva for Top Business Schools. Getting into an MBA program is definitely a challenge. At Manhattan Review, many applicants ask us: "After being rejected the first...

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