Is a Chicago Booth MBA in Your Future?

By - Dec 12, 13:19 PM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that question with a resounding “yes,” then tune in to The Chicago Booth Challenge: How to Get Accepted in 2014, a webinar that airs in just a few days, on Monday, December 16th at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Reserve your...

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B-School Fundraising in 2013

By - Dec 12, 13:09 PM   Comments [0]

It seems we’re sharing news of major donations to top business schools on a regular basis lately—a great sign of economic recovery as donors invest in their alma maters to help create state-of-the art campuses and modernized learning environments. Bloomberg Businessweek takes a look at which...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 12): Number Properties and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If is divisible by prime number , is an even prime number? 1. Product of is even 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily...

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The GMAC Summit

By - Dec 11, 13:50 PM   Comments [0]

I spent last Friday at the GMAC Test Prep Summit in Los Angeles. The conference was mostly for test prep professionals, but GMAC invited admissions consultants and I decided to go. I’m glad I did. A few takeaways I’d like to share with you: I am...

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Making the Most Out of MBA Round Two

By - Dec 11, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

Round Two is coming. Do yourself a favor and step away from the essays for a hot minute. That’s right. Put them down. Now step away. Slowly…slowly…good. Now is NOT the time to: Buy yourself a thousand bucks worth of lavender essential oils from Amazon in an attempt...

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Do You Still Get Nervous Taking Standardized Tests?

By - Dec 11, 08:37 AM   Comments [0]

Almost every student I’ve ever taught, from high school juniors taking the PSAT to adults taking the GMAT, admits to some degree of anxiety on test day.

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 11): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) There is a certain triangle with sides 7, 10, and . If it is known that is an integer, how many different values are there of ? (A) 8 (B) 10 (C) 13 (D) 14 (E) 16 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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Stanford GSB Round 2 Application Resource Round-Up!

By - Dec 10, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Stanford GSB Round 2 App deadline is fast approaching, and to make your life easier (because, come on, we all know what the round 2 deadline crunch looks and feels like), we’ve decided to round up ALL our Stanford resources into one handy-dandy blog...

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Tuesday Q&A: What if I’ve Never Been Promoted?

By - Dec 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Question: I have over 10 years of work experience but no promotion to management. How does that affect my application? Answer: You may be familiar with this optical illusion: One of the lines looks bigger than the other because of the other lines/arrows around it. But really,...

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What Are My Chances? Adopted Vietnamese-American Teach for America Alum

By - Dec 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is one in a series of MBA applicant profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” authored by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with...

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