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Georgetown MBA Program Appoints New Assoc. Dean of Admissions

By - Jan 28, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business recently announced the appointment of Shari Hubert as associate dean of MBA admissions, where she is responsible for recruiting highly qualified and diverse students to both the full-time and evening MBA programs. This new role at Georgetown McDonough will mark...

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GMAC Alumni Survey Shows Strong Job Market for 2012 Grads

By - Jan 28, 14:51 PM   Comments [0]

Last year's b-school grads faced a receptive job market, as 92 percent of 2012 graduates surveyed by the Graduate Management Admission Council were employed three months after graduation. That’s six percentage points higher than class of 2011 graduates surveyed at the same time the year...

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6 Ways to Play the MBA Waiting Game

By - Jan 28, 14:46 PM   Comments [0]

After months of planning, studying for the admissions exam, writing essays, and wrangling recommenders, you have just hit the submit button for your business school applications and are now wondering what's next as the MBA waiting game begins. Here are six tips to make the most of this period. 1....

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Launches Dual-Degree Program with China

By - Jan 28, 14:43 PM   Comments [0]

Recently, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School announced the launch of a new dual-degree program in China that fuses the disciplines of business and engineering. In partnership with Tsinghua University’s Department of Industrial Engineering, UNC Kenan-Flagler has created the Global Supply Chain Leaders Program to meet the growing...

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5 Interview Tips from Cornell’s Johnson School

By - Jan 28, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

Many business schools have already extended interview invitations to Round 2 candidates, so there's no better time to absorb a few additional tips to help you navigate this all-important step in the MBA admissions process. In a recent update to the admissions blog at Cornell's Johnson...

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Chicago Booth Tweaks EMBA Program

By - Jan 28, 14:38 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business recently announced changes to the curriculum for its Executive MBA Program. The changes include the addition of new courses; increasing the international exchange component of the program from four to five weeks; and restructuring its elective offerings...

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GMAT Number Properties

By - Jan 28, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

The single most-tested topic on the GMAT Quantitative Section is something called "Number Properties."  In a way, this statement, while absolutely true, is a bit deceptive.  It's like saying the biggest category at a particular zoo is mammals: even if that is completely true, that...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 28): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

By - Jan 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is the range of a non-empty set S bigger than its mean? 1. All members of S are negative 2. The median of set S is negative Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over...

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Post-submission Action Items

By - Jan 27, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

So, you've submitted your application and probably think that all hard work is done? think again! Here are some post-submission tips from Aringo that can help you complete the application process successfully: Thank your recommenders, who played an important role in your application. Continue researching the MBA programs,...

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Kellogg MBA Student Blogger Interview: Abhishek’s Journey

By - Jan 26, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

We decided to follow up with some of our past MBA blogger interviewees to see where their admissions journey brought them. First in our series is Abhishek Gutgutia, author of the blog, “The MBA Roller Coaster” and first year student at Northwestern Kellogg. The original...

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