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mbaMission’s 2013-2014 Dartmouth College (Tuck) Essay Analysis

By - Jul 24, 13:40 PM   Comments [1]

As MBA programs move toward PowerPoint presentations, creative essays and essays without word limits, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College sticks to its tried and true approach: three 500-word essays, one of which is a classic career statement, while the others ask candidates...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 24): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) There are two bars of gold-silver alloy; one piece has 2 parts of gold to 3 parts of silver, and the other has 3 parts of gold to 7 parts of silver. If both bars are melted into a 8-kg bar with the final...

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Chicago Booth 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 23, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth, following this year's trend in MBA applications, has gotten rid of the required goals essay and retained two short essays, albeit with different prompts and with 50 more words each. The power point presentation that it introduced several years ago has been required...

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Uh-Oh, I Don’t Know This GMAT Question…What Now?

By - Jul 23, 13:42 PM   Comments [0]

Picture this: It’s the day of your GMAT. You’re cruising through the Quant section, you’re feeling pretty good about things...and then up pops a doozy of a GMAT math question. It catches you off guard and you’re not quite sure what to do. You start...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 23): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is even? 1. is even 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $595 total savings @ GMAT Club. Learn more. Magoosh GMAT - GMAT...

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Five Top Strategies to Ace the MBA Interview

By - Jul 22, 15:55 PM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review India, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting for Top Business Schools. You’ve just been notified that you’ve landed an interview with your dream business school. Are you prepared to ace it? At Manhattan Review, we recommend our...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 22): Counting and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 22, 13:04 PM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If one of two parallel lines has 7 points on it and the other has 8, how many triangles can be drawn using the points? (A) 168 (B) 196 (C) 316 (D) 364 (E) 455 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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Is a Harvard MBA in Your future?

By - Jul 22, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that with a resounding “yes” then tune in to our upcoming webinar, The Accepted Guide to Getting into Harvard Business School. The webinar will take place on Thursday July 25th at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. See what time that is for...

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Trivia About Our MBA Events List

By - Jul 22, 09:50 AM   Comments [0]

The Facts About our MBA Events List: Fact 1: Signing up to our MBA events list will help ensure that you never miss an Accepted MBA admissions event again. Fact 2: The more Q&As and webinars you attend, the better informed and prepared you will be as...

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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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