Dartmouth Tuck School of Business Essay Tips

By - Sep 16, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Dartmouth Tuck School of Business has a small student body and a rural location, combined with world-class faculty and academic focus. As you approach your Dartmouth Tuck MBA application it will be important to consistently show how you will fit into the school values...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 16): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Some part of a 50% solution of acid was replaced with an equal amount of 30% solution of acid. If, as a result, 40% solution of acid was obtained, what part of the original solution was replaced? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion &...

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Weakness, What Weakness?

By - Sep 15, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

I saw it. The question was looming in an essay and hiding behind a corner in the brain and/or instruction sheet of my interviewer. “So Natalie, tell me about your weaknesses and what you did to overcome them”? Gosh, there are so many, I don’t even...

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Cambridge Judge 2014 Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 15, 09:24 AM   Comments [1]

Founded in 1990, the Judge Business School at University of Cambridge has powered its way up the international rankings, mainly because of its strength in entrepreneurship, particularly in technology and the sciences. A deeply collaborative school, it enjoys strong ties to the many companies in...

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U of Michigan Receives Record Breaking Donation of $200 Million

By - Sep 15, 08:16 AM   Comments [0]

Stephen M. Ross will donate $200 million to the University of Michigan, with $100 million going to the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and $100 million going to the athletic campus (which will be renamed the Stephen M. Ross Athletic Campus). This donation, the...

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UCLA Anderson: 3 Tips for Recommendation Letters

By - Sep 13, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

The UCLA Anderson School of Management MBA Insider's Blog recently provided three bits of advice for any applicant feeling flustered by the process of procuring letters of recommendation for their b-school application. A letter from a current, direct supervisor is ideal. However, for candidates who haven't...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sept 13): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Sep 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) In a fleet of a certain car-renting agency the ratio of the number of sedans to the number of hatchbacks was 9:8. If after the addition of 3 sedans and 1 hatchback, this ratio rose to 6:5, how many more sedans than hatchbacks does...

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Notre Dame Mendoza 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 12, 13:18 PM   Comments [0]

You need to clearly convey to the Mendoza adcom that you have what it takes to be an effective leader—an integrated mind, a broad perspective, tenacity, and heart. Use your career experiences, your career goals, and your personal values to help you demonstrate these key...

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3 Essential Components of a Personal Statement

By - Sep 12, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

While listening to a podcast, I started thinking about the essential components of a strong personal statement, statement of purpose, or MBA goals essay. Basically, the adcoms want a map of where you’ve been, where you are, and where you’re going for the statement of...

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Are B-Schools Targeting Older Applicants?

By - Sep 12, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

Is there such thing as being too young or old for an MBA? In case you missed it, Bloomberg Businessweek ran an interesting article a few weeks ago called the Graying of Harvard Business School which pointed out some of the stats of the...

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