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Endowment Creates Social Enterprise Center at Columbia

By - Jan 30, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

A new center created at Columbia Business School will help develop the next generation of business leaders’ understanding of how management impacts society and the environment. In a statement released Wednesday, Columbia Business School announced that Sandra and Tony Tamer made a “transformative endowment gift” that...

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MBA Admissions: Is Community Service Important?

By - Jan 30, 07:58 AM   Comments [0]

It’s winter, and many of you probably haven’t started thinking about next year’s MBA applications yet. But now is actually an excellent time to get started – not just on test prep and boosting GPAs, but on taking time to examine your community service. At...

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How to stay motivated after a low GMAT score

By - Jan 30, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Your frustration is justified: months of preparation, sacrifice and hard work have resulted in a far lower score than you were expecting.

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6 Types of MBA Interview Questions You Must Be Prepared For

By - Jan 30, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

We’re coming up on MBA interview season, and it’s time to start getting down to the details. What are the most common MBA interview questions? What do you need to get across in your answers? MBA interview questions can be broadly divided into six general categories: professional,...

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Michigan Ross Director on Interviewing, Team Exercise

By - Jan 30, 06:07 AM   Comments [0]

This weekend, on-campus interviews kick off at University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Soojin Kwon has some reminders for MBA applicants on how to shine during your interview, and also shares Ross’s perspective on why the team...

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Meet our MBA Admissions Consultants: Kimberley Nixon

By - Jan 30, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Admissions Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an...

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What is your Business School Social Scene?

By - Jan 30, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

How much of your business school social scene is about making connections with other MBA students, and how much is about having fun?Photo Credit: Jirka Matousek via Compfight cc You’ve heard a lot about taking the GMAT, applying to MBA programs, and structuring your business school...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 30)

By - Jan 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Which expression has the greatest value? A. B. C. D.

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Choosing Your Recommenders

By - Jan 29, 21:42 PM   Comments [0]

  This article was first published in  the January 2015 issue of  Valley India Times. Letters of recommendation are a critical part of the MBA application package. They provide the only outside information to the admissions committee about you. A recommendation can validate claims you have...

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An MBA Applicant’s Guide To Behavioral Interviews – Expartus

By - Jan 29, 17:23 PM   Comments [0]

More and more, MBA admissions boards are faced with a large pool of impeccably qualified candidates- great test scores, great work experience, great transcripts. They need to differentiate, and they are using behavioral interviews to do so. So, what is a behavioral interview? Behavioral interviews focus on...

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