Exploring European Business Schools: A Virtual Panel

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Are you thinking about applying to a top European business school? Are you interested in discovering some of the benefits of attending an international b-school? Please join us tomorrow, Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 9:00 AM PST / 12:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM GMT / 6:00...

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Resourceful Essay Recycling

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You're applying to six different schools and each one requires 2-7 essays/personal statements which equals…a whole lot of writing. How can you draft so many essays and still maintain a fresh and original voice in each? Did you know that you can probably adapt one essay...

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The B-School Profile Drill Down: New Blog Series!

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We’re launching a new blog post series called “Profile Drill Down.” It'll give you a glimpse at how we might advise an MBA prospect to start strategizing his or her application. To start, we’ve put together some fictional, composite profiles based on the profiles of applicants...

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Tuesday Q&A: What If I Didn’t Go to a Big Name Undergrad?

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Sure, going to a big name undergrad creates an initial wow factor for your app, but that on its own doesn't show squat about your potential to excel in the future.

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 5): Algebra and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If and are consecutive positive integers, and: which of the following represents all the possible values of ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT:...

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Business School Profile: Jones School of Business at Rice University

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Part of Rice University in Houston, Texas, Jones School of Business was founded by civic leaders and prides itself on being a school for philanthropy. The University takes a civil approach for future entrepreneurs, managers and executives. Business School Facts and Figures Rice University's Jones School of...

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4 Do’s and Don’ts for Presenting Yourself in Your MBA Essays

By - Nov 4, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

Here are some helpful DO’s and DON’Ts that will help you create a distinctive MBA application essay: DON’T write an essay that simply discusses what you think the adcom wants to hear. INSTEAD… DO write about a topic that truly interests you, something that you’d genuinely like to...

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Prime Time: Number-Properties Problems

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GMAT question authors like number-properties problems. Problems centering on odds/evens and factors/multiples tend to show up frequently on the test.

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 4): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) In a triangle ABD, B is the right angle. Point C is on BD. If you draw a line from A to C, then is triangle ABC an isosceles triangle? 1. Angle ACB is twice as large as angle ADC. 2. Angle ACB is twice as...

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FT Ranks 2013 EMBA Programs

By - Nov 3, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

FT Top 15 2013 Global EMBA Programs (last year’s rank in parentheses) 1. Kellogg/Hong Kong UST Business School (1) 2. Tsinghua University/INSEAD (4) 3. Columbia/London Business School (2) 4. Trium HEC Paris/LSE/NYU Stern (3) 5. UCLA Anderson/National University of Singapore (5) 6. Washington University Olin (9) 7. Wharton (8) 8. Duke Fuqua (16) 9....

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