MIT Sloan School of Management MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 6, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

On its website, MIT Sloan states that “innovation and collaboration [are] at the heart of what we do.“ Your task is to remain focused on your overall application strategy and choose two key stories that can showcase your achievements at school, work and extracurricular activities....

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Confessions of an MBA Consultant: White Spaces

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This post of Stacy's originally appeared on Poets & Quants I’d rather listen to Celine Dion on a loop, I think to myself knowing there has to be a torture less painful than listening to a business school applicant recite his resume line by line.  ...

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Map Out Your MBA Timeline

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This post originally appeared on Stacy's "Strictly Business" MBA blog on Once you've decided to pursue an MBA, you've got your work cut out for you. MBA applicants need to fit studying for the GMAT and developing essays in with other personal and professional commitments....

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SBC Scoop: GRE Trumps GMAT?

By - Jul 6, 10:40 AM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Our client Terrence looked like a stellar candidate except for one very common concern: after three attempts in six months, he just couldn’t nudge his GMAT...

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MIT Sloan Announces 2012-2013 Deadlines, Essay Topics

By - Jul 6, 10:37 AM   Comments [0]

The MIT Sloan School of Management has posted the two rounds of deadlines and two essay prompts for the 2012-2013 MBA application season. Round 1 Deadline: October 24, 2012 Notification: January 29, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: December 27, 2012 Notification: April 2, 2013 Essays In each of the essays, MIT Sloan asks applicants...

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Cornell’s Johnson School Deadlines and Essay Questions

By - Jul 6, 10:33 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School at Cornell University has announced the deadlines and essay prompts for the 2012-2013 full-time MBA application cycle. Round 1 Deadline: October 17, 2012 Notification: December 19, 2012 Round 2 Deadline: November 28, 2012 Notification: February 20, 2013 Round 3 Deadline: January 30, 2013 Notification: April 3, 2013 Round 4 Deadline: March 27, 2013 Notification:...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 6): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) If function satisfies for all , which of the following must be true? (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: The best teachers,...

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GMAT Strategy Session#2

By - Jul 5, 23:13 PM   Comments [2]

Welcome to the second GMAT strategy session. In the first session we will focus on refinement – how to customize your study plan in the last 30 days to attain maximum score improvements. The key questions answered in this session are the following: How to define...

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Darden and Stamps Foundation to Jointly Offer Full Scholarships

By - Jul 5, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

The Stamps Family Charitable Foundation has generously offered a gift of $1.8 million to the University of Virginia Darden School of Business. The gift will be used to match support from Darden in establishing 26 full-tuition scholarships that will be presented over the next six...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 5): Counting and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) How many odd three-digit integers greater than 800 are there such that all their digits are different? (A) 40 (B) 56 (C) 72 (D) 81 (E) 104 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Excellent: Knewton Gmat Prep, $350...

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