Gaining Poise and Confidence for Group Interview

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Acing a team based discussion/interview isn’t easy, but with the right prep, you’ll be able to clearly show the adcom that you are an intelligent candidate who knows how to contribute to group discussions with confidence and poise. Use the free resources listed below to...

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MBA Interview Tips Post 2: In-Person Interview with MBA Student or Alumnus

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Many MBA adcoms delegate the interviewing to alumni and students. In this scenario, typically second-year students interview the applicants who come to campus, and alumni interview off-campus – though in some cases, they also will conduct the local interviews. Why adcoms use method: Among other things,...

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HBS Students Offer Interview Tips

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When Harvard Business School recently sent out Round 1 interview invitations, the Harbus's general manager La Keisha Landrum posted an article that same afternoon letting those lucky recipients in on some of the secrets of a successful admissions interview. Here are the key takeaways from...

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Darden’s Dean On the Value of International MBA Students

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Against a backdrop of public debate on immigration, and assertions that international students are taking away places on college campuses that should go to American-born students, Dean Robert Bruner of the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business explains in a recent blog post why...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 29): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) 4 women and 6 men work in the accounting department. In how many ways can a committee of 3 be formed if it has to include at least one woman? (A) 36 (B) 60 (C) 72 (D) 80 (E) 100 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and...

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4 Goals of an MBA Application

By - Oct 28, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Do you want to get into a top MBA program? (Silly question: Of course you do. You wouldn’t be reading this post if you didn’t.) Make sure your application fulfills each of these goals, and you’ll be much better positioned to gain the acceptance you deserve. In...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

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Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share news of interview invites and dings, reactions from campus visits, and tips for making...

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How is the GMAT score calculated?: Part I

By - Oct 28, 09:27 AM   Comments [0]

The topic of scoring on the GMAT is a complex one. This is the first in a three part series outlining just what an adaptive exam is exactly, how GMAT scoring works and how you can use that to your advantage.

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Look Beyond the Top Business Schools for Your MBA

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People typically pursue an MBA because they are looking to improve their career opportunities and increase their future income. What some applicants don't consider is that you can achieve both of those objectives even if you don't make it into the business programs at Harvard,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 28): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) If , is an integer? 1. is an integer. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all online. Save...

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