HBS Names New Director of Social Enterprise Initiative

By - Jul 31, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

Matthew M. Segneri, who earned his MBA from Harvard Business School in 2010, will become the new director of its Social Enterprise Initiative (SEI), the school recently announced. Launched in 1993, the SEI pioneered the concept of “social enterprise” by adopting a problem-focused approach toward understanding...

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Chicago Booth 2015 Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 31, 09:05 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth EMBA questions are challenging because they separate your need for the MBA and your interest in the program – the first question asks, among other things, “Why are you seeking an MBA from Chicago Booth” and the second question asks “what you...

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Exam Lifehacks for a Higher Test Score

By - Jul 31, 05:36 AM   Comments [0]

You can’t avoid it. Every exam prep checklist has it, and every experienced tutor will advise you to do it: STUDY! Yes, we all hate to have to do it, but it really is the key to your success on every exam you’ll have to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 31): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) 10 business executives and 7 chairmen meet at a conference. If each business executive shakes the hand of every other business executive and every chairman once, and each chairman shakes the hand of each of the business executives but not the other chairmen, how...

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Northwestern Kellogg MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 30, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Kellogg’s close-knit community values leadership and teamwork. At the same time, diversity in experience, background and thought is important to the Kellogg admissions committee. Do your research on the programs, activities, clubs, classes and professors at Kellogg as you approach your essays. While you are...

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INSEAD Essays for September 2015 Intake

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For the September 2015 intake, INSEAD asks applicants to answer the following job description and motivation essays. Job Description Essays Essay 1 Briefly summarise your current (or most recent) job, including the nature of work, major responsibilities, and where relevant employees under your supervision, size of budget clients/products...

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CMU Tepper 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essays

By - Jul 30, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business has posted the following deadlines and essay questions for the upcoming MBA admissions season. Round 1 Deadline: October 5, 2014 Decision: December 15, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 4, 2015 Decision: March 25, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: March 15, 2015 Decision: May 15, 2015 Note to Full-Time Applicants: Following...

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Final Miscellany – Plan B, Research, Professional Support

By - Jul 30, 09:34 AM   Comments [0]

"Final Miscellany – Plan B, Research, Professional Support” is excerpted from the special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. I will wrap up this series with a few miscellaneous points. Plan B Think you’re done with MBA goals? Think again… In...

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Strategic Guessing and the GMAT

By - Jul 30, 06:52 AM   Comments [0]

Do you bulldoze ahead when taking GMAT sim tests, putting all of your effort into answering each question correctly – no matter how long it takes?

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 30): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) If 0 < x < 53[/latex] , what is the value of integer [latex]x[/latex]? 1. [latex]x[/latex] is divisible by at least 2 prime numbers greater than 2 2. [latex]\sqrt{x + 1} - 1[/latex] is prime Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your...

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