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2013 MBA Waitlist Q&A with Linda Abraham Transcript Available

By - Feb 12, 01:07 AM   Comments [0]

Have you been waitlisted to your top choice MBA program? Are you looking for tried and true tools that will help you gain acceptance from the waitlist? Check out the transcript from our recent Q&A, 2013 All You Need to Know About MBA Waitlists Q&A...

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Duke Fuqua Makes Boulding Deanship Permanent

By - Feb 11, 15:16 PM   Comments [0]

Duke University's Fuqua School of Business last week announced that William Boulding has been selected to serve a full, five-year term as dean. After evaluating more than 100 candidates from around the world, a search committee made up of faculty, students, and administrators recommended Boulding's full...

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Think Final Round is a Waste of Time? Not Necessarily, Says UNC Kenan-Flagler

By - Feb 11, 15:11 PM   Comments [0]

While there's a lot of truth to the commonly held wisdom that applying to business school in the final round means your chances of being admitted are wafer slim, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School offers five compelling reasons why you still have a chance in the...

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Collaborative Learning at UC Berkeley Haas

By - Feb 11, 15:09 PM   Comments [0]

The ability to work well with others is a critical skill, though not one that everyone excels at. Students at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business are learning that group work doesn't have to be a drag through a new program called Teams@Haas. As a new...

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Kellogg’s Super Bowl Ad Review Wrap Up

By - Feb 11, 15:03 PM   Comments [0]

While the rest of America was riveted by Beyoncé's half-time performance and the power outage at the New Orlean's Super Dome last Sunday, a group of almost 60 MBA students from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management Marketing Club studied the event from another perspective...

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Get MBA Application Advice From the Trenches

By - Feb 11, 15:03 PM   Comments [0]

As one group of nervous MBA candidates becomes enrolled business school students, another group gets ready to apply. Why not learn from the successes, failures, and decisions of those who came before you? Here, you'll find advice culled from past clients who reflected on their own...

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$5M Founding Gift for Social Enterprise Initiative at Chicago Booth

By - Feb 11, 14:57 PM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business has received a founding gift of $5 million for the school’s Social Enterprise Initiative, which supports student, faculty and alumni interest in the social sector, Chicago Booth announced recently. Given by John Edwardson, retired chairman and chief executive of CDW,...

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What to Consider When Choosing an MBA Program

By - Feb 11, 14:53 PM   Comments [0]

A healthy dose of self-reflection, and knowing the answer when asked why you want to get an MBA, are two key components to deciding which business school programs make the most sense for you. I recently spoke with the Financial Times's Charlotte Clarke to offer...

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Tips for Tackling Team Interviews

By - Feb 11, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

With the emerging trend of group interviews at schools like Wharton, applicants need to understand that team interviews require a different set of skills than individual interviews. I liken individual interviews to blind dating. With individual interviews and blind dating, both parties are trying to...

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GMAT Counting with Restrictions

By - Feb 11, 09:00 AM   Comments [2]

First, try these challenging GMAT Quantitative problems, all variations on a theme, as you will see. 1) Seven children --- A, B, C, D, E, F, and G --- are going to sit in seven chairs in a row.  The children C & F have to...

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