Top 20 MBA Programs in 2013

By - Oct 13, 12:54 PM   Comments [0]

Here are the 20 best MBA programs in the U.S. for 2013 according to Forbes: SCHOOL AND RANK PRE-MBA SALARY 2012 SALARY 1. Stanford GSB $80,000 $221,000 2. Chicago Booth $76,000 $200,000 3. Harvard Business School $80,000 $205,000 4. UPenn Wharton $80,000 $205,000 5. Northwestern Kellogg $73,000 $176,000 6. Dartmouth Tuck $72,000 $189,000 7. Columbia Business School $74,000 $192,000 8. Duke Fuqua $63,000 $152,000 9. Cornell Johnson $59,000 $155,000 10. Michigan Ross $61,000 $153,000 11....

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INSEAD Appoints Ilian Mihov New Dean

By - Oct 13, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

Big news at INSEAD! The top European business school just appointed Ilian Mihov, an INSEAD economics professor, as dean. Mihov will be the first new dean appointed from “the inside” in more than 12 years and the first dean ever to carry out his deanship...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 11): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) How many five-digit numbers can be formed using the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 which are divisible by 3, without repeating the digits? (A) 15 (B) 96 (C) 120 (D) 181 (E) 216 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to...

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Healthcare Management at Wharton and at Large

By - Oct 10, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

Healthcare related opportunities for MBA graduates are on the rise, and the Health Care Management Program is at the cutting edge of preparing students to enter this exciting and dynamic field. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview with June Kinney to learn more...

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Cornell Introduces New Joint Program With Israel’s Technion

By - Oct 10, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

Cornell Innovation Institute at Cornell Tech and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology are introducing a new joint program: an M.S. in Information Systems with a specialization in Connective Media. Students will receive degrees from both institutions. According to the Cornell Tech website, the program will meet...

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4 Application Strategy Tips: Stand Out AND Fit In

By - Oct 10, 13:34 PM   Comments [0]

It can be confusing: Half of the advice you read urges you to stand out in your application, while the other half advises you to explain how you’ll fit in. So which is it? Should you stand out or fit in? The answer, unsurprisingly, is BOTH....

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 10): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) One fisherman was telling his friends that he caught a fish that had a 60 foot long head. It also had a tail that was as long as the fish's head and a half of its body. Finally, the body was half the size...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 9): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

By - Oct 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which set(s) has the greatest standard deviation? 1. Set 1 consisting of 10 digits 2. Set 2 consisting of 10 first positive consecutive even numbers 3. Set 3 consisting of 10 first primes (A) set 1 (B) set 2 (C) set 3 (D) set 1 and 2 (E) set 1, 2, and...

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New Special Report for Indian MBA Applicants

By - Oct 8, 13:30 PM   Comments [0]

Indian applicants – this one’s for you! Our newest special report, Against the Odds: MBA Admissions for Indian Applicants, is geared towards Indian applicants who are looking to differentiate themselves from the large (and always growing) pool of Indian b-school applicants. The report is loaded with specific,...

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MBA Résumé- Mistakes You Can Avoid

By - Oct 8, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

Résumé is a critical part of the MBA applications, yet it is often the most neglected one.  Your résumé demands as much of your attention as your essays do.  In fact, résumé is your first introduction to the Ad Com, so it should be impactful...

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