The Consortium MBA Application: Benefits

By - May 30, 16:06 PM   Comments [0]

The Consortium MBA Application: Benefits The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is an organization that has formed alliances with many of the best U.S. business schools and major corporations. The list of graduate business programs that participate in the Consortium include: • University of California, Berkeley, Haas...

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MBA Application Essays: All You Need is a Story

By - May 30, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

All You Need is a Story You're writing an application essay that you hope will grab the attention of your admissions readers and convince them that you are top b-school material. Which of the following do you think is the most effective MBA essay strategy? Construct a theoretical...

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Recommendation Letters Tips

By - May 30, 09:16 AM   Comments [0]

Most business schools require two or three letters of recommendation as part of the admissions process. In most cases, the schools request that the recommender send the recommendation online, through the school's application system. The recommendations are among the most significant components of your application....

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 30): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - May 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two cities, Kensington MD and Reston VA are 30 km apart. From both of these cities, simultaneously, two hikers start their journeys towards each other. They are walking at a constant speed of 5 km/hour each. Simultaneously, a fly leaves the city of Kensington....

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An Admissions Lesson from JFK

By - May 29, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

In John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address on Friday, January 20, 1961, he said something which quickly made its way into all high school history and civics textbooks. As one of the most well-known presidential sound-bites, I'm sure you've heard it: "And so, my fellow Americans: ask...

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New MBA Loan Assistance Program at NYU Stern

By - May 29, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

Full-time, part-time, and Executive MBA grads from NYU Stern who are pursuing career paths in social enterprise will be able to benefit from its new Loan Assistance Program, NYU Stern announced. NYU Stern is providing most of the funding, with the support of its Social...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 29): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - May 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. is odd 2. is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep: admissions consultants from all of the top 25 business schools. GMAT...

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A Peek Into What Your Potential Employer Is Thinking

By - May 28, 13:54 PM   Comments [0]

Millenial Branding has conducted a new study of employers and their hiring of recent college graduates. Apparently, 30% of companies are recruiting liberal arts majors, while 34% are looking for computer information systems and engineering majors. Surprisingly, “Only 18% are recruiting finance and accounting majors...

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New Global Track for Wharton MBA Students

By - May 28, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

The Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies is launching a new Global Program at Wharton, “focused on preparing future global leaders to solve complex business problems in an inter-connected world.” The first class will begin in May 2013 and will work toward an...

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Latest Info on MBA Hiring

By - May 28, 13:48 PM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has revealed new data that business school grads are finding more success in the job market. While 54% of graduating MBAs and other management education grads had job offers last year, 62% received offers this year. Things are looking...

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