Aligning Your Resume with Your Graduate Application Essays

By - Oct 25, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

MBA and other graduate school applicants frequently submit a resume with their applications. Many schools require it, and some schools, such as Columbia Business School, even specify a given format. The resume not only will present a valuable context for your other materials, but it...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 25): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Oct 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is divisible by ? 1. 2. is an even prime number Question Discussion & Explanation (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Correct Answer - B - GMAT Daily Deals Save $350 via GMAT Club on Manhattan GMAT. Providing students w/ skills & strategies...

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Ross Essay Questions Analysis 2012-2013

By - Oct 24, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

1. Introduce yourself to your future Ross classmates in 100 words or less. Undoubtedly, introducing yourself in 100 words is a daunting task. It is a test of your thinking and writing skills, a test of how concisely you can describe yourself. To brainstorm ideas, you...

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GMAT Supply and Demand

By - Oct 24, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

For the GMAT Verbal section, on CR and RC, you are not expected to have specialized expertise in the topics they discuss.  Sometimes, though, it is particularly helpful to have general real world knowledge.  If you make a habit of reading regularly either a good...

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UT McCombs 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 24, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Required Essays: 1. Describe how your professional and personal experiences have led you to pursue an MBA at this time. Please share with us your short and long term goals and why the Texas MBA at McCombs is the program best positioned to help you achieve...

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4 Ways You Should NOT Use the MBA Rankings

By - Oct 24, 03:35 AM   Comments [0]

You'll find loads of articles online enumerating the ways in which you can use the MBA rankings to your benefit. Most of these articles are found on the ranking websites. I'm not saying that you shouldn't trust what you read on BusinessWeek, The Financial Times,...

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Toronto Rotman Dean Steps Down after 14 Years

By - Oct 24, 03:27 AM   Comments [0]

On October 18, Roger L. Martin announced that he would be stepping down as U. of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management dean. His announcement comes after nearly 15 years of devoted leadership to the Rotman School. One of Martin’s greatest accomplishments as dean, according to a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 24): Counting and Critical Reasoning

By - Oct 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) John has 12 clients and he wants to use color coding to identify each client. If either a single color or a pair of two different colors can represent a client code, what is the minimum number of colors needed for the coding? Assume...

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Inside the Yale SOM Admissions Process

By - Oct 23, 20:45 PM   Comments [0]

Have you already applied to Yale School of Management or thinking of doing so in an upcoming round? Admissions director Bruce DelMonico recently posted insight into the Yale SOM MBA admissions process that we'd like to share with current and future applicants. Step # 1 Two different...

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Striking the Perfect Tone in MBA Essays

By - Oct 23, 20:39 PM   Comments [0]

 This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on Finding the right balance between confidence and humility is one of the critical challenges you will face in crafting your b-school essays and in delivering answers to admissions interviewers. No one likes a blowhard, but...

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