Common Mistakes Could Blow Your B-School Dreams

By - Jun 5, 05:18 AM   Comments [0]

The most competitive MBA programs accept just a tiny fraction of the qualified candidates who apply each year, so you have to do everything you can to maximize your chances of getting in. However, applicants often get tripped up by seemingly harmless mistakes that diminish their...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 5): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Jun 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If , what is ? 1.  is an integer 2.  is an integer Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer)   GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep has worked with over 50K students at over 90 locations worldwide. Save $770 at GMAT Club. Details! MBA...

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Wharton School 2014-2015 MBA Essays

By - Jun 4, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the MBA essays for the upcoming admissions season. This year, there will be only one required essay. Class of 2017 Essays 1. (Required) What do you hope to gain both personally and professionally from the Wharton MBA? (500 words) 2....

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Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays – Week # 3- Tip # 3

By - Jun 4, 10:32 AM   Comments [0]

Posted on June 4, 2014 In the past two weeks, I have discussed the first three important steps in the process of developing engaging stories for MBA essays: 1. comprehending the essay prompt, 2. brainstorming/gathering ideas for the essay prompt, and 3. putting down those ideas on paper. Now let’s...

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GMAT timing strategy dos and don’ts

By - Jun 4, 08:18 AM   Comments [0]

My last post provided an overview of the importance of a good time

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Brown University Will Now Offer Joint MBA Degree

By - Jun 4, 05:21 AM   Comments [0]

Brown University and internationally top-ranked IE Business School in Spain recently announced that the IE Brown Executive MBA will now be offered as joint degree, conferred by both institutions. This joint degree is the first MBA degree to be awarded by Brown University. Launched in 2011,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 4): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Jun 4, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The box contains 10 tablets of medicine A and 15 tablets of medicine B. tablets are taken from the box at random. What is the least possible that ensures that at least two tablets of each kind are among the extracted? (A) 12 (B)...

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Tuesday Tips: 2014 Stanford GSB Essay Tips

By - Jun 3, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford Graduate School of Business has followed the lead of the majority of top MBA programs and has reduced the essay count for this year’s application. Stanford is still focused on candid self-evaluation and authenticity, and has just cut out the optional shorter essays. The...

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How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To?

By - Jun 3, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

"How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To” is excerpted from the special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. Deciding how many schools to apply to is another often shortchanged step...

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4 Egregious Mistakes: What NOT to Do at an MBA Fair

By - Jun 3, 07:48 AM   Comments [0]

These four egregious blunders have potential to completely damage your admissions chances. You’re putting in valuable time and money to attend an MBA fair, so make sure you know the “rules” so that you don’t end up losing out. Beware of the following four transgressions: 1. Asking...

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