SBC Scoop: Making the Family Business Work For You

By - Jun 25, 15:30 PM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Our client Bill came to us wondering if his atypical background would hurt his chances when applying to MBA programs. He had been working for the...

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Kellogg School 2012-2013 Application Deadlines

By - Jun 25, 15:27 PM   Comments [0]

Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management has posted tentative deadlines for the 2012-2013 MBA application cycle. Prospective students should note that Kellogg has a two-part application process and requires all applicants to request an interview, either on-campus or off-campus, with those deadlines mentioned below. Round 1 Application Part...

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Wharton Lauder MBA Admissions Director Interview Available Online

By - Jun 25, 03:41 AM   Comments [0]

We hope you enjoyed our recent Wharton Lauder MBA Q&A. We certainly learned a lot about the Wharton Lauder application process and about how these two programs work together to offer students a unique learning experience. In the following excerpt, Marcy Bevan, Director of Admissions and...

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Should Gupta Conviction Affect Your MBA Decisions?

By - Jun 25, 03:23 AM   Comments [0]

I recently received the following comment from ANP on an April 2011 MBA Admissions News Round Up: “I had posted that you are not giving a fair view to potential ISB applicants by ignoring the fact that Rajat Gupta was accused in the Galleon insider trading...

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MBA Admissions: MIT Sloan and Entrepreneurship

By - Jun 25, 02:57 AM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at MIT: MIT currently ranks in fourth place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). For entrepreneurship, it is also ranked at number four. Incoming Sloanies and Entrepreneurship The class of 2012 entered MIT...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 25): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Jun 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If 10 dollars are equivalent to 24 francs and 12 pounds are equivalent to 36 francs, what is the pound equivalent of 95 dollars? (A) 58 (B) 64 (C) 68 (D) 76 (E) 82 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 22): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jun 22, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If points , , , and form a quadrilateral, is longer than ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT, verbal for non-natives, is offering...

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Wharton 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 21, 12:55 PM   Comments [4]

The Wharton 2013 MBA application essays are out. My tips are in blue below. Wharton 2013 MBA Essay Questions First-time applicants and reapplicants are required to complete the same set of essay questions. Required Question: How will the Wharton MBA help you achieve your professional objectives? (400 words) Thoughtful...

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NYU Stern Essay Questions Analysis and Tips

By - Jun 21, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

This week NYU Stern published new essay questions for 2013 candidates. Below is Aringo's analysis and some tips for answering Stern's questions. First of all, Stern has very specific instructions for their application - it is important to follow them all. Essay 1. Professional Aspirations (750 word maximum,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 21): Probability and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If a certain soccer game ended 3:2, what is the probability that the side that lost scored first? (Assume that all scoring scenarios are equiprobable) (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the...

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