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Ask the AdCom: Reading Recommendations

By - Sep 22, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with our second installment of our new weekly column “Ask the AdCom.” We know MBA applicants love to get information straight from the source, and in this space we’ll be sharing tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business...

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Land Your Score: Analytical Writing Assessment Style Tips

By - Sep 22, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land shares style tips to hone your language skills. In an earlier post, I shared tips for planning and executing an excellent GMAT essay for the Analytical Writing Assessment. Here are a few style pointers to help you land that high score. The AWA is about...

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GMAC’s 2016 Application Trends Survey: Specialized Degrees, European MBAs on the Rise

By - Sep 22, 05:28 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% According to GMAC’s 2016 Application Trends Survey, specialized graduate businesses programs are gaining ground on MBAs in the United States although European MBA programs are still growing in popularity. The results suggest that in a competitive job market, many business school hopefuls are...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 22)

By - Sep 22, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Which of the following is closest to ? A. 0.997 B. 0.998 C. 0.999 D. 1.000 E. 1.001 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable price. Save @...

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The Official Guide for the GMAT 2017 Book Review

By - Sep 21, 19:37 PM   Comments [0]

As you may be aware, GMAC, the folks who create the GMAT, recently released three volumes of The Official Guide for the GMAT 2017. I will review these new editions of the Official Guide for the GMAT in this book review. The Official Guide for the...

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Prep for B-School: A 4-Year Guide for College Students & Recent Grads

By - Sep 21, 14:23 PM   Comments [0]

Looking for the secret to making your MBA admissions experience go as smoothly as possible? The BEST thing you can do to make sure your MBA application efforts pay off is to give yourself the gift of TIME. By planning ahead, you’ll be able to designate...

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7 Qualities of the Ideal Wharton MBA

By - Sep 21, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

What does it take to land a seat at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School? As one of the top MBA programs in the world, Wharton is very selective about who it accepts—just 20% of applicants in 2015—and the admissions team has some specific traits...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 21)

By - Sep 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math After taking tests, each containing 100 questions, John had an average of 70% of correct answers. How much does John need to score on the next test to make his average equal 72%? A. B. C. D....

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Save money and time with these GMAT resources…

By - Sep 20, 18:12 PM   Comments [0]

The amount of time GMAT students spend researching the best prep options is rivaled only by the amount of money spent on unnecessary (and occasionally sub-par) GMAT prep materials. This stops now. Magoosh’s mission is to make test prep accessible to all. One way that...

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Exactly What Are Goals?

By - Sep 20, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

“I want to move from the buy side to the sell side.” “I want to shift from technology consulting to investment banking.” Not goals. An engineer once really said to me, “I want to go into either finance or consulting.” Not goals. A goal isn’t something you want, it’s something...

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