# Developing Engaging Stories for MBA Essays- Week # 10 -Tip #10

- Jul 25, 17:43 PM   Comments [0]

Avoid Using Quotations  When writing admission essays, most applicants tend to use quotes of famous and distinguished people ( leaders, philosophers, and scientists etc.) who have made a positive impact in the lives of future generations. It is a general perception that using quotations of eminent...

# Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

- Jul 25, 10:17 AM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers share their school selection criteria, reasons for applying, and tips for keep your recommenders on task. Advice for international...

# GMAT Question of the Day (July 25): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

- Jul 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If is a positive integer, is ? 1. is divisible by 50 2. is divisible by 52 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer)   GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal....

# Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s Duke University Fuqua School of Business Essay Analysis, 2014–2015

- Jul 24, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

These days, Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business is a veritable maverick in that it offers applicants vast opportunities to tell their stories. In its first three very short “essays,” applicants reveal their goals. In its second “essay,” applicants create a list of what should...

# Is a Stanford MBA in Your Future?

- Jul 24, 15:47 PM   Comments [0]

Is a Stanford MBA in your future? If you want to answer that with a resounding “yes” then you need to tune in to our upcoming webinar, Get Accepted to the Stanford Graduate School of Business. The webinar will take place on Tuesday July 29, 2014 at...

# Interesting article on admission process changes

- Jul 24, 09:09 AM   Comments [0]

The shift to fewer and shorter MBA essays has taken hold across the elite business schools of the United States, and the Wall Street Journal published two interesting articles recently exploring the changes afoot at MBA programs this season. In Adam Rubenfire‘s article, Want to Get Into Business School?...

- Jul 24, 09:08 AM   Comments [0]

It is early July. MBA hopefuls around the world have started working on their business school applications. Every year, around this time, we receive hundreds of queries regarding development and formulation of a solid MBA application strategy. Some of the questions are very well thought...

# Wearing My Military Uniform in the Business World

- Jul 24, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ben Faw, a combat veteran and former Army Captain, shares his thoughts on how prior members of the military can use their unique skill sets to battle the dangerously high young-veteran unemployment rate of 21.4%. Rank never equaled respect in the military, and neither will your...

# Meet the Guy Who Passed 60 out of 61 Case Interviews (You Can Too!)

- Jul 24, 08:08 AM   Comments [0]

No time like the present to revisit one of our most popular admissions episodes of all time! If you missed it the first time around, stop whatever you are doing and listen to our interview with VictorCheng, former consultant and interviewer at McKinsey and author...

# B-School Researchers Find Link Between Reflection and Learning

- Jul 24, 05:48 AM   Comments [0]

Researchers from Harvard Business School, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, and HEC Paris have found that developing a daily writing habit of just 15 minutes a day could pay off in spades when it comes to improving job performance and advancing your career. The study’s authors hypothesized ...