# Some Thoughts on Harvard Business School’s New Application

- Jun 4, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

HBS has announced a new essay-optional application. But according to Businessweek, this “optional” question will be optional in name only. In other words, if you’re applying to Harvard, you’d be silly to pass on this singular opportunity to give Harvard more reasons to admit you. To...

# GMAT Question of the Day (June 4): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

- Jun 4, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The square of = ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals Kaplan’s unparalleled test prep courses. ...

# Move From Family Business to B-School

- Jun 3, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who have worked in a family business sometimes worry that their professional profile won't measure up when compared with other MBA hopefuls with more traditional employment paths. Nothing could be further from the truth. Every year, top schools accept students who will go back to...

# GMAT Question of the Day (June 3): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

- Jun 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the area of a triangle with the following vertices , , and ? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile...

# How Should I Choose Stories for Essays?

- Jun 1, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

In response to my blog titled Common Mistakes You Should Avoid in Your Essays, I received emails from applicants with some interesting queries regarding stories to be used in essays. I would like to share their questions and my responses to the questions: Question #1 Are...

# Hiring Up 4% for Class of 2013 B-School Grads

- Jun 1, 05:46 AM   Comments [0]

The job market continues to improve for graduate business school degree holders, as more employers plan to hire MBAs and specialized business master’s talent than did so last year, according to the 2013 Corporate Recruiters Survey. The survey was issued earlier this week by the...

# NYU Stern MBA Interview with Jenna Lee

- May 31, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Jenna Lee, a soon-to-be graduate of NYU Stern. Jenna talks about her b-school experience, and offers some important advice about planning ahead when applying to b-school. Thank you Jenna for sharing with us! This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog...

# Michigan Ross School of Business 2014 Essay Questions

- May 31, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business has made some changes to its 2013-2014 MBA application essays, which are now available online. This year, the Ross MBA program has broadened the scope of one prompt, eliminated the "passion" question, and reduced the total maximum word...

# GMAT Question of the Day (May 31): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

- May 31, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If is a positive integer, is \sqrt{x} < 2.5x - 5[/latex] ? 1. $x < 3$ 2. $x$ is a prime number Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on...

# Harvard Business School MBA Essay 2013-2014: Tips and Assessment

- May 30, 14:24 PM   Comments [0]

Today, Harvard Business School caused a lot of buzz by reducing the number of its MBA application essays questions to one – and one with no word limit! This is the essay question: “You’re applying to Harvard Business School. We can see your resume, school transcripts,...