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Columbia Business School Essay Analysis 2014

By - Oct 14, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

You want to go to Columbia Business School? Get ready to pour your heart out to the school and to New York City in your Columbia Business School essays. Columbia wants to know why you want a Columbia MBA and not just any old MBA. The school...

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MBA Admissions Interview Best Practices (Part 5)

By - Oct 14, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

In the final article in MBA Prep School’s 5-part MBA Admissions Interview Best Practices series, we will share a few last tips that will ensure you excel in your MBA interview. Taken together, the articles in this series will be a valuable part of your...

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USC Marshall Fall 2015 MBA Essay Question

By - Oct 14, 09:43 AM   Comments [0]

The USC Marshall School of Business has a streamlined application process, like many programs this season, and requires one essay of Fall 2015 applicants. Essay: What are your short-term and long term personal and/or professional goals following graduation from USC Marshall? How will USC Marshall enable...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 14)

By - Oct 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If x=\\sqrt[4]{x^3+6x^2}, then the sum of all possible solutions for x is: A. -2 B. 0 C. 1 D. 3 E. 5 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D...

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B-Schools Still Lukewarm on GMAT IR Section…For Now

By - Oct 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to Kaplan Test Prep’s 2014 survey of admissions officers at over 200 business schools across the United States,  60% say that an applicant’s score on the GMAT’s Integrated Reasoning section (launched in June 2012) is not currently an important part of their evaluation of...

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Choose Safety Schools for Your MBA Applications Carefully

By - Oct 13, 10:11 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Landing a seat at a top MBA program isn’t a slam-dunk for anybody. It’s getting increasingly competitive to get into the highest-ranked schools. The term safety school gets thrown around quite a bit in MBA admissions,...

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What Is an Intrapreneur?

By - Oct 13, 09:18 AM   Comments [0]

Entrepreneurial vs. intrapreneurial thought: Outside the box; within the business If you’re thinking about going to business school, odds are you’re familiar with the path of the entrepreneur and how many MBAs unlock the good life by launching their own startups. Maybe you even want to...

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Student Stories: How to break the 700 GMAT barrier

By - Oct 13, 06:40 AM   Comments [0]

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MBA Interview Advice from a Former Admissions Counselor

By - Oct 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

After weeks of endless essay editing and resume revamping, all your hard work has paid off because you got an invite for an MBA interview! You’re basically at the finish line… right? WRONG. While the MBA interview may be one of the final steps on your...

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Meet our MBA Consultants: Phillip Herring

By - Oct 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Each week, we sit down and get to know one of our MBA Consultants. Not to brag, but we have an amazing team of people, and there’s more to them than just their top school pedigree or their devilish good looks. When you’re choosing an...

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