# CBS Professor Offers 5 Tips to Boost Your Confidence

- Jan 10, 10:58 AM   Comments [0]

Multiple times every day, people in homes and offices across the country are faced with a daunting decision: do I speak up and risk being penalized by or embarrassed in front of my friends, family, colleagues, or superiors; or do I remain silent, refrain from...

# Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test Score Report

- Jan 10, 09:38 AM   Comments [0]

I recently told you about Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice test and how you can use it to simulate Test Day. In this post, I’ll share some tips for maximizing the practice test experience. The value of a GMAT practice test score report When you take a Kaplan...

# GMAT Question of the Day (January 10)

- Jan 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Set consists of all prime integers less than 10. If two numbers are chosen form set at random, what is the probability that the product of these numbers will be greater than the product of the numbers which were...

# 3 Ways to Potentially Improve Your Overall Application (Even After You’ve Sent It In!)

- Jan 9, 22:01 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com During application season, most Business School applicants assume that once they’ve submitted their applications that the process of applying to Business School is ostensibly over. While they are certainly free to believe that (and can ‘rest on their laurels’), they’re missing...

# Why HBS Is Not for Everyone

- Jan 9, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School (HBS) offers an excellent MBA program—this is largely a given, and we are not questioning that. However, what we will call into question is whether HBS (or any other school, for that matter) is right for you. Every year, we at mbaMission get a few calls...

# Swoon-Worthy MBA Application Tips Video View-able Now!

- Jan 9, 12:03 PM   Comments [0]

Linda recently presented an exciting webinar – about how to make top b-school adcom fall in love with you. That webinar, 5 Ways to Make Top B-Schools Love You, is now available for online viewing, anytime and anywhere. Some of the topics that Linda addresses during...

# Snapshot of Darden’s MBA Class of 2016 Employment Report

- Jan 9, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Students in the University of Virginia Darden School of Business Class of 2016 found a job market eager for their talents, with the most recent graduating class reporting a year-over-year increase in both average base salary and signing bonus, the school announced last week. According to...

# 4 Ways to Show How You’ll Contribute in the Future

- Jan 9, 11:53 AM   Comments [0]

Schools are looking for applicants who can show that they have strong leadership qualities and experiences, and demonstrate that they will actively contribute to their student/alumni communities, not to mention to the greater community and society. Yet grandiose, declarative statements and promises to be a superlative...

# GMAT Question of the Day (January 9)

- Jan 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If the value of fraction () will not change if grows by 6 and grows by 15, which of the following is equal to ? A. 2.0 B. 2.1 C. 2.5 D. 2.8 E. 3.0   Question Discussion &...

# A McDonough MBA Student’s Take on Journalism & Social Responsibility

- Jan 8, 01:10 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Gabe Nelson... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what...