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Crafting Crisp, Focused Answers To Questions About Why You Want An MBA (Part 3)

By - May 20, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’ve read any of the other posts in this series, then you already know we’re focusing on learning how to navigate through the various permutations of questions like these: Why do you want an MBA… AT ALL? Why do you want an MBA… AT THIS EXACT MOMENT IN YOUR CAREER? How...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 20)

By - May 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A committee of three students has to be formed. There are five candidates: Jane, Joan, Paul, Stuart, and Jessica. If Paul and Stuart refuse to be in the committee together and Jane refuses to be in the committee without Paul, how many committees are possible? A....

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Free Webinar – Scoring GMAT Math 51 with Math Revolution

By - May 20, 00:03 AM   Comments [0]

Free Webinar - Scoring GMAT Math 51 with Math Revolution Get the best training about strategies and tips to hit a score of Quant 51. Spare 40 minutes for yourself! Time & Date * PDT : 09:00am(Thur) May 26, 2016 * EDT : 12:00pm(Thur) May 26, 2016 * IST :...

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The Applicants That Stand Out At Columbia Business School

By - May 19, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

My observation as a former insider at CBS is that Columbia is looking to build a diverse class of high-achieving world citizens who’ve got a bit of grit. World Citizen  What do I mean by a world citizen? For a small fraction, it means applicants who are internationally...

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What One MBA Applicant Would Have Done Differently

By - May 19, 09:48 AM   Comments [0]

Something unique and completely unexpected arrived in my inbox this week. With the author’s permission and encouragement, I share this letter in the hopes that some of my blog readers might benefit from it…especially anyone on the fence about the value of working with an...

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Business Education Emphasizes Teamwork, Public Speaking

By - May 19, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Could a new app give MBAs more confidence in their speaking? From MBA applicants narrowing their focus to analytics and Big Data bringing big opportunities—catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Narrower focus in business education A new survey released by the Graduate Management Admission Council,...

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Global Experience: What Schools Want

By - May 19, 08:26 AM   Comments [0]

The following is adapted from our original article, Global Experience: What Schools Want in Poets and Quants.   More and more MBA programs are emphasizing the value of international experience in applicant profiles. Extensive international experience can help their application stand out to any business school,...

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HBS 2016-2017 Application Strategy Webinar

By - May 19, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Harvard Business School’s round one deadline is fast approaching and we are hosting a webinar on June 7th to help applicants prepare for it. 4 Ways Our June Webinar Will Increase Your Odds of a Successful HBS Application 1. Review of Essay Question You will...

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Who Are YOU to the Adcom?

By - May 19, 03:35 AM   Comments [0]

I read a Forbes article yesterday titled Why 'Results-Oriented Professional' Is The Worst Personal Brand that was so relevant to our work at Vantage Point that I had to share it. The term “personal branding” gets thrown around a lot, especially in MBA application strategy....

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 19)

By - May 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A box contains 10 tablets of medicine A and 15 tablets of medicine B. What is the least number of tablets that should be taken from the box to ensure that at least two tablets of each kind are among the extracted? A. 12 B. 15 C. 17 D....

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