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5 Tips to Assess Your MBA Profile

By - Dec 23, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

I often tell my clients that an MBA application is like a mosaic. Each element contributes to create a full picture of who you are. Some pieces will be brighter or more colorful than others. Others fail to sparkle. You can either address those weaknesses...

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First Year HBS Student Debunks 3 Common Preconceptions

By - Dec 23, 11:38 AM   Comments [0]

People have a lot of preconceived notions about what Harvard Business School is like, much of it good but some of it not so great. I came across an article written by MBA candidate Philip Blackett, which does a bit of HBS myth-busting that I...

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MBA News: What Does an MBA Cost From a Top Business School?

By - Dec 23, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

With MBA costs to top business schools still on the rise, you may want to research your scholarship and financial aid options. From bargaining for scholarships and the increasing tuition of MBAs at America’s top business schools, to an inspiring rags-to-riches story and bizarre PayPal policies,...

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Your Holiday Gift Awaits!

By - Dec 23, 08:59 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to wish you a joyous holiday season by offering you a gift – a free copy of The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes, a guide that will teach you how to create a stand-out resume that will help you get accepted! In The...

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5-Step Checklist Before Submitting Your Applications

By - Dec 23, 08:38 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to b-school, law school, med school, grad school, or college, this checklist will be the same. Don't hit that "submit" button until you've completed the following 5 steps: 1. You’ve made sure that your application presents a holistic, multi-dimensional picture of you. Each section...

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Should I retake the GMAT exam with a 720 score?

By - Dec 23, 07:01 AM   Comments [0]

I just took my GMAT and scored a 720, which I was thrilled about until I saw my verbal score was only in the 66th percentile.

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Why Do You Want an MBA?

By - Dec 23, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Although quantifying a school’s profile certainly does not tell you everything, it can sometimes be helpful in simplifying the many differences between the various MBA programs. We recently surveyed a number of visitors to our site to get a feel for the concerns, plans, and mind-sets...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 23)

By - Dec 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A bus leaves city and travels to city at a constant speed, at the same time another bus leaves city and travels to city at the same constant speed. After driving for 2...

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Cornell 2015 Executive MBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Dec 22, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions and one optional question in its application. One of the most important things to keep in mind is brevity. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the guideline of short word count is...

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Wharton’s Social Impact Initiative Welcomes New Senior Fellow

By - Dec 22, 08:19 AM   Comments [0]

Jonathan Greenblatt, founder of Ethos Water and currently Special Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, will serve as a Senior Fellow at University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School starting in January, the school announced late...

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