# Avoid These 10 Pitfalls in MBA Application Essays

- Feb 2, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The essay component of the MBA application is a chance to really wow the admissions committee and stand out from potentially thousands of other candidates with similar GMAT scores or GPAs. There are many ways...

# Haas School of Business Presents Open Innovation Award to President of India

- Feb 2, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has presented Indian President Pranab Mukherjee with an award honoring his contributions as a “global leader” in open innovation. “Open innovation” refers to the idea that in the...

# GMAT Question of the Day (February 2)

- Feb 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Mary and Joe are to throw three dice each. The score is the sum of points on all three dice. If Mary scores 10 in her attempt what is the probability that Joe will outscore Mary in his? A. B. C.

# Mark Your Calendars! Money-Saving Webinar on Wednesday!

- Feb 1, 13:44 PM   Comments [1]

This is your final reminder! Put Paying for Your MBA: Before, During & After in your calendar now so you don't forget to show up for this important webinar. B-school is expensive! Get the tools you need to organize your finances and smooth the road to...

# Are you Looking for PERFECT Answers to Your Upcoming MBA Interview Questions?

- Feb 1, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

You've come to the right place. Interviews come in all shapes and sizes, so while you can never totally predict which questions will or will not be asked, you can safely bet that certain popular questions will likely make an appearance (like "Why this MBA program,"...

# 2016 Financial Times Global MBA Rankings

- Feb 1, 13:12 PM   Comments [1]

Here are some highlights from the Financial Times' top 20 global MBA programs (with a few points on women in business school): • This is the first time that a one-year MBA program (INSEAD) has taken the #1 spot. The other 4 schools in the...

# Year 2 at Wharton, Google, Deloitte & More: Catching Up with Ashley

- Feb 1, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Ashley Wells, a second-year student at Wharton. We first met Ashley last year – you can...

# Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

- Feb 1, 10:20 AM   Comments [1]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat.com  Rich.C@empowergmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Raising High-600s Scores to 700+ Scores Rich, I have been preparing hard for the...

# Etiquette After Submitting Your MBA Application

- Feb 1, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

After you’ve submitted your MBA applications and are waiting to hear back from programs, it’s normal to have a moment of panic—either immediately, or at some point a little later on. You’ve been agonizing over your materials for months, and now you just want to...

# GMAT Question of the Day (February 1)

- Feb 1, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If Richard is 3 years younger than his sister, how old will Richard be in 5 years? (1) Two years ago, Richard's sister was twice as old as Richard. (2) If Richard's sister were born 2 years earlier, she would now be twice as old as Richard.   Question...