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GMAT Question of the Day (May 19)

By - May 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math This year, the sum of ages of the Perkins family members is 78. Currently, there are 4 members: husband, wife, daughter, and son. The husband is 4 years older than the wife. The daughter is two years older than the son. If the husband is...

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Yale SOM 2015-2016 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 18, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

While the online application won’t go live until early July, Yale School of Management‘s Director of Admissions Bruce DelMonico has previewed the upcoming application deadlines for the MBA Class of 2018. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 16, 2015 Decision Release: December 7, 2015 Enrollment Deadline: February 12, 2016 Round 2 Application Deadline:...

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Lessons learned: two AWA pitfalls to avoid

By - May 18, 09:19 AM   Comments [0]

Last week, I had the privilege of grading essays written by 51 finalists for our Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest.

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Should I Reapply To B-School? And To Which Programs?

By - May 18, 05:35 AM   Comments [0]

This time of year, we gets lots of  reapplication queries. Should I reapply? To which programs should I reapply? Let me give you a few tips on successful MBA reapplication: 1. Coldly and objectively analyze your profile. Do you have competitive qualifications for the schools you applied...

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Harvard MBA Essay Question: Now Required and New

By - May 18, 05:27 AM   Comments [0]

And the Harvard MBA essay question is... It's the first day of class at HBS. You are in Aldrich Hall meeting your "section." This is the group of 90 classmates who will become your close companions in the first-year MBA classroom. Our signature case method participant-based...

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5 Mistakes To Avoid In A Cover Letter

By - May 18, 04:09 AM   Comments [0]

You only have one chance to make a first impression. If the first impression you need to make is through a cover letter to a prospective employer, school admissions office, or internship sponsor, make sure it shines a light on your qualifications and displays your...

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How to Write a Great HBS 2016 Application Essay

By - May 18, 03:20 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Applying to b-school is hard. Even stressful. Why… You are fighting for a handful of spots and your competition is made up of thousands of highly competent candidates. Getting in can be like winning the lottery. For MBA programs like HBS the odds of admission are even...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 18)

By - May 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math In a set of numbers from 100 to 1000 inclusive, how many integers are odd and do not contain the digit "5"? A. 180 B. 196 C. 286 D. 288 E. 324 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals GMAT...

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Getting a Head Start on the Fall Application Season NOW

By - May 18, 00:08 AM   Comments [0]

Most MBA Applicants face a harsh reality when it comes to prepping for the GMAT and working on their applications – EVERYTHING takes longer than the Applicants think it will. You’re not the exception. You may have read a few stories about the exceptions, but...

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How to Get In To the HBS 2+2 Program

By - May 16, 10:18 AM   Comments [0]

An ambitious college freshman asked me how he could get in to the HBS 2+2 program. He wanted advice on what he might do over his few years at university to improve the likelihood he’d be admitted to Harvard Business School’s 2+2 program when he...

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