The Importance of Obstacles in Your Application Essays

- Dec 27, 03:02 AM   Comments [0]

When applicants write about their accomplishments, whether in personal statements for graduate school or in b-school essays that ask for greatest accomplishments, challenges, and the like, they almost always come up with real accomplishments: driving innovations that led to revenue boosts for their firms, conducting...

Bloomberg Businessweek Announces the Best International Business Schools of 2016

- Dec 27, 02:58 AM   Comments [0]

MBA seekers frequently go abroad in search of the best MBA programs. Having an international MBA often gives a head start to those seeking jobs in the global business world. However, determining which is the right MBA for you outside your home country can be...

GMAT Question of the Day (December 27)

- Dec 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If 10 dollars are equivalent to 24 francs and 12 pounds are equivalent to 36 francs, how many pounds is 95 dollars? A. 58 B. 64 C. 68 D. 76 E. 82 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Recently, some critics of the...

Get Organized Before the New Year

- Dec 26, 09:51 AM   Comments [0]

As 2016 draws to a close, we’re less than two weeks away from the first Round 2 deadlines. Are you ready? If you’re not a “list person,” it’s time to become one—at least until the rest of your applications are in. We’ll help by giving you this outline...

3 Aspects of Test Day That You Probably Have NOT Trained For

- Dec 26, 09:42 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen Rich.C@empowergmat.com www.EMPOWERgmat.com The GMAT is a predictable, standardized Test, so Test Takers have the potential to properly learn the content that will appear on the Exam. Over the Course of their studies, many GMATers improve their scores to a high-enough level that they...

GMAT Question of the Day (December 26)

- Dec 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is an odd integer? (1) , , and are consecutive integers (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal This question is the first practice problem meaning based...

Yes, People DO Get Accepted Round 3: From Rural Ohio to a Global MBA at George Washington

- Dec 25, 12:38 PM   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 Molly Weaver….. Accepted: We’d like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what...

More Business Schools Accepting GRE than Ever Before

- Dec 25, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Kaplan Test Prep has completed their 2016 survey of over 220 business school admissions officers. The survey was conducted between August and October 2016 and found that 92% of business schools are now accepting the GRE as an alternative to the GMAT. This is a...

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Warm Holiday Wishes

- Dec 25, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

This article originally appeared on blog.accepted.com. Applying to a top b-school? The talented folks at Accepted have helped hundreds of applicants get accepted to their dream programs. Whether you are figuring out where apply, writing your application essays, or prepping for your interviews, we are just a...

Seasons Greetings!

- Dec 23, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

On behalf of the entire team at Stacy Blackman Consulting, I want to thank our loyal blog readers for logging on each day for the latest news from the B-school universe, and extend our very best wishes for a joyous holiday season! Warmest regards,