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New Chicago Booth Scholarships for Nonprofit, Govt. Professionals

By - Jan 19, 11:04 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business has debuted a scholarship program designed to support advanced business education in the nonprofit and government sectors. The new Civic Scholars Program, funded in part by a $4-million gift from the Neubauer Family Foundation, will provide full-tuition scholarships every year...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 19)

By - Jan 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Machine A can produce 50 components a day while Machine B only 40. The monthly maintenance cost for Machine A is $1500 while the cost for Machine B is $550. If each component generates an income of $10, what is the least number of days...

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

By - Jan 18, 10:37 AM   Comments [0]

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. Complex Math vs. Easier Approaches in the Quant Section Rich, How often will I...

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Considering a Second MBA Degree?

By - Jan 18, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who received an MBA abroad can use a second MBA to strengthen job prospects. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The idea of pursuing a second MBA degree may sound strange, but it happens with a small number of applicants...

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Should You Apply to Business School Round 3?

By - Jan 17, 00:36 AM   Comments [0]

Still not sure if you should apply to business school Round 3 or next year? We’ll help you make that decision when at our upcoming webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate. When the webinar is over, you’ll have a MUCH clearer idea of which...

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Introducing the New HBS Startup Studio

By - Jan 17, 00:16 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School just announced the opening of the HBS Startup Studio, an off-campus center dedicated to supporting HBS entrepreneurial alumni and serving as a gathering place and workspace for New York-based teams (with at least one HBS alumni founder). According to the Harvard press release,...

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Stacy Blackman’s Words of Wisdom Campaign Continues

By - Jan 15, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

We’re wrapping up the second week of the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams. Have you been following along?  The goal is to galvanize potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners, and the...

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Solving GMAT properties of integers questions: odd and even integers

By - Jan 15, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Properties of integers questions are common on the GMAT. The good news is that by following a few simple rules you will be able to solve them quickly and with certainty. Over the next few weeks we’ll be guiding you through all the different types...

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How to Proceed IF You’ve Been Invited To Retake the GMAT With the Sections in a DIFFERENT Order

By - Jan 15, 10:33 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen; EMPOWERgmat.com  Rich.C@empowergmat.com Over the course of the last several days, there have been several posts from site users who have received an invitation to retake the GMAT under special ‘conditions.’ This is apparently a short-term ‘trial program’ that GMAC is using as something...

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How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA

By - Jan 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you interested in a career in investment banking? If you’ve been following our career-change series,  How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA, then you know going to business school can be a great opportunity to gain the skills and...

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