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4 Tips for Better B-School Visits

By - Sep 29, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

First, let me begin by saying that if you have the time and money to visit the schools that you’re thinking about applying to, then you absolutely should. And the reason isn’t because of the imaginary “brownie points”; it is because visiting a school will...

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Michigan Ross Students Launch Private Equity Club

By - Sep 29, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

Two students at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business have started the school’s first private equity club to strengthen the relationship between students interested in the industry and professionals. The group, called Michigan Ross Private Equity, was formed by founder and co-president Greg Sanker....

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MBA News: This Week’s Top Headlines in Business Education

By - Sep 29, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton’s GMAT scores top this week’s news in business education. Hoping to unlock the good life by going to business school? Stay on top of what’s making news in business education today with these latest headlines, recaps, and studies about the  MBA admissions process. From Wharton topping Harvard...

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Why is my real GMAT score lower than my practice exam score?

By - Sep 29, 06:52 AM   Comments [0]

Why is my real GMAT score different than my practice exam score?

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Know Parents’ Role in the MBA Admissions Process

By - Sep 29, 05:56 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com If Mom and Dad are actively involved in your MBA application process, then it might be time to rethink their role at this critical career crossroads. The admissions committee wants to see applicants with demonstrated...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 29)

By - Sep 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Is |x - 6| \\gt 5 ? (1) x is an integer (2) x^2 \\lt 1 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Sep 28, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers look forward to a sleepless first year, lay out their essay strategies, and think up an entirely new...

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What You Should NOT Include in Your MBA Essays

By - Sep 28, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Do this. Write that. Include the other. What TO put in your MBA essays is the topic of many discussions. But what NOT to include is a less talked about conversation. Until now… Check out these three things that you should NEVER include your MBA application...

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The Georgetown McDonough MBA: Everything You Need to Know

By - Sep 28, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough is famous for being the place where business and policy meet, but there is so much more to say about this top MBA Program. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown McDonough School of...

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MIT Master in Finance – Is It the Right Fit for You (and Vice Versa)?

By - Sep 28, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

Practicality is the essence of MIT’s Master in Finance program. It’s just one year, as opposed to numerous MFin programs that are 1.5 to 2 years, and, as the website notes, it was developed “as a direct response to demand in the financial industry.” In...

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