How to Take Ownership of Your Post-MBA Goals and Show They Are Attainable

By - Nov 19, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

When admissions officers read your MBA application, they want to feel inspired by your personal statement; they want to know that you have a strong sense of purpose and will work energetically to attain your objectives. Thus, you must ensure that you are not presenting...

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November Sale Going on Now!

By - Nov 19, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

With deadlines looming, it’s natural to feel some pressure, but don’t let the stress overwhelm you. Instead, refocus and make sure your application reflects your very best work, with help from one of our admissions experts! We’re currently offering a special discount on non-rush purchases placed...

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Bloomberg Businessweek Announces Best U.S. Business Schools

By - Nov 19, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Bloomberg Businessweek conducted its 2018 survey of 10,473 MBA students, 15,050 alumni, and 3,698 recruiters about their business school experiences and their goals. Their answers, in addition to information about salary and job-placement data from each school, combined to create each school’s rank. The ranking...

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Why Do You Need an MBA? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Nov 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of articles analyzing some of the most popular MBA interview questions and offering tips on how to best respond to them. In this post, we’ll address "Why do you need an MBA?" “Why do you need an MBA?” This...

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Question of the Day (November 19)

By - Nov 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Quant How many different subsets of the set {0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5} do not contain 0? A. B. C. D. E. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal In...

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What’s New at INSEAD? [Episode 285]

By - Nov 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

What’s New at INSEAD? [Show Summary] No school exemplifies the trend global business quite as much as INSEAD, which was founded in France, but has campuses in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East as well as partnerships with Wharton in the U.S., Tsinghua in China, and...

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What Exactly Are Goals?

By - Nov 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“I want to move from the buy side to the sell side.” “I want to shift from technology consulting to investment banking.” Not goals. An engineer once said to me, “I want to go into either finance or consulting.” Not goals. A goal isn’t something you want, it’s something you...

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Duke Fuqua’s Dean Wants to Recruit ‘Triple Threat’ MBA Applicants

By - Nov 16, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

What kind of MBA applicant is Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business looking for? Business Insider‘s interview with Dean Bill Boulding reveals that the admissions team seeks candidates with “triple threat capability leadership.” Boulding explains that the magic formula is IQ+EQ+DQ. At Fuqua, that last one stands...

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HKUST MBA Application Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants seeking an MBA with high placement rates throughout Asia may find HKUST the perfect fit for their needs. HKUST offers two options for its MBA: a 16-month option that offers hopeful career switchers the opportunity to hold an internship in their target industry and...

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Question of the Day (November 16)

By - Nov 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Verbal Guidebook writer: I have visited hotels throughout the country and have noticed that in those built before 1930 the quality of the original carpentry work is generally superior to that in hotels built afterward. Clearly carpenters working on hotels before 1930 typically worked with more...

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