4 Tips for Applying to Part-Time MBA Programs

By - Mar 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The extensive available advice about applying to MBA programs was largely created with applicants to full-time MBA programs in mind. If you are applying to part-time MBA programs, most of this advice will be pertinent for you as well. But there are some nuances to applying to part-time programs that...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 16)

By - Mar 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If 25% of a company's employees are women older than 30, what percent of the men employees are 30 or younger? (1) Half of the women employees are 30 or younger. (2) 35% of the company's employees are men of 30 or younger.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer -...

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Why Can’t I Score Above 700 on the GMAT?

By - Mar 15, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

Every test taker seems to covet a 700+ score on the GMAT. For good reason too, since a score of 700 means that student broke into the 90th percentile—a big deal when the average GMAT score is a 545. Although a 700 is not a...

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When Applying in Round 3 is a Bad Idea

By - Mar 15, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone has an opinion about submitting an MBA application in round three, and a lot of the conversation circles around how competitive it is. If you tried your best but you just couldn’t pull together all of your business school materials before round two deadlines...

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Entrepreneurial Women Find Success Through B-School (The Official GMAT Blog)

By - Mar 15, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

In recognition of International Women’s Day, this data brief shares details about aspiring female entrepreneurs in the business school candidate pipeline and highlights the professional and personal success many alumnae have found through starting their own business.

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How to Practice for a Video Interview or Essay

By - Mar 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The future of the essay is now at a school near you: Smile, you might be on camera. More and more competitive programs are using ‘video essays’ or ‘timed video assessments’ as a way to get to know their future students. Typically, for a timed...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 15)

By - Mar 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If two different numbers are randomly selected from set , what is the probability that the sum of the two numbers is greater than 4? A. B. C. D. E.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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VP Weekly Three: Top Three Questions About MBA Letters of Recommendation

By - Mar 14, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

Letters of recommendation can be a tricky aspect of the MBA application process, particularly if you’ve just changed jobs or don’t plan on telling your employer that you’re applying to business school. We often speak with applicants who are unsure who to ask to write...

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UV Darden Receives “Game Changing” Scholarship Gift

By - Mar 14, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has announced the new Batten Foundation Darden Worldwide Scholarship program. A $15 million gift from the Batten Foundation unlocked a matching gift from UVA’s Bicentennial Scholars Fund, and the resulting $30 million endowment will ultimately provide every student in Darden’s full-time MBA program a scholarship...

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4 Signs Now Might Be The Time For An MBA

By - Mar 14, 07:14 AM   Comments [0]

Believe it or not, if you are thinking of enrolling in an MBA program for the fall of 2019, now is the time to get the process started. However, many of you may be asking yourselves if it is the right time to apply for...

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