Ramp Up Extracurriculars Before Round 1 Deadlines

By - Apr 28, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News. If you’ve been holed up in your office for the past three years, you may not have realized that volunteer experience and extracurricular interests are a crucial aspect of your business school application profile. Now...

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How To Get More Women In MBA Programs

By - Apr 28, 04:03 AM   Comments [0]

The trends hold true in both the C-Suite and business school — there still aren’t enough women. That’s why MBA programs are scrambling to attract more female candidates and searching for more effective ways to do it. Efforts to attract high-caliber candidates include adapting to the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 28)

By - Apr 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A certain amount was deposited at bank A at a rate of percent compounded annually and half that amount was deposited at bank B at a rate of percent compounded annually. In three years, will the total interest on...

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A Look at One Successful HBS Applicant

By - Apr 27, 13:53 PM   Comments [0]

Prospective applicants always wants to know how to land a seat at the (usually) top-ranked MBA program in the land, Harvard Business School. If that sounds like you, then check out the recent piece in BusinessInsider profiling first-year MBA student Ayse Baybars and her journey to...

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Land Your Score: Reading Comprehension Passage Mapping

By - Apr 27, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Orient yourself to important themes using navigational reading strategies. In a recent Kaplan GMAT class, several of my students were very excited about the results they were seeing from using the Kaplan Method for Reading Comprehension. I’ve discussed this Method before, but now I want to...

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Land Your Score: Reading Comprehension Passage Mapping

By - Apr 27, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Orient yourself to important themes using navigational reading strategies. In a recent Kaplan GMAT class, several of my students were very excited about the results they were seeing from using the Kaplan Method for Reading Comprehension. I’ve discussed this Method before, but now I want to...

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Peking University Opening Business School Campus in Oxford

By - Apr 27, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Peking University’s HSBC Business School has acquired a property in Oxford, England that it will use to launch an overseas campus. When the campus opens in summer of 2018, the business school will become the first in China to launch a campus...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 27)

By - Apr 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If and are positive even integers, which of the following must also be an even integer? A. B. C. D. E. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag...

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6 Things to Do in May While You Wait for MBA Essay Prompts

By - Apr 26, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

As the weather gets nicer, it may be harder to focus on your applications, but there’s so much you can be doing in May to make it easier on you in the coming months. Here are some things you can be focused on this month:...

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Leadership at Goizueta Gets a Lift Thanks to Delta Gift

By - Apr 26, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

A $3.5 million gift from The Delta Air Lines Foundation to Emory’s Goizueta Business School will endow the Delta Leadership Coaching Fellows Program, an experiential and peer-to-peer education initiative, the school recently announced. A portion of the gift will also go toward the creation of the...

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