Online or Traditional MBA Program: Which is Right for You?

By - Dec 21, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Business schools have become increasingly innovative in their approaches to management education in recent years, and it comes as little surprise that we’re seeing an increased interest in online MBA programs as more and more schools now offer this option to meet the needs of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 21)

By - Dec 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If and , which of the following must be negative? A. B. C. D. E. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Camille Claudet...

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How to Give Your Application as Much Weight as Possible

By - Dec 21, 01:19 AM   Comments [0]

Although you may think that your grades, test scores, resume and application essay carry the most weight, the actual application form is important too. The boxes should contain valuable information that helps convince the admissions readers you will thrive at their school and add to their...

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Four Ways to Enhance Your Brand Name Work Experience for MBA Admission

By - Dec 21, 01:11 AM   Comments [0]

In my last blog post I wrote that brand name company experience matters less than having substantive experience. I am not changing my tune on that in this post, but will let you know how brand name experience might be viewed by members of an...

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Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test vs. GMAT Test Day

By - Dec 20, 15:59 PM   Comments [0]

Learn how taking a GMAT practice test differs from the actual GMAT Test Day. In my last post, I provided an overview of Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice test, which is a computer-adaptive exam. Taking this practice test is very much like taking the actual GMAT,...

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MBA Admissions | New Rankings by The Economist Based on Salary Increase

By - Dec 20, 13:04 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist publishes rankings of full-time MBA programmes every year, but in 2016 it has added a new method for evaluating programmes that suits its audience perfectly: A "mini-ranking" based solely on average salary increase.

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MBA Admissions Tip: Explaining Frequent Job Switching

By - Dec 20, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve got a strong transcript, a solid GPA, and you aced the GMAT. You know you’re a strong candidate for pretty much any top MBA program. There’s just one thing standing in your way…your resume. You’ve had some good jobs—that’s not the problem. The problem is...

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Showing Leadership in Your B-School Application

By - Dec 20, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

At Stacy Blackman Consulting, we do a lot of thinking about leadership – what is leadership, how best to showcase it, why it matters, and more. If asked what is the single most important quality for business school applications, I would say leadership. While some...

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3 MBA Essay Mistakes That Cost You Admission To Your Dream School

By - Dec 20, 04:57 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Many of the top MBA programs have recently released their admissions decisions. If you were one of the lucky ones to get admitted, congratulations! Getting into business school is no small feat and you should feel proud of this achievement. I also recognize...

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GMAT Question of the Day (December 20)

By - Dec 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If points , , , and form a quadrilateral, is longer than ? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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