What do 780+ scorers on the GMAT do differently?

By - Aug 12, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT has been scored on an 800 scale for many years; very few schools in the world have a median GMAT score (among all successful admits) that is above 710. However, since everyone who takes the GMAT aspires for excellence constantly, a score of 780 or above...

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B-School Deans Convene at White House to Promote Women in Business

By - Aug 12, 09:38 AM   Comments [0]

Business schools play a critical role in helping workers, companies, and leaders adapt to meet the needs of the 21st-century workforce. On August 5th, the Council on Women and Girls and the Council of Economic Advisers hosted a convening at the White House focusing on...

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 12)

By - Aug 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If Samson is filling a bathtub with COLD water, it will take him 6 minutes and 40 seconds, and if he fills it with HOT water, it will take him 8 minutes. If draining the tub takes 13 minutes and 20 seconds, how many minutes...

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MBA Admissions Consultant Q&A

By - Aug 12, 01:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Meet Mollie Many of our clients tell us that what makes EXPARTUS unique and successful is the extensive experience our consultants have as former business school admissions board members. In addition our consultants are passionate about their work and their clients’ success. We...

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London Business School Fall 2016 MBA Essay Questions

By - Aug 11, 14:47 PM   Comments [0]

The application for the August 2016 intake at London Business School is now open, and the MBA essay questions are as follows: Essay One: What are your post-MBA plans and how will your past experience and the London Business School programme contribute? (500 words) Essay Two: What...

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Financing Your INSEAD MBA

By - Aug 11, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

I was lucky enough to get accepted to study at INSEAD 10 years ago. But before the great news I had spent at least 18 months preparing: from doing the GMAT, writing essays, deciding which school to go to, and determining how to finance this...

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Which Business School Application Round Is Right for You?

By - Aug 11, 11:25 AM   Comments [0]

Which business school application deadline should you prepare for? Most business schools process MBA applications in rounds, having three separate deadlines. So what’s the difference between the MBA application rounds, and what do they mean for you and your business school application strategy? Round one: September and...

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Career Search Q&A with former Associate Director at Fuqua’s Career Management Center

By - Aug 11, 05:51 AM   Comments [0]

We are pleased to introduce a new expert coach at Fortuna Admissions, Catherine Tuttle. Catherine worked at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business for five years in marketing and career services roles. She has also worked at North Carolina State University providing career coaching and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 11)

By - Aug 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math One fisherman was telling his friends that he caught a fish that had a 60 feet long head and a tail which was equal to the length of the head plus half the length of the body. If the body was half the length of...

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Admitted to INSEAD and LBS

By - Aug 10, 23:53 PM   Comments [0]

I was successful on the first attempt with both my applications, to Insead and LBS, the former even offering a scholarship. Without the tremendous support from the Fortuna team I could not have achieved this. I was not at all familiar with the application process...

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