UCLA Anderson Reveals New Fall 2016 MBA Essay Question

By - Jul 30, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

The UCLA Anderson School of Management has updated the one required MBA essay question for the 2015-2016 admissions season. It asks: We believe that the best results are achieved when you share success, think fearlessly and drive change. With this in mind, what are your goals...

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Duke Fuqua 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 30, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

Leadership, teamwork, ethics, and a global approach to business are essential elements of the Duke Fuqua MBA, which is why you’ll need to make sure you express your passion for these ideals in your application essays. Impress the Fuqua adcom by positioning yourself as an innovative leader and...

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GMAT tricks: when to read answer options backward

By - Jul 30, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT test makers are constantly trying to slow down your progress through the test. I always think that if I’m taking the test the way they want me to, then I must be adopting a poor strategy. Instead, I should be taking the test...

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MBA News: Starting Salary Rankings, HBS Interview Insights

By - Jul 30, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

Will your starting salary be worth the business school investment? From ranking which alumni boast the best median starting salary, to MBA programs enrolling more women, to an inside look at the HBS interview—it’s been another interesting week of business education news. Keep reading to find...

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MBA Application Mistakes to Avoid – Part 2

By - Jul 30, 06:14 AM   Comments [0]

We recently posted a blog about common mistakes to avoid in your MBA applications as you’re starting to work on your 2015-2016 b-school applications. To read the first four mistakes and tips for these, check out MBA Application Mistakes to Avoid – Part 1. ...

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Should I Take A GMAT Prep Course?

By - Jul 30, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you thinking about the best way to prepare for the GMAT? Choosing whether to take a GMAT prep course is a weighty issue. Getting into a top MBA program can mean a much higher trajectory for your post-graduation career, and correspondingly higher salaries. However,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 30)

By - Jul 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math 10 applicants are interviewed for a position. Among them are Paul and Jen. If a randomly chosen applicant is invited to interview first, what is the probability to have neither Paul nor Jen at the first interview? A. B. C.

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The 4 Must-Haves Of A Grad School Application

By - Jul 29, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

Linda Abraham has been living and breathing admissions for over 20 years. Does she know the secret to getting accepted to graduate school? Well, since you asked – yes she does. Listen to the show (and takes notes!) for the four things you need to know...

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Paying for Your MBA with Fellowships, Scholarships

By - Jul 29, 06:08 AM   Comments [0]

Business school is an expensive investment, and it’s never too early to start figuring out how you will pay for it. An MBA must be seen as a long-term investment, and fortunately, schools are committed to working with students to find a solution to financing...

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Is Your GMAT Good Enough for a Top MBA Program?

By - Jul 29, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

If we had a dollar for every person who asked us what schools they can get into based on their GMAT score, well, we’d be answering that question from our 200-foot yacht while the staff brought us cocktails and fanned us with palms. Same goes...

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