GMAT Score: Report or Cancel?

By - Jul 28, 08:59 AM   Comments [0]

Do you take the red pill or the blue pill—report or cancel your GMAT score? You’ve almost survived Test Day—but not before the GMAT asks you what may be the toughest question of all… Report or cancel your GMAT score? Good news for those facing the dreaded GMAT...

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Columbia Business School MBA Application Essay Tips

By - Jul 28, 08:23 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School is highly concerned about fit and your knowledge of the program. New York City is another aspect of the school that pervades its culture and defines some of the unique opportunities of the program. Thorough school research is crucial to your preparation...

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Choosing From Multiple Business School Acceptances

By - Jul 28, 03:22 AM   Comments [0]

“Choosing From Multiple Business School Acceptances” is the final post in our series Navigate the MBA Maze. You’ve been accepted at two solid schools. Great! Or, you’ve been offered admission to an OK school with a significant scholarship and your #1 choice with no  financial aid. Or,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 28)

By - Jul 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is an integer? (1) (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $400 total savings @ GMAT Club. Learn more. Save $400...

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MBA Application Mistakes to Avoid – Part 1

By - Jul 27, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

MBA Application Mistakes to Avoid – Part 1 With the new 2015-2016 MBA application season underway, many of you are just getting started with your business school applications. But before you get too far along, we’d like to make you aware of some of the common...

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MBA Your Resume

By - Jul 27, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

First, the (kinda) bad news: it’s unlikely you’ll be able to use the current version of your resume for your business school applications. In fact, you’re probably going to want to spend a significant amount of time on a complete resume overhaul. But the good...

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MBA Admissions Decisions: Should You Go Full-Time Or Part-Time?

By - Jul 27, 01:05 AM   Comments [0]

When I was applying to b-school, I contemplated part-time vs. full-time, and one of my best friends, Colleen, had to make the same decision at the same time. Ultimately, I decided to attend the full-time program at the University of Michigan. Colleen decided to attend a...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Jul 27, 00:17 AM   Comments [0]

This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Steps to Improving CR Ability Hi Rich, I'm wondering what is the best way to review a...

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MBA Candidacy Killers: 5 Traits to Avoid When Applying

By - Jul 26, 23:37 PM   Comments [0]

  There’s general consensus today about the characteristics of successful business school applicants. Candidly, most mortals find it difficult if not impossible to demonstrate all of those strengths. However, in many cases, it’s what you avoid in your applications that will help maximize your chances for...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 26, 23:31 PM   Comments [0]

The supplemental information that Haas requests is almost unchanged. The essays are different from last years. For #1 they returned to an essay question two years ago. And for #2, they give you a choice of prompts. My tips are in blue below. Essays: At Berkeley-Haas, we seek...

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