Is ‘Test Anxiety’ Threatening your MBA Candidacy?

By - Oct 29, 00:49 AM   Comments [0]

  Feeling nervous before taking the GMAT or GRE is quite natural for business school applicants. After all, they’ve invested hundreds of hours studying – and maybe thousands of dollars on tutors – in order to perform well. And the resulting test score is going to...

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HBS Admissions Director Leopold to Step Down in May 2016

By - Oct 28, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Managing Director of MBA Admissions & Financial Aid Dee Leopold, the voice of Harvard Business School admissions for the past decade, announced today that she will be moving on in May 2016 at the end of this admissions season. In a brief post on her blog...

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Duke Fuqua MBA Profile

By - Oct 28, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The “Team Fuqua” spirit is not just a catchphrase when it comes to Duke University’s iconic school of business. Instead, it is a culture and a set of values that defines the school’s offerings, from the full-time MBA program to the Weekend...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 28)

By - Oct 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math In how many different ways can a group of 8 people be divided into 4 teams of 2 people each? A. 90 B. 105 C. 168 D. 420 E. 2520   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep has...

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NYU Stern Langone 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 28, 00:52 AM   Comments [0]

The two Stern Langone part-time MBA essays, together, cover “the whole you” – your professional side and your non-work side.  And they require you to address both highly structured, specific questions (essay 1) and very open, “free form” questions (essay 2).  The applicants who can...

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Introducing MBALaunch Prep Program for Women

By - Oct 28, 00:37 AM   Comments [0]

The Forté Foundation will be unrolling MBALaunch 2016, an intensive business school prep program for women. This 10-month program is designed to help women apply successfully to business school by providing a strong support network and a structured roadmap of the application process. GMAT exam...

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Patterns in GMAT Exponent Questions

By - Oct 27, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

A student asked me recently for a method to solve certain types of exponent questions on the GMAT. Here's the advice I gave them.

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How To Do Halloween On A Budget

By - Oct 27, 09:19 AM   Comments [0]

Image via Pixabay By Elana Goodwin on October 27, 2015 This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news. Some people choose to go all out for Halloween, even though it’s just one...

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4 Reasons to Write an Optional Business School Application Essay

By - Oct 27, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

When brainstorming ideas for this essay, make sure to choose a subject that cannot be addressed elsewhere in your application packet. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com When it comes to the optional essay question posed by most business schools, MBA...

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5 Ways to Solve Your GMAT Timing Problems

By - Oct 27, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you studying for the GMAT in order to get into business school? Many students find timing to be one of the most challenging aspects of preparing for the GMAT. Particularly if you have been out of school for a while, it can...

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