How many business schools should I apply to?

By - Feb 27, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

As an MBA applicant, you probably wonder what is the "correct" number of b-schools to target. Some individuals believe that there's only one program for them, while others feel uncomfortable applying to fewer than 6 or 7.  Understandably, you want to maximize your chances for...

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Dean Lyons on 5 Years of Haas Defining Principles

By - Feb 27, 06:48 AM   Comments [0]

When the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business introduced its new curriculum five years ago, the emphasis would be on creating innovative leaders. Haas students have a distinct profile in the marketplace: MBAs who have tried unusual things, taken risks, and explored new frontiers. The school...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 27)

By - Feb 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is an integer? (1) is a prime number (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve...

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Survey Says American MBA Programs Prepare Students Better Than Anywhere Else

By - Feb 26, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

MBA programs in the United States feel overwhelmingly confident that their graduates are prepared for today’s workforce—and that they are better prepared than their European and Asian counterparts. According to a Kaplan Test Prep survey of over 200 top business schools across the United States, a...

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4 Qualities Top MBA Programs Seek

By - Feb 26, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

There are four main qualities that top b-schools look for when reviewing MBA applications. If you’re aiming for the top 10, then you’ll want to make sure not only that you possess these qualities, but that you’ve highlighted them in your application. • Problem Solving Skills...

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Three bad habits to avoid during GMAT prep

By - Feb 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Test takers are always searching for ways to make GMAT prep as productive as possible.

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The Truth About MBA Applications in R3

By - Feb 26, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Boot up that laptop; it’s time to compile your MBA applications for R3.Photo Credit: whitefield_d via Compfight cc Still considering applying to business school programs for the fall of 2015? Have questions about your chances at top schools in the third round (R3) of MBA applications?...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 26)

By - Feb 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Max's current monthly salary is $2,000, and will be raised by 25% next month. If he decides to save exactly 25% of his salary each month, how many months will it take for Max to save $5,500? A. 4 B. 5 C. 6 D. 7 E. 9 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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An HBS Entrepreneur Promoting Career Flexibility

By - Feb 25, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

People looking for traditional 9 to 5 desk jobs almost seem to be the exception in 2015. HBS grad and entrepreneur Allison O’Kelly is all for the change. Want to know more? Listen to the full recording of our talk with Allison, Founder/CEO of Mom Corps...

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Mind Your Manners

By - Feb 25, 06:09 AM   Comments [0]

Our clients often ask us if they should write thank-you notes to their interviewers. While handwritten messages of appreciation will always be a classy move—and we certainly encourage applicants to write such notes if they’re so inclined—an email message is just as acceptable in this...

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