Chicago Booth 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 19, 13:27 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth has always prided itself on valuing applicants who can handle ambiguity and lack of structure. And it's application reflects that principle. In spades. This year's Booth application also mirrors Chicago's pride in its distinctive culture. This essay/presentation question, which is new for this year,...

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Big Boost For Michigan Ross Entrepreneurship Institute

By - Jul 19, 01:17 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan has announced a $60 million gift from the Zell Family Foundation, to support the Samuel Zell and Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business. The funds will support entrepreneurship programs for students, including a...

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Do Stanford GSB Grads REALLY “Change Lives. Change Organizations. Change the World.”?

By - Jul 19, 01:04 AM   Comments [0]

Episode 3 in our Big Brand Theory Series for MBA applicants: Stanford GSB's motto. Who wouldn’t want to change lives, change organizations, and change the world?  Right? For Episode 3 in our Big Brand Theory series, I set out to prove that Stanford GSB admits, transforms...

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When it comes to b-school, should women approach the MBA application process any differently?

By - Jul 17, 07:58 AM   Comments [0]

If asked how they evaluate applications from female applicants relative to their male counterparts, many admissions officers would likely avoid suggesting that women applicants are handled differently. However, with years of MBA admissions experience reviewing thousands of files, we have identified a few common characteristics that...

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3 Advantages to Reviewing Questions That You ALREADY Answered Correctly

By - Jul 17, 07:18 AM   Comments [0]

Almost without fail, the first questions that most Test Takers will look at after taking a CAT are the questions that were answered incorrectly. Reviewing questions that were answered CORRECTLY is almost an afterthought (and oftentimes avoided) – THAT ‘missing’ review is a HUGE opportunity....

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Texas MBA Gives Admissions Perspective on GMAT vs GRE

By - Jul 17, 05:18 AM   Comments [0]

A great many MBA programs now accept the GRE as an alternative to the GMAT as an entrance requirement, but applicants may still wonder whether business schools truly view both equally. If you find yourself on the fence about which exam to take, the recent...

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Haas Business School Profile

By - Jul 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Berkeley, California has long been a city at the center of social change, radical ideas, and political upheaval. It makes sense, then, that UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business would be a perfect place for MBA students who feel that innovation is...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 17)

By - Jul 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the last digit of the following number ? A. 6 B. 5 C. 2 D. 1 E. 0   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals thanks to Kaplan’s...

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MBA Video Essays: Ready for Your Close Up?

By - Jul 16, 23:45 PM   Comments [0]

Does staring into a webcam and responding to an MBA adcom’s question that you’ve never heard before make your knees buckle and head spin? Well, you’re not alone! Thousands of business school applicants have that same reaction to the mere mention of those dreaded two...

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7 Tips For MBA Applicants From Family Businesses

By - Jul 16, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Show the adcom how you got your voice heard in your family business! You work for the family business and are applying for an MBA. Will this background be a net plus for you, or a minus? How can you make the most of this experience? I...

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