Get to Know Your Target Business Schools Before Applying

By - Jun 7, 09:21 AM   Comments [0]

by Caryn Levine, Senior Consultant, The MBA Exchange It’s no secret that the MBA admissions process is fraught with time-consuming steps such as studying for the GMAT or GRE, crafting a resume and essays, organizing recommendations, and honing interview skills.   Amidst all these tasks, it’s easy...

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Share Your Thoughts on the MBA Application Process for a Shot at $100

By - Jun 7, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

2017 could be a life-changing year for you. You may already know that you’ll be headed to business school in the fall, or you might be planning to start your MBA journey in the coming months. Either way, exciting things lie ahead. All of us at...

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The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans [Application Essay Tips]

By - Jun 7, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Paul Soros was often overshadowed by his younger brother, financial wizard George Soros, but he was a millionaire in his own right. In contrast to George Soros’s success in the financial industry, Paul Soros made his mark on the world by innovating in the shipping...

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MBA Letters Of Recommendation: Who, When, What, Where & How

By - Jun 7, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Selecting your recommenders requires a strategy. I like to begin with the basics: Who, When, What, Where, and How. I also like to suggest that you waive your right to access it. The waiver makes the recommendation more credible to the admissions committee. Who? Who are the...

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8 Tips for Better Admissions Resumes

By - Jun 7, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This post is taken from The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes. Click here to download the full guide. Looking for solid tips for the actual writing of your resume? What should you include? What should you leave out? What sort of tone should you use? What...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 7)

By - Jun 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A factory producing tennis balls stores them in either big boxes, 25 balls per box, or small boxes, with 17 balls per box. If 94 freshly manufactured balls are to be stored, what is the least number of balls that can be left unboxed? A. 0 B....

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MBA Application Deadlines – 2017-18

By - Jun 6, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

The 2017-18 application season is around the corner. So if you are planning to apply to business school this Fall, you must start the engines now. Some schools have already released their essay questions and deadlines, while some have only released application deadlines and will...

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Tuesday Tips: Yale School of Management Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 6, 10:11 AM   Comments [0]

The Yale School of Management has left the one required essay unchanged this year. “In asking this question, the Admissions Committee is interested not just in the commitment itself but also in how you approach the commitment and the behaviors that support it,” Assistant Dean Bruce DelMonico writes...

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Tuesday Tips: Michigan Ross Fall 2018 MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 6, 09:55 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business is a program that emphasizes learning both inside and outside the classroom, and is seeking candidates that are intellectually curious and able to accomplish their goals. Ross is also a close-knit community and fit with the program is important to demonstrate...

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GMAT Practice Questions: Who’s Afraid of Sentence Correction?

By - Jun 6, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

Challenge yourself to these two sentence correction problems. Aspiring MBA applicants often find sentence correction to be one of the more challenging question types on the GMAT. Well, we’re here to tell you there’s nothing to be afraid of. Today we’re going to walk you through...

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