How to Convey a Powerful Career Vision in Your MBA Application

By - Jan 15, 05:58 AM   Comments [0]

Creating and conveying a career vision is an elemental part of your MBA application. It’s about portraying a clear picture of where you’ve been, where you are headed, and why an MBA is essential for getting you there. B-schools are looking for students who are...

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Best Undergrad Majors for Going into Business School

By - Jan 13, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch, 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. If you are planning to go to business school to get your MBA somewhere down the road, you want to...

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Mapping Out Your MBA Application Timeline

By - Jan 13, 09:58 AM   Comments [0]

Once you’ve decided to pursue an MBA, you’ve got your work cut out for you. Applicants need to fit studying for the GMAT, visiting schools, and developing essays in with other personal and professional commitments. If you’re planning to apply to business school in the fall,...

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Said Joins Global Network for Advanced Management

By - Jan 13, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has joined the Global Network for Advanced Management, a project that promotes collaboration among leading international business schools. Saïd received unanimous approval to become the Global Network’s 29th member overall. Part of Saïd’s motivation for joining the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 13)

By - Jan 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Two engines were tested to determine their fuel consumption rate. If during the test, the first engine consumed 600 grams of fuel while the second, which worked for two hours less, consumed 384 grams, how much fuel will be required to run the second engine...

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Show Me the Money: Highest Paying Consulting Firms for New MBAs

By - Jan 12, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

As you know, consulting is a top industry of interest at business schools around the globe. Few career paths can match consulting when it comes to providing exposure to a wide variety of projects, geographical areas, company cultures…and then there’s the handsome compensation package to...

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5-Step Checklist Before Submitting Your Applications

By - Jan 12, 11:36 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to b-school, law school, med school, grad school, or college, this checklist will be the same. Don't hit that "submit" button until you've completed the following 5 steps: 1.  You’ve made sure that your application presents a holistic, multi-dimensional picture of you. Each section of your application should not just present you as a strong candidate on its own,...

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MBAs Flock to Consulting, Silicon Valley

By - Jan 12, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Your undergrad major may not matter as much as what you get out of it. While Darden MBAs look to consulting, Midwestern business school grads are taking their startup dreams to Silicon Valley. Here’s what’s trending on the business education landscape. Consulting bonanza at UVA Darden Graduates of...

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Top Graduate School Admissions Directors Share the Inside Scoop

By - Jan 12, 10:55 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to graduate school and overwhelmed by your options? Don't know how to find the right program for you? Or have you already found your dream program, and need guidance for applying successfully? For the past few years, Linda Abraham has been interviewing the director of admissions at top graduate...

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Building Your Consulting Career, and a Look Back at a Tuck MBA

By - Jan 12, 10:41 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s guest, J. Kenton Kivestu, graduated from UVA with a BA in economics and history in 2006. Upon graduating he joined Google in product development and worked there for 3 years until he moved to Hanover New Hampshire to attend the Tuck School of Business...

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