Owning Your MBA Career Goals in 5 Easy Steps

By - Mar 8, 21:40 PM   Comments [0]

Let's talk about Career Goals for a minute. This is always a good topic, honestly, because whatever time of year it is and whatever stage of the application process we are all encountering, the narrative of a candidate's career goals will always be paramount.  Therefore, in...

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Meet Madhav Rajan, New Dean of Chicago Booth

By - Mar 8, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business announced today that Madhav Rajan, former senior associate dean at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, has been appointed the next dean, effective July 1, 2017. Rajan served as senior associate dean for academic affairs at the Stanford GSB from 2010...

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An Indian Applicant’s Story- 5 Interview invites and 2 admit offers

By - Mar 8, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

Poonam, founder and president of myEssayReview, chats with Sathish, one of her recent successful students. Sathish interviewed with five schools (ISB, IIM, Foster, Cornell, and McCombs) and received admit offers from two of them - UW Foster and ISB. Sathish has accepted ISB’s offer. Poonam: Can you...

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Challenges and Opportunities for Female MBA Applicants

By - Mar 8, 09:02 AM   Comments [0]

Today is International Women’s Day—a perfect opportunity to discuss targeted strategies for female MBA applicants. As an MBA, entrepreneur and businessperson, I know that women can more than handle business school and the application process just as well or better than anyone.  Stereotypes do persist, however,...

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When to Apply to B-School in the 3rd Round

By - Mar 8, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Whether they consider applications on a rolling basis or in individual rounds, there’s no denying the fact that at most top MBA programs, the vast majority of the spots in the class are filled in the early parts of the process. So,...

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MBA Choices: Dream School vs. Scholarship School?

By - Mar 8, 06:16 AM   Comments [0]

Sweet agony. You have been accepted to both your cherished top-5 reach MBA programs and a strong but less competitive school that has offered you a great scholarship. How do you choose between them? Of course there’s no one right answer, because each person’s MBA priorities...

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Choosing Topics for the B-School Essay

By - Mar 8, 04:06 AM   Comments [0]

“Choosing Topics For The B-School Essay” is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. In your applications, the schools are attempting to get to know you through your essays. So what should you write about? Write about what is most important to you...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 8)

By - Mar 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If and are integers, is an even integer? (1) is odd (2) is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal The Sri-NuanSri-Nuan dance and Teut-Teung...

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GMAT Math: How to Divide by a Square Root

By - Mar 8, 01:00 AM   Comments [0]

A lot of students prepping for GMAT Quant, especially those GMAT students away from math for a long time, get lost when trying to divide by a square root. However, dividing by square roots is not something that should intimidate you. With a short refresher...

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MAP Course at Michigan Ross Celebrates 25 Years of Hands-On Learning

By - Mar 7, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

This week, the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business kicks off its annual Multidisciplinary Action Projects (MAP) program, which embeds teams of students into a company or nonprofit to enhance their leadership skills and apply concepts from the classroom to real life business challenges. Now...

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