MBA Group Interview Tips

By - Feb 12, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

You may have noticed that some of the world’s top MBA programs now use a team-based interview format instead of traditional one-on-one conversations. Why? Because business schools want students who work well with others, and seeing how someone interacts with peers before anyone’s even admitted...

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You Can Get Accepted Off the Waitlist! Here’s How

By - Feb 12, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The application process is not over for waitlisted applicants. You’ve still got a chance of getting into your dream school, so now’s not the time to slack off, and it’s certainly not the time to give up. Continue fighting for that acceptance! Your waitlist updates (you...

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MBA Interview Formats: Team-Based Discussion Interviews

By - Feb 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post is part of a series exploring the different forms MBA interviews take and how you can ace them all!  Wharton and Ross have initiated and adopted the team-based discussion (TBD) MBA interview format. This type of interview brings a group of applicants together in...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 12)

By - Feb 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math   Circles and are concentric. If the radius of circle is three times that of circle , what is the probability that a point selected inside circle at random will be outside...

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UCLA Anderson Dean Judy Olian Leaves to Become Quinnipiac University President

By - Feb 11, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Judy Olian, who has served as UCLA’s Anderson School of Management’s dean since 2006, will leave her position at the end of the academic year to become Quinnipiac’s first female president. During Olian’s 12 years as dean, Anderson started research centers and degree programs such as...

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MBA Essays That Earn an Automatic Rejection

By - Feb 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You could have a perfect GMAT score, a 4.0 from Yale, and a list of extracurriculars a mile long, and yet you could still end up being rejected for doing any of these things in your essays: 1. Lying This should be obvious, but lying on...

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MBAnalysis Blog: Valentine’s Day Special – Best MBA Programs for Finding a Life Partner

By - Feb 10, 22:29 PM   Comments [0]

As Valentine’s Day bears down upon us, this is not a bad time to look at business school through a different lens, like which school you might want to attend if you’re looking for a life partner. Not exactly something the US News or Financial...

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Meet Duke Fuqua’s New MBA Admissions Director, Shari Hubert [Episode 245]

By - Feb 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It gives me great pleasure to welcome back to AST Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of Admissions at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. Shari earned her BA at Dartmouth and her MBA at Harvard. She worked at several elite companies, and in 2009 became Director...

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NYU Stern Wins Deloitte’s MBA Case Competition

By - Feb 9, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% In early January, teams from top business schools converged on Deloitte University, Deloitte’s leadership development center in Dallas, TX. Representing schools from MIT’s Sloan School of Management to Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, the teams were gathered for a shot at winning $20,000...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 9)

By - Feb 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If , where , and are digits from 0 to 9, inclusive, is ?   (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Twenty-two...

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