Ask the AdCom: What are the Most Popular Student Clubs?

By - Nov 3, 11:22 AM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with another installment of “Ask the AdCom,” where we share a wide range of tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business schools. Since AdCom members are human, too, we know our readers will enjoy seeing  a different side of what makes...

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Land Your GMAT Score—or Cancel It

By - Nov 3, 07:04 AM   Comments [0]

You don’t necessarily need to decide on Test Day whether you want to cancel. This post is an unusual take on landing your best score; here I will update you on the ins and outs of canceling a GMAT score. Will business schools know if I cancel...

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How Indian Applicants Can Get Into Top Business Schools

By - Nov 3, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions I’ve written this blog with the Indian Applicants in mind. As a former admissions assistant director for Harvard and the co-founder of EXPARTUS, an admissions consulting company that helps hundreds of students every year get into their top-choice MBA programs, I have...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 3)

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Math How many different four-digit integers can be composed of digits 0, 2, and 3 ? A. 48 B. 54 C. 64 D. 72 E. 81 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to...

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Get Into INSEAD, the International Business School

By - Nov 3, 01:48 AM   Comments [0]

Globalization is a force to be reckoned with in business, and is having a significant impact on graduate management education, with most b-schools developing their international offerings. But only INSEAD considers itself the business school for the world. Today’s guest is Virginie Fougea, Director of...

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Stanford GSB: One of the Most Global U.S. Business Schools

By - Nov 2, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Top U.S. B-schools have a lot of things going for them, but international diversity hasn’t traditionally been one of those. Rather, U.S. business schools have tended to lag behind their European counterparts in this regard. For example, schools like London Business School and...

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Idioms in GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Nov 2, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

The English language is full of idioms, and the GMAT creators like to test some of these. Although there are some idioms that are more common in the GMAT, there is little alternative but to learn as many of them as you can. An enjoyable...

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Are you ready for your b-school interviews?

By - Nov 2, 09:43 AM   Comments [0]

In the coming weeks, round 1 admission interview invitations will begin winging their way to a select group of lucky recipients. Are you ready? As former admissions directors at top MBA programs, we interviewed thousands of applicants and it was always pretty clear who had done...

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Should You Repeat A Story From Your Essay In Your MBA Interview?

By - Nov 2, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re here, congrats on the interview invitation! For whatever awesome MBA program(s) you applied to, this is the admissions committee’s chance to really get to know you as a living, breathing person, instead of just as a profile. Big moves here. You need to be comfortable with...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 2)

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Math Each of the members of a club agreed to contribute dollars to buy a new computer. If the club contained 2 more members, how much less would everyone have to contribute? A. B. C.

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