Applications

GMAT Myths and Facts

By - May 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Is the GMAT a make-or-break part of your application? Does it predict your future success? Your success in b-school? Join Linda Abraham for The GMAT: Low Scores, Retaking & Strategies for Success,our free webinar answering your questions about the GMAT: When should you retake it? When should you cancel...

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How Does Your GMAT Score Fit into the Holistic MBA Application Puzzle?

By - May 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

There’s a lot of talk about the holistic approach admission directors take to evaluate applications. How much weight is really put on different aspects of the application during evaluation? If the approach is so holistic, then why do so many applicants with low GMAT scores get...

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The Essays That Got Me Accepted to Kellogg’s MBA Program

By - May 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

All business school adcom members want to read essays that discuss the time you saved the day at work, right? That is what I thought when I first sat down to write my Kellogg business school essays. I racked my brain to think of heroic stories...

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Michigan Ross’ Brand-New Online, Part-Time MBA [Episode 309]

By - May 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Michigan Ross’ Dr. Wally Hopp, Associate Dean for Part-Time MBA, and Anne Schoen, Associate Admissions Director for Part-Time MBA Programs [Show Summary] Michigan Ross has a brand new MBA program – an online option to add to its menu of part-time programs as well...

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Should You Retake the GMAT?

By - May 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

There’s no yes or no answer here, but I will give you some points to consider that will help make your decision easier. The case for retaking the GMAT Retake the GMAT if… You have other weaknesses in your profile and you feel a high GMAT score will...

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Do You Have GMAT Anxiety?

By - May 2, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ask yourself: Do you know how your GMAT score will affect your chances of gaining admission to your top choice MBA program?How do you know when you should retake the GMAT?Do you need to be concerned that the GMAT is going to block your path to...

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

By - May 2, 02:04 AM   Comments [0]

The application process is not over for waitlisted applicants. You’ve still got a chance of getting into your dream school. 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 write those)...

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Journey to Duke Fuqua: Marine-Turned-MBA, Entrepreneur, and Dad

By - Apr 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students navigate their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Andrew, a Marine veteran, entrepreneur, new father, and first-year MBA student at Duke Fuqua. Andrew, thank you for sharing your story with us! What...

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Considering a Career in Finance? Due Diligence on Top MBA Programs

By - Apr 25, 06:58 AM   Comments [0]

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash When considering and selecting an MBA program, having clear professional goals is vital. For those considering a career in Finance, especially Private Equity (PE) or Wealth Management, a top MBA program may help you attain a job in the highly competitive...

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The Importance of Defining Your MBA Goal

By - Apr 25, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Importance of Defining Your MBA Goal You should never view your goals as an afterthought when it comes to your MBA application. Admissions members view MBA goals as lead-role performers, so you certainly shouldn’t push them to a supporting role as you prepare to apply to...

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