Your GMAT Isn’t You – Is It?

By - Apr 23, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Every year, MBA applicants call us to ask whether their profile (GPA, GMAT, work experience) is competitive at the schools they’re targeting. It’s a question we take seriously and address individually, because there are so many factors that impact competitiveness. We understand that deciding where...

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How Forté Helps Women Get into Business and Stay in Business [Episode 200]

By - Apr 23, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s episode is an extra special show. This is AST’s 200th episode! It’s fitting that we welcome back Elissa Sangster, who was the very first guest on AST almost five years ago. Today she is the first guest to come back for a third time. This...

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Accepted Applicants: Got 2 Minutes? Help Us Out & Help Fellow Applicants

By - Apr 23, 04:54 AM   Comments [0]

The AIGAC survey will be closing on April 24, which means you're running out of time to participate in this important research endeavor AND you may lose your chance at winning $500! Share your application experience with us now by filling out this survey –...

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Stanford GSB Announces Fall 2018 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Apr 21, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has published the following MBA application deadlines for the 2017-2018 admissions season. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 19, 2017 Notification Date: December 14, 2017 Round 2 Application Deadline: January 10, 2018 Notification Date: March 29, 2018 Round 3 Application Deadline: April 4, 2018 Notification Date: Mid May 2018 Candidates should note...

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What you need to know if you’re applying to Columbia Business School

By - Apr 21, 07:02 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School is one of the top MBA programs in the world and receives over 6,000 applications every year across its August and January entry options. With an acceptance rate hovering around 17% (for the class of 2018), it takes more than just a...

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The MBA Dual-degree Program Roundup – Part 1

By - Apr 21, 04:28 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions At most schools, an MBA is a general management degree – an excellent way to hone your leadership skills and develop strong foundational business skills across a number of departments and operations. But if you’d like to delve deeper into a specific...

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5 Reasons to Consider an MBA Degree

By - Apr 20, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

Every spring, many prospective MBA applicants start seriously considering whether this is the year to apply for business school. Before deciding what type of program you will attend, selecting your school, and determining your application strategy, you need to make the crucial decision of whether an...

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Are U.S. Business Schools the Best?

By - Apr 20, 06:08 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions The United States has the best business schools in the world – according to United States business schools anyway. Not that they’d be biased or anything. A recent Kaplan Test Prep survey of 125 business schools in the United States found that at...

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How To Make Your Job Work Harder For You!

By - Apr 19, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

If you are dreaming of joining the MBA class of 2020, there are a number of things you should be doing now! Check-out my blog post on early MBA planning and see below to learn how you can beef up your professional experience. Many applicants worry...

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Is There Such Thing as Too Old, Too Young for an MBA?

By - Apr 19, 08:42 AM   Comments [0]

Many prospective business school students confront whether now is the right time to get an MBA. The profile of the typical business school applicant has changed significantly over the past decade. Once upon a time, few would contemplate applying without first having the requisite 5 to...

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