NY Business Journal: 5 Johnson MBA application tips

By - Oct 12, 14:01 PM   Comments [0]

by Jeff Thomas, Stratus Admisisons Counseling CEO The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management (Johnson) MBA program emphasizes intense collaboration and prepares leaders for global success. Located in Ithaca, N.Y., four hours from New York City, the campus is surrounded by hiking trails and waterfalls. Ithaca also...

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How to Write a Compelling Georgetown McDonough Essay

By - Oct 12, 08:06 AM   Comments [0]

Georgetown is asking a new question this year and giving applicants 500 words to answer: Describe a defining moment when you were challenged and exceeded expectations. The moment can be a professional or personal one. If personal, then please also include how it had an...

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MBAnalysis: A Nobel Prize for Being (a) Different (Applicant)

By - Oct 12, 06:12 AM   Comments [0]

On Monday, Richard Thaler of Chicago Booth got the early morning call to say he had just won the Nobel Prize in Economics. For Professor Thaler, this was an honor long over-due, having already established himself as a ground-breaking thinker in that crazy world of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 12)

By - Oct 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If set consists of all different solutions of equation , what is the range of set ? A. 0 B. 2 C. 4 D. 6 E. 8 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal In an...

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5 Reasons to Wait for Round 2 When Applying to Business School

By - Oct 11, 13:54 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by our friends at InGenius Prep. If you’re thinking about applying to business school, there are only two rounds that matter: Round 1 or Round 2. To put it bluntly, you should never apply in Round 3. There are a lot of...

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4 Fail-Safe Ways to Research MBA Programs

By - Oct 11, 11:14 AM   Comments [0]

Before you start researching MBA programs, it’s crucial that you understand your own criteria and preferences to take your business school selection past the level of rankings.  Do you want to be in the city or in a rural setting?  What type of coursework are you most...

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Shari Hubert Becomes Fuqua’s Head of Admissions

By - Oct 11, 05:52 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business has announced that Shari Hubert will be the school’s new associate dean of admissions. Hubert joins Fuqua after five years as head of admissions at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. Fuqua has been looking for a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 11)

By - Oct 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is ?   (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal A year ago, Dietz Foods launched a yearlong advertising campaign for its canned tuna. Last year Dietz sold 12 million cans...

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Engineering to MBA: 8 Problems to Solve

By - Oct 10, 17:25 PM   Comments [0]

As an engineer, you can bring problem solving ability to business, breaking down challenges, identifying root cause issues and developing innovative solutions. Often engineers and others with technical backgrounds look at an MBA to grow into management or leverage their technical skills to transition to...

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Elite B-Schools Report Decade of Ever-Climbing GMAT Scores

By - Oct 10, 07:54 AM   Comments [0]

US News & World Report recently shared interesting data revealing the rather dramatic increase in average GMAT scores reported at the top MBA programs over the past decade. According to data the schools submitted to U.S. News in an annual survey, average scores at the Top...

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