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Applying for an MBA as an Early Career Candidate

By - Feb 22, 14:06 PM   Comments [0]

Is there such a thing as a right time to apply for an MBA? Here at SBC, clients frequently ask if they’re too young to apply to some of the world’s top business schools. While there’s no one-size-fits-all answer, many b-school hopefuls consider pursuing an...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 22)

By - Feb 22, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math How many points of intersection does the curve have with line ? A. 0 B. 1 C. 2 D. 3 E. 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal  Building large new hospitals in the bistate area would constitute...

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10 Key Steps You Can Take to get off the ‘Waitlist’

By - Feb 21, 20:49 PM   Comments [0]

This happens every year.  You have invested significant amount of time and effort into your MBA applications, have done well at your interview, and are now waiting eagerly to get that coveted admit offer.  Instead, you receive that discouraging letter that you have been ‘waitlisted’....

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Tips for 3 Common MBA Interview Questions

By - Feb 21, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

Round 2 applicants, get ready for your interviews! Whether you’ve already received an interview invitation or are hoping to get an invite over the next few weeks, you want to make sure you’re prepared to do your best when the big day arrives. Here are tips for...

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Practice Makes Purpose: Kaplan SBAs Share Memories About Boys & Girls Clubs of America

By - Feb 21, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s what can happen when you practice with a purpose. Last month, we talked about how practice is good for you—and how it’s even better when it’s free, helps others, and promotes a purpose. That’s why Practice with a Purpose, launched by Kaplan Test Prep and Boys...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 21)

By - Feb 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is an integer divisible by 9 ? (1) is an integer divisible by 3 (2) is an integer divisible by 9 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal  In Patton City, days...

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3 Tips for Writing a Winning EMBA Essay

By - Feb 20, 15:21 PM   Comments [0]

You've been busy these last few years. Very busy. How will you ever fit all of your classes, extracurricular activities, awards, and job experience in your EMBA application essays? The simple answer is that you won’t, and you shouldn’t even attempt to. Trying to include...

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What Should I Write About? Making a Difference

By - Feb 20, 15:10 PM   Comments [0]

In my non-admissions life, I once went to a lecture given by a biographer whose work I admire. In the course of his talk he mentioned that while writing about genius has merit, writing about typical folks and their extraordinary achievements is more valuable. The...

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3 Signs You Shouldn’t Apply to Business School in Round 3

By - Feb 20, 11:56 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone has an opinion about submitting an MBA application in round three, and a lot of the conversation circles around how competitive it is. If you tried your best but you just couldn’t pull together all of your business school materials before round two deadlines...

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J-Term MBA Programs: An Overview

By - Feb 20, 05:31 AM   Comments [0]

It’s early February, time to explore one of the MBA world’s hidden opportunities: J-term, or January Entry. As the name implies, these students begin in January and continue through the summer term, meaning that they get the same amount of classroom time as traditional two-year MBAs. J-term...

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