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GMAT Question of the Day (March 29)

By - Mar 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Each month a retailer sells 100 identical items. On each item he makes a profit of $20 that constitutes 10% of the item's price to the retailer. If the retailer contemplates giving a 5% discount on the items he sells, what is the least number...

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Starting Your Start-Up: Do You Need an MBA?

By - Mar 28, 16:09 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re smart, motivated and have a good idea, then what value will an MBA really bring to you? Everyone knows that any good start-up requires a lot of trial-and-error, learning-by-doing, and sometimes learning-through-failure to actually get to the right place. Though you can't necessarily...

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What Does it Take to Get Into America’s Best B-Schools?

By - Mar 28, 10:53 AM   Comments [0]

This is the age-old question in MBA admissions, and one every applicant wishes they had the inside scoop on. BusinessInsider recently ran two articles attempting to answer multiple facets of this very question, and I shared my thoughts with them based on SBC’s more than 15...

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Why Aren’t More Women Getting MBAs?

By - Mar 28, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Taken on their own, the statistics are jarring: between 2015 and 2016, women earned only 38 percent of MBA degrees issued internationally. In the United States, that number was 36 percent. In context, it’s even worse. For graduate degrees generally, 60 percent of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 28)

By - Mar 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the area of a triangle enclosed by line , line and -axis on the coordinate plane? A. 3 B. 4 C. 5 D. 8 E. 10 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Since 1966,...

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Your Dream MBA: 5 Steps to Getting In Webinar Series

By - Mar 27, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

The leaders in the MBA admissions space—mbaMission and Manhattan Prep —are coming together to make sure you will be ready for the 2017–2018 MBA admissions season. Join us for a free, five-part webinar series called “Your Dream MBA: 5 Steps to Getting In.” Senior Consultants...

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Next Steps for Waitlisted MBA Applicants

By - Mar 27, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

All MBA applicants are anxious to learn whether or not they’ve been admitted to their dream schools. For some prospective MBAs, however, those decision dates come and go … and they’re still in limbo. They’ve been waitlisted. If you’ve been rolled over from a Round 1...

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Tu Perfil para el MBA: La Importancia de las Actividades Extracurriculares

By - Mar 27, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

En los artículos anteriores explorábamos la importancia que tienen tu rendimiento académico, el GMAT, y tu experiencia profesional para tu aplicación al MBA. En este artículo abordaremos el cuarto elemento importante para tu perfil: las actividades extracurriculares. Con actividades extracurriculares me refiero a cualquier actividad o...

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One Size Does NOT Fit All – Resume Writing Tips

By - Mar 27, 07:15 AM   Comments [0]

“I don’t understand….. I already have a perfect resume…. I have used it in all of my job searches….. I don’t need to make any changes….. I really don’t need help with this.” This was from Carina, a prospective Master in Environmental Engineering student. I...

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Monday MBA Resource: The Charisma Myth by Cynthia Fox Cabene

By - Mar 27, 03:54 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Time for another edition of Monday MBA Resource, where we share the things we are reading, watching, and listening to that might be helpful to people in the MBA community. Some are more focused on applicants, others are better for students,...

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