MBA Application Essays: Avoid Too Many Cooks

By - Jun 8, 06:16 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s set the scene: You’re home for thanksgiving. You’ve just finished draft one of your MBA application essay. “Sure,” says your Mom, Dad, Uncle Farley, Aunt Monica, Great Uncle Craig and even Mr. Pearson, the creepy next door neighbor you don’t know that well. “What are...

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What to Do if You’re Light on Extracurriculars

By - Jun 8, 05:42 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to business schools in Round 1, the process of pulling your materials together will consume much of your life in the coming months. Of particular focus will be planning how to best position yourself. If you’ve taken on leadership roles in volunteer...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 08)

By - Jun 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Lionel left his house and walked towards Walt's house, 48 miles away. Two hours later, Walt left his house and ran towards Lionel's house. If Lionel's speed was 4 miles per hour and Walt's 6 miles per hour, how many miles had Lionel walked when...

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Books To Read Before You Begin Your MBA Application

By - Jun 8, 01:59 AM   Comments [0]

I’m certain everyone knows that before you apply to business schools, it’s a good idea to read The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, the Economist and Bloomberg-BusinessWeek to familiarize yourself with the jargon and the stories you will be discussing while in school.  I...

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Is Columbia Business School Calling Your Name?

By - Jun 8, 01:54 AM   Comments [0]

The webinar aired live last week and was a huge success, so if you missed it or if you attended and would like to review, then you’ll want to tune in to the online recording for not-to-be-missed advice on how to snag that Columbia acceptance. Don’t...

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Whelan to Lead NYU Stern’s New Center for Sustainable Business

By - Jun 5, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

New York University Stern School of Business will launch a new Center for Sustainable Business in January 2016, and has announced that Tensie Whelan, currently the president of the Rainforest Alliance and a key leader in the realm of environmental activism and stewardship, will join...

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Tuck Business School Profile

By - Jun 5, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions School Summary With just 281 students enrolled in the graduating class of 2016, Tuck School of Business is one of the smaller of the high-ranking MBA programs. The school’s philosophy is all about making the right choices with the right team, and the small...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 5)

By - Jun 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly traded stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. If during the final quarter, the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000, and fourth quarter earnings were reported at...

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Speed Matters: The “Math Approach” vs. The “Strategy Approach”

By - Jun 5, 00:08 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT questions can often be solved with more than one approach – this is great news for Test Takers since having more than one option means that you’re less likely to get ‘stuck’ on a given prompt. Taking this idea one step further, if YOU...

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Is My GPA High Enough?

By - Jun 4, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

Is My GPA High Enough? “I’m really concerned about my poor college performance. Is my GPA too low to gain admission to a top MBA program?” This is one of the most frequent questions we at MBA hear from aspiring MBA applicants. There is no one-size-fits-all...

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