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How to Apply to B-School With a Low GPA, Part 2 [Addressing Your Low GPA]

By - Dec 1, 13:09 PM   Comments [0]

Not proud of your undergraduate GPA? Concerned it may ruin your chances of getting into a top MBA program? It's time to tackle this issue head-on and create a plan for success. In our last post, we discussed how to determine if you really do have a "low...

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Want a Kellogg MBA?

By - Dec 1, 03:12 AM   Comments [0]

Before I introduce today’s guest, I would like to invite you to a webinar I’m presenting on December 7. Whether you are planning to apply this application cycle or aiming for next year or later, this webinar, 5 Ways to Make B-schools Love You, will...

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How to Apply to B-School With a Low GPA, Part 1

By - Nov 28, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

Not proud of your undergraduate GPA? Concerned it may ruin your chances of getting into a top MBA program? It's time to tackle this issue head-on and create a plan for successfully applying to business school with a low GPA. How Low is Low? Maybe you're a perfectionist so...

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Self-Analysis of Your GMAT Performance MUST Include Actual Analysis

By - Nov 28, 11:09 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com Studying for the GMAT can be a challenging endeavor for many Test Takers. Arguably, one of the most common score goals for Test Takers (if not THE most common score goal) is 700+, but only about 10% of those same people...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

By - Nov 24, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Today is Thanksgiving in the United States, a national holiday during which we give pause – at least for a brief moment – to count our blessings. Wherever you are, that is a good exercise. An attitude of gratitude is worth cultivating throughout the year. I firmly...

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$15 Million Endowment Gift to NYU Stern School of Business to Benefit Veterans

By - Nov 23, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Alumnus Lorenzo Fertitta (MBA ’93) and his brother Frank J. Fertitta III have given New York University’s Stern School of Business a $15 million endowment gift to create a new program exclusively for U.S. military veteran and active duty students who will be entering the...

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Stand Out! A Critical Goal for Your Application

By - Nov 23, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

I covered the importance of showing fit in Episode 162 "Focus on Fit," the second most popular show of 2016 and the most popular show of the second half of 2016. But there is a second focus you need if you want to apply successfully...

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Review Your Essays Like an Admissions Consultant: Use the Editing Funnel

By - Nov 23, 03:50 AM   Comments [0]

Most of you are now — or will soon be — editing your critical application essays and personal statements. When Accepted consultants review and edit your essays, they go through a process I call the editing funnel. When you edit your own essays, you should...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Nov 21, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Be Mindful About What DS Questions DON’T Tell You Hi Rich, I found this...

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Make the MBA Adcom Fall in Love with You

By - Nov 21, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

How are you going to convince the admissions committee members that they would love to have you in their class? I’ll tell you exactly what you need to do in my next webinar. On Wednesday, December 7th at 10 AM PT/1 PM ET, join me for,...

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