Admissions

September 18, 2014
Resumes for MBA applications: connect the dots

MBA Applications: 4 Resume Tweaks for High Impact

We all know the standard resume advice. It’s been drilled into our heads by parents, teachers, advisors and professors so often that it hardly bears repeating: […]
September 9, 2014
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The perils (and perks) of writing your own recommendations

A recent survey by the Association of Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC) reported that 38% percent of applicants reported writing at least one of their recommendation letters. […]
August 27, 2014
Power of Words

MBA applications: Top 5 ways to ace short answer questions

With Round 1 deadlines just around the corner, we wanted to take a minute to talk about short answer questions. Too often, business school applicants will spend […]
August 22, 2014
What's a good GMAT score

What is a good GMAT score? A straightforward guide

GMAT scores range from 200 to 800 while raw scores, the individual scores of the verbal and quantitative sections, range from 0 to 60. Though the […]
August 18, 2014
GMAT Vs GRE scores

Should you take the GMAT or the GRE?

In the 2012-2013 testing year, about 10% of MBA applicants chose to eschew the GMAT for the GRE.   But what’s the difference?
August 13, 2014
Calendar Business School Admissions Deadlines

Round 1 deadlines for the top business schools

With September swiftly approaching, we thought it would be helpful to have a list of the Round 1 business school admissions deadlines for the top schools. Most […]
August 4, 2014
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5 misconceptions about business school recommendations

Each year, admissions committees recieve hundreds of thousands of recommendations letters, written by everyone from the applicant’s father’s golf buddy to President Obama. Some admissions committees […]