Articles by Expartus

    4 Quick Fixes to Make the Most of Your MBA Resume

    4 Quick Fixes to Make the Most of Your MBA Resume

    by on September 14th, 2017

    When you think about how important an MBA application is—it’s your shot at gaining admission into a program that will require two years away from your career, which will likely cost you upward of $100,000, and which … Read More

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    Yale SOM’s MBA Class of 2019

    Yale SOM’s MBA Class of 2019

    by on September 13th, 2017

    You might think a 730 GMAT and a 3.69 GPA is pretty good. But if you’re an MBA student at Yale School of Management, it’s just enough to make you average! And even a 760 GMAT and 3.94 GPA lands you in the middle 80 … Read More

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    Haas’ MBA Class of 2019

    Haas’ MBA Class of 2019

    by on September 8th, 2017

    The University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has welcomed its MBA Class of 2019. And at 284 students, it’s the school’s largest MBA class yet! If 284 people doesn’t seem like an overwhelmingly … Read More

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    Wharton’s 2019 MBA Class Profile

    Wharton’s 2019 MBA Class Profile

    by on September 1st, 2017

    The Wharton School has released a profile of its latest MBA cohort, the Class of 2019. Wharton’s data paints a picture of a class with diverse backgrounds and experiences, comprised of people from 65 different … Read More

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    What International Applicants Need to Know About MBA Fairs

    What International Applicants Need to Know About MBA Fairs

    by on August 31st, 2017

    Are you looking to attend a top-ranked business school? For MBA candidates in most of the world, if you want to go to a world-class b-school, you’re going to have to travel. The top 10 MBA programs, according to the … Read More

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    Getting into a Top B-School with a Low GMAT?

    Getting into a Top B-School with a Low GMAT?

    by on August 28th, 2017

    Year after year, one of the most common questions I get about MBA admissions is “What GMAT score do I need to get into business school?” Of course, you already know there’s no magic number. And that your GMAT … Read More

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    5 Recommendation Mistakes B-School Applicants Make

    5 Recommendation Mistakes B-School Applicants Make

    by on August 23rd, 2017

    If you think of b-school applications as a trial, your recommendations are the part where you call witnesses to testify. And every lawyer knows that an unreliable witness can sink a whole trial. Letters of recommendation … Read More

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    How to Get Face Time with the Adcom—Even When You Can’t Be There in Person

    How to Get Face Time with the Adcom—Even When You Can’t Be There in Person

    by on August 20th, 2017

    Application season for MBA programs is ramping up, and you can expect to see a lot of advice about how to make a strong case for your candidacy all over the internet. Here at EXPARTUS is no exception. If you take a look … Read More

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    5 Ways MBA Consultants Hurt B-School Applicants

    5 Ways MBA Consultants Hurt B-School Applicants

    by on August 18th, 2017

    Being an effective MBA admissions consultant is about more than knowing the ins and outs of business school admissions. It requires being able to work with each applicant to bring out their personal brand and showcase … Read More

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    Should I Still Try to Apply to B-School in Round One?

    Should I Still Try to Apply to B-School in Round One?

    by on August 17th, 2017

    Fall is here, and that can mean only one thing: Round one MBA admissions deadlines are nearly upon us. Most top MBA programs have their round one deadlines in mid-to-late September, but some (like Harvard Business … Read More

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    How Quitting Your Job Can Kill Your MBA Application

    How Quitting Your Job Can Kill Your MBA Application

    by on August 11th, 2017

    When you’re applying to business school, it’s natural to want to dedicate your energy to your applications. After all, b-school applications can feel like a full-time job! So the temptation is to quit your job and … Read More

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    Saïd Announces Online FinTech Course

    Saïd Announces Online FinTech Course

    by on August 8th, 2017

    FinTech is a topic of the moment at leading business schools, and Oxford University’s Saïd Business School is joining in with a new online course. The course, created in partnership with online education company … Read More

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    2017-2018 Columbia GSB MBA Essays

    2017-2018 Columbia GSB MBA Essays

    by on August 3rd, 2017

    The most important advice I have for applicants when it comes to preparing for the Columbia GSB 2017-2018 MBA essays is to invest in knowing the school before you begin writing your essay. Many applicants are aware of … Read More

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    8 Myths About Getting into B-School

    8 Myths About Getting into B-School

    by on July 31st, 2017

    There are plenty of myths surrounding the business school application process. The problem with myths, however, is that they are not true. Yet many applicants rely on them and set themselves up for failure as a result. … Read More

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