Archive for September, 2011

You Know You’re at HBS When…

by MBAdventure on September 29, 2011

Hello out there!  I hope everyone is doing well and that applications are coming along nicely.  I know it’s tough but keep at it – [...]

GMAC Official Response to Idioms and Sentence Correction Debate

by Beat The GMAT Team on September 29, 2011

The GMAC shares their official response to the debate on changes in SC.

The MBA: Even If It Didn’t Get You That Dream Job

by John Byrne on September 29, 2011

Even if the MBA degree failed to help a graduate land a job in his or her chosen field, nearly seven out of ten applicants [...]

Interview with International MBA Alum Samar Bultaif

by IE Business School on September 29, 2011

International MBA graduate from 2010, Samar Bultaif, has spoken about how studying at IE helped her land her dream job in an interview published on In [...]

Using the Scoring System to Improve Your Score

by Brian Galvin on September 29, 2011

Brian discusses how to leverage your knowledge of the algorithm to score higher.

Applications Now Live For All Texas MBA Working Professional Programs

by McCombs School of Business on September 29, 2011

We have exciting news—the applications for our Fall 2012 working professional MBA programs have launched! If you are looking to take your career to the next [...]

Lesson Nine: How to Manage Waitlists

by Beat The GMAT Team on September 29, 2011

The following video is a preview from our new Navigating the MBA Admissions Process course, which teaches applicants how to successfully approach MBA admissions from [...]

Jargon Busting II: Let’s talk about Diction

by Economist GMAT Tutor on September 29, 2011

What does "diction" really mean? Ilana explains.

One school, two worlds

by INSEAD on September 28, 2011

Today marks my fourth week in France and the Fontainebleau campus. In many ways this feels like the start of a new MBA program because [...]

Should Entrepreneurs Have MBAs?

by John Byrne on September 28, 2011

Darden Dean Bob Bruner chaired the globalization task force. In the past few weeks, I’ve had several conversations in which a prospective applicant said something like [...]

Wasting Time in Business School

by Jeremy Wilson on September 28, 2011

One thing we’ve all come to find in business school is that most of us are a lot busier than we ever expected. We spend [...]

Thank You Gifts for Recommenders and More Updates

by Fortune 800 on September 28, 2011

So as you can see, we have been pretty mute this month especially since the B-school application process is in gear. Now that all my applications [...]

3 Important Business Lessons I Learned From Mom

by Classy Career Girl on September 28, 2011

My parents inspire me.  I have written about the business lessons I learned from my dad and my mom  in the past.   When Harrison Kratz, Community [...]

Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week – 28 Sept 2011

by Caitlin Clay on September 28, 2011

Check out this question on powers and test your knowledge of figuring out units digits.