Archive for March, 2013

Women Helping Women – Get Ahead Club Member Spotlight

by Classy Career Girl on March 31, 2013

Note from Anna: Today I want to share with you a little more about the Get Ahead Club in case you have been on the [...]

A Former MBA AdCom Reviews Tina Fey’s New Movie Admission

by John Byrne on March 31, 2013

I should start out by noting a few major differences between Portia Nathan, Princeton University’s oh-so-serious admissions officer played by Tina Fey in the movie Admission [...]

7 Types of Reading Comprehension Questions

by Veritas Prep on March 31, 2013

Check out an overview of common Reading Comprehension question types!

10 Insider Tips for Admission into HBS

by Beat The GMAT on March 30, 2013

Shawn O’Connor, CEO & Founder of Stratus Prep, is an honors graduate of Harvard Business School. Watch this video as Shawn discusses insider tips and [...]

Why Knowledge Is No Longer Power

by John Byrne on March 30, 2013

Knowledge isn't your competitive advantage; knowing how to use it, is.

The MBA Family: A Roundup and Overview

by HowToMBA on March 30, 2013

At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business [...]

Round 3 at Tuck, Difficult but Not Impossible

by Stacy Blackman on March 30, 2013

Rest assured: while applying in the final round is indeed competitive, it isn't impossible.

First Day of Spring…?

by Tuck School of Business on March 30, 2013

According to our calendars, spring started on March 20 this year. Of course, up here we had fresh snow on the ground that day. It’s [...]

Six Lazy Ways to Trick Your Brain Into Being Productive

by Forté Virtual Campus on March 30, 2013

by Thorin Klosowski Forcing yourself to be productive is tough, but it’s not just willpower and self-control that help you to get things done. You can [...]

South Africa: Land of Contrasts… and Hope

by Yale School of Management on March 29, 2013

Though “land of contrasts” is a common description of both Africa as a continent and South Africa in particular, in retrospect, I don’t think it [...]

Starwood CEO Frits van Paasschen Worth his Weight in “Gold”

by The Harbus on March 29, 2013

Spangler Auditorium filled quickly last Wednesday with students eager to hear Starwood Hotels & Resorts CEO Frits van Paasschen talk about “The Age of Great [...]

2013 MBA Admissions Decisions

by Kaplan GMAT on March 29, 2013

The graduate school admissions process is extremely stressful from start to finish. And, the finish, of course, only occurs when those letters from admissions committees [...]

3 Steps to Identifying Your Dream Job

by Forté Virtual Campus on March 29, 2013

by Yelena Bosovik You know you want a new job. Or maybe, you want a whole new career. The trouble is—you’re just not sure exactly what [...]

What If You Don’t Have Time for Extracurricular Activities?

by Veritas Prep on March 29, 2013

My job requires me to work 80 hours a week so I have no time for extracurricular activities. How will that affect my candidacy?