Archive for June, 2013

NYU Stern 2013-2014 Essay Questions, Deadlines

by Stacy Blackman on June 30, 2013

New York University’s Stern School of Business has announced the application deadlines and essay topics for the upcoming MBA admissions season. This year’s four deadlines are: Round [...]

Axolotl: Getting My Extracurricular On

by Admissionado on June 30, 2013

On the last episode of b-school app adventures: - Always Be Closing - Hitting home runs, taking charge, and being proactive (HTB?? doesn’t quite roll off the tongue like [...]

Wharton Admissions Essays and Deadlines

by Veritas Prep on June 30, 2013

Check out this year's Wharton application deadlines and essays, followed by Veritas Prep's in-dept analysis.

Meet the 2013 BTG Scholarship Winners: Rohit Sahdev

by Beat The GMAT on June 30, 2013

Meet Rohit Sahdev, the 7th place winner for the 2013 Beat The GMAT Scholarship Competition! Out of 349 applicants, we only got to pick 8 winners this year! [...]

How to Survive Office Happy Hours

by Classy Career Girl on June 29, 2013

Today’s is written by Nicola Morton. Nicola has been working as an HR Manager for ten years. Office happy hour: some people simply hear this phrase [...]

Cornell Johnson 2013-2014 Application Deadlines

by Stacy Blackman on June 29, 2013

The Johnson School at Cornell University has announced the following application deadlines for both the two-year and accelerated MBA programs. Also, in a recent update to [...]

Georgetown Dean’s Big Plan to Boost The B-School’s Rankings

by John Byrne on June 29, 2013

David Thomas digs BHAGs – short for big, hairy, audacious goals. So much so that only a few months into his deanship at Georgetown’s McDonough [...]

2013-2014 UNC Kenan-Flagler Essay Analysis

by Admissionado on June 29, 2013

Don't Admissionado's deep dive into this year's UNC Kenan-Flagler application essays.

Find the Right Answer in Critical Reasoning

by Veritas Prep on June 29, 2013

Learn how to avoid tricky strengthen/weaken Critical Reasoning errors.

5 Things You Should be Talking to Your Boss About

by Forté Virtual Campus on June 28, 2013

Today’s article was written by Katie Douthwaite. Going into your boss’s office can often be hot or cold: You could be getting a pat on the [...]

The MBA Working Girl

by The Brain Dump on June 28, 2013

Last week I ended my one year streak without gainful employment. As much as I love Booth I was definitely ready for the school year [...]

Entrepreneurship Doubling at Wharton since 2010

by MBAover30 on June 28, 2013

Every now and again (actually, quite often if I’m honest) I get yet another confirmation of having made the right decision in choosing to attend The [...]

Focusing on the Full M.B.A. Experience

by Stacy Blackman on June 28, 2013

Despite all of the attention paid to extracurriculars during the MBA application process, it seems some b-school hopefuls don’t fully realize how vital it is to [...]

How to Prep for the GMAT in 30 Days

by John Byrne on June 28, 2013

While thirty days is not typically enough time to study for the GMAT, it can be done with focus and discipline.