Articles by Dana Jinaru

Manhattan GMAT Integrated Reasoning and Essay GMAT Strategy Guide: Book Review

by Dana Jinaru on May 29, 2012

It's all about mastering the question type, since you (hopefully) already know the content.


Feeling Very Welcome at Tepper

by Dana Jinaru on April 19, 2012

Most of us have spent the better part of the past year trying to convince business schools that we want them, but now it’s their [...]


Chicago Booth vs. Columbia Business School – a BTG Member’s Perspective

by Dana Jinaru on April 9, 2012

It’s an interesting time in MBA Watch right now. Most people are done with admissions and some lucky applicants are in the enviable position of [...]


Pittsburgh Is Ready for MBA Students

by Dana Jinaru on April 5, 2012

One of the current MBA students at the Katz Graduate School of Business at University of Pittsburgh recently sent us this video they made for [...]


The Official Guide for GMAT Review, 13th Edition: Book Review

by Dana Jinaru on March 30, 2012

A new OG is out! Is it worth buying if you already have the OG 12?


10 High-Impact Actions To Do Now for Fall Admissions

by Dana Jinaru on March 19, 2012

If you’re an early bird, then the chat we hosted a while ago tells you exactly what you need to do to catch the worm [...]


Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid for Indian and East Asian Candidates

by Dana Jinaru on March 4, 2012

A little while ago we had the pleasure of hosting a chat on the Top 10 mistakes that Indian and East Asian applicants make in [...]


UCLA Anderson Takes the Spotlight on MBA Watch

by Dana Jinaru on February 19, 2012

Ah, Los Angeles! A magical place with movie stars, insane traffic and, of course, MBAs! We recently had the pleasure of hosting our first official [...]


Our First Tuck Admissions Chat!

by Dana Jinaru on January 26, 2012

One thing you’ll regularly read about the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College is that it has the highest rate of alumni giving among [...]


Our First UCLA Anderson Event – What It Takes to Get In

by Dana Jinaru on January 17, 2012

“Shame on us for never having hosted an MBA Watch event for the UCLA Anderson School of Business!” is what I was thinking a couple [...]


Stanford GSB Admit Hour – How I Got into GSB

by Dana Jinaru on January 15, 2012

Events abound on MBA Watch these days, so don’t forget to regularly check the calendar widget or the events tab to learn what the BTG [...]


Harvard Business School Admit Hour – How I got into HBS

by Dana Jinaru on January 14, 2012

After taking a couple of weeks off for the winter holidays, we’re back with some more great events on MBA Watch. This January we’ve decided [...]


Blogging All the Way to Johnson at Cornell University

by Dana Jinaru on December 13, 2011

One of our favorite bloggers, Richard, joined us for an awesome chat on the Johnson at Cornell University Comment Wall. Richard shared with us the [...]


INSEAD – the Global Business School

by Dana Jinaru on December 9, 2011

Kara Keenan from INSEAD joined us for a second time on the school’s Comment Wall, where she answered your questions about everything related to the [...]