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10 Must Haves For Your 2013 Application

by Beat The GMAT on Feb 28, 2013

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Y8IflbczCE[/youtube] In this Beat The GMAT and Stratus Prep webinar, Shawn O'Connor, CEO & Founder of Stratus Prep, outlines the "Top 10" must haves for your MBA application in 2013. Watch [...]

The "Curse" of Being the Last to Interview

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 28, 2013

You may think your MBA interview performance is based entirely on what transpires as you converse with your interviewer, but new research suggests otherwise. In fact, the score you receive may [...]

3 Ways for MBA Applicants to Overcome Weaknesses

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 27, 2013

Planning to apply to business school this fall or next? Nine or more months out is the perfect moment to take stock of your strengths and weaknesses as a candidate. There's [...]

What’s Parallel to What? Parallelism and Meaning in GMATPrep

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 23, 2013

The first time I read the original sentence in the below SC problem, I thought to myself: wait, what? What are you actually trying to say? I knew immediately that [...]

Get MBA Application Advice From the Trenches

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 17, 2013

As one group of nervous MBA candidates becomes enrolled business school students, another group gets ready to apply. Why not learn from the successes, failures, and decisions of those who [...]

Kellogg's Super Bowl Ad Review Wrap Up

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 15, 2013

While the rest of America was riveted by Beyoncé's half-time performance and the power outage at the New Orlean's Super Dome last Sunday, a group of almost 60 MBA students [...]

Making Your Applications Stand Out for 2013

by Beat The GMAT on Feb 15, 2013

During this exclusive webinar Kofi Kankam & Eric Allen, Co-Founders of Admit Advantage, will be providing great tips and advice on how to make your application stand-out for 2013. Check out [...]

The 2013-2014 Strategy for Integrated Reasoning

by Beat The GMAT on Feb 15, 2013

My title is a little odd there – why the very specific timeframe? Well, we know that business schools aren’t using the Integrated Reasoning (IR) section much (if at all) [...]

What to Consider When Choosing an MBA Program

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 14, 2013

A healthy dose of self-reflection, and knowing the answer when asked why you want to get an MBA, are two key components to deciding which business school programs make the [...]

The Art of the European MBA Application

by Beat The GMAT on Feb 8, 2013

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQx89FZo15Q[/youtube] During this exclusive Beat The GMAT webinar, Yaron Dahan, Head Consultant for Admissionado and Euro program expert, provides insightful tips and guidance for applying to European MBA programs. [...]

What NOT to Read on RC Passages

by Beat The GMAT on Feb 7, 2013

It’s kind of ironic that, in order to do a great job on RC, we actually have to learn what NOT to read. You may already have read an earlier [...]

The WORST Mistake You Can Make in GMAT Studying

by Beat The GMAT on Feb 6, 2013

Has this happened to you? You’re reviewing a practice test, and you look at a question you got wrong. “That was just a stupid mistake,” you say, “I should have [...]

New Blog from IU Kelley's Online MBA Program

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Feb 1, 2013

Indiana University's Kelley School of Business launched a new blog last week from Kelley Direct ---the first online MBA program established by a top-ranked business school in 1999. Led by [...]