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Getting into Business School: Essay tips from those who read them

By Sat, Dec 21, 2013 3:57AM UTC 1 Comment

MBA admissions teams at business schools like Rutgers Business School use admissions essays to learn more about the real you: the person behind that GPA, GMAT score, and resume. Writing an impressive, impactful essay is an important way to distinguish yourself in the admissions process. Here are some tips for writing a good business school...

GMAT Overview

By Thu, Jul 18, 2013 10:07AM UTC 5 Comments

GMAT Overview

Source: womenonbusiness.com via Women on Business on Pinterest

Preparation is key to your overall success on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). In past blog posts, we’ve discussed where the GMAT started, along with predictions of future changes. Now, for those considering attending business school, here’s a brief overview of the GMAT based on the above infographic.

The GMAT is a 3 & a ½ hour long computer based test. The test contains...

Navigating Your Route to an MBA

By Mon, Jul 08, 2013 2:03AM UTC 0 Comment

MBA Paths and Their Payoff infographic by benpham.

In previous years, MBA students chose their career paths based solely on financial growth and career advancement. While these attributes will always remain vital when selecting an MBA program, modern day students are taking other circumstances into consideration such as a career field’s overall stress and satisfaction levels. The above infographic outlines four common MBA paths and how the aforementioned job aspects compare. Let’s take a closer look at the distinctions between these programs.

First we’ll focus on the popularity, satisfaction, and stress levels of the MBA program path’s listed above. From the infographic, you...

Business School Interview Tips: Three Keys

By Thu, Dec 20, 2012 4:37PM UTC 0 Comment

Business School Interview Tips: Three Keys

So many applicants are concerned with acing their interviews, and the blogs are full of business school interview tips. We’ve been talking about it over here, as well, and are here today to present three keys that hopefully you can hide away in your drawer of business school interview tips.

To celebrate the first birthday of MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, accepted.com published an excerpt from Chapter 9 that really emphasizes three key business school interview tips.

Tip #1: “Know how you fit the...

Business School Interview Tips: Three Keys

By Thu, Dec 20, 2012 4:37PM UTC 0 Comment

Business School Interview Tips: Three Keys

So many applicants are concerned with acing their interviews, and the blogs are full of business school interview tips. We’ve been talking about it over here, as well, and are here today to present three keys that hopefully you can hide away in your drawer of business school interview tips.

To celebrate the first birthday of MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, accepted.com published an excerpt from Chapter 9 that really emphasizes three key business school interview tips.

Tip #1: “Know how you fit the...