UCLA Essay Tips

Essay Question 1 Please provide us with a summary of your personal and family background. Include information about your parents and siblings, where you grew up, and perhaps a special memory of your youth. (Please …

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A Different Approach to GMAT

I have spoken with Bara Sapir of Test Prep New York in the past and have been impressed by her holistic approach to GMAT prep. I have many clients who are extremely intelligent and capable, …

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Companies Compete for MBAs

The Wall St Journal Online recently ran a piece about the hot competition for MBA grads and the subsequent revamping of on-campus recruiting techniques. They claim that “it’s a seller’s market out there…At a time …

GMAT Challenge Question

This week’s GMAT challenge question from PrepForTests is a data sufficiency question. In this type of GMAT question you need to work out which of the statements 1 and 2 are required to answer the …

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MBA Alumni Perks

In August we covered some of the benefits of being a B School alum such as: Kellogg‘s executive education initiative exclusively for alumni Columbia‘s online career resource center Stanford‘s service opportunities for alums Tuck‘s wide-reaching …

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HBS 2+2: Secure a spot at HBS before you graduate from college

The Wall Street Journal Online reported last week on the new HBS program to widen the MBA applicant pool. Read the full article here. Excerpts are posted below: Called 2+2, the initiative allows college students …

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