Using Blogs To Learn About Schools

As we’ve written in our essay tips for schools like Wharton and Stanford, when a school asks “why Wharton” or “why Stanford“, you need to address specifics like courses, professors, special academic programs, clubs, and …

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Natalie Portman speaks at Stanford

As an applicant, one way to demonstrate your fit with schools is to offer ideas for conferences and speakers in your areas of interest. Explore the websites of your target schools to get ideas on …

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Programs for Entrepreneurs

Ah, Bill Gates”¦the sterling example of a wildly successful entrepreneur everyone dreams of emulating. But coming up with the brilliant concept is just one part of the equation. Most new businesses fail not because the …

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Manhattan GMAT Panel in Chicago Dec 6 – SBC presenting

Business School Panel Discussion at Chicago Center Thursday, Dec 6, 2007 7:00 – 9:00PM Need help fine-tuning your application as we close in on 2nd round deadlines? Or are you just getting into the game …

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GMAT Challenge Question

This week we have another GMAT problem solving question from PrepForTests. This time it’s on exponents. What is the sum of the 20th and 21st terms in the sequence 1, 3, 9, 27… where each …

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UNC Essay Tips

Questions 1 and 2 are required of all applicants. Questions 3 and 4 are optional. Essay One (Required) Describe your career progression to date, highlighting leadership and management positions and reasons for changing jobs or …

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