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GMAT stands for Graduate Management Admission Test. Just as the SAT is an admission test for high school students to get admissions into college, the GMAT is an admission test for after-college students to enter into business world by taking admission into a business school.

The vast majority of MBA programs require GMAT score as an essential part of the admission process. Different schools use and judge GMAT scores in different ways. As a general rule, a good score on the GMAT can give you a strong competitive edge in applying to the best business schools.

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Columbia MBA Essay Questions and Tips

August 19, 2019

Applicants to Columbia Business School must complete one short answer question and three essays. These three questions together cover a wide range of information about your goals, plans on campus, personal stories and leadership styles. Avoid repeating ...

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9 Steps Before Round 1 MBA Deadlines

August 12, 2019

The Round 1 deadlines for the most MBA applications are in September or October. The most successful students are the ones who start their preparation ahead of time, about 6 to 8 months before Fall deadlines. By planning ahead and starting early, you ...

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Harvard Business School Essay Questions and Tips

August 05, 2019

The HBS essay is one of the most difficult to tackle, given its open-ended nature. Essay Question As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we consider your candidacy for the Harvard Business School MBA Program? (no word ...

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Fall vs Spring Admissions

July 29, 2019

Spring or Fall admissions have always been an ongoing confusion in the minds of every student who is considering studying abroad. Both the intakes have their own benefits. It is up to you to decide which is worth your time. Fall and Spring Semester Spring ...

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4 Career Benefits of an MBA

July 22, 2019

Business school graduates benefit from more than just return on investment through substantial salary increases. They also deepen the knowledge, skills and abilities they required for future professional success. 1. Transferable Skills Business school ...

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How to Define Your MBA Goal

July 15, 2019

Your goal should focus on something you want to achieve or do and not just something you are interested in studying. For the sake of defining your MBA goal, be sure that you relate your desired achievements or actions to a specific function within a ...

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Yale Startup Prize Winners for 2019

July 08, 2019

The Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (Tsai CITY) has announced the winners for 2019's iteration of Startup Yale, a competition for student entrepreneurs featuring four prizes worth a total of $90,000. Yale Startup unfolds over three ...

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How to Select MBA Program?

July 01, 2019

Most top business schools offer a world-class education. However, they have uniquely different cultures, management curricula, strengths and specialisations, and community vibes, among other distinctions that will influence the next two years of your ...

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How MBA Adcoms Evaluate Your GPA?

June 24, 2019

Your undergraduate GPA is important. However, adcoms view your GPA holistically. This isn’t just how they view low GPAs, but how they view all GPAs. How your GPA fits into MBA application First, no matter how well or how poorly your GPA represents ...

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J.R. Smith School of Business

June 17, 2019

The biggest selling point of the Smith full-time MBA is its team-based approach. Students are divided into groups selected by behavioral psychologists for diversity and 50% of course marks are awarded for team performance. Each team also has a dedicated ...

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Steps to Start Your MBA Mission

May 17, 2019

1. Prepare and take the GMAT If you don’t have a GMAT score, prepare for it and take the GMAT, ideally by the end of spring. Then, if your score isn’t realistic for your schools of choice, you will still have time to retake the test, reconsider your ...

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Why is Community Service Important for MBA Admissions

May 10, 2019

If you are planning to apply to business school, now is good time to get started - not just on test preparation, but on taking time to examine your community service activities. At most top b-schools, community service is virtually a requirement. At ...

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