Graduate School Admissions

How to Avoid the Mistake of Generic MBA Application Essays

MBA Application Essay On the surface, many applicants to elite MBA programs share similar backgrounds and traits. They are ambitious, driven, accomplished, and have strong academic records and impressive test scores. In short, they are leaders and achievers. But just because candidates share these characteristics doesn’t mean their MBA application essays have to [...]

By |2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00August 21st, 2015|GMAT, GMAT Tips, Graduate School Admissions, Test Prep|0 Comments

Which Test Should I Take – GRE or GMAT?

GRE or GMAT? Decisions, decisions. Now that most business schools accept either the GMAT or the GRE as part of your application, which standardized exam would be better for you to submit? Is the GRE easier? Do admissions committees like the GMAT more? First, let’s take a look at each of the exams. There [...]

By |2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00August 18th, 2015|GMAT, GMAT Tips, Graduate School Admissions, GRE, GRE Tips|0 Comments

5 Questions With Paul Bodine

Paul Bodine, Founder of Paul Bodine Admissions Consulting Paul Bodine has been helping MBA candidates get into the nation’s most elite business schools for over 15 years. He is also the author of several authoritative professional school admissions books including Great Applications for Business School, which received GMAT Club’s “Best [...]

By |2017-05-22T07:10:37+00:00January 30th, 2014|5 Interview Questions, Graduate School Admissions|0 Comments

5 Questions with Stacy Blackman

Stacy Blackman, Founder of Stacy Blackman Consulting Stacy Blackman has been consulting on the MBA applications process since 2001 and has since helped thousands of candidates get into the top business schools around the world. In addition to consulting, Stacy writes the “Strictly Business MBA Blog” for U.S. News and [...]