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What MBA Essay Reviewers Want
More than emotions, evaluating an essay is an intense exercise. With the tiny 3-pounder brain taking up 20% of our total energy, it is no wonder that as humans, we don’t want to waste our mental energy on trivial activities. We would rather spend most of our energy on survival – getting food and avoiding danger. There is no difference between the diligent reviewer and the quick reader. Both would like to avoid the trivial essays.

Why? It gives them a better social status

MBA ROI using Net Present ValueMBA Aspirants should calculate the return on investment before choosing one program over the other. We advise against shortlisting schools purely based on ROI but when it comes to choosing your dream school and when you are stuck with two equally good schools , a term commonly used by Finance professionals comes into consideration – Net Present Value. Explanation with Detailed Examples on Calculating ROI based on Net Present Value.

LBS MBA Employment Trends
When Construction, Education, Real Estate and Transportation are the only four industries to show positive growth in 2013 compared to 2012, 96% of the 2013 LBS MBA class having an offer in hand within 3-months of graduation is an impressive feat. If you want to test the brand value of an MBA program, compare the placement trends in a negative growth year.

For the 2013 MBA class, 96% found employment within three months of graduation


Find out more more about London Business School MBA Employment trends

GMAT DS Process of Elimination
Once GMAT test takers have learned about the fundamental concepts tested in the exam, focus should be on saving time for each question. GMAT Data sufficiency follows a format where a question is followed by two statements, labeled as (1) and (2), and five answer choices. Process of Elimination techniques will allow you to complete the GMAT DS questions in less than one and half minutes. Learn more about GMAT Data Sufficiency POE Technique.

Wharton MBA Admission Updates

First, take pride in your academic achievements: you are above the HBS Class median in GMAT by 10 points, in GPA by .12 points, and you are a top MBA Applicant if I assume that you are part of the big G or the big F when you say “Top IT Company.”


Find out the chances


Prodigy Finance MBA
Prodigy offers community funded loans to international MBA students attending top business schools. The loans are funded by a combination of business school alumni investors, the business school community, and institutional investors who have an interest in higher education.

F1GMAT Interviewed Liz Reid - the Student Brand Manager at Prodigy Finance, to learn how they have funded hundreds of international MBA students.


Read the Complete Interview