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Manhattan Prep is offering special full tuition scholarships for up to 16 individuals per year (4 per quarter) who will be selected as part of Manhattan GMAT’s Social Venture Scholars program. This program provides the selected scholars with free admission into one of Manhattan GMAT’s live online Complete Courses (a $1290 value).

These competitive scholarships are offered to individuals who (1) currently work full-time in an organization that promotes positive social change, (2) plan to use their MBA to work in a public, not-for-profit, or other venture with a social-change oriented mission, and (3) demonstrate clear financial need. The Social Venture Scholars will all enroll in a special online preparation course taught by two of Manhattan GMAT’s expert instructors within one year of winning the scholarship.

The deadline our next application period is December 6, 2013.

Details about the SVS program and how you can apply can be found here.

manhattan gmat palo alto upper east sideExciting news for GMAT preppers on both coasts! Today we’re announcing two new Manhattan GMAT class locations that will make taking a Manhattan GMAT course even more convenient.

Starting October 9th, we will offer GMAT classes in Palo Alto, California. Our new Palo Alto location joins our other San Francisco Bay Area locations in San Francisco, Berkeley, and Santa Clara. Details on our Palo Alto Fall A course can be found here.

We’re also pleased to announce a new Upper East Side class to join our West 25th Street flagship and Wall Street location in New York City. The UES location is conveniently located near the 6 train on the east side of Manhattan at 221 East 71st Street. Details about NYC [Upper East Side] Fall A, which also starts on October 9th, can be found here.

Both locations will be staffed by our famous 99th percentile instructors. You can read more about what makes them so special here. Not in the San Francisco Bay Area or New York City? You can look at all our upcoming classes here.

 

 

imentor fundraiser It’s been a very busy 2013 here at Manhattan Prep! We’ve already worked with over a dozen non-profit organizations this year, supporting their programming and initiatives through in-kind donations, discount programs, and much more. We love to find new ways to team up with these organizations, connecting with pre-MBAs from all over the country who are striving to make a difference.

Below are some highlights from our giving so far this year. We encourage you to check out these organizations to see what awesome things they’ve been up to!

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Manhattan Prep is offering special full tuition scholarships for up to 16 individuals per year (4 per quarter) who will be selected as part of Manhattan GMAT’s Social Venture Scholars program. This program provides the selected scholars with free admission into one of Manhattan GMAT’s live online Complete Courses (a $1290 value).

These competitive scholarships are offered to individuals who (1) currently work full-time in an organization that promotes positive social change, (2) plan to use their MBA to work in a public, not-for-profit, or other venture with a social-change oriented mission, and (3) demonstrate clear financial need. The Social Venture Scholars will all enroll in a special online preparation course taught by two of Manhattan GMAT’s expert instructors within one year of winning the scholarship.

Details about the SVS program and how you can apply can be found here.

Work for Manhattan GMAT!

Tom Williams —  September 20, 2012 — 6 Comments


Marketing Associate Job Description

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU 

Manhattan Prep is a high-end test prep company serving college students and young professionals studying for the GMAT (business school), LSAT (law school), and GRE (Master’s & PhD programs).

Our organization is entrepreneurial, growth-oriented, and energetic. Our people genuinely enjoy what they do and take pride in it.  If you seek a challenging, exciting, and creative marketing role — while working with talented and passionate people — this might be the position for you.

We are seeking a part-time Marketing Associate to work within our college marketing group.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION 

Work closely with the College Marketing Manager to create and develop both marketing strategies, to drive brand awareness on top U.S. college campuses.

Marketing

  • Development of key messages for all audiences to communicate our core brand identity.
  • Assist in providing monthly reporting to senior executives.
  • Develop media packs and giveaways for campus outreach.
  • Provides liaison support between the company and on-campus interns.

Business Development

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with campus administrators.
  • Research editorial opportunities and assist in building relationships with key industry media.
  • Assists in the development of promotional strategies and product development.
  • Participate in recruitment of remote College Marketing Interns

Communications

  • Develop promotional materials including marketing collateral and print copies.
  • Write press releases, company newsletters, copy for marketing materials, brochures, web content, advertisements, and other related material.
  • Update company news and headlines on the college intern intranet site.
  • Translation of materials into other media.

 

RELATIONSHIPS AND ROLES 

  • Demonstrate ability to interact and coordinate with all company employees.
  • Build trust, value others, communicate effectively, drive execution, foster innovation, focus on the students’ needs, collaborate with others, solve problems creatively and proactively, and demonstrate high integrity.

 

REQUIREMENTS

 Work Related

  • Able to quickly develop expert knowledge of the product (GMAT, LSAT, and GRE).
  • Able to understand the demands, needs, satisfaction, etc., of the consumers.
  • Strong ability to understand customer and market dynamics, requirements, and needs.
  • 2 years of marketing experience preferred.

Communication

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Very, very strong writing skills (will need to submit writing sample).
  • Personal.
  • Self-confident, motivated, initiative, challenger.
  • Strong at time management.
  • Creative. Energetic.

Academic Qualifications

  • Experience with acting as a campus marketing intern for a high-end brand is preferred.
  • A background in leading a major college student organization (club officer) is preferred.

If you’re interested in applying, you can do so here.

manhattan gmat qs world mba tourHere is some exciting event news we wanted to pass along to you. We’re going to be participating in the QS World MBA Tour in New York on 9/15/12. We’re also going to be conducting a special seminar called ‘Breaking 700: Strategies for the New GMAT’. Want to learn more? Check out the event on the QS World MBA Tour website.

Here is a blurb from the event page:

The QS World MBA Tour is known across the globe for its high quality MBA information fairs. With 21 fairs across North America this fall, New York City will be host to the biggest event. Taking place at the Hilton New York from 1-6pm, the fair will feature seminars and panels with Ivy League institutions, including Columbia, Wharton, Harvard and a fair with over 150 of the world’s top local and international business school. For the first time, Manhattan GMAT is hosting a special seminar that should not be missed. From 2-2:40pm, learn from the GMAT prep experts and come to a seminar titled ˜Breaking 700: Strategies for the New GMAT.’ If you’re interested in speaking face to face with admissions directors, obtaining application tips, gaining access to $1.2M in exclusive MBA scholarships and specialized GMAT seminars, this is the event for you. For more information and to register, click here: http://bit.ly/MOUQ5n.

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5th Edition Manhattan GMAT Strategy Guides We are excited to announce the release of our new 5th Edition GMAT Strategy Guides! Months of intensive work by our 99th percentile instructors has resulted in what we believe are the finest GMAT prep books money can buy. The 10 5th Edition books (which amount to nearly 1,900 pages!) were designed with our content-based approach to prepare students for the most recent changes to the GMAT, including Integrated Reasoning. The 5th Edition Strategy Guides come with access to 6 free online practice exams as well as access to over 200 additional free practice questions in 9 subject-specific question banks.

Interested in learning more? Check out the individual book pages in our MGMAT Store. We’re also going to have a lot of great content and giveaways relating to the new 5th Edition guides on the blog this week so make sure you check back every day!

Manhattan GMAT Crash Course

Manhattan Prep is pleased to announce its Complete Crash Course, an intensive 9-day sprint through the complete GMAT curriculum.

Do you have a GMAT test date booked before the exam changes on June 5th?

Would you benefit from exposure to Manhattan GMAT’s full curriculum beforehand?

If so, this course may be just the structure you need to organize your next couple weeks of studying.

This course is not for the faint of heart or for those expecting miraculous, 150-point score improvements in two weeks. If you learn very quickly and have the GMAT basics already mastered, then allow Manhattan GMAT a chance to take your studying to the next level.

Learn more here.