GMAT Question of the Day (September 29)

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Math A certain colony of bacteria doubles every morning while every evening 1000 bacteria die. If by the end of the third day the number of bacteria was 0, what was the original size of the colony? A. 825 B. 850 C. 875 D. 910 E. 950 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer...

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Exploring the Haas MBA: An Interview with Peter Johnson [Episode 173]

By - Sep 28, 14:43 PM   Comments [0]

Our guest today is Peter Johnson, Assistant Dean of the Full-Time MBA Program and Admissions at Haas School of Management. He has been on the admissions team almost continually at Haas since 2004, becoming the director in 2006 and the Assistant Dean of Admissions in...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 28)

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Math Is ? (1) and (2) and Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable...

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3 Keys to Choosing MBA Recommenders

By - Sep 28, 00:34 AM   Comments [0]

In the fierce competition among well-qualified MBA applicants to get a coveted admissions interview, recommendations have become increasingly important. However, the trend among b-schools to impose standardized questions and word-count limits has added to the challenge faced by applicants striving to leverage their recommendations. The biggest...

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How to Know When You’re Ready for GRE Test Day

By - Sep 27, 15:12 PM   Comments [0]

The whole point of GRE prep is, of course, to be ready for GRE test day. But how do you know when you’re ready? How do you know when you’ve had enough prep? Many people who take the GRE before they’re truly ready have the wrong...

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Write an MBA Goals Essays that Turns the Adcom into Your Cheerleaders!

By - Sep 27, 15:06 PM   Comments [0]

By following the advice in the previous post you can create goals that are clear, credible, and convincing, but they won’t necessarily be exciting. They won’t make the adcom reader think as she reads, “Wow, it would be great if he could do that!” And...

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Two-Year MBA Programs Report Drop in Application Volume

By - Sep 27, 14:57 PM   Comments [0]

GMAC (Graduate Management Admissions Council) has released its 2016 Application Trends Survey. This is the 17th survey since 2000 and includes analysis of information submitted by 872 graduate management programs. These programs represent 335 business schools and faculties in 49 countries worldwide, including 42 U.S....

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MBA Admissions Consultants: When To Use One

By - Sep 27, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

Despite being a relatively new addition to the application process, admissions consultants are a fact of MBA applications at this point. Depending on which statistics you believe, something like one in four applicants uses a consultant, and by some estimates this figure may be even...

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GMAT Tuesday: OG Reading Comprehension #3

By - Sep 27, 11:56 AM   Comments [0]

Question 3 in the reading comprehension section of the Official Guide to the GMAT is again, a detail question. They’ve loaded up the detail questions in this first group of questions. We’ll dive into how to approach detail questions, how to identify wrong answers,...

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MBA Admissions Interview: HBS vs Stanford GSB vs Wharton

By - Sep 27, 09:10 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions With many of the Round 1 deadlines behind us, you are probably gearing up for the MBA interviews. We have put together an infographic that focuses on key things to keep in mind when interviewing at Stanford, Wharton and Harvard. We hope...

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