# GMAT Question of the Day (February 3)

- Feb 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math In a triangle ABC points M, N, and O are midpoints of sides AB, BC, and AC respectively. What is the area of triangle MON? (1) The area of ABC is (2) ABC is an equilateral triangle with height   Question Discussion &...

# How is your GMAT score calculated?: Part I

- Feb 2, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

Do you know how the GMAT score is calculated? The topic of scoring on the GMAT is a complex one. This is the first in a three part series outlining just what an adaptive exam is exactly, how GMAT scoring works and how you can use...

# Land Your Score: Data Sufficiency Problems, Part 2

- Feb 2, 15:27 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to “Land Your Score,” a blog series in which Kaplan instructor Jennifer Land shares key insights and strategies for improving your GMAT performance on Test Day. This week, Jennifer continues her discussion of how to solve Data Sufficiency problems using the Kaplan Method.   Today we...

# GMAT Tuesday: GMAT OG Reading Comprehension #100

- Feb 2, 14:28 PM   Comments [0]

Happy Tuesday! 😀 This week we tackle an inference question from the Official Guide for GMAT. We already looked at the first question associated with this passage, which you can watch here. And here’s this week’s board!     The post GMAT Tuesday: GMAT OG Reading Comprehension #100 appeared...

# J.P. Morgan Tells Investment Bankers to Relax

- Feb 2, 11:41 AM   Comments [1]

According to a Wall Street Journal article, J.P. Morgan is making new efforts to improve the work-life balance and make junior staff members, as well as more senior ones, feel more appreciated. Pencils Down As of last Thursday, the bank will officially be encouraging its employers...

# Avoid These 10 Pitfalls in MBA Application Essays

- Feb 2, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The essay component of the MBA application is a chance to really wow the admissions committee and stand out from potentially thousands of other candidates with similar GMAT scores or GPAs. There are many ways...

# Haas School of Business Presents Open Innovation Award to President of India

- Feb 2, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has presented Indian President Pranab Mukherjee with an award honoring his contributions as a “global leader” in open innovation. “Open innovation” refers to the idea that in the...

# GMAT Question of the Day (February 2)

- Feb 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Mary and Joe are to throw three dice each. The score is the sum of points on all three dice. If Mary scores 10 in her attempt what is the probability that Joe will outscore Mary in his? A. B. C.

# The Last Word: MBA Admissions Interviews

- Feb 1, 23:20 PM   Comments [0]

Your business school application has been submitted and reviewed. Your resume and transcript have been scrutinized. Your essays have been picked apart and analyzed. You’ve made it past the “border guards” in the admissions office and your goal of admission is now in sight. But,...

# Mark Your Calendars! Money-Saving Webinar on Wednesday!

- Feb 1, 13:44 PM   Comments [1]

This is your final reminder! Put Paying for Your MBA: Before, During & After in your calendar now so you don't forget to show up for this important webinar. B-school is expensive! Get the tools you need to organize your finances and smooth the road to...