Happy 4th of July!

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This article originally appeared on blog.accepted.com. Applying to a top b-school? The talented folks at Accepted have helped hundreds of applicants get accepted to their dream programs. Whether you are figuring out where apply, writing your application essays, or prepping for your interviews, we are just a...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Jul 4, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Mixing Quant and Verbal Into Your Studies Hi Rich, Two days ago I downloaded...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 4)

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Math Working at their normal constant rates, 20 diggers can dig a 100-meter long trench in hard soil in 3 days. A construction company ordered the diggers to dig a 180-meter long trench in soft soil. If diggers can work 20% faster in soft soil than...

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5 Ways to Increase Your Admission Test Score

By - Jul 4, 01:47 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone knows that studying is necessary for a good test score. But there are plenty of other tips and tricks to boost your score into the next range. Make yourself more competitive at your dream school by following some of our favorite test prep strategies...

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Snag Your Spot at Harvard Business School!

By - Jul 3, 02:56 AM   Comments [1]

If you’re aiming to attend Harvard Business School in 2016, we’ve got great news for you! Our most recent webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School is now available for viewing! In her presentation, Linda Abraham, CEO & Founder of Accepted, offers loads of advice on how to...

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School Representatives Share their Insights at AIGAC Conference at MIT– Part 2

By - Jul 1, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

Admissions consultants from around the world met with admissions directors from most of the top schools at the 9th AIGAC  conference at MIT.  Held at MIT (June 14-15) with visits to Tuck (June 13), HBS (June 16), and Babson and Fletcher  (June 17), the conference...

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Yale SOM Announces Fall 2017 Essay Topic

By - Jul 1, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

Bruce DelMonico, assistant dean for admissions at Yale School of Management, has previewed the new essay question that will be a part of the fall 2017 MBA application. The Yale SOM admissions committee would like you to: Describe the biggest commitment you have ever made. (500 words...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 1)

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Math A. 1.0 B. 1.7 C. 2.0 D. 2.4 E. 3.0 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable price. Save @ GMAT Club. Save $350! There's still a little...

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Resilience in the Face of Failure

By - Jul 1, 01:34 AM   Comments [0]

Essay questions dealing with failure, risk, mistakes, and difficult interactions or conflict often cause applicants to cringe, squirm, and bite their nails. After all, you want to show yourself succeeding and conquering the world in your essays and personal statements, not falling down. But there’s...

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Do Rankings Matter? A Few Ways to Think About this Common Question

By - Jun 30, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]

One of the most frequent questions that we get is whether rankings really matter.  Do you have to go to the top ranked MBA program to be successful in life? Clearly the answer is no. There are many paths to success. But, let’s be honest:  in general...

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