GMAT Prepositions and Idioms: “from”

By - Dec 24, 09:28 AM   Comments [0]

Prepositions are perhaps the most versatile and powerful words in the English language.  What English does with prepositions is notoriously hard for non-native speakers to learn.   In this first "preposition idiom" article, we will look at the preposition "from."   The preposition "from" The word "from" is a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 24): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Does the curve intersect the axis? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals with...

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Support Emails that make the difference

By - Dec 24, 01:58 AM   Comments [0]

Support e-mails are short letters sent by an MBA student, alumnus or professor of a certain school to the admission committee of that school in order to support a candidate aplying to that school. Although they have relatively small impact on admission chances, good support...

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MBA Admissions: UCLA Anderson & Finance

By - Dec 23, 14:03 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at UCLA Anderson currently ranks in 15th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 9th place for finance. Anderson’s Class of 2014 Profile & Finance 3335 people applied to...

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MBA Student Blogger Interview: Alun’s Journey

By - Dec 23, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is Alun, an MBA student at Manchester Business School with a love for travel, a business vision, and two little kids. Alun blogs about his MBA journey at MBA Manchester. Please enjoy reading about Alun’s experiences...

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The Economist’s Which MBA? Online Fair – February 6th, 7th and 9th 2013

By - Dec 22, 14:49 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist's Which MBA? Online Fair – February 6th, 7th and 9th 2013: Meet MBA admissions officers from programs around the world at this free online fair. Chat with alumni, join webinars, watch videos and download resources. Sign up or learn more at http://registermbafair.whichmba.com/gmatclub ** Sign up now for...

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Number Sense for the GMAT

By - Dec 21, 09:25 AM   Comments [0]

First, a practice problem. Remember, no calculator. I.  47/150 II. 111/330 III. 299/900 1) Rank those three in order from smallest to biggest. I, II, III I, III, II II, I, III II, III, I III, I, II   Number sense Many GMAT Quantitative Problems, like the foregoing one, test number sense.  What is number sense?  Number sense is a good...

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Gender Pay Gap Widens Among B-School Graduates

By - Dec 21, 03:54 AM   Comments [0]

New Bloomberg Businessweek research shows that women make $0.05 less than men do for every dollar in their first post-MBA jobs. A decade ago, the BW article states, this gender wage gap was virtually non-existent. Below are some of the recent findings: In the general workforce,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 21): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The price of a certain commodity increased at a rate of % per year between 2000 and 2004. If the price was dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, what was the price in 2002 in terms of and ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 20): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (PS) Two consultants can type up a report in 12.5 hours and edit it in 7.5 hours. If Mary needs 30 hours to type the report and Jim needs 12 hours to edit it alone, how many hours will it take if Jim types the...

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