Rethinking MBA Rankings

By - May 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

MBA rankings are a tricky subject. Most applicants put an enormous amount of credence in them when making their school selections, but the results aren’t always as clear-cut as they seem. The various media outlets that publish this information each have a specific focal point,...

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Tips for your GMAT test day

By - May 28, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

We’ve put together some tips to guide you through test day.

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MBA Admissions Counseling: What You Pay and What You Get

By - May 28, 05:18 AM   Comments [0]

Those who are new to the MBA admissions process often wonder whether they should engage the services of a professional consultant, and if so, to what extent. I believe a consultant can always help, whether you are a first-time or a repeat business school applicant, whether you...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 28): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - May 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If the farmer sells 75 of his chickens, his stock of feed will last for 20 more days than planned, but if he buys 100 more chickens, he will run out of feed 15 days earlier than planned. If no chickens are sold or...

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Tuesday Tips: Harvard Business School MBA Application Essay Tips 2014

By - May 27, 10:03 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has decided to repeat the same essay question this year as originally used in last year’s application cycle. Though the admissions committee said they were planning to change the essay questions every year, it turned out that the one open-ended essay was...

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Researching MBA Programs

By - May 27, 08:02 AM   Comments [0]

“Researching MBA Programs” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. You may be researching schools already. Going through the steps previously outlined in this guide will...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 27): Absolute Values (Modulus) and Sentence Correction

By - May 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

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B-Schools with the Highest ROIs

By - May 26, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

When determining an MBA’s return on investment (ROI), it makes a big difference whether you’re considering the short-term or long-term gain. The Economist recently released data that measures the ROI (measured by taking the difference between pre- and post-MBA salaries and dividing it by the...

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Top 3 Mistakes of GMAT Test Takers

By - May 26, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Kaplan GMAT instructors will tell you that we hear common refrains from our students and friends. In my years of teaching, I have compiled a list of three of the most common mistakes my Kaplan students and personal friends have made while they are prepping...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 26): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - May 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Water evaporates at the rate of two liters per hour per one square meter of surface. How long will it take to evaporate 30 liters of water from a swimming pool full of water with vertical walls and a flat bottom that holds 56...

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