Under-Stressing Your Overrepresentation

By - May 18, 18:04 PM   Comments [0]

First, there is no reason to dread your label or your group. Most applicants will fall into one group or another, and that fact shouldn’t hold you back from expressing why, despite your common label, you are quite an uncommon and unique...

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Why Don’t All Top MBA Programs Offer Executive MBAs?

By - May 18, 18:03 PM   Comments [0]

Interestingly, three out of the top six business schools in America do not offer Executive MBA programs.  Seeing as Executive MBAs provide a large stream of revenue to other business schools, it seems odd that Harvard Business School, Stanford Graduate School of...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 18, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

UCLA’s Anderson School of Management, in honor of its 75th birthday, was awarded a $25 million gift from John E. and Marion Anderson, longtime supporters and namesakes of the Anderson School. The gift is the largest in the school’s history and brings...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 18): Statistics and Sentence Correction

By - May 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The average of 4 different positive integers is 125 and the largest of these integers is 150, what is the least possible value of the smallest of the 4 integers? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 12 (D) 53 (E) 100 OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals You are finally in to business...

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MBA Admissions: UC Berkeley Haas and Management Consulting

By - May 17, 17:50 PM   Comments [0]

This post about Haas and management consulting is part of a series of interviews of top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the Bschools that Support Them.” Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the interviews exploring...

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The Most Logical Way To Study Sentence Correction

By - May 17, 15:39 PM   Comments [1]

As someone reading this GMAT study blog, I hope that you’re cringing as you read this very sentence. Why? Because that sentence contained a classic GMAT sentence correction error — the modifier to begin the sentence “As someone reading this blog” should apply to you,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 17): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - May 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. and are positive integers OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals The GMAT Unlocked by Kaplan addresses some of the most frequently asked questions about the test and shares a bit about how CATs work. Get your free copy now! MBAAdmit.com offers...

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5 Ways to Get Ready for Fall Applications

By - May 16, 08:13 AM   Comments [0]

It’s not too early to start putting the wheels in motion for your fall b-school apps. Here are a few things you can do, now, to ensure you’re in good shape when application deadlines roll around. 1. Decide if you plan to retake the GMAT. Whether...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 16): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - May 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) This year, the sum of ages of the Perkins family members is 78. Currently, there are 4 members: husband, wife, daughter, and son. The husband is 4 years older than the wife. The daughter is two years older than the son. If the husband...

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You’re Not Perfect? That’s Okay!

By - May 15, 19:30 PM   Comments [0]

B-school applicants erroneously think that the flawless MBA candidate is the best MBA candidate. While it would be impressive to come as near to perfect as possible when presenting your candidacy, a portrayal of yourself as completely perfect may tip the adcoms...

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