Essay Tip: Beginning with a Famous Quote

By - Jan 4, 12:22 PM   Comments [1]

Beginning an essay with a famous or eloquent quotation is a common practice and one that business school candidates can use to capture a reader’s attention. For example, an applicant might use a quotation as the very first line of his or her essay: “The best...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 4): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 4, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Does line ( is not 0) intersect the x-axis on the negative side? 1. 2. GMAT Daily Deals Sign up for Kaplan's Business School Blueprint. 5 nights, 5 opportunities to get ahead. Learn more! Trying to figure out what approach to take when answering essay questions?...

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for 2013 Round 1 MBA Applicants

By - Jan 3, 23:10 PM   Comments [0]

We finished the season to be jolly. Now ‘tis the season for New Year’s resolutions. If you aim to apply in Round 1 of Fall 2012 and matriculate at a top MBA program in Fall 2013, now is the time to get moving. Here are a...

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Kellogg MBA Admissions Director Interview Available Online

By - Jan 3, 23:09 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you Jennifer Hayes, Senior Associate Director of Admissions at Kellogg, and Erik Mazmanian, a second-year student at Kellogg, for an excellent Q&A about life and admissions at Northwestern Kellogg. Jennifer and Erik covered a wide range of topics, including the following advice on how...

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e-GMAT Special offer

By - Jan 3, 22:16 PM   Comments [0]

The next batch of Verbal Live Complete starts on March 24 2012. Purchase Verbal Live Complete, the only course that offers Verbal Score Improvement Guarantee, and save 47% using coupon code gcverbal279   Verbal Live Complete World’s first prep course designed to help non-natives level the playing field...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 3): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Jan 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is between? (A) and (B) and (C) and (D) and (E) and GMAT Daily Deals Get $100 off a Manhattan GMAT course with the code GCLUB100! Sign up now! An Incredible GMATPill Deal: Originally $560, now $322 (Save $238 +...

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Poets and Quants Releases Their Own Rankings

By - Jan 2, 20:44 PM   Comments [0]

Poets and Quants decided to stop merely criticizing other business school rankings and created a ranking of its own (“The Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs of 2011”). For the second year in a row P&Q’s rankings are a composite of the five major MBA rankings:...

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6 Things to Check Before You Submit

By - Jan 2, 20:42 PM   Comments [0]

Not to sound like a broken record or anything, but I'm reposting this from last year as it's really an important reminder for Round 2 applicants. WAIT! Don’t hit “submit” just yet! You may think you’re almost finished with your Round 2 MBA applications, but it...

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4 Interview Insights for Acing the MBA Interview

By - Jan 2, 20:39 PM   Comments [0]

Last week I suggested 4 ways to prepare for your MBA interview. Today I'm going to discuss specific things you can do DURING your MBA interview that will help you make the best impression possible. Engage with stories and specifics. When possible (and it's really almost...

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Kaplan test prep January special: save up to $200

By - Jan 2, 16:26 PM   Comments [0]

Start the new year off right by getting a competitive GMAT score. Kaplan is offering a January special of up to $200 off of their GMAT prep courses. Choose from: On Demand - Get comprehensive video instruction from our expert teachers—accessible when and where you want. Classroom...

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