GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 13): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) If and are two consecutive positive integers, is ? 1. and are consecutive positive integers 2. is an even integer Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals “Test Day Experience”...

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B-Schools Give a Boost to Student Entrepreneurs

By - Nov 12, 21:42 PM   Comments [0]

Today marks the official kick-off of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. With that in mind, we're checking in with some of the entrepreneurial...

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Kellogg Expands Career Management Center

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Last week, the Career Management Center at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management---named the “undisputed winner” in student satisfaction by Poets & Quants--- announced several new enhancements designed to make the department work even harder for MBA students. Following meetings with students, alumni and key employers...

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2012 MBA Job Placement Report

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Wondering which MBA programs boast the best track record for MBA job placement? The results of Bloomberg Businessweek's recently released study of job placement rates among the top-30 U.S. business schools may surprise you. With only a tiny fraction of 2012 graduates still out of work...

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How to Master MBA Interviews

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'Tis the season for interviews! This is the most unpredictable portion of the MBA application process, since every interviewer is different. The same interviewer may even react differently depending on his or her mood that day. For the lucky round one MBA applicants who have...

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Minor Shifts Reported in Stanford GSB Class of 2014

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More international students, fewer with undergrad business degrees, and a slight dip in diversity over the previous class were just a few of the changes recently reported by the Stanford Graduate School of Business when it released the MBA Class of 2014 profile. While no two...

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Overcoming a Challenging Academic Record

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When our client Irene first started working with her SBC consultant, she brought up an issue that was causing her a lot of anxiety. At the beginning of her sophomore year of college Irene was undergoing personal challenges and was suspended for academic dishonesty. The...

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B-Schools Give GMAT’s New IR Section Mixed Reviews

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According to a recent poll of 265 business school admissions officers, early opinion of the GMAT's newly introduced Integrated Reasoning (IR) section is decidedly mixed. As a new season of applicants prepares to submit the first set of applications with GMAT scores that include the...

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What Your Work Experience Reveals About You in Your MBA Applications

By - Nov 12, 13:58 PM   Comments [0]

In honor of the first birthday of MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen, we are posting a series of excerpts from the book throughout November. This post is excerpted from Chapter 3:...

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A New Way to Think: Toronto Rotman MBA Admissions Q&A

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Guest: Niki da Silva, Dir. of Recruitment & Admissions Date:Wed., Nov. 14, 2012 Time:10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM GMT Register Now! A New Way to Think: Toronto Rotman MBA Admissions Q&A Are you thinking about applying to University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management? Are...

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