Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Waitlists That Discourage Supplemental Information

By - Apr 7, 04:15 AM   Comments [0]

We have previously posted some correspondence tips for those applicants who have been waitlisted by schools that welcome supplemental materials and communication. Today, we’d like to provide some advice to those who are in an arguably more difficult position: ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 7): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Machine A can produce 50 components a day while machine B only 40. The monthly maintenance cost for machine A is $1500 while that for machine B is $550. If each component generates an income of $10 what is the least number of days...

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Kaplan: GMAT Mixture problems

By - Apr 6, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Two types of mixture problems often appear on the GMAT.  Because  these types of problems fall into two very specific categories, we can simply learn the correct strategy for each, and then apply it on test day. The first type of problem will have a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 6): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

By - Apr 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Set consists of odd integers divisible by 5. Is standard deviation of positive? 1. All members of are positive 2. consists of only one member OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals After all the hard work on your application, you’re finally in to business school....

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MBA Action Plan, Part 1: Assess Your Qualifications

By - Apr 5, 15:01 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re in the middle of application season right now, than this post (and the next five in this series) may not be relevant to you, but if you are planning on applying to business school next year (either as a first timer or as...

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Are You Worrying About the New GMAT?

By - Apr 5, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

In the new U.S. News graduate school rankings issue, there is an article that outlines the big change coming to the GMAT — replacing one of the AWA questions with a new section called Integrated Reasoning — and the Graduate Management Admission Council’s...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 5): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Apr 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which expression is the greatest? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Join us for four free, 90-minute intensive sessions to get advice and strategies from our GMAT and b-school admissions experts. Watch the free recordings at Kaplan Blueprint. Learn more MBA Prep School:...

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Kaplan: The Fundamentals of GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Apr 4, 19:00 PM   Comments [0]

Because the GMAT is a standardized test, understanding the structure of certain questions types can give you an advantage on test day.  Specifically, by understanding how the test maker is setting up a type of problem, you can move through the problem more quickly,...

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MBA Curriculum Changes at Wharton, Yale, and Stanford

By - Apr 4, 09:52 AM   Comments [0]

Written by Christina Yu. If you’re thinking about b-school, a recent article in U.S News, “Rethinking the MBA,” may have caught your attention. Several top MBA programs — including Stanford, Yale, and Wharton — have revised their curricula in startling ways in reaction to current developments...

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GMAT Idiom Tips for Non-Native English Speakers

By - Apr 4, 08:11 AM   Comments [0]

Written by Jesse Sternberg. You’ve probably heard that the grammar section of the GMAT features a lot of questions about “idioms.” If all you’ve heard about idioms is that they tend to be annoying, here’s a more formal definition: The distinction between those two types of...

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