MBA Student Blogger Interview: Alun’s Journey

By - Dec 23, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is Alun, an MBA student at Manchester Business School with a love for travel, a business vision, and two little kids. Alun blogs about his MBA journey at MBA Manchester. Please enjoy reading about Alun’s experiences...

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The Economist’s Which MBA? Online Fair – February 6th, 7th and 9th 2013

By - Dec 22, 14:49 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist's Which MBA? Online Fair – February 6th, 7th and 9th 2013: Meet MBA admissions officers from programs around the world at this free online fair. Chat with alumni, join webinars, watch videos and download resources. Sign up or learn more at http://registermbafair.whichmba.com/gmatclub ** Sign up now for...

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Number Sense for the GMAT

By - Dec 21, 09:25 AM   Comments [0]

First, a practice problem. Remember, no calculator. I.  47/150 II. 111/330 III. 299/900 1) Rank those three in order from smallest to biggest. I, II, III I, III, II II, I, III II, III, I III, I, II   Number sense Many GMAT Quantitative Problems, like the foregoing one, test number sense.  What is number sense?  Number sense is a good...

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Gender Pay Gap Widens Among B-School Graduates

By - Dec 21, 03:54 AM   Comments [0]

New Bloomberg Businessweek research shows that women make $0.05 less than men do for every dollar in their first post-MBA jobs. A decade ago, the BW article states, this gender wage gap was virtually non-existent. Below are some of the recent findings: In the general workforce,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 21): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The price of a certain commodity increased at a rate of % per year between 2000 and 2004. If the price was dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, what was the price in 2002 in terms of and ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 20): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (PS) Two consultants can type up a report in 12.5 hours and edit it in 7.5 hours. If Mary needs 30 hours to type the report and Jim needs 12 hours to edit it alone, how many hours will it take if Jim types the...

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The Power in Knowing Your Career Goals

By - Dec 19, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

There is tremendous power in knowing what you really want to accomplish in life. The minute you become clear about what your career goal is, you can make it happen. I had the honor of taking Peter Drucker’s management course years ago and remember...

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GMAT Idiom: because vs. because of

By - Dec 19, 09:22 AM   Comments [1]

First, a practice GMAT Sentence Correction question: 1) Because of Elnath Industries posting a second consecutive quarter of losses, its stocks tumbled 20% in the last three days. Because of Elnath Industries posting Because of Elnath Industries having posted Because Elnath Industries posting Because Elnath Industries posted Because Elnath Industries had been posting Because By...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 19): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. is an integer 2. is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep: 99th percentile instructors, 90+ cities...

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Open MBA Admissions Chat This Wednesday

By - Dec 18, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Please be sure to join us at 10:00 AM PT/1 PM ET/6 PM GMT on Wednesday, Dec. 19th for our latest Q&A session, Spotlight on You: Open MBA Admissions Q&A. The moderator, Linda Abraham, CEO and founder of Accepted.com, will answer your questions on any...

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