# How the GMAT AWA section is scored

- Aug 29, 07:40 AM   Comments [0]

The Analytical Writing Assessment, or the AWA, is the first section of the GMAT.

# Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

- Aug 29, 05:14 AM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. This week, MBA bloggers share tactics for analyzing test errors, highlights from various information sessions, and advice for creating presentations that will...

# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 29): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

- Aug 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) In a fleet of a certain car-renting agency the ratio of the number of sedans to the number of hatchbacks was 9:8. If after the addition of 3 sedans and 1 hatchback, this ratio rose to 6:5, how many more sedans than hatchbacks does...

# MPA or MBA

- Aug 28, 14:06 PM   Comments [0]

Often, aspiring public service leaders are faced with the decision to pursue either a Master of Public Administration (MPA) or a Master of Business Administration (MBA). To help you understand the nuanced differences between these two degrees, MPA@UNC has created an infographic called mpa vs...

# Financial Aid and Health Insurance for International Students

- Aug 28, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

If you are one of the adventurous souls planning on leaving your comfort zone to study abroad, we’d like to introduce you to a treasure trove of invaluable resources. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Ross Mason, VP of Envisage International for important tips...

# How I Started Helping Students Get Into Top MBA Schools and Programs

- Aug 28, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

By Jeremy Shinewald Megalomaniac; madman; murderer … not necessarily the type of character you want to brag about emulating—even if what you’re talking about is his singular work ethic and fervor for competition. So when I say that Daniel Plainview—the role portrayed by Daniel Day Lewis in...

# HBS Admissions Director Talks GMAT/GRE Scores

- Aug 28, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

Although most of the elite MBA programs now accept either the GMAT or GRE as part of the admissions process, many applicants wonder if business schools really consider the exams equally. In an attempt to clarify the matter, Harvard Business School Director of Admissions and Financial...

# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 28): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

- Aug 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The scoring system in a certain football competition goes as follows: 3 points for victory, 1 point for a draw, and 0 points for defeat. Each team plays 20 matches. If the team scored 9 points after 5 games, what is the least number...

# Kellogg 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

- Aug 27, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

I strongly urge you to watch the videos where Kellogg defines what it means by Think Bravely. The qualified applicants who show they profoundly identify with that mission will have the best chance of acceptance. Essays: 1.  Resilience. Perseverance. Grit. Call it what you will…. Challenges can...