Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Data Sufficiency Averages

By - Aug 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT Data Sufficiency questions can take simple concepts like averages and have test-takers pausing or falling into traps because of the way they are worded, and the fact that you have to keep in mind what your goal is with Data Sufficiency—to find out...

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MBA Admissions: Thoughts on Chicago 2

By - Aug 3, 05:32 AM   Comments [0]

I find Chicago 2, a new question this year, to be a thought provoking one. It asks: “At Chicago Booth, we believe each individual has his or her own leadership style. How has your family, culture, and/or environment influenced you as a leader?” In...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 3): Probability and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A flower shop has 2 tulips, 2 roses, 2 daisies, and 2 lilies. If two flowers are sold at random, what is the probability of not picking exactly two tulips? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) GMAT Daily Deals Experience the Manhattan GMAT difference at one of...

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GMAT DATA SUFFICIENCY : THE LAZY PERSON’S FAVORITE QUESTION TYPE?

By - Aug 2, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

About 100 years ago Frank B. Gilbreth was famous for pioneering a field he called “motion study.” He specialized in making factories more efficient. When Gilbreth first walked into a factory he was helping, what he did was to ask to meet...

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Resume Tips 101

By - Aug 2, 06:07 AM   Comments [0]

Pyarapopat recently wrote about the challenges of preparing an MBA application résumé and included the key factors of readability, impact, and uniqueness. Here are a few tips on how to achieve each of those. Readability: Eliminate extra lines: Keep your address and contact information...

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Interested in ISB? Indian School of Business MBA Admissions Q&A This Thursday!

By - Aug 2, 06:07 AM   Comments [0]

Are you considering applying to the Indian School of Business? Do you have questions about this top Indian MBA program’s admissions process or curriculum? If so, you won’t want to miss Accepted’s upcoming Q&A on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 8:00 AM...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 2): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) On any given Saturday, flights arrive at XYZ airport every hour, for 24 hours. The average number of flights arriving at XYZ airport on any Saturday is a multiple of 12. Is the total number of flights that arrived on a Saturday greater than...

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UVA Darden 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Aug 1, 09:56 AM   Comments [0]

This UVA Darden 2012 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. Check out the entire 2012 MBA Application Tips series for more valuable MBA essay advice....

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MBA@UNC: Is UNC’s New Online MBA Program a Good Move?

By - Aug 1, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Is UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School’s new online MBA program, MBA@UNC, forward-thinking or just misguided? That’s the question many are asking as UNC prepares to launch MBA@UNC this fall with an inaugural class of 19 students. As the first top 20 business school to...

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How Personal is Too Personal?

By - Aug 1, 05:20 AM   Comments [0]

The personal statement is a terrific opportunity to share with admissions committees an interesting and unique aspect of your life.  However, many applicants are understandably frightened of having to face the “camera” and speak personally about their lives while also trying to...

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