GRE vs. GMAT: Trends

By - May 15, 13:08 PM   Comments [0]

A recent Poets & Quants article highlights some of the current data surrounding the decision applicants make in choosing between the GRE and GMAT. According to the Educational Testing Service, almost 10% of MBA applicants took the GRE instead of the GMAT in the 2012-2013...

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Which Graduate Schools Should You Apply To?

By - May 15, 13:02 PM   Comments [0]

Listen to the recording of Linda Abraham’s latest podcast to learn the 4-step formula for a successful graduate school application process. 00:01:17 – The secret to acceptance: applying to the right schools. 00:04:54 – Begin with the end in mind: determining your post-degree professional goal. 00:16:02 – How...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 15): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - May 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [2]

Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. is odd 2. is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep has worked with over 50K students at over 90 locations worldwide. ...

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UPenn Wharton School 2014-2015 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 14, 17:55 PM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2014-2015 admissions cycle. This year’s three deadlines are: Round 1 Deadline: October 1, 2014 Notification: December 16, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: January 5, 2015 Notification: March 24, 2015 Round 3 Deadline: March 26, 2015 Notification: May 5,...

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Writing About Overcoming Obstacles in Your Application Essays

By - May 14, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

What does the adcom actually want to know about the challenges you’ve overcome? In this short video, Linda Abraham shares the answer to this often-asked question: Do you have questions about addressing obstacles you’ve overcome in your application essays? Leave a comment below and we would...

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What you need to know about the GMAT

By - May 14, 06:39 AM   Comments [0]

As you probably know, thousands of business schools require the GMAT exam as part of the application process. Admissions officers use GMAT scores to assess prospective students’ reasoning skills and preparedness for business school.

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 14): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - May 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (PS) The probability that a visitor at the mall buys a pack of candy is 30%. If three visitors come to the mall today, what is the probability that exactly two will buy a pack of candy? (A) 0.343 (B) 0.147 (C) 0.189 (D) 0.063 (E) 0.027 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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How Will Your GMAT Score Impact Your MBA Admissions Chances?

By - May 13, 13:47 PM   Comments [1]

Do you know how your GMAT score will affect your chances of gaining admission to your top choice MBA program? Have you taken the test and are contemplating taking it again? Are you curious to know what the adcom members think when they see scores...

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Weighting Your Needs and Wants in an MBA Program

By - May 13, 13:42 PM   Comments [0]

“Weighting Your Needs and Wants” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. A little more work is needed on the needs and wants issue. It will...

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Harvard Business School Round 3 Notification

By - May 13, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Round 3 applicants to Harvard Business School have just one more day of anxious waiting before their fate is announced. In her latest update to the Director’s Blog, Dee Leopold informed readers that decisions would be emailed at noon Boston time on...

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