4 Ways to Show How You’ll Contribute in the Future

By - Apr 5, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

Schools want to see that the applicants will actively participate in and contribute to their student bodies and alumni communities, not to mention the greater community and society. Yet grandiose, declarative statements and promises to be a superlative do-gooder are unpersuasive. So how is an applicant...

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Duke Fuqua MBA Interview with Niladri Sannigrahi

By - Apr 5, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Niladri Sannigrahi, a second-year MBA student at Duke Fuqua. Niladri talks about his experience as an “older” applicant, his decision to pursue an MBA rather than an EMBA, and much more! Thank you Niladri for sharing your thoughts and advice with...

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MBA Application Planning: Program Research Phase

By - Apr 5, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Phase 1 done! You’ve defined your goals, assessed your qualifications. Now, how do you organize your research of MBA programs? There is a sea of information out there: rankings, books, MBA program websites, MBA fairs, poetsandquants.com, newspaper and magazine articles on MBA programs, consultant websites (including ours), student...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 5): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If , where and are integers and , what is the value of ? (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 (E) 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Save $325 on...

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Does a Bad Score Make You Dumb?

By - Apr 4, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

There it is, staring you in the face. A low score. Not just any low score, but a soul-sucking, dream-crushing, never-gonna-get-out-of-this-dead-end-job score. I can think of more than a few four letter words that are probably rolling across your tongue now. It hurts. Then the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 4): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) 4% of population of country L has military experience and supports a war against Country G. If 20% of those who support the war have no military experience what percentage of the country's population actually supports war against G? (A) 5% (B) 7.5% (C) 10% (D) 12.5% (E) 15% Question...

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

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Math (PS) There are 6 cards numbered from 1 to 6. They are placed into a box, and then one is drawn and put back and then another card is drawn and put back. What is the probability that one of the cards was 5 if...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 2): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Robert can eat a 20 kg. bag of potatoes in 10 days. He and his wife Jane can eat the same bag in 7 days. How many days does it take Jane to eat a 20 kg. bag of potatoes by herself? (A) (B) (C)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 1): Overlapping Sets and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) What percent of the MIS students enrolled at Wisconsin University are female? 1. 5% of female students at Wisconsin University are studying MIS. 2. 12% of male students at Wisconsin University are studying MIS. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse...

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UT McCombs Receives $25M for New Graduate Building

By - Mar 29, 10:57 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business has received a pledge of $25 million from a prominent Dallas businessman to help fund construction of a new building to house graduate programs and expand conference and executive education capacity. The gift from Robert B....

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