GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 31): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Does line ( is not 0) intersect the x-axis on the negative side? 1. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable...

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Argument Analysis: Fallacies You Tell Yourself to Avoid Preparing for the GMAT

By - Dec 30, 06:38 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post by our friends at Magoosh Blind to fallacies, we put off our applications to business school, wait to meet with professors or managers to ask for letters of recommendation, wait to write our application essays, and wait to start our preparations for the GMAT....

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Finding Flaws in the Argument: Part I

By - Dec 30, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

When we say that someone is “always finding flaws” in another person, we usually mean that in an unflattering way. However, the AWA Argument essay is where you can allow this flaw-finding faculty of yours to shine, if you have it.

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 30): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) What is between? (A) and (B) and (C) and (D) and (E) and Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to...

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Live Virtual Office Hours Tomorrow!

By - Dec 29, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Don’t forget to save your spot for Virtual MBA Office Hours with Linda Abraham! This open Q&A will take place TOMORROW, Monday, December 30th at 10 AM PST / 1 PM EST / 6 PM GMT. Register by clicking here and don’t forget to submit your top...

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Using Support Emails on the Application Process

By - Dec 29, 05:20 AM   Comments [0]

Support e-mails are short letters sent by an MBA student, alumnus or professor of a certain school to the admission committee of that school in order to support a candidate aplying to that school. Although they have relatively small impact on admission chances, good support...

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MBA As A Second Master’s Degree

By - Dec 27, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Because top MBA programs receive copious applications each year, a significant consideration in admissions decisions is the extent to which an individual needs their MBA to succeed in their career and thus impact the world positively.

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Lessons from Accepted’s Admissions Director Survey

By - Dec 27, 09:05 AM   Comments [0]

In November, Accepted surveyed MBA admissions directors at top MBA programs. We asked “What behavior or information would cause you to reject an MBA applicant who otherwise is a strong candidate?” and published the results here. Accepted CEO, Linda Abraham, gives her thoughts on...

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Using Common Knowledge on GMAT Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 27, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a very simple argument: A - B = C. Over time, A has increased. Therefore, C has increased. If the argument seems simplistic, that's because it is—it's not very test-like or very challenging. It gives evidence about changes in A and concludes about a change...

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How to Fight MBA Application Procrastination

By - Dec 27, 06:35 AM   Comments [0]

In our blog, we provide news, tips and tools to help you navigate the MBA admissions process. Despite the volume of information that gets printed every week, we do not regularly address the fact that many applicants face a set of challenges that are very...

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