GMAT Club Top Stories: Week of September 1

By - Sep 1, 16:17 PM   Comments [0]

The most active and interesting conversations going on within GMAT Club and in the Forum this past week: GMAT Discussions 12 Must-Have GMAT Study Tools We've compared the best GMAT Tools available, and created this list of the ones you shouldn't go without.  From flash cards to iPhone apps,...

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Anderson Essay Analysis and Deadlines

By - Sep 1, 16:06 PM   Comments [0]

UCLA’s Anderson School of Management recently released its admissions essays and deadlines for the Class of 2012. At first glance, there aren't a lot of changes this year, but what is most interesting with Anderson’s essays this year is something that is  not...

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GMAT SCORE: 450. Is It Over?

By - Sep 1, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton blog. Maybe you weren’t feeling well or got tripped up early on and couldn’t recover: whatever the reason, a GMAT score 100+ points lower than your...

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The Importance of Uniqueness in the MBA Application Essay

By - Sep 1, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

Look, there are a lot of people out there competing for the exact same spots in MBA programs as you. And, not to be a Debbie Downer here, but contrary to what you might think, many come from very similar backgrounds as you. So how...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Sentence Correction, Parallel Structure

By - Sep 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The following GMAT sentence correction problem focuses on parallel structure. Remember, items in a list must be formatted in the exact same way in order to be correct on the GMAT. Problem: The threatened railway strike would cause significant inconvenience to the city: not only...

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Why We Post Sample Essays

By - Sep 1, 05:57 AM   Comments [1]

  As co-founder, current board member, and past president of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC) as well as founder of Accepted, I have worked hard to maintain ethical and professional standards in the admissions consulting industry. So why has posted sample essays on...

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MBA Admissions: Yale SOM and Healthcare

By - Sep 1, 05:51 AM   Comments [0]

This post about Yale SOM and healthcare is part of a series of interviews of top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the B-Schools that Support Them." Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the interviews exploring...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Off-Campus Information Sessions

By - Sep 1, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

For all those applicants who have recently opened a calendar to plot out the next few months only to realize they can’t possibly fit in campus visits on top of full time jobs and essay writing, never fear! ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 1): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) If among 5 children there are 2 siblings, in how many ways can the children be seated in a row so that the siblings do not sit together? (A) 38 (B) 46 (C) 72 (D) 86 (E) 102 GMAT Daily Deals Free Kaplan GMAT Practice sets. Start practicing! FREE B-School Cheat Sheets...

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Why Not to Obsess Over Grammar Rules on GMAT SC

By - Aug 31, 13:23 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Sean Murphy. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton blog. It is definitely important to learn the rules of grammar when studying Sentence Correction. But as a GMAT instructor, I’ve noticed that some...

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