Heads Up: Price Increase Ahead

By - Aug 24, 09:12 AM   Comments [0]

We just wanted to give you a head's up that we'll be slightly increasing our hourly rates and package prices starting next month. So what does this mean for you? It means that you've got until August 31, 2011 to lock in a...

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Accepted Positioning System Webinar Next Week!

By - Aug 24, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

Choosing your target b-schools can pose quite a challenge. With so many schools to choose from, how can you possibly narrow down the selection to a reasonable 5-6 schools to apply to. And then, assuming you get accepted to more than one...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Probability Problem Solving

By - Aug 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Try this advanced GMAT probability question, testing your knowledge of the ins and outs of how probability works. Problem: The events A and B are independent. The probability that event A occurs is 0.6, and the probability that at least one of the events...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 24): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 24, 04:15 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If Richard is 3 years younger than his sister, how old will Richard be in 5 years? 1. Two years ago Richard was twice as young as his sister. 2. If Richard's sister were born 2 years earlier, she would now be twice as old as...

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More Fun with Weighted Averages

By - Aug 23, 11:18 AM   Comments [2]

This article was written by Rich Zwelling. For more GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. In last week's post, I discussed how weighted averages are often tested conceptually and thus show up on Data Sufficiency problems. However, even when weighted average...

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MIT Sloan 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Aug 23, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

This MIT Sloan 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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Is Tuck a Good Fit For You?

By - Aug 23, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Tuck's  close-knit culture and rigorous curriculum make it a school that everyone should look at closely, particularly those who are interested in pursuing careers in the Northeast. But, besides knowing that it’s a top-ranked school with a strong community, how well...

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MBA Admissions: Yale SOM and Environmental Management/Sustainable Development

By - Aug 23, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

This post about Yale SOM and environmental management/sustainable development 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...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 23): Rate Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A man cycling along the road noticed that every 12 minutes a bus overtakes him while every 4 minutes he meets an oncoming bus. If all buses and the cyclist move at constant speed, what is the time interval between consecutive buses? (A) 5 minutes (B)...

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Are You Too Young Or Old For Business School?

By - Aug 22, 13:41 PM   Comments [1]

A decade ago, it seemed that the commonly held belief among MBA admissions team was the more experience a candidate had, the better. Every applicant questioned whether they had enough work experience. Recently, however, these thoughts have changed. Top MBA programs such as Stanford and Harvard...

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