Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with Anne Perigo

By - Aug 5, 02:36 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Michigan will soon open its doors to the inaugural class in its innovative MS in Entrepreneurship program, a program devoted to radically reducing the time entrepreneurs spend in the “school of hard knocks.” My curiosity about this program led to an informative interview...

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7 Signs an Experience Belongs in Your Application Essay

By - Aug 3, 07:21 AM   Comments [0]

You have a lifetime of experiences. Which should you include in your application essays or personal statement? How do you choose? The more of the seven signposts of significance discussed in this video that an experience has, the more it merits a place in your critical...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 3): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Carly has 3 movies that she can watch during the weekend: 1 Action movie, 1 Comedy, and 1 Drama. However, she needs to watch the Drama 3 times. Assuming Carly has time for 5 movies and intends to watch all of them, in how...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 2): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Is divisible by 15? 1. When is divided by 10, the result is an integer 2. is a multiple of 30 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Non-native? Level the playing field...

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GMAT Prep Tip: 5 Bad Habits on the Sentence Correction section

By - Aug 1, 19:02 PM   Comments [3]

Jen Rugani is one of Knewton’s top GMAT teachers. Do you bite your nails? Chew on pencils? Forget to the check the subject and verb on sentence correction questions? All of these are bad habits, but only one will affect your GMAT score. Test-takers tend to make...

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By - Aug 1, 11:08 AM   Comments [0]

Two campuses, multiple degree options and a diverse and international class set INSEAD apart from its competitors. INSEAD has released the essay questions for this year's application, right before the deadlines for the January intake. When you approach this set of essays, make sure you...

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INSEAD 2012-2013 Essay Questions

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The INSEAD MBA application is now live, and here are the essay questions you'll find within this year's admissions requirements. Job Description Essays 1. Briefly summarise your current (or most recent) job, including the nature of work, major responsibilities, and, where relevant, employees under your supervision, size...

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GMAC’s Official IR Practice Questions for the New GMAT

By - Aug 1, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

On June 5, 2012, the GMAT launched a new question type, the Integrated Reasoning (IR) question.  The question format is highly dependent on technology, and unlike traditional Verbal and Quantitative questions, it would be too compromised in a print format.  Therefore, instead of putting some compromised...

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How to Market Yourself Effectively in MBA Applications

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This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on You are articulate and well prepared. The interview portion of the application to your first-choice business school is moving along smoothly, and you have a well-thought-out answer for each question. Finally, the interviewer states, “You...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 1): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Kate and David each have $10. Together they flip a coin 5 times. Every time the coin lands on heads, Kate gives David $1. Every time the coin lands on tails, David gives Kate $1. After the coin is flipped 5 times, what is...

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