IV with a Current Duke MBA Pursuing a Career in Healthcare

By - Jan 31, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Steven Ma, a student at Duke Fuqua pursuing a career in the healthcare sector. Read on for Steven’s thoughts on the Duke experience, and don’t forget to check out his blog, From Bench to Board. Thank you Steven for sharing your...

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Student Stories: Breaking the 700 GMAT barrier

By - Jan 31, 07:47 AM   Comments [0]

We are excited to launch a new series on our blog called Student Stories, which will feature Economist GMAT Tutor students sharing what worked—and more importantly, what didn’t work—on their GMAT journeys.

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The Basics of Applying to B-School

By - Jan 31, 06:17 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times published an article this week with advice on how to apply for an MBA program, and I contributed a few of my own tips to the piece. For one, I always advise students to apply to a range of schools, some of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 31): Special Operation and Critical Reasoning

By - Jan 31, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) For any numbers and , . If , which of the following cannot be the value of ? (A) -2 (B) -1 (C) 0 (D) 1 (E) 2 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT...

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The Stanford MSx Program for Experienced Leaders

By - Jan 30, 15:53 PM   Comments [0]

Do you need an advanced business education, but a full time MBA isn’t a good option for you? There is a fabulous option that you just may not have heard about yet. Want to know more? Listen to the recording of our recent interview with Mike Hochleutner...

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Technology and Your GMAT Prep

By - Jan 30, 13:28 PM   Comments [0]

The GMAT is in many ways a technological marvel. Thousands of locations across the globe instantly report scores on the same test. The computer-adaptive test adapts to your skill level, adjusting difficulty on a question by question basis. Every center is equipped with a state-of-the-art palm scanner for additional...

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R3 or Next Year Webinar Airing Live in a Few Hours

By - Jan 30, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate, will begin in just a few hours at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Register ASAP (free) and get ready for what’s going to be an unbelievable analysis of the Round 3 versus next year MBA...

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J-Term: The MBA Admissions Mystery Revealed

By - Jan 30, 07:22 AM   Comments [0]

It’s time to touch on a subject that’s often neglected by the wider MBA Admissions community, but that’s particularly pertinent this time of year. Yep, you guessed it! JANUARY INTAKE ADMISSIONS, more commonly known as J-Term. Between the Columbia Business School’s J-Term and INSEAD’s Jan...

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HBS Dean Apologizes for School’s Sexist Attitudes

By - Jan 30, 06:33 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week at an alumnae event in Northern California celebrating 50 years of women at Harvard Business School, dean Nitin Nohria used the opportunity to issue an apology to female students and professors past and present for any sexist or offensive behavior they experienced...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 30): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) represents the tens digit in integer . What is ? 1. is divisible by 9 2. is divisible by 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT...

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