MBA Action Plan, Part 3: Examine Your Leadership Skills and Personal Traits

By - Apr 19, 14:15 PM   Comments [0]

The third element you’ll need to examine in assessing your qualifications (in addition to your quantitative scores and your work experience) is your personal traits, with leadership skills at the top of the list. This part of your personal assessment is important when...

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How to Save Room on Your Resume: Remove Unneeded Information

By - Apr 19, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

This resume tip comes to us from Igor Khayet, founder of My Resume Shop. As a professional resume writer, one of the most common questions I get asked is how to shorten a resume to one page without losing critical information. The first tip of this...

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GMATPill Interviews Stanford MBA

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 19): Overlapping Sets and Critical Reasoning

By - Apr 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) In a certain office 25% of the computers are equipped with built-in modems and infra-red ports. What percentage of the computers are not equipped with either of these devices? 1. Half of the computers that are equipped with built-in modems do not have infra-red ports 2....

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After the MBA: Consulting

By - Apr 18, 12:21 PM   Comments [0]

This is another post in our After the MBA series, in which we chronicle a variety of post-MBA career opportunities to give you a sense of which might be the best fit for you. Whether you’re looking to make a career change or want to...

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Kaplan GMAT Challenge Problem: Combined Work

By - Apr 18, 12:00 PM   Comments [1]

Work problems are definitely not as common on the GMAT as, say, solving simultaneous equations might be; but many test-takers are wary of these problems since they are not as commonly used in everyday life as averages are, for example.  The key to most of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 18): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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MBA Reapplication: Is it for You?

By - Apr 17, 14:14 PM   Comments [0]

Most likely, if you’ve been dinged from all your top choice business programs, you’ve already considered reapplying next year. Step #1: Analyze why you were rejected first time around and determine what you will do to change the outcome. Can you change your...

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Hone Your MBA Admissions Goals!

By - Apr 15, 14:11 PM   Comments [0]

“Begin with the end in mind” intones Stephen Covey, management guru. Indeed a solid MBA goal should drive many of the decisions surrounding your MBA application and education. Watch this video, Hone Your MBA Admissions Goals from Accepted’s Eye on Admissions series, to...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Apr 15, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

Financial Times ran an interesting article on a social media gaming start-up founded by some Harvard Business School alumni. It details the evolution of the company and states that the founders attribute their success to their experience at HBS. However, they also...

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