How much should you study for the GMAT?

By - Feb 24, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

This post covers a question we often receive from students: “How much should I study for the GMAT?”

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The GMAT as a first date

By - Feb 24, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The GMAT is like a first date: first impressions matter, but you must be on the top of your game throughout the entire time.

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GMAT Strategy and Time Management: When to Guess

By - Feb 24, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Guessing on the GMAT is a painful decision – especially for advanced test takers.  In the past, sometimes you were punished for guessing (like on the SATs) and sometimes you were made to feel like you weren’t fully prepared (remember college Spanish classes?). However, on...

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3 Ways to Recover a Fumbled MBA Interview

By - Feb 24, 07:54 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Many students are coming upon the interview period for the second round of business school admissions, and many applicants experience considerable angst about this component of the business school application process. There are a few things to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 24): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - Feb 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [6]

Math (PS) A basket contains 3 blue marbles, 3 red marbles, and 3 yellow marbles. If 3 marbles are extracted from the basket at random, what is the probability that a marble of each color is among the extracted? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion &...

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What Are My Chances? Midwestern Sales Guy with Start Up Ambition

By - Feb 23, 08:58 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is one in a series of MBA applicant profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” authored by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Feb 21, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share waiting woes, a Round 1 reflection, and their musings on what to blog about...

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Kellogg Launches EMBA Program in Beijing

By - Feb 21, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

This week Kellogg announced the launch of its new EMBA program in collaboration with the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing and Shanghai. The new program will join the ranks of other Kellogg’s EMBA global network partnerships (including HKUST in Hong Kong, York...

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Access MBA Tour, Soon in North America

By - Feb 21, 08:28 AM   Comments [0]

The North American Access MBA Tour is appearing soon in: New York City March 6 Toronto March 8 Montreal March 10 Vancouver March 13 A unique and customised event format that helps you select the right MBA program:   •  One-to-One meetings and workshops with Admissions Directors • Personalized MBA Orientation • Interactive MBA conferences • GMAT advising • Scholarship opportunities Among the...

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GMAT Study Tip: Slow Down to Improve

By - Feb 21, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

A great GMAT study tip is what I call The Slow Down Paradox: going slower on the GMAT can make you faster. Recently, one of my GMAT tutoring students, an engineering undergrad at Penn, hit the test prep wall.  After a couple of months of study...

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