The 6 Best Ways to Prepare for the GMAT

By - Nov 11, 16:26 PM   Comments [2]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, and Singapore for Top Business Schools. After hours of research and soul-searching, you’ve decided to get an MBA. Good for...

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5 Keys to Concreteness

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I like to apply the principles established in Chip Heath and Dan Heath’s Made to Stick to personal statements and application essays. In this post I focus on concreteness. The third of Made to Stick's six key principles, concreteness, doesn’t seem to apply to intangibles like...

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Salaries Up for Berkeley Haas Class of 2013

By - Nov 11, 15:33 PM   Comments [0]

An optimistic article on the Berkeley Haas website discusses the strong hiring market for its most recent graduating class. Here are some stats from the report: • 95% of the class reported that they received job offers by or within three months of graduation – this is...

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What’s up with my reading skills?

By - Nov 11, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT’s Reading Comprehension (RC) section, with its 350 word passages, can be a tricky puzzle for anyone. But by practicing active reading, you will be in a better position to master the RC section.

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Walter: Onward and Upward!

By - Nov 11, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Eric here. Wanted to pop in here quickly now that Walter’s gotten word from HBS, and chat about about his journey and, of course, the result. Because, while Walter didn’t ultimately make it into HBS this year, there’s so much...

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The University of Texas: A Lone Star Education at McCombs School of Business

By - Nov 11, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Everything is big in Texas, including the University of Texas at Austin and the McCombs School of Business. Big resources, big options, and a big future await you there, so read on ahead and learn about the school that might just be your future home...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 11): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Is integer even? 1. is even 2. is divisible by Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all online. Save...

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NYU Stern Offers New Scholarship

By - Nov 10, 14:05 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern received a $10 million gift that will go towards a scholarship fund for college seniors who wish to pursue their MBAs at Stern after they graduate. The scholarship is named for the donor, William R. Berkley, NYU alumnus and vice chairman of the...

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Thou Shalt Not Forget Tomorrow’s Webinar!

By - Nov 10, 13:59 PM   Comments [0]

Spaces for tomorrow’s webinar, The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews, are filling up! The webinar will take place TOMORROW (Monday, Nov. 11th) at 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET. Learn how to ace your MBA interview – sign up for The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews...

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Prime Time: Prime Factor Problem Explanation

By - Nov 9, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

As promised, here is the solution to the question in our last post on prime factors. Remember that the goal was to try and break the problem down into more manageable pieces.

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