Optimus Prep – New York GMAT preparation

By - Apr 6, 03:43 AM   Comments [0]

Optimus Prep is the leader is customized GMAT preparation for students of all levels.  If you’re located in New York City (Manhattan) and you need to prep for the GMAT, we’re ready to help!  We offer a range of packages for GMAT prep private tutoring...

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GMAT Data Sufficiency Tips: A Breakdown

By - Apr 4, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Data Sufficiency (DS) questions are unique to the GMAT. When first encountered they are cumbersome, confusing, and generally frustrating. Admittedly, Data Sufficiency questions often remain cumbersome, confusing, and generally frustrating, but such is the nature of the GMAT. After all, the better you do, the...

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How to Maximize Your MBA Experience

By - Apr 4, 09:57 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA Student Voice blog of UCLA Anderson School of Management recently posted some great advice from second-year student Nathan Adelman on how to make the most of your MBA experience, and it rings true no matter where you eventually end up. Adelman lists key lessons...

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How to avoid GMAT trap-answer choices

By - Apr 4, 05:46 AM   Comments [0]

Critical Reasoning Questions are all about distractions, so it is crucial to understand how distractors work. Distractors are commonly referred to as trap-answer choices, and their elimination is never automatic. Consider this question:

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 04): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Which of the following points is not on the line ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $595...

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GMAT, GRE, SAT, and All Things Test Prep

By - Apr 3, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT, GRE, SAT… If one of these tests graces your future, tune in to our interview with Bhavin Parikh, CEO and founder of Magoosh, the leading online test prep company. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Bhavin for great test prep advice and the...

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Is it Worth it to Get an MBA?

By - Apr 3, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Ah, an age old question. Let’s dive right in! Forbes reports on a recent 2010 peer-reviewed study that was published in the Journal of Education for Business in which 550 MBA alumni were surveyed and survey data relating to pre-MBA pay, post-MBA starting salaries, and five...

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The HBS Round 3 Deadline is Coming Right Up!

By - Apr 3, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

For all of you who are wondering if there is one last thing you can do to improve your Harvard Business School application before you hit submit, the answer is YES! Take an hour and watch the recording of our popular webinar, The Accepted Guide to...

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Your MBA Waitlist Do-Not-Do List

By - Apr 3, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

So the letter or email arrived, and the news wasn’t bad, but it wasn’t exactly great either: you’ve been put on the MBA waitlist. At this point you may notice your mind going to some weird places as you try to figure out how to escape...

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Take Responsibility in Your Optional Essay

By - Apr 3, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Business school candidates who have an obvious weakness in their profile—such as a low GPA or GMAT score or a prolonged gap in work experience—often worry that they are destined to attend a virtually unknown business school. Whenever such applicants ask admissions officers how their...

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