Are You Full of Hot Air? Try ISB’s New Game and Find Out

By - Aug 31, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

The highly-ranked Indian School of Business recently launched a fun online trivia challenge game for international MBA applicants called HiFli. Designed as a virtual hot-air balloon race, players must answer challenging questions related to MBA programs across the globe, the world of business, India and more....

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 31): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 31, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Comet A is seen near the Earth every 12 years while comet B every 20 years. If both comets were observed in 1979, for how many years do we have to wait to see the two comets together again? (Assume now is 2004) (A) 16 (B)...

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Application Essays – Mistakes You should Avoid

By - Aug 30, 14:47 PM   Comments [0]

Application essay writing has been one of the most challenging experiences for even the most brilliant candidates. A great 3+ GPA, a stellar GMAT score, and an impressive work experience combined together are not enough to get you into your dream B-school if your essays...

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Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with The Economist’s Bill Ridgers

By - Aug 30, 14:38 PM   Comments [0]

Get the full audio of our exciting conversation with Bill Ridgers, for great info about MBA rankings, trends, and more: 00:26:50 – Bill Ridgers: Business Education Editor at The Economist, “Which MBA” Editor, and…cricket editor for The Economist. Cool. 01:17:50 – The Which MBA? Online Fair (Sept...

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

By - Aug 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If is divisible by 4, which of the following must be true? (A) If is even then is odd. (B) If then is not a positive integer. (C) If is 0 then is not 0. (D) is even. (E) is...

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Swoon-Worthy MBA Application Tips Video Viewable Now!

By - Aug 29, 13:55 PM   Comments [0]

Last week Linda presented an exciting webinar – about how to make top b-school adcom members fall in love with you – hosted by our friends over at the GMAT Club. That webinar, 5 Ways to Make B-Schools Love You, is now available for online viewing,...

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The A-G of Choosing a B-School

By - Aug 29, 13:49 PM   Comments [0]

There are so many elements that go into choosing the best MBA program for you. The guide below will lead the way: A is for Academics What is your preferred curriculum structure? Which is the best teaching style for you? Does your target school have strengths in...

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The Importance of Essays in B-School Applications

By - Aug 29, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Undoubtedly, essays are the most critical part of the application package. In fact, they are the heart of the application package that reveal the humane side of the applicant which other parts of their application package cannot do. Unfortunately, some applicants  do not put enough...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 29): Statistics and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is the mean of a non-empty set bigger than its median? 1. All members of are consecutive multiples of 3 2. The sum of all members of equals 75 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see...

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Writing A Lead That Pops

By - Aug 28, 14:52 PM   Comments [0]

How many times have you wandered through a bookstore, opening up a book to read the first few lines only to quickly close it again? How often have you read one of those free samples on your Kindle, only to decide after a paragraph that...

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