MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - May 26, 10:53 AM   Comments [0]

If you are on a waiting list in Round 3 of the application process then the Chicago Booth School of Business has an update for you.  They are now finishing up the interview process and reexamining their applicants.  On May 18th you...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Approaching the Career Goals Essay

By - May 26, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

With essay topics for the coming year already starting to be released by some schools, there are applicants who are eager to get started on their written applications. Though essay questions tend to vary year to year, the two ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 26): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - May 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two cities, Kensington MD and Reston VA are 30 km apart. From both of these cities, simultaneously, two hikers start their journeys towards each other. They are walking at a constant speed of 5 km/hour each. Simultaneously, a fly leaves the city of Kensington....

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Columbia Business School Deadlines for 2011-2012

By - May 25, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has released its deadlines for the new application season. Remember that Columbia is somewhat unique in that it not only has a September intake, but also a January one. This “J-Term” is really a 16-month program most...

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MAP Your Way to a Winning MBA Goals Essay

By - May 25, 10:43 AM   Comments [0]

Here at we often refer to the process of writing an MBA goals essay as “mapping.” By mapping, or using the “MAP” strategy, we are referring to two things. First, to the idea that the adcoms are looking for a sort of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 25): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - May 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. is odd 2. is even OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Prepare for the GMAT fast! Take $248 off the GMAT Pill video series. Guaranteed Score Improvement. Sign up! offers “Excellence at an Very Affordable Price”. For a GMAT...

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How to Write the Qualifications Summary for Your Résumé

By - May 24, 18:27 PM   Comments [0]

The Qualifications Summary section of the résumé is, in theory, the first section of the document that the reviewer will read: it sits at the very top after the applicant’s name and contact details, exactly where the eye is naturally drawn. However,...

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Test Your B-School Knowledge: MBA History Quiz

By - May 24, 08:18 AM   Comments [2]

If you’re planning on getting an MBA, don’t you think you should know a bit about the illustrious history of the degree? Take this MBA history quiz to test your knowledge of b-school’s bygone past, then check out the answers at the bottom of the...

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

By - May 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The probability that a visitor at the mall buys a pack of candy is 30%. If three visitors come to the mall today, what is the probability that exactly two will buy a pack of candy? (A) 0.343 (B) 0.147 (C) 0.189 (D) 0.063 (E) 0.027 OA and Explanation GMAT Daily...

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Manhattan GMAT Releases New Books in Quant and Verbal

By - May 23, 21:00 PM   Comments [2]

Manhattan GMAT is readying two new strategy supplements to expand their existing catalog of prep materials: Foundations of GMAT Verbal and Advanced GMAT Quant. Inspired by the success of Manhattan GMAT’s Foundations of GMAT Math strategy supplement, these two new books are intended to...

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