GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 5): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Which expression is the greatest? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Join us for four free, 90-minute intensive sessions to get advice and strategies from our GMAT and b-school admissions experts. Watch the free recordings at Kaplan Blueprint. Learn more MBA Prep School:...

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Kaplan: The Fundamentals of GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Apr 4, 19:00 PM   Comments [0]

Because the GMAT is a standardized test, understanding the structure of certain questions types can give you an advantage on test day.  Specifically, by understanding how the test maker is setting up a type of problem, you can move through the problem more quickly,...

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MBA Curriculum Changes at Wharton, Yale, and Stanford

By - Apr 4, 09:52 AM   Comments [0]

Written by Christina Yu. If you’re thinking about b-school, a recent article in U.S News, “Rethinking the MBA,” may have caught your attention. Several top MBA programs — including Stanford, Yale, and Wharton — have revised their curricula in startling ways in reaction to current developments...

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GMAT Idiom Tips for Non-Native English Speakers

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Written by Jesse Sternberg. You’ve probably heard that the grammar section of the GMAT features a lot of questions about “idioms.” If all you’ve heard about idioms is that they tend to be annoying, here’s a more formal definition: The distinction between those two types of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 4): Counting and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) What is the number of integers from 1 to 1000 (inclusive) that are not divisible by 11 nor by 35? (A) 884 (B) 890 (C) 892 (D) 910 (E) 945 OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Last chance for the March Madness savings on Knewton’s Online Course! Sign up now to save...

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2011 Cornell Johnson Waitlist Admissions Director Interview Posted

By - Apr 3, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you were waitlisted at Cornell Johnson, then we hope you took advantage of our recent Q&A with Johnson’s Assistant Dean of Admissions, Randall Sawyer. As always, Mr. Sawyer provided excellent advice and information in response to our participants’ questions. You can read the...

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MBA Life on Youtube: Advice for First Year MBA Students

By - Apr 2, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

Headed to business school next year? Or just trying to gauge what the experience will be like? Check out this video from Boston University’s School of Management, which features 2nd year MBA students giving advice to the school’s incoming class. Topics range from networking to...

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MBA Life on Youtube: Rethinking the MBA at HBS

By - Apr 1, 10:47 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re considering business school, it’s likely you’re no stranger to the ongoing debate about the value of an MBA. In this video, Harvard Business School professor David Garvin discusses the way in which business schools are shifting in response to ongoing critiques — specifically,...

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April Fools Prophecies

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It’s April Fools Day so I feel like being a pundit, which is not that far removed from being a fool. The main difference between pundits and fools: Pundits are right, and fools are wrong. However events will determine which category...

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2012 Applicants: Time to Poke the Box

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I just finished Seth Godin’s Poke the Box, an ode to initiative, innovation, and overcoming fear of risk and failure. In this short book, which Godin alternately and accurately refers to as a “manifesto” and a “rant,” he motivates the reader to just do...

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