Do You Still Get Nervous Taking Standardized Tests?

By - Dec 11, 08:37 AM   Comments [0]

Almost every student I’ve ever taught, from high school juniors taking the PSAT to adults taking the GMAT, admits to some degree of anxiety on test day.

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 11): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) There is a certain triangle with sides 7, 10, and . If it is known that is an integer, how many different values are there of ? (A) 8 (B) 10 (C) 13 (D) 14 (E) 16 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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Stanford GSB Round 2 Application Resource Round-Up!

By - Dec 10, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Stanford GSB Round 2 App deadline is fast approaching, and to make your life easier (because, come on, we all know what the round 2 deadline crunch looks and feels like), we’ve decided to round up ALL our Stanford resources into one handy-dandy blog...

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Tuesday Q&A: What if I’ve Never Been Promoted?

By - Dec 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Question: I have over 10 years of work experience but no promotion to management. How does that affect my application? Answer: You may be familiar with this optical illusion: One of the lines looks bigger than the other because of the other lines/arrows around it. But really,...

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What Are My Chances? Adopted Vietnamese-American Teach for America Alum

By - Dec 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is one in a series of MBA applicant profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” authored by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with...

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Harvard Round 2 MBA Application Resource Round-Up!

By - Dec 10, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

The Harvard Round 2 MBA Application deadline is careening towards you, and to make your life easier (because, come on, the round 2 deadline crunch can be super painful), we’ve decided to round up ALL our Harvard resources into one handy-dandy blog post for your...

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Discover Data Sufficiency: We Answer the Free GMAT Question of the Week

By - Dec 10, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yesterday's Data Sufficiency Question Asked: If b ≠ 0 and a > b, is a > c? (1) a/b> c/b (2) 5ab > 6bc     Here's the full answer and explanation. Read carefully, this is where you will learn concepts and strategies. This is a Yes/No Data Sufficiency question. The question stem tells...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 10): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly listed stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. During the final quarter the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000 shares, and fourth quarter earnings were reported...

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The first step is the hardest: Momentum

By - Dec 9, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

If you’ve ever stared at a blank screen with a blinking cursor, you know the feeling that confronts you as you begin a daunting task.

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Columbia Offers New Dong-Bin Shin Fellowships

By - Dec 9, 10:05 AM   Comments [0]

Last week, Columbia School of Business announced that it will be offering two-year, full-tuition fellowships to four class of 2016 students. The fellowship – the Dong-Bin Shin Fellowship – is supported by the recent $4 million gift of class of 1981 alumnus, Dong-Bin Shin. The fellowships...

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