# Land Your Score: Standard Deviation on the GMAT

- Oct 13, 06:54 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT tests some of the basic concepts of statistics, including mean, median, and range, as well as more challenging concepts such as standard deviation (SD). Skipping the standard deviation formula Fortunately, you will not need to actually calculate the standard deviation of a set—you will merely...

# How Much More Can MBAs Make? Career Switching, Compensation Increase & More

- Oct 13, 03:11 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re thinking of a full-time MBA, chances are you’re looking to switch careers. If you’re like most people, that is - because an incredible 87% of all MBA students report switching careers by changing either their job function or industry. Even more incredible, 7...

# GMAT Question of the Day (October 13)

- Oct 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math The table below lists monthly sales of Aveko-company (in millions of dollars): January 12 February 14 March 16 April 17 May 19 Jun 20 Jul 23 In which month did Aveko achieve the biggest percentage increase in sales compared to the previous month ? A. February B. March C. April D....

# What MBA Applicants Can Learn From the Presidential Debates

- Oct 12, 20:26 PM   Comments [0]

Whether you are a Democrat, a Republican or an Independent (or completely uninterested) we're guessing that you may be one of the many watching the presidential debates. We can't tell you how to vote but we can point you to some of the communication strategies that the candidates...

# Harvard’s Bio-Tech Life Lab Set to Open

- Oct 12, 11:53 AM   Comments [0]

A rendering of the Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab by Shepley Bulfinch The Harvard Life Lab, poised to open in November, is the newest addition to the growing portfolio of innovation facilities at Harvard Business School. Made possible by a gift from HBS alumni Judy and Steve Pagliuca, the...

# GMAT Question of the Day (October 12)

- Oct 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Which of the following cannot represent lengths of sides of a triangle? A. (2, 4, 5) B. (3, 7, 9) C. (5, 6, 6) D. (2, 5, 8) E. (3, 4, 5) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99...

# Just take 15 minutes to study each day, and you will be amazed by your significant improvement in GMAT Math !

- Oct 11, 23:51 PM   Comments [0]

Math is all about "habit". Did you know that rather than studying intensely in a short period of time, spending a certain amount of time each day to study is much more effective to improve math skills? Receive "Up-To-Date" 5 math questions and solutions everyday through e-mail...

# GMAT Tuesday: OG Reading Comprehension #4

- Oct 11, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

This is the final video in our series on the reading comprehension section of the Official Guide to the GMAT. In this final question, we are confronted with a main idea question. I talk about how to approach these quesitons, how to identify the common...

# Highlight Teamwork in MBA Applications

- Oct 11, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

This fall and winter, career services departments in business schools worldwide can anticipate an increased presence of corporate recruiters on campus, predicts the Graduate Management Admission Council. MBA programs will want to make those recruiters happy by providing a highly competent pool of candidates for...

# Careers and Salaries for MBAs: Deciding What’s Next

- Oct 11, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

Proactive career planning starts with knowing where your path to business school can lead. While it’s most important to make sure you feel personally rewarded in your academic future, we know that prospective careers and salaries will figure prominently in your thinking about the path to...