Your B-School Application in 12 Easy Steps

By - Dec 17, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re staring down the barrel of the Round Two deadline, revving your engines for Round Three, or you’re a super crazy efficient planner scouring the internet in preparation for applying next year, do yourself a favor and put your work down for a hot...

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5 Tips to Writing A Winning MBA Essay

By - Dec 17, 08:02 AM   Comments [0]

Today MBA admissions tip comes from Manhattan Review, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Buenos Aires, Bogota, Caracas, Lima, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo for Top Business Schools. Other than your face-to-face interview, your essay is the only other opportunity you...

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How Do You Study for the GMAT? Part II: Individual Sessions

By - Dec 17, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

In my last blog entry, I addressed broad issues on how to schedule GMAT study time. Today, I want to talk more about individual sessions. During each individual study session, it’s important to take periodic breaks. There is quite a bit of research to support spaced...

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IT Skills Sorely Lacking in Harvard MBAs

By - Dec 17, 06:01 AM   Comments [0]

Are business schools adequately preparing MBA students with the IT skills that tomorrow’s companies will demand? Not according to a recent article in The Harbus, which asserts that Harvard Business School in particular is behind the curve when it comes to teaching students how to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 17): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The price of a certain commodity increased at a rate of % per year between 2000 and 2004. If the price was dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, what was the price in 2002 in terms of and ...

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Steady MBA Job Outlook Projected for 2014 Grads

By - Dec 16, 22:07 PM   Comments [0]

The job market will likely hold steady for 2014 business school graduates, as more than three-quarters of employers that plan to hire business school graduates expect to maintain or increase their hiring from this year, according to the Year-End Poll of Employers conducted by the...

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Going To Extremes on Reading Comprehension Questions

By - Dec 16, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

Today we will discuss a particular type of incorrect answer choice: the extreme answer. Extreme answer choices can be found in several types of Verbal questions, including tone, main idea and inference questions.

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Is the Booth Challenge Getting You Down?

By - Dec 16, 08:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth Challenge: How to Get Accepted in 2014 webinar will be taking place later TODAY (Dec. 16th) at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST! This is a MUST-attend event for anyone thinking about applying to Booth and needing direction to meet and overcome the challenges...

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Clemson University: Mixing Business and Behavioral Science

By - Dec 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Located in Clemson, South Carolina, Clemson University and its business school focus on business topics that affect behaviors and the future of US communities. The school attracts students of all ages and demographics who want to excel in management, finance and commerce. School Facts and Figures The...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 16): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two consultants can type up a report in 12.5 hours and edit it in 7.5 hours. If Mary needs 30 hours to type the report and Jim needs 12 hours to edit it alone, how many hours will it take if Jim types the...

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