GMAT Strategy Session#2

By - Jul 5, 23:13 PM   Comments [2]

Welcome to the second GMAT strategy session. In the first session we will focus on refinement – how to customize your study plan in the last 30 days to attain maximum score improvements. The key questions answered in this session are the following: How to define...

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Darden and Stamps Foundation to Jointly Offer Full Scholarships

By - Jul 5, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

The Stamps Family Charitable Foundation has generously offered a gift of $1.8 million to the University of Virginia Darden School of Business. The gift will be used to match support from Darden in establishing 26 full-tuition scholarships that will be presented over the next six...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 5): Counting and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many odd three-digit integers greater than 800 are there such that all their digits are different? (A) 40 (B) 56 (C) 72 (D) 81 (E) 104 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Excellent: Knewton Gmat Prep, $350...

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How tests are scored

By - Jul 4, 20:01 PM   Comments [1]

 David Kuntz is the Vice President of Research at Knewton, where he works on perfecting the algorithm for its GMAT prep course. We’ve received grades all our lives. In fact, we’re so used to them that we often don’t think very much about what they mean, or how...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: X is for XXX – Keeping it Clean

By - Jul 4, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

Top 6 Ways to Clean Up Your Social Media Accounts Back in the olden days (like 15+ years ago), the adcom saw your MBA application...and that was it. Now, with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and the popularity of blogging (especially among MBA applicants), the adcom have access...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 4): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 4, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If equation encloses a certain region on the coordinate plane, what is the area of this region? (A) 20 (B) 50 (C) 100 (D) 200 (E) 400 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Non-native? Level the playing...

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MIT Sloan 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jul 3, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan has released its 2013 application essays. It too has reduced by one the number of required essays and introduced a new question on setbacks. Also new this year is a multi-media option for the Supplemental Information. My tips are in blue below. Cover Letter Please...

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Rejected MBA’s: Now What?

By - Jul 3, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

You just received your final rejection letter. You have four options. You can: a) Mope and sulk. b) Decide you don’t need or want an MBA. c) Reapply next year. d) All of the above. Listen, we're not going to deprive you of your right to be bitter about rejection....

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New Professors at Haas

By - Jul 3, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

In fall 2012, there will be nine new professors on staff at the Haas School of Business at Berkeley. Toby Stuart, who worked previously as a professor at Harvard Business School, will be a Haas professor and faculty director of the Lester Center for Entrepreneurship....

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 3): Work Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Jack can complete the task in 8 hours. Tom can complete the task in 12 hours. If Jack works on the task alone for 4 hours and then Tom starts to help him, how many hours in total will Jack have worked by the...

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