Motivation

By - Aug 16, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

When you first begin prepping for the GMAT, staying motivated is easy. But after a couple of months, it can be difficult to keep yourself motivated as you continue to try to improve your score. If this happens to you, there are a few strategies...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 16): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 16, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If each expression under the square root is greater than or equal to 0, what is ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation Verbal (CR) Top college graduates are having more difficulty demonstrating their superiority to prospective employers than did the top students of twenty...

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Top 10 Most Innovative B-School Classes

By - Aug 15, 11:40 AM   Comments [0]

MBA programs are overhauling their curricula to reflect the needs of the modern student. According to a recent Forbes article, that student is "one who increasingly looks to do good while also doing well." Current courses now include more hands-on, problem-solving components. (These are offered in...

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Free Webinar for Career Changers Applying to B-School

By - Aug 14, 22:58 PM   Comments [0]

Are you considering changing careers? Does your dream job require certain skills and experiences that only an MBA will provide for you? Sign up for Accepted's upcoming webinar, MBA Catalyst for Career Change, to get the advice you need to apply to b-school successfully as a...

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GMAT Competencies

By - Aug 14, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

At Kaplan, we’ve been working with standardized tests for years. Through this experience, we continue to see trends and patterns. The GMAT is fundamentally different from other standardized tests – the test is a competency based test: Meaning that the GMAT isn’t testing...

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2011 Cambridge Judge MBA Essay Questions, Tips

By - Aug 13, 23:15 PM   Comments [0]

Founded in 1990, the Judge Business School at University of Cambridge has powered its way up the international rankings, mainly because of its strength in entrepreneurship, particularly in technology and the sciences. A deeply collaborative school, it enjoys strong ties to the many companies in...

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Business Schools Report Decrease in 2010 Applications

By - Aug 13, 23:08 PM   Comments [0]

Along with the deterioration of the economy came a huge boom in b-school applications. According to a Businessweek article yesterday, "Business School Applications Sputter," that two-year boom now appears to be softening. Top MBA programs in the U.S., including Wharton and UC Berkeley Haas, have reported...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 13): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A construction company wants to number new houses using digit plates only. If the company puts an order for 1212 plates how many houses are to be given numbers? (The numbers of houses are consecutive and the number of the first house is 1). (A)...

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UT McCombs 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Aug 12, 23:00 PM   Comments [0]

UT McCombs 2011 MBA Essay Questions This UT McCombs 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing  2011 MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at http://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Addressing Unemployment or Gaps in Employment

By - Aug 12, 05:04 AM   Comments [0]

Given the emphasis that schools place on a candidate’s work experience, it is important to be proactive in addressing gaps in employment.  When applying to business school, many candidates worry about how the adcom might perceive gaps in employment.  We would like...

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