Chicago Booth Announces its New Dean, Sunil Kumar

By - Aug 10, 12:11 PM   Comments [0]

It's been a season of change for deans at top business schools in the U.S. Last week Sunil Kumar, Stanford GSB's Professor of Operations, Information, and Technology, was named the new dean of Chicago Booth. According to Robert Zimmer, University of Chicago president, "[Kumar] brings the...

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The MBA Tour: Before, During, & After (Part 1)

By - Aug 10, 08:49 AM   Comments [0]

The Princeton Review is going to teach all you MBAers how to make the best of this exceptional function.  This three pronged article will help prepare you for the tour, cheer you on during it, and pat your back when you’re finished.  So, here it...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 10): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 10, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) 10 business executives and 7 chairmen meet at a conference. If each business executive shakes the hand of every other business executive and every chairman once, and each chairman shakes the hand of each of the business executives but not the other chairmen, how...

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Save 20% on August’s Featured Ebook that Illuminates the Art of the LOR

By - Aug 9, 09:32 AM   Comments [0]

Here's what you may be thinking: Since someone else will be writing your letters of recommendation, you probably don't have to put much thought into that part of your b-school application, right? WRONG! While the actual writing of your letters of recommendation (LORs) may be beyond...

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The Importance of Computer Based Practice

By - Aug 9, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

When prepping for the GMAT, you must be sure to not only prepare for the content that is on the GMAT, but also for the format of the GMAT. While most students realize the importance of the former, the latter must also be considered...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 9): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 9, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If , what is the value of integer ? 1. is divisible by at least 2 prime numbers greater than 2 2. is prime OA and Explanation Verbal (CR) Determining the authenticity of purported pre-Columbian artifacts is never easy. Carbon-14 dating of these artifacts is often...

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Learn how to create a winning audio or video application clip

By - Aug 8, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

You're a creative, innovative person, and you want that to reflect in your grad school, b-school, or college application. You want to create an audio or video application clip, but aren't quite sure how to begin. In a day and age where these clips have...

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NYU Stern 2011 MBA Application Questions, Tips, Deadlines.

By - Aug 6, 23:53 PM   Comments [0]

This NYU Stern 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing 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 tips for answering Stern's essay questions...

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Right Answer / Wrong Question

By - Aug 6, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT is notorious for many reasons. As you continue to study with relevant books and materials, you’ll find that one aspect of the test will continue to frustrate you – getting the correct answer, but not answering the right question. On problem...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 6): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 6, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of the following expression: 1. 2. OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) The medieval scholar made almost no attempt to investigate the anatomy of plants, their mechanisms of growth, nor the ways where each was related to the other. (A) nor the ways...

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