GMAT & The Real World: Critical Reasoning Flaws & Entrepreneurship

By - Dec 18, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Maybe you heard about (or read) a recent story in the Washington Post entitled: Are business schools graduating the wrong leaders? If so, the GMAT may be to blame. Hopefully you’ve been watching my blog series on this story, and tracking the various critical reasoning...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 18): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Does the curve intersect the axis? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals thanks...

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Approaching the Diversity Essay Question

By - Dec 17, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

Many applications now have a question, sometimes optional, geared to encouraging people with minority backgrounds or unusual educational or family histories to write about their background. If you are an immigrant to the US, the child of immigrants or someone whose ethnicity is a minority...

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Do’s and Dont’s for Test Day

By - Dec 17, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

Here are a few do’s and don’ts for the 24-48 hours before your test: Day before the test:

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MBA Interview Tips

By - Dec 17, 11:18 AM   Comments [0]

As the application season progresses and round 1 deadlines are behind us, many MBA candidates are receiving interview invitations. Below are some Aringo tips for doing well on the MBA interviews. Following the initial screening of applicants, most leading business schools invite candidates to the “second...

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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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