- Jun 28, 02:18 AM   Comments [0]

A beautiful campus in the heart of Silicon Valley. An entrepreneurial mindset. Gorgeous Northern California weather. All the cultural offerings of the SF Bay Area. And…you? Will you be at Stanford GSB next year? If you’re preparing to apply, don’t miss our upcoming webinar, Get Accepted to...

# GMAT Question of the Day (June 28)

- Jun 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math One filter decreases the concentration of harmful substances in water by half. If water that contains less than 0.1 percent of harmful substances is considered clean, how many filters are required to clean 200 liters of water containing 0.5 liters of harmful substances ? A. 2 B....

# MBA Campus Visit in Summer: Is it Worth Doing?

- Jun 27, 23:27 PM   Comments [0]

Would you purchase a new car without a test drive? Would you buy a house without a walk-through? Of course not. The same holds true for an MBA education. This huge investment of time and money requires first-hand observation -- before investing your hopes, dreams...

# This Blog Post Contains a Special EMPOWERgmat Discount Code

- Jun 27, 09:59 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com As we’re nearing the end of June, many Business School applicants are just beginning their GMAT studies (or are deep into their current study plans). To celebrate the approaching middle-of-the-year and all of the study activity that will be taking place...

# Prove You’re MBA Material

- Jun 27, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

Many business school applicants worry that they don’t have a strong enough quantitative background to be accepted into a top program. If your entire career has been spent in marketing, for example, how can you convince an admissions committee that you’ll be able to handle...

# GMAT Question of the Day (June 27)

- Jun 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If set consists of all positive two-digit integers divisible by 3, what is the mean of ? A. 52.0 B. 54.0 C. 54.5 D. 55.5 E. 56.0   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99...

# 6 Ways to Prepare for Your Compelling MBA Goals Essay

- Jun 26, 23:33 PM   Comments [0]

Most schools ask why you want an MBA and why you want it from this school. And really, even if they didn’t ask you, you should still ask yourself. Before you invest the time and money in an MBA, you should know the answers to...

# EMBA Life, EMBA Support: A Talk with Sam from Cornell

- Jun 26, 23:26 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Sam Panini, a student at Cornell. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where...

# MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA

- Jun 26, 23:08 PM   Comments [0]

Explaining a low GPA can be difficult and it requires you to examine your GPA’s trend. 3 Scenarios Scenario A – 3.0 GPA, upward trend You goofed off for your first few semesters and didn’t weigh the consequences. You failed some classes and started out with an embarrassingly low...

# The 4 Biggest Mistakes People Make on the GRE (And How to Avoid Them!)

- Jun 26, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

Plato famously said that “courage is knowing what not to fear.” On the GRE, it can be equally said that a big part of success is knowing what not to do. Much is taught in articles like this about things you should do to boost...