Knewton Video On Demand: Two Ways to Strengthen a Critical Reasoning Argument

By - Mar 1, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

// In this video, Dave and Jen provide an introduction to “strengthen” questions on the GMAT Critical Reasoning section. As Dave and Jen explain, there are two main ways for an answer choice to strengthen an argument presented in a CR question stem: Validate an assumption...

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Knewton Video On Demand: Intro to the Most Common GMAT Critical Reasoning Questions

By - Feb 26, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

// In this video, Jen and Dave break down the three most common question types on the GMAT Critical Reasoning section: Weakening, Strengthening, and Assumption questions. They start by covering the structure that underlies all three question types, then show you two strategies for dealing with...

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Knewton RC Challenge: Efficient Market Hypothesis (with video explanation!)

By - Feb 22, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Dense, technical passages can be especially tough on the GMAT. Here’s an example of an RC question that over 50% of students miss. Try it out for yourself, then check out the video explanation at the bottom of the post for a full explanation. Ready? Get...

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MBA Life on Youtube: NYU Stern Students Do Business in Italy

By - Feb 20, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

Warning: this installment in our Youtube MBA tour may make a you a little jealous. The video, from NYU Stern, showcases a trip a group of MBA students took to learn first-hand about the luxury marketing industry — in Italy. This video is proof of some...

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MBA Life on Youtube: “Understanding Power” at Stanford GSB

By - Feb 19, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

The last post in our MBA Life on Youtube series took you inside the HBS Case Method. This video, entitled “Power: Why Some People Have it and Others Don’t,” comes from Jeffrey Pfeffer, a Professor at Stanford GSB. Not only is the topic interesting, but for...

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MBA Life on Youtube: Inside the HBS Case Method

By - Feb 18, 12:51 PM   Comments [0]

As Andy wrote about a while back, business schools post a lot of amazing resources online for aspiring MBAs to learn about their offerings. Harvard Business School has some great videos on its Youtube channel that walk students through the HBS approach to an MBA...

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Happy Chinese New Year! 12 Proverbs for GMAT Success

By - Feb 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

As those who follow the Chinese Zodiac know, we have officially entered the Year of the Rabbit. If you were born in 1975 or 1987, then this is your year. I don’t know how much you believe in horoscopes and astrology, so I won’t bother...

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Knewton Video: GMAT Ratios 101

By - Feb 15, 11:13 AM   Comments [0]

// In the fifth and final installment of Knewton’s Intro to GMAT Quant Lesson, expert teachers Jess and Rich give you a chance to try out some tricky Data Sufficiency questions involving ratios. They’ll also talk about proportions, and give you a list of common...

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Knewton Video: Intro to Fractions on the GMAT

By - Feb 14, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

In the fourth installment of our Intro to GMAT Quant Lesson, Knewton teachers Jess and Rich give you a solid introduction to fractions on the GMAT. Get (re)acquainted with proper and improper fractions, mixed numbers, and reciprocals, and learn the best way to compare and...

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Knewton Video: Percentages, Ratios, and Decimals

By - Feb 13, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

// In part three of Knewton’s Intro to GMAT Quant lesson, Jess and Rich provide a primer on percentages, ratios, and decimals on the GMAT. If it’s been a while since you’ve tackled math problems, this review will give you exactly what you...

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