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Business Schools Blamed for Tech Skill Crisis

By - Jan 14, 15:04 PM   Comments [0]

Finance and consulting remain leading industries for MBAs, but more emphasis is being placed on tech. Are business schools ignoring the tech revolution? How are Stern graduates faring in the job market? What does the real estate rebound mean for MBAs? Here are the top stories...

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Doing GMAT Critical Reasoning Quickly

By - Jan 14, 09:06 AM   Comments [0]

Many students find GMAT CR challenging.  In addition to learning the individual strategies, there is also the challenging of processing these questions efficiently and not allowing each one to develop into a tremendous time sink.  How does one increase one’s overall speed on GMAT Critical...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 14)

By - Jan 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Among 200 people, 56% like strawberry jam, 44% like apple jam, and 40% like raspberry jam. If 30% of the people like both strawberry and apple jam, what is the largest possible number of people who like raspberry jam but do not like either strawberry...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 13)

By - Jan 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Among 200 people, 56% like strawberry jam, 44% like apple jam, and 40% like raspberry jam. If 30% of the people like both strawberry and apple jam, what is the largest possible number of people who like raspberry jam but do not like either strawberry...

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The Word “However” on the GMAT

By - Jan 12, 18:06 PM   Comments [0]

The word “however” is a tricky word with an interesting history.  First, a couple practice questions in which this word appears. 1) After the merger of Fastco and Celeriton, the CFO of Fastco has been charged with reporting the earnings of the employees of both companies,...

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GMAT Tuesday: Sentence Correction – Complex Subject Verb Agreement

By - Jan 12, 16:56 PM   Comments [0]

Long sentences are all over the GMAT. The sentence correction section loves to bog students down with modifying phrase, absolutes and appositives, to obfuscate the true meaning of the sentence. In this weeks video, I offer some tips for attacking these long sentences so that...

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Land Your Score: Sentence Correction Problems, Part 1

By - Jan 12, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

Why do you want to become a physician and join the medical field?  Welcome to “Land Your Score,” a blog series in which Kaplan instructor Jennifer Land shares key insights and strategies for improving your GMAT performance on Test Day. This week, Jennifer discusses how to...

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How accurate are GMAT practice tests?

By - Jan 12, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

Recently a GMAT student asked me the following question:

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 12)

By - Jan 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If the vertices of a triangle have coordinates , , and where and , what is the area of the triangle? (1) (2) Angle at the vertex is equal...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Jan 11, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat; Rich.C@empowergmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. The 2 Most Recent Official Guides Hi Rich, Is it important to buy official...

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