Careers and Salaries for MBAs: Deciding What’s Next

By - Oct 11, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

  Proactive career planning starts with knowing where your path to business school can lead. While it’s most important to make sure you feel personally rewarded in your academic future, we know that prospective careers and salaries will figure prominently in your thinking about the path to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 11)

By - Oct 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math In a sales department the ratio of female employees to male employees was . If after 3 more men were hired, this ratio dropped to , how many employees are there in the sales department now? A. 21 B. 24 C. 36 D. 42 E. 45 Question...

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

By - Oct 10, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen 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. Broad Study Advice Hi Rich, I’ve been studying for some time already and scored...

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Should You Retake The GMAT? [Short Video]

By - Oct 10, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Not sure if you should retake the GMAT? Check out this video for the three key factors to examine when evaluating your GMAT score: Related Resources: • MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA • Low GMAT Score? Don’t Panic…Yet. • GMAT, GRE, SAT, and All Things Test Prep [podcast] This article...

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GMAT Sentence Correction: the “Due To” Mistake

By - Oct 10, 08:24 AM   Comments [0]

This mistake is astonishingly common in spoken English, even among otherwise relatively well-spoken people.  In the six Sentence Correction practice questions below, all the questions contain “due to“: where is it used correctly and where it is wrong?   1) Elysium Field Construction planned to build a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 10)

By - Oct 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math The average (arithmetic mean) of four distinct positive integers is 10. If the average of the smaller two of these four integers is 8, which of the following represents the maximum possible value of the largest integer? A. 12 B. 14 C. 15 D. 16 E. 17 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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MBA-led Startups Meet High Expectations at HBS Incubator

By - Oct 7, 07:51 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB is offering free tuition to admitted MBA students—but there’s one small caveat. Cornell welcomes its newest MBA class, Stanford is gives aspiring MBAs free tuition with a catch, and entrepreneurs face high expectations when applying to HBS Startup Studio. Here is everything that’s...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 7)

By - Oct 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Money is paid into an account in portions of $500 and paid out in portions of $300. If after a month the account grew by $1,200, what is the least possible number of transactions that could have been made? A. 3 B. 4 C. 5 D. 6 E. 7 Question Discussion...

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Why Some High-Scorers Still Retake the GMAT

By - Oct 6, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

This may seem hard for some test-takers to believe, but sometimes even the high-scorers contemplate retaking the exam. It’s not unheard of for someone with a score of 700 – or even higher – to retake the GMAT to see if they can hit a...

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What’s Next for You in Planning for MBA Admissions

By - Oct 6, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

Are you planning for your future career as an MBA? Let’s talk business school. If you’re like a lot of aspiring business school students, this won’t be the first time you’ve heard that phrase—and wondered where you stand on the road to an MBA or specialized business...

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