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

By - Aug 24, 01:12 AM   Comments [0]

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. Standard Deviation on the GMAT Dear Rich, I was not a business major in college, so I never...

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Simplifying GMAT Exponent Questions

By - Aug 21, 13:33 PM   Comments [0]

Consider the following example: 28 x 46 x 320

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 21)

By - Aug 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Which of the following sets has the standard deviation greater than the standard deviation of set X={-19, -17, -15, -13, -11} A={1, 3, 5, 7, 9} B={2, 4, 6, 8, 10} C={1, -1, -3, -5, -7} A. Set A only B. Set B only C. Set C only D. Sets A, B...

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One of the Toughest Choices You Will Have to Face On Test Day

By - Aug 21, 00:05 AM   Comments [0]

To begin this article, I have to give you some bad news – you’re probably NOT going to get an 800 on the GMAT. Shocking news, I know – but if we pull together, you should be able to survive the horror of that realization....

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Columbia MBA Class Of ’17: More Women, Internationals, U.S. Minorities

By - Aug 20, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School posted its incoming MBA class profile. Here's the scoop: What does the data show? Pretty much steady state with marked improvements in class diversity. And there's both good news and bad from an applicant perspective. The most noteworthy change is a 12.5% increase in the female...

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Average GMAT Score Rises at Elite MBA Program

By - Aug 20, 08:54 AM   Comments [0]

What’s the best way to manage your letter of recommendation writers? Another business school breaks its average GMAT score record, a professor defends the value of MBA rankings, and an admissions consultant offers tips for managing your letter of recommendation writers—let’s dig into the latest headlines...

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 20)

By - Aug 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the product of 6 consecutive integers? (1) The greatest integer is 4 (2) The sequence has both positive and negative integers   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum...

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MBA Application Essays: How to Avoid the Two Common Mistakes

By - Aug 19, 07:42 AM   Comments [0]

On the surface, many applicants to elite MBA programs share similar backgrounds and traits. They are ambitious, driven, accomplished, and have strong academic records and impressive test scores. In short, they are leaders and achievers. But just because candidates share these characteristics doesn’t mean their...

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GMAT Question of the Day (August 19)

By - Aug 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If , what is the value of ? A. B. C. D. E.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas...

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Giving the Admissions Committee Your MBA Elevator Pitch

By - Aug 18, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

What’s your MBA elevator pitch? Imagine that you are standing in the lobby of a large building. You’ve just pushed the button to go up to the 10th floor for an appointment you have in a few minutes. As you wait for the elevator to arrive,...

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