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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 24): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which set(s) has the greatest standard deviation? 1. Set 1 consisting of 10 digits 2. Set 2 consisting of 10 first positive consecutive even numbers 3. Set 3 consisting of 10 first primes (A) set 1 (B) set 2 (C) set 3 (D) set 1 and 2 (E) set 1, 2, and...

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Michigan Ross MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 23, 15:17 PM   Comments [0]

Michigan Ross is a program that emphasizes learning both inside and outside the classroom, and is seeking candidates that are intellectually curious and able to accomplish their goals. At the same time, fit is a crucial part of the Ross evaluation process and Ross wants...

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Writing About Your Experiences Abroad

By - Sep 23, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve done it – you studied, worked, or volunteered abroad and now you want to include part of this in your personal statement. Maybe you want to show that you’ve experienced a different culture or that you’ve managed to go outside of your comfort zone....

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Georgetown McDonough 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 23, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough, the top MBA program at the intersection of business and government, takes advantage of its Washington D.C. location, its connections to the greater Georgetown University community, and its Jesuit roots while at the same time time focusing on the global nature of twenty-first...

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Snag Your Stanford GSB Class of 2017 Seat

By - Sep 23, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re aiming to attend Stanford GSB or another top 10 MBA program in 2015, then you’ll want to view our most recent webinar, Get Accepted to Stanford Graduate School of Business. In her presentation, Linda Abraham, CEO & Founder of Accepted.com, offers advice on how...

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IESE’s New Course in Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship

By - Sep 23, 07:24 AM   Comments [0]

Spain’s IESE Business School has introduced a new MBA course in “Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship” that explores the connection between social and financial objectives. A total of 72 MBA students are participating in the inaugural class, where they will have the chance to work directly...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 23): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Are integers , , and consecutive? 1. equals the arithmetic mean of and 2. For the correct answer, please drag your mouse over the hidden text. Explanation is linked below. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse...

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Wharton School MBA Class of 2016 Profile

By - Sep 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has just posted the MBA Class of 2016 profile, and here is a snap shot of a few of the more interesting data points: 40% Women 31% International students 30% US students of color Mean overall GMAT: 728 Average work experience: 5 years 45% Undergrad...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler’s History of Sustainable Enterprise

By - Sep 22, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School is celebrating its 15th anniversary as a global leader in sustainable enterprise. The school began its focus on the triple-bottom-line approach – measuring success in terms of financial profitability, ecological integrity and social equity – in 1999. It...

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How to tackle Critical Reasoning boldface text

By - Sep 22, 05:58 AM   Comments [0]

Every once in a while, students ask me how to tackle Boldface questions in the Critical Reasoning section. They ask, should I read all the statements? It takes a lot of time and I forget the first sentence when I reach the last.

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