Wharton Dean Says ‘Change is Good’

By - Nov 28, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

Like many top MBA programs, University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has seen a shift in the career focus of its students. Until just a few years ago, a quarter of Wharton MBAs went to work in investment banking. That figure is closer to 13% of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 28): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Each shelf of a bookcase contains 24 books. If the librarian took out 42 books and rearranged the remaining books so that all shelves but one contained 16 books and the last shelf contained 22 books, how many shelves does the bookcase have? (A) 4 (B)...

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NUS: A Small but Mighty Academic Powerhouse in Asia

By - Nov 27, 15:31 PM   Comments [0]

The National University of Singapore is was recently ranked #2 for two-year international MBA programs by Forbes. The program is a rising star in the financial center of Singapore. Listen to the full recording of our highly informative conversation with Professor Nitin Pangarkar and Ms. Wai...

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By - Nov 27, 09:28 AM   Comments [0]

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GMAT Reading Comprehension Practice Series: Sample Questions

By - Nov 27, 07:00 AM   Comments [4]

You've analyzed a GMAT Reading Comprehension passage, and now you can use that analysis to efficiently work through GMAT questions and gain points more quickly and reliably. Again, here's the passage with topic, scope, purpose, and passage map: The 1950s saw the emergence of the theory...

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Traversing Averages

By - Nov 27, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post will discuss a tip for calculating averages on the GMAT. The average of a list of consecutive integers is the average of any equidistant pair of integers around the median.

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Strong Employment Rates Reported for 2013 MBA Grads

By - Nov 27, 05:09 AM   Comments [1]

In a September poll of the job market conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council, 90% of the MBA Class of 2013 indicated they were employed. GMAC reports this figure is six percentage points above the 2009 employment rate, but down a tick from the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 27): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many integers are divisible by 3 between and inclusive? (A) 6 (B) 7 (C) 8 (D) 9 (E) 10 (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals thanks to...

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CMU Tepper Receives $67 Million Gift

By - Nov 26, 13:56 PM   Comments [1]

According to a Carnegie Mellon University press release last week, benefactor and class of 1982 alumnus, David A. Tepper, donated an additional $67 million to CMU “to create a major new academic hub that will further strengthen collaboration among CMU’s schools and colleges.” The hub...

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Oxford Said 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 26, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

This program packs a lot into its one year, including a lot of team and group work. Therefore, it needs students who can quickly connect and form working relationships (and hopefully personal relationships). Also, its short duration means there is not time for creative soul...

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