GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 5): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) It takes Jack 2 more hours than Tom to type 20 pages. Working together, Jack and Tom can type 25 pages in 3 hours. How long will it take Jack to type 40 pages? (A) 5 hours (B) 6 hours (C) 8 hours (D) 10 hours (E) 12 hours Question...

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MBA Video Essays: A Conversation with Rotman’s Niki da Silva

By - Sep 4, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

A new era has dawned in the land of MBA admissions. Fewer essays. Shorter word limits. And mandatory video essays – introduced to the admissions scene by Rotman, Canada’s leading MBA program. Want to know more about how the video essays came about, how they work,...

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Now, now. Don’t get angry. Deal. Use writing techniques that convey your message and stay within the word limits. First and foremost, focus. Additionally, poor writing habits can make your writing wordy and flabby; good writing techniques make it powerful and concise. To give your writing...

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New web site!

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The time had come to change the decor at And we did it! We are still working out a few minior kinks, but the dust has mostly settled on our new home. Please come and check out our new look. Why the redesign? We wanted...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 4): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) The train consists of 6 carriages, 20 meters long each. The gap between the carriages is 1 meter. If the train is moving at a constant speed of 60 kmh, how much time will it take the train to run through a 1 kilometer...

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MBA Student Blogger Interview with Backinthebay2015

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We’d like to introduce you to Backinthebay2015, the anonymous author of the blog, Backinthebay2015, and a rising student at Stanford GSB. Backinthebay2015 was accepted to the GSB with deferred admission as a senior in college and has spent the last two years working, exploring, and...

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Upcoming Top MBA Connect 1-2-1 Events

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Meet with representatives from top b-schools in a city near you with QS Connect 1-2-1’s popular information sessions. This is a chance for MBA applicants to meet one-on-one with admissions directors from top local and international business schools. This opportunity will allow you to get to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 3): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Does the curve intersect the Y axis? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more...

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Maximize Your MBA Application: Structuring A Focused Essay

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This is the third post our new series, Maximize Your MBA Application: 5 Tips for Succinct Essays. Follow the series on the blog or download our special report to learn the tips and tricks needed to focus on the critical and trim your essays down...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 2): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) If among 5 children there are 2 siblings, in how many ways can the children be seated in a row so that the siblings do not sit together? (A) 38 (B) 46 (C) 72 (D) 86 (E) 102 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your...

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