Dr. Douglas Stayman Shares the Scoop on Cornell Tech NYC

By - Aug 22, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York wanted to create a high tech center in the good, old Big Apple. He asked for bids to develop this center on Roosevelt Island, a small island in the East River. Cornell University in partnership with the Technion of...

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Heads Up: Price Increase Ahead

By - Aug 22, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

We just wanted to give you a head's up that we'll be slightly increasing our prices September 1. So what does this mean for you? It means that you've got until August 31, 2013 to lock in a service at the current, low rate. Browse our...

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Quick Fixes To Improve Your MBA Application

By - Aug 22, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Here are five quick fixes that could every easily move your application from a ‘maybe’ to a ‘yes.’ 1) THIS IS NOT THE TIME FOR HO-HUM.  Applying to b-school is not the time to “blend.” The goal is to stand out, for all the things that are...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 22): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 22, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two payment schemes are available for customers in the N'K store. The first scheme includes a downpayment of 20% of the purchase price and 10 monthly payments of 10% each. The second includes a downpayment of 10% and 20 monthly payments of 8% each....

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Simplify Your Approach on GMAT Critical

By - Aug 21, 11:46 AM   Comments [1]

Students generally either love or hate GMAT Critical Reasoning questions. There’s usually not much middle ground. If you fall into the latter category, I’m about to make your life a while lot easier. The Key to Critical Reasoning GMAT CR questions test your ability to think critically...

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Northwestern Kellogg MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 21, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Fit is a crucial aspect to demonstrate in your Kellogg MBA application. The close-knit community values leadership and teamwork. At the same time, diversity in experience, background and thought is valued among the developing leaders of Kellogg. Doing your research on the programs, activities, clubs,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 21): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If each expression under the square root is greater than or equal to 0, what is ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved...

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“I’m Smart, Really I Am!” How to Prove Character Traits in Essays

By - Aug 20, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

When you write an application essay or statement of purpose, you’re trying to accomplish several goals at once: You are trying to prove your worthiness to be accepted to your target school, while also trying to impress upon the adcom that you have desirable character...

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UCLA Anderson 2014 Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Aug 20, 11:52 AM   Comments [0]

The advice that UCLA Anderson provides below is excellent, not just for Anderson’s essays, but for most MBA essays. Read it carefully. My tips are in blue below. Your essays are the primary way for you to share your perspectives and plans with the admissions committee....

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Kellogg Adds Video Essay Component

By - Aug 20, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

The upcoming MBA admissions season is full of change, as several schools sharply reduce the number of essay questions or word count, require fewer letters of recommendation, and get creative with their application requirements. Though an official announcement is still forthcoming, the MBA website Poets &...

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