The University of Texas: A Lone Star Education at McCombs School of Business

By - Nov 11, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Everything is big in Texas, including the University of Texas at Austin and the McCombs School of Business. Big resources, big options, and a big future await you there, so read on ahead and learn about the school that might just be your future home...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 11): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is integer even? 1. is even 2. is divisible by Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all online. Save...

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NYU Stern Offers New Scholarship

By - Nov 10, 14:05 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern received a $10 million gift that will go towards a scholarship fund for college seniors who wish to pursue their MBAs at Stern after they graduate. The scholarship is named for the donor, William R. Berkley, NYU alumnus and vice chairman of the...

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Thou Shalt Not Forget Tomorrow’s Webinar!

By - Nov 10, 13:59 PM   Comments [0]

Spaces for tomorrow’s webinar, The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews, are filling up! The webinar will take place TOMORROW (Monday, Nov. 11th) at 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET. Learn how to ace your MBA interview – sign up for The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews...

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Prime Time: Prime Factor Problem Explanation

By - Nov 9, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

As promised, here is the solution to the question in our last post on prime factors. Remember that the goal was to try and break the problem down into more manageable pieces.

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Join Our 2nd Annual Business School Admissions Officer Survey Debrief

By - Nov 9, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Do you wonder what top business school admissions officers really care about when they consider your application? Which factor do admissions committees really think is the most important part of your application? What is it that gives you an edge over the competition? We surveyed top...

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GMAT Question of the Week: Data Sufficiency and Averages – The Explanation

By - Nov 9, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you haven't already, visit our Data Sufficiency practice problem and give it a try on your own before reading the explanation. To get this question correct, you must combine your knowledge of fundamental math concepts with use of the Kaplan Method and strategies for approaching...

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GMAT Question of the Week: Data Sufficiency and Averages

By - Nov 9, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Who's afraid of a little GMAT Data Sufficiency? Not you! Take this one step-by-step to get to the correct answer. We'll post the explanation in a couple days. Happy practicing! Post your answers here in the comments, or on Facebook. Edit: The full explanation has been posted!

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Two Steps To Clarifying Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 17:28 PM   Comments [0]

The biggest question to ask yourself before embarking on GMAT prep and the business school application process is, “What are my career goals?” Once you know your career goals, you can then determine whether you need an MBA to reach them. Business schools care about knowing...

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The Power in Knowing Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

There is tremendous power in knowing what you really want to accomplish in life. The minute you become clear about what your career goal is, you can make it happen. I had the honor of taking Peter Drucker’s management course years ago and remember...

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