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Yale SOM 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jul 1, 14:45 PM   Comments [0]

Yale SOM has shortened the essay portion of its application. Whether following a trend or independently deciding to reduce the essay requirements, this year's essays require you to focus on the stories not told by your resume, transcript and GMAT score. My tips are in blue. Yale...

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Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with Chris Ryan

By - Jul 1, 14:35 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the fifth episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, a biweekly podcast about what’s new, thought-provoking, and useful in the world of graduate admissions! For advice, insight, and info, check out the full audio of our great conversation with Chris Ryan: 00:24:50 – Meet Chris Ryan,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 29): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Jun 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) A rectangle is inscribed in a circle of radius 5. Is the area of the rectangle bigger than 48 ? 1. The ratio of the lengths of sides of the rectangle is 3:4 2. The difference between the lengths of sides of the rectangle is smaller...

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Wharton School MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 28, 10:34 AM   Comments [1]

The University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has published the new essay questions for applicants seeking a space in the class of 2015, along with a new brand position: Knowledge for Action. This essay set focuses on your knowledge of Wharton. As the front page of...

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Cornell’s Johnson School Releases Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Jun 28, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

The Johnson School at Cornell University has announced the deadlines and essay prompts for the 2012-2013 full-time MBA application cycle. Round 1 Deadline: October 17, 2012 Notification: December 19, 2012 Round 2 Deadline: November 28, 2012 Notification: February 20, 2013 Round 3 Deadline: January 30, 2013 Notification: April 3, 2013 Round 4 Deadline: March 27, 2013 Notification:...

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MIT Sloan Announces 2012-2013 Deadlines, Essay Topics

By - Jun 28, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

The MIT Sloan School of Management has posted the two rounds of deadlines and two essay prompts for the 2012-2013 MBA application season. Round 1 Deadline: October 24, 2012 Notification: January 29, 2013 Round 2 Deadline: December 27, 2012 Notification: April 2, 2013 Essays In each of the essays, MIT Sloan asks applicants...

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Introducing Magoosh’s Free GRE Video Lesson iPhone and Android Apps

By - Jun 28, 02:57 AM   Comments [0]

Magoosh recently launched a new on-the-go way of prepping for the GRE – GRE video lesson apps available for iPhones and Androids. The program is FREE to download, and if you already have a premium account with Magoosh, then you'll be able to log in...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: W is for Waitlist

By - Jun 28, 02:50 AM   Comments [0]

5 Secrets to Advancing from Waitlist Limbo You probably have mixed emotions about being waitlisted. On the one hand, you weren't dinged and you still have a chance of gaining acceptance to your top choice school. On the other hand, you haven't been accepted yet, which...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 28): Counting and Sentence Correction

By - Jun 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many integers between 18 and 70 inclusive are divisible by either 7 or 9 but not both? (A) 11 (B) 12 (C) 13 (D) 14 (E) 15 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT: 36 hours of...

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Five Crucial Tips for Reapplicants

By - Jun 27, 20:32 PM   Comments [0]

 By the Amerasia Consulting Group This time of year, we get a huge number of inquiries from students gearing up for the reapplication process.  This makes sense, as this subset of students is often driven to succeed, still hurting from the sting of getting rejection letters,...

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