Blog

GMAT Labor and Wages

By - Oct 26, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is the second post in the series of articles on real-life facts you need to know for GMAT Critical Reasoning. Here's the full list (we'll update it with links as we go!): Economics: Supply and Demand Economics: Labor and Wages Economics: Inflation, unemployment, and interest rates Law: "beyond any...

Read More

USC Marshall Launches New Master of Business for Veterans Program

By - Oct 26, 03:40 AM   Comments [0]

University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business created a new master’s in business program this year for military veterans. According to the Marshall website, the Master of Business for Veterans (MBV) is designed for “military veterans, active military and active duty military, who wish...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

Debate Calls into Question the Value of the MBA

By - Oct 26, 03:22 AM   Comments [0]

Is the MBA an empty status symbol? Is it a waste of time and money? Is it truly necessary to invest money in learning how to be an entrepreneur? Or does the degree carry actual weight – for entrepreneurs and other businesspeople? How good a...

Tags: , . Read More

GMAT Volume Hits All-Time High

By - Oct 26, 03:15 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent GMAC press release, GMAT exam volume hit a record high for the 2012 testing year, with 286,529 GMAT tests taken and 831,337 scores sent to graduate level business and management programs. The new Integrated Reasoning (IR) section, which was introduced in...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 26): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Oct 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) On the coordinate graph, a circle is centered at the point (3, 3). If the radius of the circle is , and there is a square inscribed into the circle cutting it into 5 regions, what is the area of the segment...

Read More

MBA Applicant Blogger Interview: Amar’s Journey

By - Oct 25, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is Amar Naik, an MBA applicant who writes at Journey of Low GMATer and posts beautiful photography at Outreach. Please enjoy reading about Amar’s experience as an Indian IT male. Thanks Amar! Accepted: First, can you...

Tags: , , , . Read More

Interview with Anna Runyan

By - Oct 25, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

For this week’s episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, we interviewed Anna Runyan of Classy Career Girl blog. Check out the full recording to hear our great conversation about networking, student debt, classy career guys, and more. 00:23:08 – Introducing Anna Runyan, founder of Classy Career...

Tags: , . Read More

Aligning Your Resume with Your Graduate Application Essays

By - Oct 25, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

MBA and other graduate school applicants frequently submit a resume with their applications. Many schools require it, and some schools, such as Columbia Business School, even specify a given format. The resume not only will present a valuable context for your other materials, but it...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 25): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Oct 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is divisible by ? 1. 2. is an even prime number Question Discussion & Explanation (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Correct Answer - B - GMAT Daily Deals Save $350 via GMAT Club on Manhattan GMAT. Providing students w/ skills & strategies...

Read More

Ross Essay Questions Analysis 2012-2013

By - Oct 24, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

1. Introduce yourself to your future Ross classmates in 100 words or less. Undoubtedly, introducing yourself in 100 words is a daunting task. It is a test of your thinking and writing skills, a test of how concisely you can describe yourself. To brainstorm ideas, you...

Read More