Living Globally: London Business School MBA Admissions Q&A

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Guests: Mary Ferreira and Zsuzsanna Bucko, Recruitment & Admissions Managers Date: Wed, Dec. 12, 2012 Time: 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM BST Register Now! Living Globally: London Business School MBA Admissions Q&A Are you wondering what the international MBA experience is like at London Business...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 11): Probability and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) John throws a coin until a series of three consecutive heads or three consecutive tails appears. What is the probability that the game will end after the fourth throw? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag...

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Large Donation Helps Chicago Expand Entrepreneur Center

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Last week, Michael Polsky, Chicago energy entrepreneur, announced that he’d be donating an $8 million gift to the Michael P. Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship, a research center established in 2002 after his initial $7 million donation. The gift will support Chicago Booth’s growing innovation initiatives...

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MBA Admissions: NYU Stern & Finance

By - Dec 10, 14:42 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at NYU Stern currently ranks in 11th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in third place for finance. Stern’s Class of 2014 and Finance 3907 people applied to NYU...

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GMAT Math: Calculating Combinations

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First, a few practice questions.  Remember --- no calculator! 1) A radio station has to choose three days of the seven in a week to broadcast a certain program, and that set will repeat each week.  The program can be broadcast equally on any of the seven...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 10): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) A steamer going upstream would cover the distance between town A and town B in 4 hours and 30 minutes. If the same steamer going downstream would cover the distance between the towns in 3 hours, how long would it take a raft moving...

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Interview with Jon Hodge

By - Dec 9, 03:03 AM   Comments [0]

For this week’s episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, we interviewed Jon Hodge of Strictly English. Check out the full recording to hear our great conversation about test prep, the latest technology in test-taking and more! 00:29:00 - Introducing Jon Hodge, founder and owner of Strictly...

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Specialized Business MS Degrees on the Rise

By - Dec 9, 02:11 AM   Comments [0]

A Bloomberg Businessweek article talks about the increase in Master’s programs in specialized business fields. With Maryland’s Smith School of Business as a pioneer (about to open its fifth specialized MS program in 20013), other b-schools are quickly following suit and “riding on the wave...

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GMAT Grammar: Appositive Phrases

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Friends, Romans, countrymen: it is time to learn about appositive phrases!  But first, a practice sentence. 1. Being America's national bird, the Bald Eagle has little natural predators like the Great Horned Owl, and their population dwindling to almost nothing up to the point of DDT being...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 7): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) If is a positive integer, is an integer? 1. 2. is a positive integer (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep: 99th percentile instructors, 90+ cities worldwide and $865 total savings...

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