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Tips for Executive MBA Reapplicants

By - Mar 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you have been rejected from an Executive MBA program, it often comes down to one of three reasons (or combination thereof): 1) Your academic record was not strong enough to convince the admissions committee you could handle the rigor of an EMBA program, 2) Your work...

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An Inside Look at INSEAD

By - Mar 10, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

INSEAD. The place where graduates speak three languages. And where 40% of graduates go into consulting. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Pejay Belland, Director of Marketing, Admissions & Financial Aid at INSEAD, for great insights into the program and tips that applicants to...

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How to relax while taking the GMAT

By - Mar 10, 07:49 AM   Comments [0]

How long can you hold your breath? That might seem like an odd question. Unless you have small children or spend a lot of time under water, this issue probably doesn’t come up too often.

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GMAT Problem Solving: Tips for Roman Numeral Questions

By - Mar 10, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

It's finally time! You've waited all weekend for it, and we're finally going to share the solution, and more importantly, helpful tips for dealing with GMAT Roman Numeral questions. If you didn't see Friday's practice question, take a look now: GMAT Problem Solving Roman Numeral Question If x,...

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Economist Ranks MBA Programs for Networking Potential

By - Mar 10, 05:59 AM   Comments [0]

One metric of the Economist‘s annual ranking of business schools is the potential to network, which is arguably the most valuable aspect of the MBA experience. This sub-ranking aggregates, with equal weights, scores for: ratio of alumni to current students; number of countries (other than home...

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Preparing Early and What Happens if You Don’t

By - Mar 10, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone knows that preparing early is the key to success. And we also know (all too well) what can happen when we don’t. Take, for example, the following scenarios:   BLACK FRIDAY   Prepared Unprepared   EXTREME COUPONING   Prepared Unprepared   THE RELEASE OF A NEW APPLE PRODUCT   Prepared Unprepared   THE OLYMPICS   Prepared Unprepared   AN INTERVIEW   Prepared Unprepared   FINALS   Prepared Unprepared   CASUAL FRIDAY   Prepared Unprepared   A CHICAGO WINTER   Prepared Unprepared   AND, OF COURSE, APPLYING...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Mar 10): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Mar 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which expression has the greatest value? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (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 $351...

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INSEAD Deadlines for January 2015 Intake

By - Mar 7, 15:19 PM   Comments [0]

The INSEAD MBA program has posted the deadlines  for the January 2015 intake. Round 1 Deadline: March 21, 2014 Interview Notification: April 25, 2014 Final Decision Notification: June 6, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: May 28, 2014 Interview Notification: June 27, 2014 Final Decision Notification: August 8, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: July 25, 2014 Interview Notification: September...

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GMAT Problem Solving: Roman Numeral Questions

By - Mar 7, 08:00 AM   Comments [2]

Have you seen these problems as you study for the GMAT? You know the ones I'm talking about - they have so many components that you put up a mental block almost the second you see them. And to add insult to injury, they increase...

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How is your GMAT score calculated?: Part III

By - Mar 7, 06:53 AM   Comments [0]

In the last two articles, we outlined how the GMAT is scored and discussed what an adaptive exam is.

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