Statistical Significance on the GMAT

By - Nov 9, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is the last post in the series of articles on real-life facts you need to know for GMAT Critical Reasoning. Here's the full list: Economics: Supply and Demand Economics: Labor and Wages Economics: Inflation, unemployment, and interest rates Law: "beyond any reasonable doubt" Statistics: Statistical significance Statistical significance Most research in the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 9): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If ( ), then what is the value of ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $536 total savings @...

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2013 MIT Executive MBA Application Essay Tips

By - Nov 8, 13:13 PM   Comments [2]

This set of essay questions culls those applicants who are agile thinkers; who discern, or even better create connections among disparate elements; and who have the desire and ability to transform ideas into effective action and lead change within a context of flux and uncertainty....

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 8): Algebra and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If and are consecutive positive integers, and: which of the following represents all the possible values of ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep...

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Breakfast with Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria

By - Nov 7, 18:40 PM   Comments [0]

When Nitin Nohria became the Dean of Harvard Business School in July 2010, he identified five priorities that would be addressed as a result of feedback from alumni, corporate leaders, faculty, and other stakeholders. These priorities were innovation, intellectual ambition, internationalization, inclusion, and integration. I recently...

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Make Sure Recommendations are Personal

By - Nov 7, 18:19 PM   Comments [0]

If you are having trouble negotiating with your supervisor to ensure that he/she is putting the proper thought and effort into your application, you are not alone. Because of this asymmetry of power, a junior employee can only do so much to compel his/her supervisor...

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Video, Let’s Get Technical

By - Nov 7, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

Paper application? That’s like, so yesterday. Now you Gen X, Y and Millennial candidates get a chance to wow the admissions committee with your dope multimedia “skillz.” This blog post is excerpted from's special report, Audio & Video in Admissions: Get Ready for Prime...

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GMAT AWA Example Essay

By - Nov 7, 09:00 AM   Comments [2]

See an ideal sample argument essay presented for this AWA prompt.  In the previous post, I demonstrated some brainstorming and identified six objections to this argument.  I then selected three of them as the basis of the essay that follows.  This is one way to go about...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 7): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) In June 2004, GMAT Club, a community of aspiring MBA students, registered 810 new members. How many members from USA and Canada registered in the month of June 2004? 1. In June 2004, the ratio of new members from USA and Canada, Europe and Asia...

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MBA Admissions: Harvard Business School & Finance

By - Nov 6, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Harvard Business School: HBS currently ranks in first place (tied with Stanford) as the best business school, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It was ranked as seventh for finance. Harvard Business School Class of 2014 Profile 8,963...

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