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How to Clarify Your Goals for Your MBA – and Beyond

By - Nov 5, 15:18 PM   Comments [0]

This post is excerpted from “Let Your Goals Guide You” -- Chapter 1 in MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen. Some applicants may be very clear about either the industry in which they...

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The MBA Tour: 2012 Canadian Conference Schedule

By - Nov 5, 15:11 PM   Comments [0]

Our friends at The MBA Tour are hosting their Canadian MBA conferences this week! Join The MBA Tour at one of the four Canadian cities below to attend one of the annual MBA conferences in your region. Participate in panel discussions led by admission and application...

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Consortium MBA Admissions Committee Interview Available Online

By - Nov 5, 15:04 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to the Consortium MBA panelists (including reps from CMU Tepper, Rochester Simon, Cornell Johnson, and others) for an insightful Q&A. The following excerpt offers important tips into what NOT to do when completing your Consortium MBA application: Linda Abraham: Kurt asked, "Could the member...

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Brainstorming for GMAT AWA

By - Nov 5, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

How do you begin the AWA? Of course, as of June, 2012, there is only one essay, the Argument essay, on the GMAT.  Suppose you are faced with the following AWA Argument prompt (this is the very last prompt listed in the OG13): The following appeared in a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 5): Counting and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many times will the digit 7 be written when listing the integers from 1 to 1000? (A) 110 (B) 111 (C) 271 (D) 300 (E) 304 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives...

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Are You Targeting the Right MBA Program for You?

By - Nov 4, 04:47 AM   Comments [0]

Excerpted from MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools If you are considering adding the prestigious initials “MBA” to your credentials, you are probably like many of the thousands of clients that Accepted.com has worked with over the years:...

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Kellogg MBA Interview with Teresa J. Lo

By - Nov 4, 04:38 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Teresa J. Lo, an MBA candidate at Northwestern Kellogg who is passionate about marketing, traveling, and cooking. Thank you Teresa for sharing your thoughts and experiences with us! This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current...

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Compare and Contrast vs. Pros and Cons on the GMAT

By - Nov 2, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

What is the difference between these two GMAT tasks? Some GMAT Reading Comprehension passages or AWA questions will have a "compare and contrast" type question.  Others will ask us to compare "the pros and cons" or "the benefits and liabilities" or "the advantages and drawbacks" of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 2): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) A plane takes off from a hill at 750 meters above sea level and lands some time later in a town located at 50 meters below sea level. During the first part of its flight, the plane gained height at a rate of 50...

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The Early Bird Gets the Worm…and $100 Back in its Pocket!

By - Nov 1, 14:58 PM   Comments [0]

We’ve said this before and we’ll say it again – the earlier you start work on your applications, the better chance you’ll have of doing an outstanding job and getting accepted. A last-minute application that’s just slapped together will not go unnoticed by the adcom…and...

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