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Spring Study Tips for the GMAT

By - Mar 20, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Today is the Vernal Equinox in the northern hemisphere. This marks the beginning of spring, which is a great time for change and celebration - and for us to share some study tips for the GMAT. Springtime Studies When we think of the spring, we think of...

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B-School Opens Doors to Entrepreneurship, New Survey Shows

By - Mar 20, 05:36 AM   Comments [0]

More than 1 in 10 business school alumni are self-employed, and the longer they’ve been out of business school the more likely they are to have taken an entrepreneurial career path, says a worldwide survey of nearly 21,000 business school alumni from the classes of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 20): Probability and Critical Reasoning

By - Mar 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) There are 6 cards numbered from 1 to 6. They are placed into a box, and then one is drawn and put back and then another card is drawn and put back. What is the probability that one of the cards was 5 if...

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Are You Ready for Chicago Booth’s Round 3 Deadline?

By - Mar 19, 09:24 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth round 3 deadline is coming right up on April 3. Want to be sure that you've approached Booth’s application questions efficiently and intelligently? Check out the video recording of our recent webinar, The Chicago Booth Challenge: How to Get Accepted in 2014, in which...

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Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?

By - Mar 19, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

The point of this article is not to tell you that you shouldn’t engage in disorderly conduct, petty theft, or other minor (or major) infractions (though you really shouldn’t…); what we want to discuss here is how you should overcome the obstacle of a criminal...

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How to Get Accepted in 2015: FREE WEBINAR!

By - Mar 19, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

That’s right – we’re already talking about 2015 MBA applications! You may feel like you’ve got loads of time, but believe me…you’ve got loads to do! We’d like to help you start out on the right foot by inviting you to our upcoming live webinar, Get...

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GMAT boldface type questions

By - Mar 19, 06:41 AM   Comments [0]

What do boldface type questions and a chameleon have in common? A chameleon is the master of disguise in the animal kingdom. And the boldface parts of GMAT questions can seem to morph into something they are not.

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 19): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Mar 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Robert can eat a 20 kg. bag of potatoes in 10 days. He and his wife Jane can eat the same bag in 7 days. How many days does it take Jane to eat a 20 kg. bag of potatoes by herself? (A) (B) (C)...

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US News Specialization Rankings

By - Mar 19, 01:49 AM   Comments [0]

In addition to its general ranking of the top U.S. MBA programs published last week, US News also posted specialization rankings of the top programs in various categories. Here are the top three programs for each category: Accounting 1- University of Texas—Austin (McCombs) 2- University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) 3-...

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Martoma: a Lesson for MBA Applicants on Owning Up to Mistakes

By - Mar 18, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this month, Stanford Graduate School of Business made the unprecedented move of nullifying the MBA degree of Mathew Martoma, the SAC Capital Advisors LP employee convicted of insider trading. For those unfamiliar with the education angle of the story, Martoma was expelled from Harvard Law School...

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