MBA Essay Questions: The Jokers

By - Oct 12, 19:32 PM   Comments [0]

What should you do if you have to answer a question with no question? No guidelines? No direction?It's wide open. You have wildcard. A joker. Watch this video to learn how best to play that colorful card. [youtube][/youtube]   Have more questions about writing great MBA essays? Review MBA...

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MBA Dictionary: How To Talk Like a CEO, Part 2

By - Oct 12, 13:33 PM   Comments [0]

In the second MBA Dictionary post, we cover 16 more corporate and academic terms you should know if you want to fit in in the boardroom and understand your CEO’s jokes. At the same time, make sure not to overuse them, or you’ll...

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Determining Your Trajectory up the GMAT Mountain: Developing a GMAT Study Plan, Pt. 1

By - Oct 12, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

This article, written by Abby Pelcyger and Stacey Koprince, was adapted from our upcoming book, The GMAT Roadmap: Expert Advice Through Test Day. The full book will be available mid-November.  Find more study tips on our blog. These days, almost everyone preps for the GMAT—but surprisingly...

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Online MBA Rankings – 2011 & 2012

By - Oct 12, 07:00 AM   Comments [1]

Upon several requests, we have compiled the online MBA rankings, which actually is much harder to figure out than regular Full Time MBA Rankings. Why Get an Online MBA? There are not many reasons to get an Online MBA as the in-person experience is much more rewarding...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 12): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) How many five-digit numbers can be formed using the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 which are divisible by 3, without repeating the digits? (A) 15 (B) 96 (C) 120 (D) 181 (E) 216 GMAT Daily Deals Revolution Prep offers a full GMAT online course for only $200 when...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 11): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) One fisherman was telling his friends that he caught a fish that had a 60 foot long head. It also had a tail that was as long as the fish's head and a half of its body. Finally, the body was half the size...

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Puritans and Parallelism on GMAT SC

By - Oct 10, 13:32 PM   Comments [0]

Recently, I wrote about how some students place too great an emphasis on memorizing grammar rules. This misplaced emphasis can cause those students to eliminate answer choices that are grammatically and logically correct. Let’s look at a sample problem: Jean-Michel Basquiat, who was...

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Consortium 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 10, 05:41 AM   Comments [0]

Consortium 2012 MBA Application Essay Questions My comments are in blue. This year’s core application questions are identical to last year’s, and I’ve posted their guidelines from 2009 as well below:* The following essay questions provide us with an opportunity to evaluate your strengths...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 10): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Which set(s) has the greatest standard deviation? 1. Set 1 consisting of 10 digits 2. Set 2 consisting of 10 first positive consecutive even numbers 3. Set 3 consisting of 10 first primes (A) set 1 (B) set 2 (C) set 3 (D) set 1 and 2 (E) set 1, 2, and...

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Indiana Kelley 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 9, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

Indiana Kelley 2012 MBA Essay Questions Your essays will give us an idea of your personality, perspectives, and opinions and will let us know how closely your professional objectives match the objectives of the MBA program. All applicants must answer essay number 1. You must also choose...

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