Selecting Your Target MBA Program: Business School Facilities

By - Jul 26, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

Deciding to attend business school for two years is no small thing. For most people, it involves a complete change in lifestyle—moving to a new town, living in a different kind of housing, interacting with unfamiliar people, following a new daily schedule and even, in...

Read More

GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 26): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If ( and are nonzero integers), is an integer? 1. is an integer 2. is an integer GMAT Daily Deals Join Kaplan in their Road to Business School. Seminars, meet and greets, and admission advice. Register now! To welcome mbaMission to GMAT...

Read More

Why to Avoid the Word “Methodology” in RC Answers – and Other Tips

By - Jul 25, 09:05 AM   Comments [0]

This article was written by Sean Murphy. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. Sometimes, even as a GMAT teacher, it can be easy to be cynical about Reading Comprehension. “Why bother spending much time teaching ...

Read More

GMAT Data Sufficiency: Three Patterns with Test Day Shortcuts

By - Jul 25, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

In our GMAT prep courses, we recommend that students begin to solve GMAT Data Sufficiency problems at the question stem. The stem often provides vital information, and without understanding the question itself, it’s impossible to accurately evaluate the statements. However, sometimes question stems can...

Read More

The Miraculous 15-Minute ROUGH, ROUGH Draft

By - Jul 25, 05:46 AM   Comments [0]

Anyone who sits down to write always faces the daunting first few moments of staring at the blank computer screen or notebook page.  Even for accomplished novelists or famous journalists, the beginning can be very scary.  And, for someone who hasn’t written...

Read More

GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 25): Counting and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The choir consists of 5 boys and 6 girls. In how many ways can the singers be arranged in a row, so that all the boys are together? Do not differentiate between arrangements that are obtained by swapping two boys or two girls. (A) 120 (B)...

Read More

Very Good Past-Present-Future Tense SC Question

By - Jul 23, 09:19 AM   Comments [0]

This is GMAT Prep help from GMATPill – a leading online GMAT video course Interest rates on mortgages have declined steadily during the first six months of this year but virtually remained unchanged during the next three months. (A) have declined steadily during the first six months...

Read More

How to Apply for the Consortium Fellowship (and Get a Free MBA!)

By - Jul 23, 09:03 AM   Comments [1]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. With all the talk about the intimidating cost of an MBA degree, you may assume that you have to pay for every cent of...

Read More

Wharton 2012 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jul 22, 22:17 PM   Comments [0]

This Wharton 2012 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. Check out the entire 2012 MBA Application Tips series for more valuable...

Read More

Should the business school essays be scrapped?

By - Jul 22, 15:54 PM   Comments [0]

In a post on July 5, 2011, Bloomberg Businessweek associate editor, Louis Lavelle, published an op-ed piece entitled Scrap the B-School Admissions Essay. This post briefly explores the limitations and risks of business school application essays, including ghost writing and plagiarism, and ends by advocating doing...

Read More