MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Aug 14, 06:53 AM   Comments [0]

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business announced that David A. Thomas will become Georgetown McDonough’s new Dean and William R. Berkley Chair starting October 1, 2011. One can learn more about Dean Thomas by watching a video that has been posted on...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Prime Factors

By - Aug 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Dealing with prime numbers and prime factors is an essential GMAT skill. Technically it is a skill we learned as early as elementary school/early school age, however just because it was learned in childhood does not mean that these questions are necessarily easy...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 12): Mixture Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) To make lemonade, a recipe requires 4 lemons, 30 ounces of sugar, and 2 pints of water. One can squeeze out 0.4 cups of 5% citric acid from an average lemon. Marta does not have lemons, but wants to make lemonade from 4 cups...

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What the Heck is a Weighted Average?

By - Aug 11, 07:47 AM   Comments [1]

This post was written by Rich Zwelling, one of Knewton's awesome GMAT prep instructors. For more GMAT help, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. If you've done some GMAT preparation already, you've likely come across the concept of "weighted averages." But what does that term really...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Planning for the R1 MBA Deadlines

By - Aug 11, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

Anyone who’s familiar with the MBA application process knows that August moves forward at an accelerated pace, and come September, entire weeks seem to disappear.  To help this year’s Round One applicants avoid the classic time crunch, today’s blog post offers some...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 11): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) 10 business executives and 7 chairmen meet at a conference. If each business executive shakes the hand of every other business executive and every chairman once, and each chairman shakes the hand of each of the business executives but not the other chairmen, how...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Critical Reasoning, Explain Question

By - Aug 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

On the GMAT when you are faced with Critical Reasoning “explain” questions, your task is to identify the two pieces of information that appear to contradict and look for the answer choice that explains why they do not. For practice, try the problem...

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UCLA Anderson 2012 MBA Application Questions, Tips.

By - Aug 10, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

  This UCLA Anderson 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 MBA essay advice....

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Chicago Booth Executive MBA 2012 Admissions Tips

By - Aug 10, 05:49 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago 2012 EMBA Application Essay Questions This 2012 Chicago Booth Executive MBA Admissions tip post is the first in a series of posts providing Executive MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top EMBA programs around the world for the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 10): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (DS) If , what is the value of integer ? 1. is divisible by at least 2 prime numbers greater than 2 2. is prime GMAT Daily Deals Time management is an essential GMAT skill-learn how to manage your time from Manhattan GMAT. Learn more! Get Stacy...

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