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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 21): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Feb 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If a portion of a half water/half alcohol mix is replaced with 25% alcohol solution, resulting in a 30% alcohol solution, what percentage of the original alcohol was replaced? (A) 3% (B) 20% (C) 66% (D) 75% (E) 80% Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag...

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Your audience is not the “Adcom”

By - Feb 20, 18:27 PM   Comments [0]

By the Amerasia Consulting Group One question that we get a lot from clients is "what does the adcom want to hear?"  Not only is this the wrong way to approach the process in terms of being an authentic, introspective, and interesting candidate, but it also...

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Absolute Phrases on the GMAT

By - Feb 20, 09:00 AM   Comments [3]

It is not uncommon for test takers, when sloughing through the thicket of GMAT Sentence Correction questions to find themselves scratching their heads over a tricky little grammar conundrum known as  an absolute phrase. What exactly are absolute phrases you ask? Well, before we dive into definitions and...

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2013 London Business School Masters in Management Adcom Interview Available!

By - Feb 20, 02:39 AM   Comments [0]

Are you confused about the difference between London Business School’s MBA and its Masters in Management (MiM)? Are you considering applying for the MiM program but have questions about the program’s curriculum, student life, job prospects, etc.? Are you looking for winning tips on how...

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MBA Admissions: NYU Stern & International Business

By - Feb 20, 02:35 AM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at NYU Stern currently ranks in 11th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 6th place for international business. Stern’s Class of 2014 and International Business 3907 people applied...

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Stanford Sloan Master’s Program 2013 Application Essay Questions and Tips

By - Feb 20, 02:30 AM   Comments [0]

These three straightforward questions are comprehensive and wide ranging. They give the Stanford Sloan MiM adcom both factual information about you such as your current work responsibilities, your goals, and details of your work experiences, and also insight into your thought process, self-evaluation skills, and...

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

By - Feb 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) In preparation for the Olympics, a group of five women is participating in a 400 meter race. What is the probability that either Jenny or Sally will win this race? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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Tuck MBA Student Blogger Interview: MBA Boy’s Journey

By - Feb 19, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

We decided to follow up with some of our past MBA blogger interviewees to see where their admissions journey brought them. Next up in our series is Joshua Feng, also known as MBA Boy, author of the blog MBA Applicationland,” and first year student at...

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MBA Admissions: Duke Fuqua & Nonprofit Management

By - Feb 19, 07:14 AM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Duke Fuqua currently ranks in 12th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 7th place for nonprofit management. Duke Fuqua’s Class of 2014 and Management The class of...

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UCLA Anderson FEMBA (Fully Employed MBA) 2013 Essay Tips

By - Feb 19, 07:03 AM   Comments [0]

This set of essays will elicit a well-rounded view of applicants but requires you to be succinct. Pay attention to the tone as well as the content of the questions – there is an immediacy and directness that can be a model for the tone...

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