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An IE Grad Reflects on Spain, School, and Career Searching

By - Jan 17, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with IE Business School graduate, Allison Holmes, who has lived, studied, and worked throughout the U.S. and Europe. Read on to learn about Allison’s international b-school journey, as well as her thoughts on living in Spain, attending a one-year program, and finding...

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GMAT Study Tip: Try Coffivity

By - Jan 17, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

I've got a quick GMAT study tip for you today. We tell our students to think critically and strategically when approaching problems on the GMAT. So, for those of you who need a cognitive boost or who like a little ambient noise while you’re studying,...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jan 17, 06:40 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share application pros and cons, questions for self-reflection, and their contingency plans if things don’t...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 17): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 17): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two sets are defined as follows: If a number is taken from set at random and another number is taken from set at random, what is the probability that the sum of these numbers is a prime integer? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question...

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CommonBond’s Story: A Revolution in Student Loans

By - Jan 16, 15:20 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the glorious world of applications, admissions, and…well, student loans. CommonBond to the rescue! Meet David Klein and Michael Taormina, Wharton grads and co-founders of this very exciting student loan financing startup. Listen to the full recording of the show to learn about CommonBond, student loans...

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Greatest Assets for Business Owners in 2014

By - Jan 16, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

As the new year gets rolling, it is a good time for business owners (novice and seasoned) to evaluate their business and determine key growing factors for 2014. Since the world is constantly changing, even those who have run their own business for years can...

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How NOT To Study For The GMAT

By - Jan 16, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT students may have heard endless tips about studying for the exam, which is a crucial component of business school applications. Let’s also take a look at what students should avoid when they crack open their prep books.

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Tips for a High GMAT Score

By - Jan 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

You don’t just want to increase your GMAT score, you want to get a high GMAT score, right? You’ve come to the right place. Our veteran teacher Gene Suhir has detailed advice for what sets GMAT high scorers apart from the pack. Take note. Advice for...

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B-School Gender Gap

By - Jan 16, 06:55 AM   Comments [0]

The state of women in business school is a topic that garners frequent attention, and will probably continue to do so until the numbers of female students and professors even out with their male counterparts. Earlier this week, two schools published articles examining the gender gap....

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