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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Dec 13, 22:01 PM   Comments [0]

Once again, we’re back to check in with what some of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz bloggers have been up to lately as we roll full-steam ahead into the holiday season, round two deadlines, and, for some applicants, the dreaded waitlist. From thoughts on conquering essays...

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MBA Hiring 2013 Looking Up – Specialized Master’s on Fire!

By - Dec 13, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

According to a GMAC press release, employers are expressing early optimism for 2013 MBA hiring. Here are some of the key findings of the GMAC’s 2012 Year-End Poll of Employers, which includes responses from over 200 employers who hire students from graduate business programs: 76% of...

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MBA Interview Must-Know #2: You

By - Dec 13, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

You. You are the first topic you need to know. After all, the interview will be about you. What do you want to do after your MBA? Why do you want to attend this program? When have you demonstrated the qualities this school appreciates, the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 13): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep has significant savings via GMAT Club along w/ great bonus material. 90+ locations worldwide. Details! Get a free profile evaluation from...

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The Second-Round Rush

By - Dec 12, 18:39 PM   Comments [0]

For some reason, Thanksgiving weekend in America tends to signal the beginning of the rush toward second-round business school application deadlines. Many candidates who are just contemplating their MBA applications tend to call us and ask, “How many schools can I apply to at this...

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GMAT Math: Midpoints and Parallel vs. Perpendicular lines

By - Dec 12, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

First, a few practice questions. 1) Line A has the equation 3x + y = 7.  Which of the following lines is perpendicular to Line A? y = 3x + 4 y = –3x – 6 y = (1/3)x – 1 y = (–1/3)x + 2 y = (–7/3)x – 5 2)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 12): Work Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (PS) In normal printing mode, 20 printers can print 100 pages in 3 minutes. In economy mode, printers work 20% faster than in normal mode. How many printers are required to print 180 pages in 3 minutes in economy mode? (A) 25 (B) 28 (C) 29 (D) 30 (E) 32 Question...

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London Business Schools Expands into Iconic Building

By - Dec 11, 15:02 PM   Comments [0]

Big news for the London Business School, which is planning for major growth! Of course it’s exciting when a school’s success leads to growth, but here, the story is big in another way. The building into which they’ll be expanding is the Old Marylebone Town Hall,...

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Living Globally: London Business School MBA Admissions Q&A

By - Dec 11, 14:56 PM   Comments [1]

Guests: Mary Ferreira and Zsuzsanna Bucko, Recruitment & Admissions Managers Date: Wed, Dec. 12, 2012 Time: 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM BST Register Now! Living Globally: London Business School MBA Admissions Q&A Are you wondering what the international MBA experience is like at London Business...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 11): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) John throws a coin until a series of three consecutive heads or three consecutive tails appears. What is the probability that the game will end after the fourth throw? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag...

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