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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Apr 15, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

Financial Times ran an interesting article on a social media gaming start-up founded by some Harvard Business School alumni. It details the evolution of the company and states that the founders attribute their success to their experience at HBS. However, they also...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 15): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which of the following is closest to ? (A) 0.50 (B) 0.89 (C) 0.98 (D) 1.02 (E) 1.05 OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Get your GMAT Tax deduction-save $240 on Knewton’s full GMAT Prep Course. Study anytime, anywhere. Learn more Need to amp up your GMAT studies? Enroll now to receive...

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Darden Introduces Concentrations

By - Apr 14, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

According to a Darden press release, the UVA business school has formally instituted concentrations within its full-time MBA program. MBA students will choose from the following career or theme tracks: Career Tracks: Asset Management/Sales & Trading Corporate Finance/Investment Banking Entrepreneurship Consumer Marketing Business To Business Marketing Supply Chain Management Theme...

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Kaplan: Important GMAT Skills – Working with Circles

By - Apr 14, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Circle problems are among the most common types of geometry questions that appear on the GMAT.  As such, you must make sure that you are fully prepared for these problems on test day. The first key to circle questions is understanding what a circle really is. ...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Addressing Academic Strengths

By - Apr 14, 05:41 AM   Comments [0]

While we devoted time last week to advice on addressing weaknesses in one’s academic record, today we wanted to explore the other side of the issue: the strengths that lie in your undergraduate record. Beyond issues of aptitude or previous achievement, there are a number ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 14): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If function satisfies for all , which of the following must be true? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals GMAT Club members receive 10% off of Veritas Prep GMAT Courses and MBA Admission Consulting. More details Prepare for the GMAT...

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MBA Admissions Press Release Round Up

By - Apr 13, 17:53 PM   Comments [0]

Michelle Rogers was recently appointed to oversee full-time admissions at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Business on an interim basis, reports a Kellogg press release. Starting April 29, Rogers will replace Beth Flye, former assistant dean of admissions for the last eight years....

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Four Reasons Why Columbia Business School Is Unique

By - Apr 13, 14:19 PM   Comments [0]

We get no shortage of inquiries about Columbia Business School from applicants. You would be surprised, however, by how many applicants don’t really know the school before they apply. We always urge these applicants to go back and do their homework ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 13): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Apr 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Which of the following points is not on the line ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Join authors of Case Studies and Cocktails for free webinar. Make the most of your MBA on 4.14.11, 8:30PM EST – Join now! Need...

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Kaplan: GMAT Sentence Correction question type – Modifiers

By - Apr 12, 09:00 AM   Comments [1]

Of all of the common errors that appear in the sentence correction portion of the GMAT, modifiers are usually the last type for which test-takers look.  However, modification errors are among the most common types of errors on the GMAT and finding these errors...

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