3 Month GMAT Study Schedule for Advanced Students

By - Feb 21, 19:14 PM   Comments [0]

OK, you are starting more or less from scratch, and you want to prepare for the GMAT in three months.  You need a strategic plan to organize yourself.  I designed four different versions of the Three Month Plan, and I need you to start with...

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The President Wrote My Letter of Recommendation!

By - Feb 21, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Wouldn’t that be great. I’m in!” Or are you? On this President’s Day, let’s think about it: Would a letter of recommendation from President Barack Obama, POTUS himself, ensure your acceptance? I’m sure a letter from President Obama would get passed around the admissions office. That presidential seal...

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Considering Cambridge: Judge MBA Admissions Q&A This Week!

By - Feb 21, 09:58 AM   Comments [0]

Join us for an interactive Q&A on Thursday, February 23, 2012, at 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM UK, during which Conrad Chua, Head of MBA Recruitment & Admissions at Cambridge's Judge Business School, will be available to answer all your...

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UVA Darden Current MBA Student Interview

By - Feb 21, 09:55 AM   Comments [0] is continuing a blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your MBA application. Here’s a talk...

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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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The New GMAT: Integrated Reasoning Preview

By - Feb 20, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

By Lucas Weingarten The new section of the GMAT, called Integrated Reasoning, is going live on June 5, 2012. While we here at Kaplan implore everyone in the free world to take the GMAT before this date, we are hard at work preparing for the...

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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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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 17): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Feb 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A luxury liner, Queen Marry II, is transporting several cats as well as the crew (sailors, a cook, and one-legged captain) to a nearby port. Altogether, these passengers have 15 heads and 41 legs. How many cats does the ship host? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D)...

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MBA Admissions: Dartmouth Tuck and Management Consulting

By - Feb 16, 20:19 PM   Comments [0]

This post about Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business, focusing on management consulting, is part of a series of interviews about top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the B-Schools that Support Them.” Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the...

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How MBA Adcoms Evaluate Your GPA

By - Feb 16, 20:15 PM   Comments [0]

“But my undergrad school was highly competitive!” “But I worked 20 hours a week during college!” “But I was a varsity athlete at a Division I school.” “But even though it took me a couple of years, once I got it together I made dean’s list every...

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