GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 8): Work Problem and Sentence Correction

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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 OA...

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Personal Statement Tip: A Plea for Authenticity

By - Dec 7, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

The plea for authenticity in application essays and personal statements is one you’ve probably heard before, but because of its importance, it’s one that merits frequent reminders. So here I am again, reminding you to BE YOURSELF. If you ask an admissions committee member what the...

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Consortium Application Strategies: A How-To Q&A Session Tomorrow!

By - Dec 7, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to b-school using the Consortium’s application has many benefits, including convenience and member perks. But with all of your focus on a single application, you’re going to have to make sure that you get it exactly right. Learn how to create an effective Consortium...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 7): Probability and Sentence Correction

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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) OA and discussion Verbal (SC) A recent national study of the public schools...

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Learning About London Business School Q&A this Week!

By - Dec 6, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

Are you interested in deepening your business knowledge by attending a leading international business school? Not sure whether you should pursue an MBA or Masters in Finance (MiF)? Want to hear more about the difference between the two programs? Now is your chance to learn more...

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CMU Tepper Admissions Director Interview Posted Online

By - Dec 6, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

Our CMU Tepper Q&A proved to be yet another admissions interview success. If you made it to the event we hope you enjoyed it. If you were unable to attend the live webinar, you can review the Q&A transcript or listen to the audio on...

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2011 Kellogg Executive MBA Admissions Tips

By - Dec 6, 09:31 AM   Comments [0]

The Kellogg Executive MBA questions are among the most comprehensive, thorough, and numerous of any EMBA application.  It takes significant effort to put together a strong set of Kellogg EMBA essays, and that fact may weed out people who are not seriously interested in this...

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Flipping the Sign to Inequalities

By - Dec 6, 09:23 AM   Comments [0]

Inequalities on the GMAT should be approached in the same way as regular equations. We can manipulate inequalities the same way that you can manipulate equations. As with equations on the GMAT, you first must simplify the equation in order to answer the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 6): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) A steamer going upstream would cover the distance between town A and town B in 4 hours and 30 minutes. If the same steamer going downstream would cover the distance between the towns in 3 hours, how long would it take a raft moving...

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2011 Chicago Booth Executive MBA Admissions Tips

By - Dec 3, 23:39 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago 2011 EMBA Application Essay Questions The Chicago Booth EMBA questions are challenging because they break up a concept that for many people is holistic: the need for the MBA and interest in the program – the first question asks, among other things, “Why are you...

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