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Using The Official Guide to GMAT Review alongside a GMAT

By - Nov 23, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

Most students, upon determining that they need to take the GMAT, go out and purchase a copy of The Official Guide to GMAT Review. In fact, if you have not done so already, you should go buy a copy (though remember, if you are...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 23): Absolute values and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 23, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If , which of the following must be true about ? ( ) (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) Jane and William will represent our school at the modern arts convention, for their creations have been outstanding this semester. (A)...

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Is the Job Market Getting Better for MBA Grads?

By - Nov 22, 14:27 PM   Comments [0]

According to new survey from the  Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) released last week, eighty-eight percent of the grads who responded to the survey reported being employed after graduation, compared to 84% of survey respondents in 2009. The salary picture also improved: 2010 graduates reported...

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What do you want from an MBA? (Survey)

By - Nov 22, 07:37 AM   Comments [0]

2009 saw MBAs take a lot of criticism for their role in banking failures and the economic downturn, so does the MBA need to change? What should MBAs learn? Should ethics and sustainability be part of an MBA? What’s your view? – Take a Survey You could win...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 22): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 22, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If and are positive integers, is divisible by 15? 1. is a multiple of 25, and is a multiple of 20 2. OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) The supply of oil being finite has become an economical and political consideration of the...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Nov 19, 11:44 AM   Comments [0]

U. Penn’s Wharton School of Business received a $15 million gift from Jay H. and Patty Baker to endow a new center for the study of the retail industry. The money will go towards curriculum development, research tools, and industry outreach for both graduate and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 19): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 19, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If a company sells tons (1 ton = 1000 kilograms) of product A annually and charges dollars per ton, what is the profit if it costs dollars to manufacture a kilogram of product A and dollars to ship it to...

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Consortium: Interview with Admissions Directors

By - Nov 18, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

Last week’s Consortium Q&A was a huge success and tons of important issues were addressed by Rebecca Dockery, the Consortium’s Recruiting Director, and a panel of representatives from top MBA programs, including Dartmouth Tuck, Emory Goizueta, Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, Rochester, UCLA, UNC, USC, UT...

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The State of the 2010 MBA Job Market

By - Nov 18, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

Almost 90% of MBAs from the class of 2010 were employed after graduation, compared to 84% from the year before, reports a GMAC press release on the 2010 job scene. The press release also points out that these post-recession graduates are “faring better than their...

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How to Earn an A+ on Your Career Goals Essay

By - Nov 18, 09:31 AM   Comments [0]

by Tyler Cormney, MBA Prep School, Chief Executive & Founder There is a common misconception that we want to clear up – and that is that an acceptance letter to a top tier business school is all about what you’ve achieved so far. An acceptance letter...

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