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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 5): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) If ( ), then what is the value of ? 1. 2. OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) According to scientists at the University of California, the pattern of changes that have occurred in human DNA over the millennia indicate the possibility that everyone alive...

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Veritas Prep GMAT Tips: How to Maximize the Self-Study Process

By - Nov 4, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Brian Galvin is the Director of Academic Programs at Veritas Prep, where he oversees all of the company’s GMAT preparation courses. Do-it-yourself GMAT prep can be very effective, but it can also lead to a great deal of frustration if you do it without a plan...

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MBA Reading List: “The Lords of Strategy”

By - Nov 4, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Written by Christina Yu. Welcome to the first installment of our “Business School Reading List” series. It’s all about recommended reading for prospective MBAs. The books we’ll cover are some of the essential texts for anyone interested in management and entrepreneurship — plus they provide some...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Essay Basics

By - Nov 4, 05:03 AM   Comments [0]

We often stress that, to present oneself effectively in one’s application essays, it is critical to think carefully about what a given question is asking and what this might indicate about a specific school’s admissions priorities.  Of course, it’s also imperative to communicate clearly and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 4): Algebra and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If and are consecutive positive integers, and: which of the following represents all the possible values of ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) For all his professed disdain of such activities, Auden was an inveterate literary gossip. (A) For all his...

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MAP Your Way to a Winning MBA Goals Essay

By - Nov 4, 02:08 AM   Comments [0]

If you want to prove to the adcoms that you have direction, goals, and good reason to be awarded a spot in top b-school X, then you’re going to need to make sure that you get your MBA goals essay in shape. The best way to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 3): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 3, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) In June 2004, GMAT Club, a community of aspiring MBA students, registered 810 new members. How many members from USA and Canada registered in the month of June 2004? 1. In June 2004, the ratio of new members from USA and Canada, Europe and Asia...

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Financial Times Unveils EMBA Ranking Report

By - Nov 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

There are a number of interesting articles, charts, and maps included in the Financial Times‘ latest Executive MBA rankings “package.” We’ll share some highlights here, and point you in the right direction for further reading/viewing. Let’s start with the actual rankings. Top 15 International EMBA Programs 1.   Kellogg...

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Harvard Stresses Importance of Innovation with New Lab

By - Nov 3, 01:54 AM   Comments [0]

The Harvard Innovation Lab, which is scheduled to open in fall 2011, will “foster team-based activities and deepen interactions among both aspiring and experienced innovators across the schools of Harvard,” says Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust in a recent HBS press release. HBS Dean Nitin Nohria...

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GMAT History: How Would You Have Done on the Original Exam?

By - Nov 3, 01:00 AM   Comments [0]

Thanks to a recent GMAT question archiving project, I had the opportunity to take a trip down GMAT memory lane. The things I uncovered about older GMAT questions were amusing — but they also illuminated how much the exam has evolved since it’s inception. How would...

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