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Stanford GSB MBA Applicant? Watch this!

By - Sep 15, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Accepted’s very own Linda Abraham was the guest on a recent MBA Podcaster segment on getting into Stanford Graduate School of Business. The video focuses on how to effectively answer Stanford’s essay questions and how to land winning letters of recommendation. As Linda points out, some...

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Diagnosis vs prognosis: What a practice test can and can’t do for you

By - Sep 15, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

When talking to my students about their study plans to prepare for the GMAT, I always emphasize the need to take as many computer-adaptive practice tests as possible. A test-taker needs to experience what the real GMAT is like, and there’s no better to...

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

By - Sep 15, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If and are positive integers, then is an even integer? 1. is an odd integer. 2. is an even integer. OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) It takes a deft balance between savings discipline, investment knowledge, risk taking, luck, and time to raise a million...

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Responsibility + Followers = Leadership

By - Sep 14, 11:56 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to business school, you know how important it is to highlight your leadership skills. In the admissions world where so much relies on “It depends…,” it can universally be agreed upon that leadership is an absolute, desired quality. But what exactly is leadership?...

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HBS 2+2 Program Hits Lowest Acceptance Rate

By - Sep 14, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent Harvard Crimson article, only 12% of applicants gained admission to Harvard Business School’s prestigious 2+2 Program, the lowest acceptance rate yet in the program’s three year history. 828 college juniors applied to the 2+2 Program (down slightly from last year’s 844 students)....

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 14): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 14, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If the circus were to sell all of its 220 tickets for this month’s performance at its usual price, the revenue from sales would be 10% greater than that collected last month. If the circus raised the ticket price by 5% and sold only...

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CMU Tepper 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Sep 14, 02:02 AM   Comments [0]

CMU Tepper 2011 MBA Essay Questions This CMU Tepper 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at http://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My tips...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 13): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Some part of a 50% solution of acid was replaced with an equal amount of 30% solution of acid. If, as a result, 40% solution of acid was obtained, what part of the original solution was replaced? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation Verbal...

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Chicago Booth MBA Admissions Q&A w Kurt Ahlm, Julie Morton

By - Sep 12, 06:17 AM   Comments [0]

It’s this Monday! Don’t miss out on this exceptional opportunity to interact with Chicago Booth’s new Senior Director of Admissions and Associate Dean of Career Services. Challenge Everything: Chicago Booth MBA Admissions Q&A with Kurt Ahlm, Senior Director of Admissions and Julie Morton, Associate Dean...

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Mark Your Calendars – 2 New Q&As Coming Your Way!

By - Sep 12, 00:54 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted’s Q&A season is off to a flying start. Our Haas Q&A launched the season, proving our new GoToWebinar format successful. Next in line are the following two sessions: Challenge Everything: Chicago Booth MBA Admissions Q&A with Kurt Ahlm, Senior Director of Admissions and Julie Morton,...

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