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MBA Hiring on the Rise on Wall Street

By - Dec 17, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

Banks and brokerages on Wall Street have increased their MBA hiring, reports a Fins.com article from last week. Maryellen Reilly Lamb, senior associate director of MBA career management of Wharton, explains, "Two years ago, I couldn't get a bank to take our calls, last year they...

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

By - Dec 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The price of a certain commodity increased at a rate of % per year between 2000 and 2004. If the price was dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, what was the price in 2002 in terms of and ...

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Applicants with Less Professional Experience, NYU Stern Interview, Essays, Accounting and Taxation

By - Dec 16, 13:49 PM   Comments [0]

Applicants with Less Professional Experience - do you fall under this category? NYU Stern Interview - helpful tips Essay Submission Format - what to look for before you submit Master of Accounting Taxation - UVA vs Notre Dame Programs

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GMAT Score Calculator; Divisibility and Remainder Questions; Permutations, Combinations and Probability; Share your GMAT Experience

By - Dec 16, 13:47 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT Score Calculator - see how your scores compare across the board Divisibility/Remainder Questions - a collection of practice questions Permutations, Combinations and Probability - 55 download questions 700 (Q49, V35) - share your GMAT experience 770 (Q48, V50) - share your GMAT experience 750 (Q50, V41) - share your...

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Consider This Before Your Admissions Interview

By - Dec 16, 09:44 AM   Comments [0]

We’ve written before about how you don’t go into your MBA admissions interview with a blank slate. Even in the case of a “blind” admissions interview in which the interviewer may have nothing other than your resume, the admissions office already knows a great deal...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Navigating The Waitlist

By - Dec 16, 08:05 AM   Comments [0]

While the past few weeks have seen a number of admits and rejections handed down to round one MBA applicants, the fate of many remains uncertain. There is no reason for waitlisted candidates to lose hope, as the top...

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MBA Recruiting Expected to Pick Up in 2011

By - Dec 16, 06:25 AM   Comments [0]

An optimistic article in the International Business Times, "2011 is going to be a strong year for MBA recruiting," discusses the hopeful future of the MBA job market in the coming year. "The economy may not have come out of the downturn entirely," says Rebecca Joffrey,...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup: Diversity, Jobs, and China

By - Dec 16, 06:21 AM   Comments [0]

In a press article from last week, UC Berkeley Haas discusses the efforts it will be taking "to weave equity, inclusion, and diversity into the fabric of the business school's programs."  Specific initiatives include "a demonstration of the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 16): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Two consultants can type up a report in 12.5 hours and edit it in 7.5 hours. If Mary needs 30 hours to type the report and Jim needs 12 hours to edit it alone, how many hours will it take if Jim types the...

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GMAT prep tip @Knewton: Frequently Confused Words on the Test

By - Dec 15, 07:06 AM   Comments [0]

Certain words are very commonly confused for each other. The preposition among takes an object made up of more than two items, while the preposition between takes an object make up of exactly two items. We divided our winnings among the three of us. I cannot choose between...

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