UT McCombs 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Aug 12, 23:00 PM   Comments [0]

UT McCombs 2011 MBA Essay Questions This UT McCombs 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing  2011 MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at My...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Addressing Unemployment or Gaps in Employment

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Given the emphasis that schools place on a candidate’s work experience, it is important to be proactive in addressing gaps in employment.  When applying to business school, many candidates worry about how the adcom might perceive gaps in employment.  We would like...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 12): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Is an integer? 1. is a multiple of 60 2. OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) In stating the argument that the President does not care about the plight of the poor, a prominent Democrat inferred that Republicans have never been concerned about them. (A) a prominent Democrat...

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American-Trained B-School Professors Wooed by Asia

By - Aug 11, 22:48 PM   Comments [0]

Top Asian business schools are "courting" leading U.S. professors as part of their strategy to strengthen their programs' credibility, reports a Wall Street Journal article, "Foreign Schools Target U.S. Professors." Deans at these Asian b-schools say that "nabbing 'star' professors is critical for building clout in...

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Veritas Prep GMAT Tips: Down to Two – What Should You Do?

By - Aug 11, 15:46 PM   Comments [0]

Brian Galvin is the Director of Academic Programs at Veritas Prep, where he oversees all of the company’s GMAT preparation courses. A common concern of standardized test takers everywhere, and certainly of GMAT students, is the worry that “I can usually narrow the answers down to...

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GMAT ToolKit for iPad – comming soon.

By - Aug 11, 06:19 AM   Comments [0]

Hi All, We have finished 1.4.0 beta GMAT ToolKit update with iPad support. I hope it will take one week or so for us to polish the beta and submit the update for review in the AppStore. We are looking for up to 3 current GMAT ToolKit...

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Taking the GMAT outside of the US

By - Aug 11, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

After teaching the GMAT in New York for 3 years, I transferred to Kaplan’s London Center. While working out of the London Center, I have taught classes in Ireland, Germany and Italy, in addition to the United Kingdom, and have discovered a few major...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 11): Mixture Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 11, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) To make lemonade, a recipe requires 4 lemons, 30 ounces of sugar, and 2 pints of water. One can squeeze out 0.4 cups of 5% citric acid from an average lemon. Marta does not have lemons, but wants to make lemonade from 4 cups...

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Chicago Booth Announces its New Dean, Sunil Kumar

By - Aug 10, 12:11 PM   Comments [0]

It's been a season of change for deans at top business schools in the U.S. Last week Sunil Kumar, Stanford GSB's Professor of Operations, Information, and Technology, was named the new dean of Chicago Booth. According to Robert Zimmer, University of Chicago president, "[Kumar] brings the...

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The MBA Tour: Before, During, & After (Part 1)

By - Aug 10, 08:49 AM   Comments [0]

The Princeton Review is going to teach all you MBAers how to make the best of this exceptional function.  This three pronged article will help prepare you for the tour, cheer you on during it, and pat your back when you’re finished.  So, here it...

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