# GMAT Question of the Day (January 12)

- Jan 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If the vertices of a triangle have coordinates , , and where and , what is the area of the triangle? (1) (2) Angle at the vertex is equal...

# Round 2 Update from HBS Admissions

- Jan 11, 11:59 AM   Comments [0]

On Friday, Harvard Business School‘s director of MBA admissions, Dee Leopold, shared the following details regarding Round 2 interview invitations: Interview invitations will go out in two waves: January 27 and February 3 All candidates not being invited to interview will receive notice of their “release” on...

# Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

- Jan 11, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat; Rich.C@empowergmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. The 2 Most Recent Official Guides Hi Rich, Is it important to buy official...

# How Not to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

- Jan 11, 02:20 AM   Comments [0]

Your recommenders are doing you a favor, so the least you can do is make their job easier by following proper LOR etiquette. Breaking these important letter of rec rules may result in your recommenders deciding not to dish out the most favorable review. Stay...

# GMAT Question of the Day (January 11)

- Jan 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Two sets are defined as follows: If a number is taken from set at random and another number is taken from set at random, what is the probability that the sum of these numbers is a...

# Resourceful Essay Recycling

- Jan 10, 04:03 AM   Comments [0]

You’re applying to six different schools and each one requires 2-7 essays/personal statements which equals…a whole lot of writing. PROBLEM: How can you draft so many essays and still maintain a fresh and original voice in each? SOLUTION: Adapt one essay from one application to another essay...

# You CAN Cement Your Future With the Choices that YOU Make in 2016

- Jan 8, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat.com; Rich.C@empowergmat.com We’re now through the first full week of 2016 and this is a time of year when many people look to define their goals for the coming 12 months. The start of any year can be seen as representative of the...

# Ranking MBA Program Alumni Networks

- Jan 8, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

Which MBA program offers the best networking opportunities? We’re hoping everyone had a joyous holiday season and wishing everyone a prosperous and healthy 2016. Let’s take a look at our first news stories of 2016, from MBA program rankings focused on networking, to starting your startup...

# GMAT ratio and proportion problems

- Jan 8, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

# Stacy Blackman’s Words of Wisdom Campaign

- Jan 8, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, we launched a Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams. Have you seen it yet?  The goal is to galvanize potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners, and we’ve had a...