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Land Your Score: Standard Deviation on the GMAT

By - Oct 13, 06:54 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT tests some of the basic concepts of statistics, including mean, median, and range, as well as more challenging concepts such as standard deviation (SD). Skipping the standard deviation formula Fortunately, you will not need to actually calculate the standard deviation of a set—you will merely...

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Just take 15 minutes to study each day, and you will be amazed by your significant improvement in GMAT Math !

By - Oct 11, 23:51 PM   Comments [0]

Math is all about "habit". Did you know that rather than studying intensely in a short period of time, spending a certain amount of time each day to study is much more effective to improve math skills? Receive "Up-To-Date" 5 math questions and solutions everyday through e-mail...

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GMAT Tuesday: OG Reading Comprehension #4

By - Oct 11, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

This is the final video in our series on the reading comprehension section of the Official Guide to the GMAT. In this final question, we are confronted with a main idea question. I talk about how to approach these quesitons, how to identify the common...

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Careers and Salaries for MBAs: Deciding What’s Next

By - Oct 11, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

  Proactive career planning starts with knowing where your path to business school can lead. While it’s most important to make sure you feel personally rewarded in your academic future, we know that prospective careers and salaries will figure prominently in your thinking about the path to...

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

By - Oct 10, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.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. Broad Study Advice Hi Rich, I’ve been studying for some time already and scored...

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GMAT Sentence Correction: the “Due To” Mistake

By - Oct 10, 08:24 AM   Comments [0]

This mistake is astonishingly common in spoken English, even among otherwise relatively well-spoken people.  In the six Sentence Correction practice questions below, all the questions contain “due to“: where is it used correctly and where it is wrong?   1) Elysium Field Construction planned to build a...

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MBA-led Startups Meet High Expectations at HBS Incubator

By - Oct 7, 07:51 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB is offering free tuition to admitted MBA students—but there’s one small caveat. Cornell welcomes its newest MBA class, Stanford is gives aspiring MBAs free tuition with a catch, and entrepreneurs face high expectations when applying to HBS Startup Studio. Here is everything that’s...

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What’s Next for You in Planning for MBA Admissions

By - Oct 6, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

Are you planning for your future career as an MBA? Let’s talk business school. If you’re like a lot of aspiring business school students, this won’t be the first time you’ve heard that phrase—and wondered where you stand on the road to an MBA or specialized business...

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3 Tips for Preparing for Round 2 MBA Deadlines

By - Oct 5, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

With most Round 2 deadlines in December or January, October is the best time to start thinking about your MBA application timeline. At this point, you probably cannot change your undergraduate GPA or your GMAT score, but you do have control over the way you...

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Business school applications: 5 things to consider

By - Oct 4, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a list of five considerations to make before starting your applications to business schools. These are not requirements so much as ways to get you prepared and make sure you are making the best choice for yourself, your education and your career.

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