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GMAT Question of the Day (September 23)

By - Sep 23, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math On a certain Saturday, flights arrived to XYZ airport every hour for 24 hours. Is the total number of flights that arrived on Saturday greater than 180? (1) On that Saturday, the median number of flight arrivals every hour is 17. (2) On that Saturday, the highest...

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Double negatives are doubly offensive on the GMAT

By - Sep 22, 12:49 PM   Comments [0]

Readers of this blog know that we are big proponents for keeping things simple when responding to the AWA section of the GMAT. Instead of writing long sentences that can be confusing and actually take credibility away from the writer, it’s best to separate thoughts...

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Helping Your High School Student Choose The Best Extracurricular Activities

By - Sep 22, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

We all know extracurricular activities are super important for college applications. The real question is, WHY? What are admissions committees really looking for in that list of activities? How can you help your kid impress the heck out of them? The answers to these questions...

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Helping Your High School Student Choose The Best Extracurricular Activities

By - Sep 22, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

We all know extracurricular activities are super important for college applications. The real question is, WHY? What are admissions committees really looking for in that list of activities? How can you help your kid impress the heck out of them? The answers to these questions...

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Where Should You Attend Business School?

By - Sep 22, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

Want to attend business school? We’ll help you choose the right degree program. Applying to business school is an involved process—one that includes securing recommendations, drafting and editing application essays, deciding if you should take the GRE and GMAT and planning your prep accordingly, and more—and...

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Harvard Business School Introduces Case Method Podcast

By - Sep 22, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Last week, Harvard Business School announced the launch of a new online series called Cold Call, which takes the school’s legendary case method and distills it into podcast form. The podcast takes its name from the HBS tradition of beginning each class with a “cold call,”...

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Yale SOM 2016 MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 22, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% For their 2015-2016 MBA admissions process, Yale School of Management has just one essay question, and it’s a familiar one. In a blog post published in late May 2015, Yale Assistant Dean for Admissions Bruce DelMonico confirmed that the 2015-2016 essay question would...

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GMAT Question of the Day (September 22)

By - Sep 22, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is a positive integer? (1) is a prime number (2) is divisible by 11   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $400...

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UT McCombs Now Allows LinkedIn Recommendations

By - Sep 21, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to UT McCombs? Then you’ll want to read about this important new twist on the recommendation requirement. Starting with the current application cycle, applicants to UT McCombs will have two options when it comes to submitting letters of recommendation: You can: 1. Send...

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The Miraculous 15-Minute ROUGH, ROUGH Draft

By - Sep 21, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Having trouble getting those first few words and sentences of your application essay up on your computer screen? Don’t fret – even the most accomplished novelists or famous journalists have a tough time getting started. Tempted to get up and do something – anything! –...

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