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Will Your Graduate Education Pay? [Episode 195]

By - Mar 6, 07:20 AM   Comments [0]

Saving money on your student loans, ranking grad programs based on salary-to-debt ratios, plus life as a Columbia Business School grad. All in today’s show. Today’s guest, Amanda Wood, graduated from Vassar College in 2009 with a degree in social psychology and economics. After graduation, she...

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Tu Perfil para el MBA: El Rendimiento Académico

By - Mar 6, 06:49 AM   Comments [0]

En mi artículo anterior observábamos los cinco elementos que todo aplicante a un programa de MBA debe analizar. En este artículo abordaremos el primero: el rendimiento académico. Tu rendimiento académico en la universidad, desde el primer hasta el último año, es muy importante para cualquier aplicación...

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Five Tips to Build your Quantitative Profile

By - Mar 6, 05:57 AM   Comments [0]

Business schools want to admit candidates that they believe can withstand the quantitative rigor of an MBA program. Whether you are a non-traditional applicant with limited exposure to quant-focused work or someone who did not perform well in those courses as an undergrad, there is...

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Five Tips to Build your Quantitative Profile

By - Mar 6, 05:57 AM   Comments [0]

Business schools want to admit candidates that they believe can withstand the quantitative rigor of an MBA program. Whether you are a non-traditional applicant with limited exposure to quant-focused work or someone who did not perform well in those courses as an undergrad, there is...

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6 Things You Can Do During Spring To Improve Your MBA Application

By - Mar 6, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

But it’s only February! Applications aren’t released until July! There’s nothing I can do now! Our clients give us countless explanations for why they must postpone their work on applications, some good, some bad. We have only have one reason for starting now: clients that start...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 6)

By - Mar 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If a price was increased by % and then decreased by %, is the new price higher than the original? (1) (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal There is...

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Land Your Score: “Yes/No” Data Sufficiency Questions

By - Mar 3, 12:08 PM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land explains how to evaluate Data Sufficiency statements. Here are some tips for tackling one of the most challenging question types on the GMAT: “Yes/No” Data Sufficiency questions. These require more practice (and critical thinking skills) than any other part of the test. The Kaplan...

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Haas School Receives Largest Gift Ever from Alumnus Under 40

By - Mar 3, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business announced it has received the largest gift made by an alumnus under the age of 40—Kevin Chou, the 36-year-old founding CEO of mobile gaming firm Kabam, and his wife, Dr. Connie Chen, have pledged $15 million, with two potential step-ups of $5 million or...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 3)

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Math If vertices of a triangle have coordinates , , and , is the area of the triangle greater than 15 ? (1) (2) The triangle is right Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to...

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Dos and Don’ts for Choosing MBA Recommenders

By - Mar 2, 15:34 PM   Comments [0]

So many people think choosing a well-known or prestigious individual will be the ticket to acceptance at the b-school of their dreams. The key when selecting recommenders is to think about about their placement in your life. Can they write about you thoughtfully and with...

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