Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Declare Your Love and Explain It

By - Oct 14, 05:57 AM   Comments [0]

With round one deadlines for a number of programs just around the corner, it’s the time of year when many applicants are working hard on their application essays and learning more about their target programs in the process of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 14): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Oct 14, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is integer odd? 1. is odd 2. is odd OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) As well as heat and light, the Sun is the source of a continuous stream of atomic particles known as the solar wind. (A) As well as heat and light, the Sun is...

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Free B-School Info: Check Out our Online Q&A Transcripts!

By - Oct 13, 13:53 PM   Comments [0]

If you've been following our events schedule, you'll know that we're already well into our fall 2011 Q&A season. We've had valuable question and answer sessions with admissions directors from four top business schools so far – UC Berkeley Haas, Chicago Booth, Northwestern Kellogg, and...

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Veritas Prep GMAT Tips: Changing the Way You Think About Change Problems

By - Oct 13, 10:31 AM   Comments [0]

Brian Galvin is the Director of Academic Programs at Veritas Prep, where he oversees all of the company’s GMAT preparation courses. If it’s the autumn of an even-numbered year, change is in the air, or at least in the hot air of the politicians seeking election...

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The Three Pillars of GMAT Prep – #2 Strategy

By - Oct 13, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

In our previous article, we covered some of the areas of content knowledge necessary to perform well on the GMAT. But content is only a small part of the suite of skills that leads to better GMAT scores; in other words, even if you...

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GMAT Case Study: Hidden Information in Word Problems

By - Oct 13, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here's another post in our Knewton GMAT Case Study series, where we dig into the key concepts behind GMAT practice questions. This week: word problems. After you practice long enough for the GMAT, you may find yourself answering certain common types of problems on autopilot. But...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 13): Rate Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Oct 13, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A soccer coach riding his bike at 24 km/h reaches his office 5 minutes late. Had he traveled 25% faster, he would have reached the office 4 minutes earlier than the scheduled time. How far is his office from his house? (A) 18 km (B) 24...

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MBA Interview Tip: Have Questions Prepared

By - Oct 12, 13:45 PM   Comments [0]

During an MBA interview (or really any interview), you're going to want to be prepared to answer any questions the interviewer throws your way. That means you'll want to make sure you know why you want to attend your target school, why now is the...

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European B-Schools Draw In Globally-Oriented Students

By - Oct 12, 13:42 PM   Comments [0]

A growing number of Americans are heading to European business schools which offer more diverse student bodies and a more significant global experience than do U.S. programs. According to a Chronicle article, "Global Focus Draws Students to Europe for Business," European MBA program "are making headway...

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MBA Profile Evaluation Webinar

By - Oct 12, 06:21 AM   Comments [0]

It's important to understand how you measure up in the eyes of top business school adcom, but in order to do so, you're going to need to take an honest, objective look at your skills, experiences, and overall application profile. Join Natalie Grinblatt Epstein, editor...

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