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Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week - 30 Aug 2011

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 30, 2011

Here is a new Challenge Problem! If you want to win prizes, try entering our Challenge Problem Showdown . The more people that enter our challenge, the better the prizes! [...]

Too Many Decisions Can Drive You Crazy

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 26, 2011

Have you ever experienced the “panic stare?” That’s when you stare at a problem for way too long without really doing anything besides thinking that you don’t know what to [...]

Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week - 23 Aug 2011

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 23, 2011

Here is a new Challenge Problem! If you want to win prizes, try entering our Challenge Problem Showdown . The more people that enter our challenge, the better the prizes! [...]

Essay Topic Analysis: UCLA Anderson School of Management

by Clear Admit on Aug 20, 2011

UCLA’s essay topics for the 2011-2012 admissions season are quite similar to last year’s, in terms of the content of the school’s two required essays.  Meanwhile, the program has eliminated [...]

How to Master the Basics

by Clear Admit on Aug 18, 2011

I’ve been thinking all day about what topic to choose for this week’s article, and I finally realized that the topic has been staring me right in the face! We’re [...]

MBA Application: How to Get it Done!

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Aug 17, 2011

Stacy shares her favorite time management tip. Use the daily task concept to get things done! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6S7aWLR09WY[/youtube] [...]

Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week - 16 Aug 2011

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 16, 2011

Here is a new Challenge Problem! If you want to win prizes, try entering our Challenge Problem Showdown . The more people that enter our challenge, the better the prizes! [...]

Admissions Tip: Planning for the R1 MBA Deadlines

by Clear Admit on Aug 14, 2011

Anyone who’s familiar with the MBA application process knows that August moves forward at an accelerated pace, and come September, entire weeks seem to disappear.  To help this year’s Round [...]

Write Like An Expert - It's Back!

by Beat The GMAT on Aug 10, 2011

I'm very excited to announce that we're bringing back the Write Like an Expert Series!  In the next few weeks, Beat The GMAT is going to be working with Clear [...]

Creating Your Own GMAT Cheat Sheet

by Beat The GMAT on Aug 10, 2011

First, let me define the term “cheat sheet.” It’s not actually used for cheating. :) A “cheat sheet” is a consolidated list of the most important things that you want [...]

Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week - 9 Aug 2011

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 9, 2011

Here is a new Challenge Problem! If you want to win prizes, try entering our Challenge Problem Showdown . The more people that enter our challenge, the better the prizes! [...]

7 MBA Application Myths to Ignore

by Knewton on Aug 9, 2011

Heard any of the following application myths before? “If you’re over 27, you should have the word ‘director’ in your title.” “If you went to Harvard for undergrad, you’re [...]

Essay Topic Analysis: Chicago Booth

by Clear Admit on Aug 8, 2011

Continuing with our series of essay topic analyses for this season’s applications, we’ll take some time to think about the 2011-2012 Chicago Booth application essay questions . The overall format [...]

Writing the Perfect Goals Essay

by Clear Admit on Aug 5, 2011

Next in our series of different essay types is the MBA goals essay . Let's jump right in. Which essay would you rather read: one that begins with "I want to [...]

Selecting the Right “Recommender”

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Aug 3, 2011

We have already established that recommendations are important .  This week, I discuss the first step in managing your recommendations – choosing the right person to write them. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28lwGcLjNtk[/youtube] [...]

Spotlight on MBA Internships: Knewton's Interns Dish About B-School Admissions, Cupcakes and More

by Knewton on Aug 2, 2011

One of the most eagerly anticipated parts of the MBA experience is the summer internship after Year 1. This year, Knewton is lucky enough to have two awesome interns -- [...]

Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week - 2 Aug 2011

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 2, 2011

Here is a new Challenge Problem! If you want to win prizes, try entering our Challenge Problem Showdown . The more people that enter our challenge, the better the prizes! [...]

How to Tackle “Why” Questions in Reading Comprehension

by Manhattan Prep on Aug 2, 2011

Most Reading Comprehension questions are “what” questions. What is the primary purpose? Which of the following does the author claim when discussing…? It can be inferred that the author would [...]