So long, 2015!

- Dec 30, 06:04 AM   Comments [0]

As we prepare to welcome 2016 this week, it’s a time for both reflection and anticipation. But odds are if you’ve been working on MBA applications, you’ve already been doing a lot of both over the past several months. Updating your resume, brainstorming the most intriguing...

GMAT Question of the Day (December 30)

- Dec 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is a prime number greater than 2, what is the remainder when is divided by 4? A. 0 B. 1 C. 2 D. 3 E. 4   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B- (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas...

3 Day-Of Tips for a Successful MBA Interview

- Dec 29, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Our blog series, 12 Terrific Tips, offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the next post: So many...

How to Study Like the Highest-Scoring GMAT Test Takers

- Dec 29, 13:12 PM   Comments [0]

At Magoosh, we recently completed a study of the top test takers, and have some cool tips to share with you to help you get that top score. We surveyed more than 400 Magoosh students who scored in the top 10% in the GRE, GMAT,...

What Applicants Should Not Do in 2016: A Poem

- Dec 29, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

'Twas the night before deadlines, and all through the world, Our consultants sat cramming, coffee brewing, brows furled; Though the essays were written with effort and care, There were still a few things that were cause for despair! The clichés! Oh, forsake! Terrible, were they – That all our consultants...

GMAT Tuesday: “Must Be True” Math Questions

- Dec 29, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

The very tricky and very nefarious “must be true” question type can foil the best math minds. Without practice, prep, and a good strategy, you might find yourself wasting a lot of time on these questions. Today I’ll cover a useful strategy for these questions and...

The Best Business School Posts of 2015

- Dec 29, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Evaluate your GMAT score, tackle Integrated Reasoning, and get the truth about the third application round. It was an exciting year for aspiring MBAs, and the variety of topics we covered in 2015 reflects all the most talked-about issues in the world of business school. From...

9 New Year’s Resolutions for MBA Applicants

- Dec 29, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

As you anticipate challenges and opportunities awaiting you over the next 12 months as an MBA applicant, here are some timely suggestions that could help you gain admission to a top MBA program by next New Year’s Day. From nearly two decades of advising eager...

Strategies for Defining Your MBA Goals

- Dec 29, 07:56 AM   Comments [0]

While it sounds simple enough, many b-school hopefuls struggle with the question of addressing their career goals because although they know they want an MBA, they haven’t yet clearly defined what their goals are, and how earning an MBA degree will help. Remember, a goal is...

GMAT Question of the Day (December 29)

- Dec 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A shop purchased a pair of sunglasses for \$120 and was selling it at a price that equaled the purchase price of the sunglasses plus a markup that was 25 percent of the selling price. After some time a shop owner decided to decrease the...