How to add lots of integers quickly on the GMAT

By - Apr 12, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

When a question asks you to add a large number of integers, it can seem as if the answer may take some time to find. But the GMAT is all about smart shortcuts. Here's a quick method that should make you happy to see such...

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Multiple Acceptances: How to Deal With a Win-Win Situation

By - Apr 12, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You’ve been accepted to two (or more!) solid colleges or graduate schools. Or maybe you’ve been accepted to one of your safety schools with a huge scholarship and your top-choice program with no funding. Or, you’ve been accepted to a top-tier program but you...

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What Makes For Compelling Personal “Stuff” In An MBA Application Essay?

By - Apr 12, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Not gonna lie, this is a very challenging concept. Things may get a little heady, so stay with me… Schools often ask (in some form) what kind of person you are, getting to know who you are, personal interests, etc etc etc. But what IS that? What...

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Seemingly Similar MBA Applicants, Different Outcomes

By - Apr 12, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

If Round 2 results from your dream school are in and you didn’t get the news you were hoping for, it can be pretty devastating. After months of hard work on your application and then a few more months of anxiety-ridden waiting, finding out that...

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3 Reasons Now Is The Best Time For Female Applicants To Apply to Business School

By - Apr 12, 05:38 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% It should come as no surprise that as women have become more than half of the college graduates in the United States, and more women are receiving higher education around the world, that the number of women applying to and attending business...

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GMAT Question of the Day (April 12)

By - Apr 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If A, B, and C are distinct points on the number line. Is the length of the line segment AB less than 10? (1) The sum of the lengths of line segments AC and BC is 10 (2) The sum of the lengths of line segments AB...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Apr 11, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  EMPOWERgmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Taking That First CAT is IMPORTANT Hi Rich, I’m thinking about waiting to give...

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What Your Work Experience Reveals About You in Your MBA Application

By - Apr 11, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

Work experience is important because of what it reveals about you in terms of your character, maturity, and abilities. Even if your GPA and GMAT/GRE scores are spectacular, your work experience still needs to impress the admissions readers. Post-college employment reveals that you have “grown-up” experience in...

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Kaplan Has YOUR Back — Share Your Story!

By - Apr 11, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

    Share your story for a chance to win What are you passionate about? What are your goals for the future? What drives you? We want to hear YOUR answers! Whether it is your goal to go to professional school, get into graduate school, land a job, or...

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Chicago Booth Alum Gifts $10M for Veteran MBA Scholarships

By - Apr 11, 06:04 AM   Comments [0]

Military veterans seeking an MBA degree at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business will have a significant leg up, thanks to the $10 million gift from alumnus Eric Gleacher to fund a groundbreaking scholarship program for U.S. veterans. The Gleacher Veteran Scholars Fund will provide...

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