Round 3 Update from Harvard Business School

By - Apr 15, 05:15 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Just two more days, Round 3 applicants to Harvard Business School. That’s right, your fate will be known at noon Boston time, when the admissions team sends out both interview invitations and release notifications. According to the latest update by admissions director Dee...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 15): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Apr 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the least possible distance between a point on the circle and a point on the line ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan...

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Getting Accepted to Grad School (Again): Tips for Applicants Who Already Have a Degree (or Three)

By - Apr 14, 08:28 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post by admissions expert Ryan Hickey For some students, college is just the first step on a lengthy higher education journey that includes multiple stops and sometimes-abrupt changes in direction. This may be part of a planned education path that requires a terminal degree like...

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How to Beat GMAT Reading Comprehension – Part II

By - Apr 14, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

As I mentioned in my previous exploration of GMAT Reading Comprehension, most of the questions focus on the author’s purpose, so if you can at least identify her main idea as you slog through the passage, the author will guide you to the right answer in...

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How to Get OFF the MBA Waitlist, From Someone That Did

By - Apr 14, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Remember when we told you all those things you SHOULD NOT DO while biding your time on the MBA waitlist? Well meet our client, Tom (not his real name). Tom is a shining example of exactly what you SHOULD do if you’ve been waitlisted. Basically, Tom...

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How to approach the GMAT

By - Apr 14, 05:44 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT is like a first date: first impressions matter, but you must be on the top of your game throughout the entire time.

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

By - Apr 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the unit’s digit of ? (A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) 7 (E) 9 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all online. Save...

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How to master the GMAT as a non-native English speaker

By - Apr 12, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

Raphael from Brazil is a non-native English speaker and a self-described math whiz. He scored an impressive 720 on the GMAT. Today he shares his advice on how to master English grammar rules and score a 5 in the AWA section.

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Scoring on the GMAT AWA section

By - Apr 12, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Analytical Writing Assessment, or the AWA, is the first section of the GMAT.

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How to avoid GMAT trap-answer choices

By - Apr 12, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

Critical Reasoning Questions are all about distractions, so it is crucial to understand how distractors work. Distractors are commonly referred to as trap-answer choices, and their elimination is never automatic. Consider this question:

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