GMAT Tuesday: Common AWA Flaws – Vague Words

By - Mar 29, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) for the GMAT can catch you off guard if you aren’t ready. If you aren’t familiar with the structure of arguments or you are familiar with common argument flaws, you may find yourself stressed and wasting time on test day. In...

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Kickstarting Your GRE or GMAT Prep, Pt. 3

By - Mar 29, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Give the Test Day experience a trial run. Whether you’re shooting for a fall 2016 matriculation to business school or are a junior or sophomore wanting to lock in a surefire test score for future enrollment, the GRE or GMAT could be your key to acceptance....

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What to Do if You’re Waitlisted

By - Mar 29, 07:42 AM   Comments [0]

All MBA applicants are anxious to learn whether or not they’ve been admitted to their dream schools. For some prospective MBAs, however, those decision dates come and go … and they’re still in limbo. They’ve been waitlisted. If you’ve been rolled over from a Round 1...

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What?! You Have a Low GMAT/GPA Score…

By - Mar 29, 02:09 AM   Comments [0]

…and still haven’t signed up for our upcoming webinar Get Accepted to Top B-Schools with Low Stats? Well consider this post your personal reminder to reserve an hour of your time and attend THE webinar that will help you overcome your less-than-desirable GPA or GMAT score and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 29)

By - Mar 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math What is the mean of set ? (1) consists of consecutive odd integers. (2) The range of is 8.   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers...

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Harvard Business School Appoints New Admissions Director

By - Mar 29, 01:51 AM   Comments [0]

On Thursday, Harvard Business School announced that starting this June, Chad Losee (MBA 2013) will serve as the program's new Managing Director of MBA Admissions & Financial Aid. Losee will succeed Dee Leopold (MBA 1980), who has held this position since 2006 and who will...

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B-school Abroad: Challenges, Rewards & Advice for International MBA Applicant

By - Mar 29, 01:24 AM   Comments [0]

    You're invited to attend a free, 60-minute webinar!   WHEN? Thursday, April 7, 2016, starting at 1300 GMT/UTC FREE REGISTRATION AT: http://bit.ly/1LPSW4j DISCUSSION TOPICS: ➢    Why attend business school in a different country ➢    Biggest obstacles in applying to and attending such schools ➢    How to research schools and plan your admissions campaign ➢   ...

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

By - Mar 28, 10:10 AM   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. The Reality of a 700+ Score Hi Rich, I find the 700-800 level Combinatorics...

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Apply Now for McKinsey Emerging Scholars

By - Mar 28, 08:57 AM   Comments [0]

Are you headed to a full-time MBA program at one of the top-tier business schools this Fall? Then consider applying for a McKinsey-sponsored scholarship opportunity for outstanding pre-MBA students. The Emerging Scholars program offers  a monetary award, individual mentorship with McKinsey consultants, and an opportunity to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (March 28)

By - Mar 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A chess player won 25 percent of the first 20 games he played and all of his remaining games. What is the ratio of the number of games he won to the number of the games he lost? (Assume there cannot be a draw in...

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