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Land Your Score: Backsolving in Quantitative Reasoning

By - Jan 19, 07:32 AM   Comments [0]

Use critical thinking to optimize your GMAT problem-solving strategy. While making your way through the Quantitative Reasoning section, it’s easy to forget that the GMAT is a critical thinking test, not a math test. Using strategies to save time and minimize errors is rewarded on Test...

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Companies’ 2017 Expansion Goals Provide Opportunities for B-School Grads (The Official GMAT Blog)

By - Jan 19, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Not only are more companies planning to hire business school graduates this year, but these employers plan to increase the number of recent MBA and non-MBA graduates they will hire

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Companies’ 2017 Expansion Goals Provide Opportunities for B-School Grads (The Official GMAT Blog)

By - Jan 18, 19:00 PM   Comments [0]

Not only are more companies planning to hire business school graduates this year, but these employers plan to increase the number of recent MBA and non-MBA graduates they will hire

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Selling Your MBA Elevator Pitch to the Admissions Committee

By - Jan 17, 11:02 AM   Comments [0]

Use your interview or personal statement to sell the admissions committee on your candidacy. Imagine that you are standing in the lobby of a large building. You’ve just pushed the button to go up to the 10th floor for an appointment you have in a few...

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GMAT Verbal | Grammar Myths in GMAT Prep

By - Jan 17, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

Being a native English speaker has great benefits when it comes to taking the GMAT, but one of our biggest blind spots is our tendency to rely on grammar mythology that has been passed down to us over time. Here are five common grammar misconceptions...

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Best Undergrad Majors for Going into Business School

By - Jan 13, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch, This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news. If you are planning to go to business school to get your MBA somewhere down the road, you want to...

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MBAs Flock to Consulting, Silicon Valley

By - Jan 12, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Your undergrad major may not matter as much as what you get out of it. While Darden MBAs look to consulting, Midwestern business school grads are taking their startup dreams to Silicon Valley. Here’s what’s trending on the business education landscape. Consulting bonanza at UVA Darden Graduates of...

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MBA Admissions | How Much Does GPA Matter?

By - Jan 10, 15:42 PM   Comments [0]

When students imagine their profile being ranked by admissions officers, one element that’s always mentioned is GPA. This article is going to examine some important points to keep in mind when weighing your chances of admission related to your GPA.

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Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test Score Report

By - Jan 10, 09:38 AM   Comments [0]

I recently told you about Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice test and how you can use it to simulate Test Day. In this post, I’ll share some tips for maximizing the practice test experience. The value of a GMAT practice test score report When you take a Kaplan...

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3 Ways to Potentially Improve Your Overall Application (Even After You’ve Sent It In!)

By - Jan 9, 22:01 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com During application season, most Business School applicants assume that once they’ve submitted their applications that the process of applying to Business School is ostensibly over. While they are certainly free to believe that (and can ‘rest on their laurels’), they’re missing...

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