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Set Your GMAT Score Goal

By - Jan 2, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Do you know what your GMAT score goal should be?  Do you know how to figure that out?  Look, you need a target score and I need you to set it.  Here’s how: Do some research.  Compile a list of all the programs you’d like to attend.  Be thorough in your research and...

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Using Common Knowledge on GMAT Critical Reasoning: The Solution

By - Jan 1, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Did you try out last year's Critical Reasoning practice question? Okay, it was really only a few days ago, but that was 2013, and we're fresh into 2014. Let's start off strong with breaking down this GMAT Critical Reasoning question in a way that will allow...

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Top 5 Secrets of GMAT High Scorers

By - Dec 31, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

It's the time of year for countdown lists, so I'm sharing with you my advice for how to become a high scorer on the GMAT. It takes serious drive and dedication, and these five tips will help you on the path to success. The Top 5...

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Using Common Knowledge on GMAT Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 27, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here is a very simple argument: A - B = C. Over time, A has increased. Therefore, C has increased. If the argument seems simplistic, that's because it is—it's not very test-like or very challenging. It gives evidence about changes in A and concludes about a change...

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‘Twas the Night Before GMAT 2013

By - Dec 25, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

What's the holiday without a classic tale rewritten for the GMAT test taker? We know you've been waiting patiently, and you're on the "Nice" list, so here's our holiday gift to you. ‘Twas the night before GMAT, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not...

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Hass School of Business: Innovation in Berkeley

By - Dec 23, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Hass School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, is a leading MBA program with a focus on innovation and new ideas. As the second-oldest business school in the country, the Hass School prides itself on small classes, selectivity and training responsible business...

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Beat GMAT Verbal by Making Predictions

By - Dec 20, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

In Part II of my series on the Verbal section of the GMAT, we are going to cover the necessity of predicting correct answers to Verbal questions before evaluating the answer choices available. Predicting is a skill one must learn and practice over time. Start...

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GMAT & The Real World: Critical Reasoning Flaws & Entrepreneurship

By - Dec 18, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Maybe you heard about (or read) a recent story in the Washington Post entitled: Are business schools graduating the wrong leaders? If so, the GMAT may be to blame. Hopefully you've been watching my blog series on this story, and tracking the various critical reasoning...

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How Do You Study for the GMAT? Part II: Individual Sessions

By - Dec 17, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

In my last blog entry, I addressed broad issues on how to schedule GMAT study time. Today, I want to talk more about individual sessions. During each individual study session, it’s important to take periodic breaks. There is quite a bit of research to support spaced...

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Clemson University: Mixing Business and Behavioral Science

By - Dec 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Located in Clemson, South Carolina, Clemson University and its business school focus on business topics that affect behaviors and the future of US communities. The school attracts students of all ages and demographics who want to excel in management, finance and commerce. School Facts and Figures The...

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