Official Guide for GMAT Review 2017 Corrections

- Jul 22, 10:17 AM   Comments [0]

The below information about The Official Guide for GMAT® Review, 2017 is from the Graduate Management Admission Council – the makers of the GMAT exam. This content was originally posted on The Official GMAT Blog. Corrections for the Official Guide for GMAT Review 2017 A note from...

GMAT English

- Jul 15, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT, of course, is given in English.  In fact, the GMAT Verbal section assesses a high level of English usage.  This certainly presents a challenge to folks who are learning English as a second language, and it also presents challenges to American students, native...

GMAT English for TOEFL Students

- Jul 15, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT, of course, is given in English.  In fact, the GMAT Verbal section assesses a high level of English usage.  This certainly presents a challenge to folks who are learning English as a second language, and it also presents challenges to American students, native...

GMAT Data Sufficiency Logic: Tautological Statements

- Jul 14, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

First, here are four DS practice problems:   2) In the diagram above, line BC touches the circle at point C, and the distance from B to C is 35 cm.  What is the area of the circle? Statement #1: AB = 25 cm Statement #2: angle OCB =...

GMAT Tuesday: Common Flaws in AWA – Errors in Causality

- Jul 5, 10:06 AM   Comments [0]

Once you hone your skills for identifying this error, you will see it everywhere. It’s one of the most common flaws that humans make—errors in causality. We are really bad at understanding the relationship of events, actions, and results. We look at an example prompt, which...

How to Shine in an Overrepresented Applicant Group

- Jun 23, 16:41 PM   Comments [0]

Business schools often “group” applicants in ethnic, gender, and professional categories for administrative purposes. So if you are a male, Indian IT professional, you will be grouped separately from a female, Norwegian marketing expert. This certainly doesn’t mean that schools are accepting or rejecting...

GMAT Official Guide Reading Comprehension #103

- Jun 21, 10:33 AM   Comments [0]

We are now taking on the final question in this set—a detail question. Even though the answer to these questions are stated in the passage, they can sometimes be troublesome and tricky. I guarantee you won’t feel tricked at the end of this video. If you’d...

GMAT Diagnostic Test Recommendations

- Jun 16, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

This blog article is to make study recommendations to folks who took the Magoosh GMAT Diagnostic Test.  For folks who took both the Quant Diagnostic and the Verbal Diagnostic, the recommendations here will fall into four buckets, according to your scores on the two diagnostic...

GMAT Tuesday: Must Know Idioms #17

- Jun 7, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

Can you believe there are now 17 videos about idioms? I can’t! I am amazed by all the idioms out there! This week, you will learn idiomatic expressions involving years, different, capable, and argue. Be sure to check out the board for this week! The post GMAT Tuesday:...

How To Determine Your “Best Fit” MBA Program

- Jun 1, 14:03 PM   Comments [0]

If I had a dollar for every time an MBA applicant reached out and asked us which MBA programs are the best “fit” for him/her, I wouldn’t be writing this blog post right now. I’d be too busy driving around in my Tesla, counting the...