How is your GMAT score calculated?: Part I

- Feb 2, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

Do you know how the GMAT score is calculated? The topic of scoring on the GMAT is a complex one. This is the first in a three part series outlining just what an adaptive exam is exactly, how GMAT scoring works and how you can use...

Land Your Score: Data Sufficiency Problems, Part 2

- Feb 2, 15:27 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to “Land Your Score,” a blog series in which Kaplan instructor Jennifer Land shares key insights and strategies for improving your GMAT performance on Test Day. This week, Jennifer continues her discussion of how to solve Data Sufficiency problems using the Kaplan Method.   Today we...

GMAT Tuesday: GMAT OG Reading Comprehension #100

- Feb 2, 14:28 PM   Comments [0]

Happy Tuesday! 😀 This week we tackle an inference question from the Official Guide for GMAT. We already looked at the first question associated with this passage, which you can watch here. And here’s this week’s board!     The post GMAT Tuesday: GMAT OG Reading Comprehension #100 appeared...

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

- Feb 1, 10:20 AM   Comments [1]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat.com  Rich.C@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. Raising High-600s Scores to 700+ Scores Rich, I have been preparing hard for the...

[Webinar] Secrets to a Smooth MBA Financial Journey

- Jan 30, 09:17 AM   Comments [0]

Paying for b-school isn’t easy, even with financial aid and scholarships. And if you don’t have a plan, you may end up with some serious financial problems (including not being able to attend b-school, attending b-school but not being able to EAT, or ending up...

Starting Salary Bump, MBAs Flock to Big Pharma

- Jan 29, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

MBAs in finance, Big Pharma, and other industries saw a higher starting salary last year. It turns out 2015 was a GREAT year to graduate from business school… and 2016 is looking good too. Find out which MBA program tops the latest rankings, why business school...

The Top 10 EMPOWERgmat GMATClub Success Stories of 2015

- Jan 29, 11:32 AM   Comments [0]

The beginning of the new year rarely allow GMATers to rest for too long, as looming Round 2 application deadlines are on everyone’s minds. With the Round 2 deadlines now essentially complete for this application cycle, the Team at EMPOWERgmat took time to reflect on...

Job opportunities for MBA grads projected to increase in 2016

- Jan 29, 08:37 AM   Comments [0]

Business school students can look forward to increased hiring rates in 2016, according to an annual survey of employers hosted by the Graduate Manage

- Jan 28, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn about hot job predictions and business school pitfalls to avoid. Then do some predicting of your own—about the GMAT: #predictyourscore So you’re ready to go to business school? If so, you might already have a pretty good sense of what you want to do with your MBA—but here’s...

4 Mistakes To Avoid In Grad School

- Jan 27, 16:16 PM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch on January 27, 2016 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’re in grad school, you made it to the big leagues — congrats! Now...