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Debriefing during your GMAT prep

By - Jun 30, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Great GMAT scores depend on several factors – some we cannot fully control, and others we should and must control.

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s 2014-2015 Michigan Ross Essay Analysis

By - Jun 30, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan has refashioned its essay questions, going “smaller” with its requirements, as have several other schools this application season. Ross’s broadly worded essay prompts give you ample breadth—if not an overabundance of words—in which to tell...

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Score Preview Added to the GMAT

By - Jun 26, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) announced on Wednesday that prospective business students taking the GMAT will now be able to preview their unofficial scores on Test Day before deciding whether to report or cancel them. This change will be effective for all GMAT test...

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Student stories: Why GMAT test-taking skills are key

By - Jun 25, 07:02 AM   Comments [0]

Today we hear from Ming of San Jose, California. He’s spent most of his life in the San Francisco Bay Area and is employed as a software developer at a biotechnology company.

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s 2014-2015 NYU Stern Essay Analysis

By - Jun 24, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

New York University’s (NYU’s) Stern School of Business must be happy with the essay responses they received from applicants last MBA program admissions season, because the school has made no changes to its essay questions for this year. Stern maintains its standard career essay prompt and...

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mbaMission’s 2014-2015 NYU Stern Essay Analysis

By - Jun 23, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

New York University’s (NYU’s) Stern School of Business must be happy with the essay responses they received from applicants last admissions season, because the school has made no changes to its essay questions for this year. Stern maintains its standard career essay prompt and again...

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Four GMAT Sentence Correction skills to master

By - Jun 23, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

In our last blog post, we outlined the skills that you must hone to master the GMAT’s Sentence Correction section. Today we will review four of these skills.

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s 2014-2015 Harvard Business School Essay Analysis

By - Jun 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Last year, Harvard Business School (HBS) took a new approach to the application essay questions for its MBA program, moving from multiple queries to one very open-ended prompt with no clear word limit. This year, HBS Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Dee Leopold seems...

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s 2014-2015 Dartmouth Tuck Essay Analysis

By - Jun 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Following what seems to be an emerging trend this season, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College has decreased the number of required applications essays for their MBA program this year from (an already fairly minimal) three to just two 500-word submissions, one of...

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Become a GMAT Sentence Correction Master

By - Jun 20, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

Think of a Sentence Correction (SC) problem as a hall of mirrors. In a hall of mirrors, each reflective surface gives you a distorted version of yourself, but of course you always maintain a sense of what you really look like.

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