GMAT Prep

Note-taking and the GMAT: Part I

By - Jan 27, 07:34 AM   Comments [0]

Note-taking is not everyone’s favorite task, but I’ve found it helps immensely in organizing the dense material students need to cover to achiev

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Writing the GMAT Argument Essay

By - Jan 27, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

As you probably know by now, with the inclusion of the Integrated Reasoning (IR) section came the exclusion of the one of the previously required essays.  Before the test change, GMAT test takers built the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) score on the backs of two essays: Analysis...

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Test Your GMAT Sentence Correction Skills: The Explanations

By - Jan 24, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

Hopefully you've already tried out our GMAT Sentence Correction quiz. If not, stop right now and do so! There's great value in trying these questions on your own first before reading the explanations. Now, on to the explanations to these questions... GMAT Sentence Correction Quiz Just like Congress...

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What to Expect on GMAT Test Day

By - Jan 24, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Most of you, after months of careful study, know what to expect on test day in terms of GMAT content.  However, it also important to know what to expect when you arrive at the Pearson Center for your GMAT test day.  Just as you have learned and practiced GMAT strategies,...

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Connect with admissions officers at The Economist’s Online MBA Fair

By - Jan 23, 08:47 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re thinking about an MBA, one important step in your applications is to speak with admissions officers. Here’s a great opportunity to make those vital connections with business school representatives from around the world, all in one place.

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Test Your GMAT Sentence Correction Skills

By - Jan 21, 12:23 PM   Comments [0]

I'm always telling you to practice, even if it's just for a couple of minutes. It's true, all those short study sessions, over time, add up. To that end, I've made a short GMAT Sentence Correction quiz for you, designed to take just about five...

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Six Steps to Conquering the AWA

By - Jan 21, 11:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) measures your ability to think critically and communicate your thoughts. During the AWA section of the GMAT, you will be asked to write an essay in which you will analyze the reasoning behind a given argument.

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GMAT Score Comparison by Country: U.S. comes in 54th

By - Jan 20, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Mean GMAT scores are influenced by all sorts of factors and are, of course, derived from compiling scores significantly above, significantly below, and all points in between a plotted average. Plus, it is certainly worth noting the vast differences in the individual human beings that...

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Should you apply in round three?

By - Jan 18, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

Today we feature a guest post from our friends at EssaySnark.

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GMAT Study Tip: Try Coffivity

By - Jan 17, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

I've got a quick GMAT study tip for you today. We tell our students to think critically and strategically when approaching problems on the GMAT. So, for those of you who need a cognitive boost or who like a little ambient noise while you’re studying,...

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