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

By - Nov 2, 01:03 AM   Comments [0]

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. The Value of Jotting Down Patterns as You See Them Dear Rich, What is the most efficient way...

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Strategies for GMAT comparison questions

By - Oct 30, 07:15 AM   Comments [0]

The new Sentence Correction questions in the 2016 Official Guide to the GMAT include several comparison questions. You can assume the test makers have a focus on this area, and it is a good idea to be well prepared for such questions.

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Big Factors in Why Verbal Scores Can Drop on Test Day

By - Oct 30, 00:57 AM   Comments [0]

Recently, someone who is currently studying for the GMAT asked for my insights into why so many GMATers seem to experience a big drop in their Verbal Scaled Scores between their practice CATs and Test Day. The discussion was detailed and included some insightful follow-up...

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A Perfect GMAT Score Isn’t Everything at HBS

By - Oct 29, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

A perfect GMAT score is no guarantee at HBS (but it doesn’t hurt). Why do HBS applicants with perfect GMAT scores occasionally get “dinged”? Which MBA programs offer the best value? What’s drawing business school graduates to Silicon Valley? Keep reading to get the answers to...

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Patterns in GMAT Exponent Questions

By - Oct 27, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

A student asked me recently for a method to solve certain types of exponent questions on the GMAT. Here's the advice I gave them.

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How To Do Halloween On A Budget

By - Oct 27, 09:19 AM   Comments [0]

Image via Pixabay By Elana Goodwin on October 27, 2015 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. Some people choose to go all out for Halloween, even though it’s just one...

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

By - Oct 26, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

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. “Debatable” Answers in SC Hi Rich, During practice I have sometimes seen SC questions that seem like the...

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7 Reasons to Take a Free GMAT Practice Test

By - Oct 23, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

What can you learn from your GMAT score? Hitting the GMAT score you need to get into your first-choice business school doesn’t happen overnight—it takes practice. That means spending the precious amount of study time you have before Test Day wisely. Lucky for you, we’ve got...

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Scoring 740 on the GMAT after being out of school for 10 years

By - Oct 23, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Tackling the GMAT is tough no matter what. Factor in ten years of time between finishing college and studying for this admissions exam, and you've got yourself a serious challenge.

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Spot the 6 Major Problems With How This GMAT Test Taker Studied

By - Oct 23, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

Much like the article from October 9th, 2015, the following article is meant as a critical thinking ‘test’ – the following Test Taker made at least 6 different ‘mistakes’ with his/her studies before taking the actual GMAT. Can you define what those mistakes were and...

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