GMAT Prep

Business Schools Blamed for Tech Skill Crisis

By - Jan 14, 15:04 PM   Comments [0]

Finance and consulting remain leading industries for MBAs, but more emphasis is being placed on tech. Are business schools ignoring the tech revolution? How are Stern graduates faring in the job market? What does the real estate rebound mean for MBAs? Here are the top stories...

Read More

Doing GMAT Critical Reasoning Quickly

By - Jan 14, 09:06 AM   Comments [0]

Many students find GMAT CR challenging.  In addition to learning the individual strategies, there is also the challenging of processing these questions efficiently and not allowing each one to develop into a tremendous time sink.  How does one increase one’s overall speed on GMAT Critical...

Read More

The Word “However” on the GMAT

By - Jan 12, 18:06 PM   Comments [0]

The word “however” is a tricky word with an interesting history.  First, a couple practice questions in which this word appears. 1) After the merger of Fastco and Celeriton, the CFO of Fastco has been charged with reporting the earnings of the employees of both companies,...

Read More

GMAT Tuesday: Sentence Correction – Complex Subject Verb Agreement

By - Jan 12, 16:56 PM   Comments [0]

Long sentences are all over the GMAT. The sentence correction section loves to bog students down with modifying phrase, absolutes and appositives, to obfuscate the true meaning of the sentence. In this weeks video, I offer some tips for attacking these long sentences so that...

Read More

Land Your Score: Sentence Correction Problems, Part 1

By - Jan 12, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

Why do you want to become a physician and join the medical field?  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 discusses how to...

Read More

How accurate are GMAT practice tests?

By - Jan 12, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

Recently a GMAT student asked me the following question:

Read More

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

By - Jan 11, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat; 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. The 2 Most Recent Official Guides Hi Rich, Is it important to buy official...

Read More

You CAN Cement Your Future With the Choices that YOU Make in 2016

By - Jan 8, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat.com; Rich.C@empowergmat.com We’re now through the first full week of 2016 and this is a time of year when many people look to define their goals for the coming 12 months. The start of any year can be seen as representative of the...

Read More

Ranking MBA Program Alumni Networks

By - Jan 8, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

Which MBA program offers the best networking opportunities? We’re hoping everyone had a joyous holiday season and wishing everyone a prosperous and healthy 2016. Let’s take a look at our first news stories of 2016, from MBA program rankings focused on networking, to starting your startup...

Read More

GMAT ratio and proportion problems

By - Jan 8, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

Read More