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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s 2014-2015 UPenn Wharton Essay Analysis

By - Jul 7, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has decreased its number of application essays to just two this year and is giving candidates a whopping 900 words with which to distinguish themselves. We surmise that the influx of application essays can be overwhelming for...

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Why is my real GMAT score lower than my practice exam score?

By - Jul 7, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

Why is my real GMAT score different than my practice exam score?

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How often to take GMAT practice exams

By - Jul 2, 07:44 AM   Comments [0]

I speak with students daily about study strategies for the GMAT and am always impressed by their motivation — everyone wants to ‘beat’ this exam! It should not come as a surprise that you’ll need more than just motivation to test well.

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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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