GMAT Prep

Choosing the right verb tense in reported speech

By - Apr 19, 13:45 PM   Comments [0]

A confusing area of GMAT sentence correction is choosing the correct verb tense in sentences involving reported speech. The good news is that there is a rule that helps us here.

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Taking The MOST Realistic Practice CATs is an Essential Part of the Study Process

By - Apr 18, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  EMPOWERgmat.com When it comes to studying for the GMAT, there are LOTS of different practice resource to choose from. While individual Test Takers will vary on how they ‘best’ learn, the reality is that taking full-length CATs (with the Essay and IR...

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Best Places To Live During Business School

By - Apr 15, 14:31 PM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch  on April 15, 2016 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. If you are planning on attending business school this fall, it might be time to start...

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Things that sound OK but aren’t!

By - Apr 15, 08:48 AM   Comments [0]

In sentence correction there are many options that sound correct the first time we read them, but actually are incorrect. This is because we take certain things for granted in spoken or everyday English, whereas the GMAT tests more formal rules. The GMAT is also...

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International MBAs Talk About Studying Abroad

By - Apr 14, 13:12 PM   Comments [0]

What do MBAs have to say about the perks of studying abroad? From the benefits of studying abroad to one business school offering free tuition—catch all the trending stories from top MBA programs. Why consider studying abroad? The MBA landscape is becoming increasingly international. Did you know that...

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GMAT Tuesday: Must Know Idioms #15

By - Apr 12, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

Another Tuesday filled with idioms. Every where you turn, there are new idioms to learn and take in. And if you put in the time to learn them, you’ll breeze through some of the sentence correction questions on the GMAT. 😀 This week we look...

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How to Write a Standout MBA Personal Statement

By - Apr 12, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Hoping your MBA essay gets noticed by the admissions committee? Writing an effective personal statement Your resume is top-notch and you’ve spent hours on end studying to earn that stellar GMAT score. So, what’s next? Business school is around the corner, and now it’s time to make...

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How to add lots of integers quickly on the GMAT

By - Apr 12, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

When a question asks you to add a large number of integers, it can seem as if the answer may take some time to find. But the GMAT is all about smart shortcuts. Here's a quick method that should make you happy to see such...

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

By - Apr 11, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  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. Taking That First CAT is IMPORTANT Hi Rich, I’m thinking about waiting to give...

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Kaplan Has YOUR Back — Share Your Story!

By - Apr 11, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

    Share your story for a chance to win What are you passionate about? What are your goals for the future? What drives you? We want to hear YOUR answers! Whether it is your goal to go to professional school, get into graduate school, land a job, or...

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