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GMAT Tuesday: How Do I Use Semicolons?

By - Jan 5, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

Although not explicitly tested on the GMAT, it’s good to know how these are supposed to used. It’s easy to be thrown off if you come across these and aren’t sure what they mean. A student asked about them, so I want to clear the...

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

By - Jan 4, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen; Co-Founder, 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. Triage-ing Rare Question Types Hi Rich, In the math section, I strongly...

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Our 2015 Business School News Highlights

By - Dec 30, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Read our top five business school stories of 2015. 2015 was a busy year on the MBA front. From record starting salaries to salacious scandals, there’s plenty of business news to look back on. Here are the top five stories from our year in review. 1. Higher...

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GMAT Tuesday: “Must Be True” Math Questions

By - Dec 29, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

The very tricky and very nefarious “must be true” question type can foil the best math minds. Without practice, prep, and a good strategy, you might find yourself wasting a lot of time on these questions. Today I’ll cover a useful strategy for these questions and...

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The Best Business School Posts of 2015

By - Dec 29, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Evaluate your GMAT score, tackle Integrated Reasoning, and get the truth about the third application round. It was an exciting year for aspiring MBAs, and the variety of topics we covered in 2015 reflects all the most talked-about issues in the world of business school. From...

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Land Your Score: Quantitative Reasoning Problems, Part 2

By - Dec 28, 14:40 PM   Comments [1]

Learn how to find the number of positive integer factors for a given number. 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...

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

By - Dec 28, 10:58 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. Scaled Scores Usually (But Not Always) Lead to the Same Overall Score Hi...

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5 Gifts Perfect For Business School Students

By - Dec 23, 09:36 AM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch on December 22, 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. The holidays are sneaking up on you, and you only have a few more days...

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Land Your Score: Quantitative Reasoning Problems, Part 1

By - Dec 22, 12:41 PM   Comments [0]

How can you improve your problem solving skills? 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 solve Critical Reasoning problems using...

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GMAT Tuesday: Official Guide – Reading Comprehension #99

By - Dec 22, 11:29 AM   Comments [0]

Happy Holidays from Magoosh! Join me this week as we take on another main idea question in reading comprehension. We take a look at question 99 in the Official Guide to the GMAT, 13th edition. I’ll go over strategies for this type of questions and how...

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