GMAT Prep

Do’s and Dont’s for Test Day

By - Dec 17, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

Here are a few do’s and don’ts for the 24-48 hours before your test: Day before the test:

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How Do You Study for the GMAT? Part II: Individual Sessions

By - Dec 17, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

In my last blog entry, I addressed broad issues on how to schedule GMAT study time. Today, I want to talk more about individual sessions. During each individual study session, it’s important to take periodic breaks. There is quite a bit of research to support spaced...

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Going To Extremes on Reading Comprehension Questions

By - Dec 16, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

Today we will discuss a particular type of incorrect answer choice: the extreme answer. Extreme answer choices can be found in several types of Verbal questions, including tone, main idea and inference questions.

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Clemson University: Mixing Business and Behavioral Science

By - Dec 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Located in Clemson, South Carolina, Clemson University and its business school focus on business topics that affect behaviors and the future of US communities. The school attracts students of all ages and demographics who want to excel in management, finance and commerce. School Facts and Figures The...

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GMAT & The Real World: Practice Critical Reasoning Flaws with Circular Reasoning

By - Dec 14, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

A Study Questioning the GMAT Ironically Proves to be a Great Resource to Practice GMAT Critical Reasoning Flaw Questions... Maybe you heard about (or read) a recent story in the Washington Post entitled: Are business schools graduating the wrong leaders? If so, the GMAT may be...

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How much should you study for the GMAT?

By - Dec 13, 11:20 AM   Comments [0]

This post covers a questions we often receive from students: “How much should I study for the GMAT?”

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How Do You Study for the GMAT? Part I: The Calendar

By - Dec 13, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Studying for the GMAT is not something that most test-takers take lightly and is usually a commitment of 2-3 months or more. While most of you studying for a test like the GMAT often know what to study, you probably have many questions about how...

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The GMAC Summit

By - Dec 11, 13:50 PM   Comments [0]

I spent last Friday at the GMAC Test Prep Summit in Los Angeles. The conference was mostly for test prep professionals, but GMAC invited admissions consultants and I decided to go. I’m glad I did. A few takeaways I’d like to share with you: I am...

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Do You Still Get Nervous Taking Standardized Tests?

By - Dec 11, 08:37 AM   Comments [0]

Almost every student I’ve ever taught, from high school juniors taking the PSAT to adults taking the GMAT, admits to some degree of anxiety on test day.

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Discover Data Sufficiency: We Answer the Free GMAT Question of the Week

By - Dec 10, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yesterday's Data Sufficiency Question Asked: If b ≠ 0 and a > b, is a > c? (1) a/b> c/b (2) 5ab > 6bc     Here's the full answer and explanation. Read carefully, this is where you will learn concepts and strategies. This is a Yes/No Data Sufficiency question. The question stem tells...

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