GMAT Prep

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

By - Jun 29, 00:22 AM   Comments [0]

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. Reading Skills vs. GMAT RC Skills Hi Rich I am preparing for the test, and I find the...

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The Biggest “Little” Cause of Your Pacing Problem

By - Jun 26, 00:25 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT Test Takers often face similar difficulties during their studies, so there are certain questions that tend to come up about how to improve those studies. One of the most frequent questions I’m asked about is pacing-related: “how do I fix my pacing problem?” To...

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Salaries, Business School Applicants in China, and More in MBA News

By - Jun 25, 11:29 AM   Comments [0]

What’s the best time to go to business school for the optimal salary? From business school admissions officers shifting their focus to applicants in China to spikes in startup-centric education and in female entrepreneurship, here’s the latest in MBA news. What’s the “right age” to get your...

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Breaking Down the GMAT Format

By - Jun 23, 10:21 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT is a computer adaptive test (CAT), which adapts to your performance as you’re taking the test. The GMAT is a computer adaptive test (CAT), which is more than just a digital version of a written exam. A CAT adapts to your performance as you’re...

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Choosing "which" vs. "that" on GMAT Verbal

By - Jun 23, 08:29 AM   Comments [0]

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GMAT Verbal: which vs. that

By - Jun 23, 08:29 AM   Comments [0]

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Monday Mail-Bag: Most Popular GMAT Questions Answered

By - Jun 22, 01:53 AM   Comments [0]

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. 600 to 700: Should I Be Focused On the Hard Questions? Rich, I'm pretty efficient in the test...

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MBA Admissions: Balancing Quality and Quantity

By - Jun 18, 08:56 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to business schools is all about balance. Credit: Steve Hardy via Flickr cc These days, as candidates consider their strategies for the coming MBA admissions cycle, many have a logical question in mind: How many business schools should I apply to? The answer, of course, varies...

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Top 5 Misconceptions About GMAT Prep

By - Jun 16, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t be a fool about what to expect on Test Day. Credit: CollegeDegrees360 via Flickr cc Some students find the GMAT prep intimidating. Others underestimate the challenge of this important component of their business school application. To be sure, there’s plenty of misconceptions out there about...

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Simplifying permutations and combinations on the GMAT

By - Jun 15, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

Although they appear less frequently than questions involving algebra or number properties, permutation and combination questions on the GMAT can be tricky for even the most savvy of test takers. As complicated as these questions can be to understand, they can also be quickly simplified.

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