GMAT Prep

Must Know Data Sufficiency Strategies

By - Aug 9, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

Perhaps no GMAT item is as emblematic of the test as is a Data Sufficiency question.  It is  unique to the GMAT and true to the aims of this specific test: to reward those who show the higher-order reasoning skills that will...

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Kaplan: Paraphrasing on GMAT Data Sufficiency Questions

By - Aug 8, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math on the GMAT can be hard enough when it is presented without trickery. However, the test-maker knows that even simple math can be made challenging by including complex verbal descriptions or by disguising one mathematical concept as another. Kaplan considers paraphrasing one of...

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7 Benefits of Online GMAT Prep

By - Aug 7, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. Figuring out how to structure your GMAT prep can be a tough decision. Some people are sure that they need private tutoring or in-person prep classes;...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Average Speed

By - Aug 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Knowing how to use the distance = rate x time formula in various permutations will help you tremendously on the classic GMAT speed word problems. Just remember that when asked about average rate over an entire journey, you must think about total distance...

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Wharton Deadlines and Admissions Essays

By - Aug 3, 14:42 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton has released its MBA application deadlines and admissions essays for the coming year. Last year Wharton really stirred the pot by introducing radically different essays. Here are Wharton’s deadlines and essays for the Class of 2014, followed by our comments in italics: Wharton Application...

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What to Memorize for the GMAT: 5 More Must-Know Grammar Rules

By - Aug 3, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. In the first post of our “What to Memorize for the GMAT Verbal” series, we covered the business and logic vocabulary you should know for the test. In...

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GMAT DATA SUFFICIENCY : THE LAZY PERSON’S FAVORITE QUESTION TYPE?

By - Aug 2, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

About 100 years ago Frank B. Gilbreth was famous for pioneering a field he called “motion study.” He specialized in making factories more efficient. When Gilbreth first walked into a factory he was helping, what he did was to ask to meet...

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MBA@UNC: Is UNC’s New Online MBA Program a Good Move?

By - Aug 1, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Is UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School’s new online MBA program, MBA@UNC, forward-thinking or just misguided? That's the question many are asking as UNC prepares to launch MBA@UNC this fall with an inaugural class of 19 students. As the first top 20 business school to...

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8 Surprises to Prepare for in the MBA Admissions Process

By - Jul 29, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This article was written by Christina Yu. For more expert MBA admissions and GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. While it would be nice if everything happened according to plan during the MBA admissions process, this isn't always the case. Don't...

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Take Our MBA Applicant Survey for a Chance to Win an iPad!!

By - Jul 28, 14:46 PM   Comments [0]

Veritas Prep is conducting its second annual survey of applicants to the world’s most competitive MBA programs. We want to hear from YOU why you’re applying to grad school, where you are in the process, and what matters most to you as...

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