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

By - Jan 11, 11:17 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. The 2 Most Recent Official Guides Hi Rich, Is it important to buy official...

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How Not to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

By - Jan 11, 02:20 AM   Comments [0]

Your recommenders are doing you a favor, so the least you can do is make their job easier by following proper LOR etiquette. Breaking these important letter of rec rules may result in your recommenders deciding not to dish out the most favorable review. Stay...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 11)

By - Jan 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Two sets are defined as follows: If a number is taken from set at random and another number is taken from set at random, what is the probability that the sum of these numbers is a...

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Resourceful Essay Recycling

By - Jan 10, 04:03 AM   Comments [0]

You’re applying to six different schools and each one requires 2-7 essays/personal statements which equals…a whole lot of writing. PROBLEM: How can you draft so many essays and still maintain a fresh and original voice in each? SOLUTION: Adapt one essay from one application to another essay...

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You CAN Cement Your Future With the Choices that YOU Make in 2016

By - Jan 8, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat.com; Rich.C@empowergmat.com We’re now through the first full week of 2016 and this is a time of year when many people look to define their goals for the coming 12 months. The start of any year can be seen as representative of the...

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Ranking MBA Program Alumni Networks

By - Jan 8, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

Which MBA program offers the best networking opportunities? We’re hoping everyone had a joyous holiday season and wishing everyone a prosperous and healthy 2016. Let’s take a look at our first news stories of 2016, from MBA program rankings focused on networking, to starting your startup...

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GMAT ratio and proportion problems

By - Jan 8, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

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Stacy Blackman’s Words of Wisdom Campaign

By - Jan 8, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this week, we launched a Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams. Have you seen it yet?  The goal is to galvanize potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners, and we’ve had a...

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MBA Admissions Predictions for 2016

By - Jan 8, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The ushering in of a New Year is a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the past year and to consider the possibilities ahead. What will this New Year bring? To answer this, one has to consider the events of the past year. Here...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 8)

By - Jan 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If 4 women and 6 men work in the accounting department, in how many ways can a committee of 3 be formed if it has to include at least one woman? A. 36 B. 60 C. 72 D. 80 E. 100   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag...

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