How is the GMAT score calculated?: Part I

By - Oct 28, 09:27 AM   Comments [0]

The topic of scoring on the GMAT is a complex one. This is the first in a three part series outlining just what an adaptive exam is exactly, how GMAT scoring works and how you can use that to your advantage.

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Look Beyond the Top Business Schools for Your MBA

By - Oct 28, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

People typically pursue an MBA because they are looking to improve their career opportunities and increase their future income. What some applicants don't consider is that you can achieve both of those objectives even if you don't make it into the business programs at Harvard,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 28): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Oct 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If , is an integer? 1. is an integer. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all online. Save...

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Seats Running Out for Our Wharton Webinar…

By - Oct 27, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re at ANY stage of the Wharton application process – just starting to think about or already prepping for an interview – then you’ll want to tune in on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST/5:00 PM GMT for our webinar,...

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INSEAD 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 27, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

Bucking the trends of fewer essays and micro essays, INSEAD requires applicants to express themselves competently in writing on multiple topics, professional and personal, and at some length in one essay (these days, 600 words is long). A key theme running through these questions is...

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Interview with Nonprofit, Older B-School Applicant “MBA My Way”

By - Oct 27, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to our next blogger, MBA My Way, an anonymous non-traditional MBA applicant who has been working in the non-profit world for the last eight years. Thank you MBA My Way for sharing your story with us – we wish you...

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Score Higher by Avoiding Algebra

By - Oct 26, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Demonstrating a contradiction is a powerful technique for data sufficiency questions on the Quant section of the GMAT. As an example, let’s take a look at the following data sufficiency problem: Is b < ? (1) b < a (2) b = -2

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Verbal Live Prep 3.0

By - Oct 25, 12:10 PM   Comments [0]

Announcing Verbal Live Prep 3.0 e-GMAT announces Verbal Live Prep 3.0, the world’s only course that teaches core skills and now includes workshops. Read below for more details:     Verbal Live Prep has been the world’s top rated verbal course for non-natives since the last three years. It...

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Relevant information in Critical Reasoning Problems

By - Oct 25, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAT frequently tests your ability to sort relevant facts from irrelevant details. While it takes time and practice to become skilled at this process, there are a few things you can learn to look out for.

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Understanding B-School Rankings

By - Oct 25, 05:37 AM   Comments [0]

For anyone perplexed about why so much variability exists between the different well-known MBA rankings, Matt Symonds's recent article in Forbes does a great job of demystifying the subject. In plain terms, he explains the focus of the methodology used by each of the five major...

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