Posts Tagged ‘GMAT’

Stranger Things Have Happened!

By - Sep 16, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

HBS published their class of 2016 profile and if you look closely, you’ll find something very strange… Someone was admitted with a 510 GMAT score! While this probably WON’T happen to you (we need to be realistic!), it sure is nice to know that anything is possible...

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MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA

By - Sep 14, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Explaining a low GPA can be difficult and it requires you to examine your GPA’s trend. Consider the following scenarios: • Scenario A – 3.0 GPA, upward trend – You goofed off for your first few semesters and didn’t weigh the consequences. You failed some classes...

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Hey You – Yeah, You With the Not Quite 780 GMAT Score…

By - Sep 12, 08:43 AM   Comments [0]

What?! You have a low GMAT/GPA score and still haven’t signed up for our upcoming webinar, How to Get Accepted to B-School with Low Stats? Well consider this post your personal reminder to reserve an hour of your time and attend THE webinar that will help...

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See Jane Get into B-School with Low Stats

By - Sep 7, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

See Jane. See Jane Study. See Jane sit for GMAT. See Jane sad with low score. See Jane attend Accepted.com webinar. See Jane jump. See Jane go to dream b-school! We want to see you go to your dream school too. Join us live on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00...

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GMAT vs. GRE: Harvard Business School Weighs In

By - Sep 3, 12:17 PM   Comments [0]

HBS’s admissions director, Dee Leopold shares a helpful post on how HBS approaches the GMAT versus GRE issue. I’ll preface this with her preface: Please don’t over-crunch! In short, the HBS view is agnostic. It’s not about which exam or even the overall score, but about...

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GMAT NEWSFLASH: GMAT to Feature Score Preview

By - Jun 29, 13:30 PM   Comments [0]

There’s big news going on at GMAC this week: they’ve announced a new and exciting GMAT feature – test takers will now be able to view their GMAT scores before either reporting or canceling them. This update will take effect this Friday, June 27, 2014,...

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Review of The Economist’s GMAT Tutor

By - Jun 23, 08:55 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist’s GMAT Tutor is a highly navigable GMAT test prep option for test-takers who are looking for a balanced combination of self-study and interaction. The program enables you to read up on loads of GMAT topics, rank your strengths and weaknesses, and take practice...

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Analyze 4 GMAT Score Case Studies in Thursday’s Webinar

By - May 21, 13:09 PM   Comments [0]

You’re running out of time to reserve your spot for tomorrow’s free webinar, That GMAT Score: Implications for Your MBA Application. Linda Abraham is going to analyze 4 different applicant case studies focusing on their GMAT scores and the question of retaking or not. So register for...

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Low GMAT Score? Don’t Panic…Yet.

By - May 21, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

A low GMAT score or a low GPA is not necessarily an MBA deal breaker. No adcom is going to admit or dismiss a candidate based solely on one semester’s poor GPA or a low verbal GMAT score without also reflecting on other numbers as...

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Handling a Low GMAT Verbal Score

By - May 20, 07:25 AM   Comments [0]

Recently I talked about overcoming the challenge of a low GMAT quant score. Today we’ll discuss how to handle a less-than-perfect verbal score. With such a strong emphasis on teamwork and communication in b-school (and for the rest of your life as a successful businessperson), it’s...

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