Posts Tagged ‘GMAT’

GMAC Reports Historic Highs in GMAT Testing Volume

By - Oct 2, 20:02 PM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), owner of the GMAT exam, has announced that last year was a record year for the exam. Volume for the 2012 testing year (July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012) was up 11 percent from the prior year, and...

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GMAT Pill HD: The First On-the-Go iPad App

By - Aug 14, 14:43 PM   Comments [0]

  GMAT Pill released the first iPad app that lets you download GMAT prep material directly onto your iPad so you can view them later without an internet connection. “GMAT Pill HD” empowers users by giving them the ability to download specific videos or a group of...

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Worried About the GMAT’s New IR Section? Don’t, Says Stanford GSB

By - Aug 14, 13:48 PM   Comments [0]

In a recent update to its MBA admissions blog, Stanford Graduate School of Business attempts to ease the concerns of some applicants wondering how the school will view their scores in the GMAT’s brand-new Integrated Reasoning section. “Rest assured that IR is is new to us,...

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The New IR GMAT Section – How does it affect admissions?

By - Aug 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

A few months ago the new Integrated Reasoning section was incorporated into the GMAT in order to analyze candidates’ abilities to process information from multiple sources. This section of the test is graded on a separate scale of 1-8 and does not affect the grades...

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SBC Scoop: How To Get Ahead by Planning Ahead

By - Aug 7, 10:55 AM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. About a year and a half ago, our client Sachin started working with his Stacy Blackman consultant on his applications, which he was readying for Round...

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Kaplan GMAT Course Review: Week One

By - Jul 24, 14:14 PM   Comments [0]

We gave away a free Kaplan GMAT course to Ram C. Ram will be keeping us up-to-date with his course progress. His review of the program at this point: so far so good! We are confident it will continue to be a success! Accepted: First, can...

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GMAT Tips: IR Section Insights from GMAT Pill

By - Jul 17, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series on IR tips and insights is Zeke Lee, founder of the GMAT Pill Study Method, a top-rated online GMAT prep course specifically designed to help students study less and score more. The GMAT Pill video course is now available on...

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Decoding GMAT Gibberish: On-Demand Webinar Now Available

By - Jul 9, 04:01 AM   Comments [0]

Recently we presented an excellent webinar that offered b-school applicants valuable advice on how to understand your GMAT score. That webinar, That GMAT Score: Implications for Your MBA Application, can now be viewed online anytime and anywhere! Some of the questions answered during the webinar include: Is...

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Should You Retake the GMAT?

By - Jul 8, 02:16 AM   Comments [0]

Learn the three key factors to examine when evaluating your GMAT score. By Linda Abraham, president and founder of Accepted.com and co-author of the new, definitive book on MBA admissions, MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools.     This post originally...

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SBC Scoop: GRE Trumps GMAT?

By - Jul 6, 10:40 AM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Our client Terrence looked like a stellar candidate except for one very common concern: after three attempts in six months, he just couldn’t nudge his GMAT...

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