Posts Tagged ‘GMAT’

Pop Quiz: How Should You Prepare for the GMAT?

By - Feb 9, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

True or False? Some people are natural test-takers who won’t need to study at all and who will still ace the GMAT. FALSE! Even the smartest among us still needs to prepare for something as difficult and weighty as the GMAT. The more focused prep you do...

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GMAT’s New Enhanced Score Report

By - Feb 6, 10:46 AM   Comments [0]

Starting in February 2015, GMAC will be launching its new Enhanced Score Report as a way of helping test takers better understand their GMAT performance and potentially strategize and plan for a retest. With this new tool, test takers will be able to see how...

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When is the Best Time to Take the GMAT?

By - Feb 5, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

I remember when I was young and would ask my dad a question, more often than not he would respond, “Would you like the short answer or the long answer?” It didn’t matter which option I chose, because at some point he would inevitably launch...

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Preparing for the GMAT: Video Tips to Live By

By - Feb 4, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

Expert tip: Practice for the GMAT in as close to real testing conditions as possible. This will help you quickly adapt to the testing environment on the actual test day, and will help you develop the mental stamina you need to ace the exam. If...

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Smart GMAT Test Prep – Are You Doing it Right?

By - Feb 2, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

A smart GMAT test-taker will: (a) Start prepping for the GMAT months in advance. (b) Take time to understand the psychology, content, and scoring metrics of the GMAT. (c) Register for Accepted’s upcoming webinar, Your 3-Part Game Plan to Dominate the GMAT. (d) All of the above. Be smart about...

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An Indian MBA Applicant Story: Accepted to Top 3 Choices with $$$

By - Jan 4, 16:19 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing Vandana… Accepted: We’d like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you study as an undergrad?...

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Should You Retake the GMAT Exam?

By - Dec 14, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

There’s no yes or no answer here, but I will give you some points to consider that will help you make your decision. You probably should retake the GMAT if… • You have other weaknesses in your profile and you feel a high GMAT score will help...

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International GMAT Test Takers Score Higher than Americans

By - Nov 20, 16:20 PM   Comments [0]

U.S. GMAT test-takers are performing poorly compared to test-takers from Asia-Pacific reports a recent Wall Street Journal article. In response to this growing performance gap, adcom at U.S. schools are seeking to implement new evaluation metrics to make domestic students appear better. Here’s an example of...

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What Are My Chances? Energy Sector Veteran With an Entrepreneurial Spark

By - Nov 17, 15:25 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of MBA profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with school recommendations...

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Analyzing Your GMAT Score: 4 Questions to Ask Yourself

By - Nov 13, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

Do you need a perfect score on your GMAT to gain acceptance to a top-tier business school? No. But you definitely need your score to be high enough so that your application is seriously considered, so that the rest of your application isn’t fighting an...

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