GMAT Question of the Day (December 21)

By - Dec 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A welder received an order to make a 1 million liter cube-shaped tank. If he has only 4x2 meter sheets of metal that can be cut, how many metal sheets will be required for this order? (1 cubic meter = 1,000 liters) A. 92 B. 90 C. 82 D....

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The GMAT and the Law of Diminishing Returns

By - Dec 21, 00:58 AM   Comments [0]

There is a time in every applicant's life where they need to look long and hard at their GMAT score and ask: Is my GMAT score high enough to get me into my schools of choice, or should I retake the GMAT? You should take...

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5 Ways An MBA Can Help Foster Career Development

By - Dec 21, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

“I mean I know I’ll likely double my salary (or even quadruple it if I’m coming from abroad), but will an MBA really develop my skills and career over the long-term?” The decision to pursue an MBA degree is nothing if not a long-term decision. Sure,...

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Detailed Instructions for Getting into Chicago Booth!

By - Dec 20, 00:31 AM   Comments [0]

Are you looking for an experienced mentor to guide you through the Chicago Booth application process? Do you need advice on how to approach Booth’s questions efficiently and intelligently? Do you need help taking on the Chicago Booth challenge? Check out the video recording of our...

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Northwestern Kellogg GMAT Scores

By - Dec 18, 15:58 PM   Comments [0]

Forget sunny California and Boston. You can’t wait to fill your suitcase with wool socks and long underwear, and head off to the Windy City! Chicago is home to Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management, an MBA program focused on general management with a very...

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MIT Sloan GMAT Scores

By - Dec 18, 15:56 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan is one of the most selective MBA programs. It’s 2014 acceptance rate was at mere 13.8%, lower than Wharton (20.7%), Booth (23.5%) and Kellogg (23.2%). Granted, it’s incoming class is smaller, but still! 13.8% is pretty terrifyingly low. MIT is a world-renowned engineering...

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Timed vs. untimed practice for the GMAT

By - Dec 18, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

I recently received the following very valid question from a student: “I’m currently studying intensively for the GMAT, but I don’t see the improvement that I need in math. What’s your study plan advice to get a person to the next level? Would you say...

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Application Advice from MIT Sloan MBA Students

By - Dec 18, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA admissions team at MIT Sloan School of Management has prepared a video featuring Sloan students who offer tips and advice to prospective applicants. Each tackles a different aspect of how you can better prepare for this experience, and we’ve summarized their thoughts here...

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How to Pick Up Those Missing GMAT Points in the Next 4-6 Weeks

By - Dec 18, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat Rich.C@empowergmat.com Many Test Takers give themselves several months to study for the GMAT, since that Test score is such a vital part of the application process. The GMAT score is also one of the few elements of the application that you can...

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What to Expect on GMAT Test Day

By - Dec 18, 08:37 AM   Comments [0]

The official testing room can be a stressful place. Most of you, after months of careful study, know what to expect on Test Day in terms of GMAT content. However, it’s also important to know what to expect when you arrive at the Pearson Center for...

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