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5 Reasons to Wait for Round 2 When Applying to Business School

By - Oct 11, 13:54 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by our friends at InGenius Prep. If you’re thinking about applying to business school, there are only two rounds that matter: Round 1 or Round 2. To put it bluntly, you should never apply in Round 3. There are a lot of...

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Do Business School Rankings Matter? (And If So, Why)?

By - Sep 18, 13:23 PM   Comments [0]

Choosing an MBA program to attend is no easy feat, with so many factors to consider. One factor that plays an important role for many applicants is the ranking of the business school itself. Several different organizations, such as business-focused media outlets (the Economist, Businessweek,...

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5 Ways to Make the Most of B-School Visits, Fairs & Receptions

By - Aug 29, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post originally appeared on Accepted Admissions Blog. Applying to MBA programs in the Fall? Then you’re probably planning to meet with MBA admissions committee members at various types of events – school visits, MBA fairs, school receptions, etc. – as part of that process. Adcom members...

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How to Impress with your Business School Resumé

By - Aug 4, 14:15 PM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on the InGenius Prep blog The business school resumé is an absurd and challenging genre of writing. It suffers from severe constraints and yet, to be of value, requires an enormous amount of time and thought. It takes hours to create. But...

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Free GMAT Practice Test Resources That Will Make You Feel Good About Your Score

By - Jul 26, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

Nobody familiar with the GMAT will argue that you shouldn’t practice for the test with GMAT sample questions and at least one GMAT practice test. But sub-par resources for GMAT prep abound; and this is where, as Robert Burns would say, the best-laid plans “gang...

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What is the GMAT format?

By - Jul 11, 01:15 AM   Comments [0]

The rumors are true! As of July 11, 2017, you can choose the order of your GMAT sections. Find out more about what this means for the format of your GMAT below. First, Some GMAT Basics The GMAT, or Graduate Management Admission Test, is a computer adaptive...

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How is GMAT Integrated Reasoning Scored?

By - Jun 23, 15:25 PM   Comments [0]

Many students have questions about the GMATs Integrated Reasoning (IR) section. “Is integrated reasoning part of the GMAT score?” Well…yes and no. Your IR score will be submitted to schools along with your verbal and quantitative score. However, the IR score is totally separate from...

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Act Like a Resume, Think Like an Admissions Officer

By - Jun 21, 13:18 PM   Comments [0]

This post was contributed by our friends at Admit.Me. To write a great resume, you need to be empathetic and get into the mind of the reviewer. Imagine that you are the person reviewing your resume. You’re trying to assess whether you’re qualified, unique and have potential...

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Act Like a Resume, Think Like an Admissions Officer

By - Jun 21, 13:18 PM   Comments [0]

This post was contributed by our friends at Admit.Me. To write a great resume, you need to be empathetic and get into the mind of the reviewer. Imagine that you are the person reviewing your resume. You’re trying to assess whether you’re qualified, unique and have potential...

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Picking Order of Sections on the GMAT

By - Jun 15, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

In a recent announcement, GMAC (the folks who create the GMAT) announced an important change to the test.  What you have to know hasn’t changed, and what you have to do on test day hasn’t changed—-but the order in which you do these sections doesn’t...

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