GMAT Prep

Scholarships Can Help Offset the Cost of Your Degree, But You Need to Know How to Find Them (The Official GMAT Blog)

By - Nov 9, 08:29 AM   Comments [0]

A great way to help offset the cost of your degree is scholarships—which some candidates either overlook or simply don’t realize the extent to which they are available.

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Idioms in GMAT Sentence Correction: List of Most Common Idioms

By - Nov 8, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

Last week we shared advice on how to recognize and solve idiom-related issues in GMAT Sentence Correction questions. The creators of the GMAT have been decreasing their testing of idioms (the subject tends to put non-native speakers of English at a disadvantage) but we still...

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Land Your Score: Assumptions in Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 8, 09:49 AM   Comments [0]

Assumption questions ask for unstated evidence supporting the argument. In past posts I’ve discussed ways to break down Critical Reasoning (CR) passages on the GMAT. Here I will focus on a specific subset of question types that make up the majority of CR questions and can...

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3 Reasons Why it’s Actually Advantageous to Apply For Round 2

By - Nov 7, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com The process of putting together a strong overall application involves a number of different ‘steps.’ However, many prospective MBA candidates come into the application process with an unrealistic sense of how long it actually takes to put together a ‘winning’ application,...

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MBAs Studying Abroad Face International Uncertainties

By - Nov 4, 08:03 AM   Comments [0]

Want to study abroad for an MBA? First research the benefits and risks. How high is the average GMAT score for Yale’s newest incoming class? What are the risks associated with studying abroad for business school? Will international MBA students face new obstacles obtaining a post-Brexit...

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Land Your GMAT Score—or Cancel It

By - Nov 3, 07:04 AM   Comments [0]

You don’t necessarily need to decide on Test Day whether you want to cancel. This post is an unusual take on landing your best score; here I will update you on the ins and outs of canceling a GMAT score. Will business schools know if I cancel...

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Idioms in GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Nov 2, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

The English language is full of idioms, and the GMAT creators like to test some of these. Although there are some idioms that are more common in the GMAT, there is little alternative but to learn as many of them as you can. An enjoyable...

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Why Take Kaplan’s Free GMAT Practice Test?

By - Nov 1, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

Want to get a peek at your GMAT score prior to Test Day? Hitting the GMAT score you need to get into your first-choice business school doesn’t happen overnight—it takes practice. That means spending the precious amount of study time you have before Test Day wisely....

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Give Your Career a Boost With an MBA

By - Oct 28, 06:46 AM   Comments [0]

By Danielle Wirsansky on October 18, 2016 This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news. After completing undergraduate studies, many students find themselves at a crossroads. There are so many different paths...

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What Is a Good GMAT Score?

By - Oct 27, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

What is a good GMAT score and who defines this abstruse and perplexing standard? Can good GMAT scores and average GMAT scores differ by a single point? Do business schools agree on a single definition of good and bad scores at some top-secret GMAT Scores...

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