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Will you win our $25,000 MBA scholarship?

By - Aug 23, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

It's that time of year! Our biannual Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Competition is now open. If you're planning to enter business school for an MBA or EMBA anytime in 2017 or 2018, you are eligible to win $25,000 toward your degree.

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Land Your Score: Geometry Problem Shortcuts

By - Aug 23, 07:08 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT geometry problems tend to be one of the scariest of the Quantitative topic areas. Fortunately, all the geometry you need to remember could fit in the palm of your hand. Since you can’t actually put it in your palm on Test Day, here are...

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Your Ultimate Goals Are MORE Important Than Your Current Timeline

By - Aug 22, 12:40 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com The process of successfully getting an invitation to attend your first-choice Business School requires a variety of intermediate ‘steps’ along the way. As that process requires a significant investment of your time, money and energy, it’s important to stay organized and...

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A Day in the Life of a Business School Student

By - Aug 19, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

By Elana Goodwin on August 13, 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.  It’s hard to know what something will be like until you actually experience it — but it’s helpful...

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Jump in Applicants Who Take the GMAT Repeatedly

By - Aug 18, 07:43 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC reports an uptick in the number of applicants who retake the GMAT. From tax-deductible MBA education to explaining the rise in applicants who take the GMAT more than once—Catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Financial win for MBAs In this space, we’ve long counseled...

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GMAT Tuesday: OG Reading Comprehension #1

By - Aug 16, 15:01 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome! We are looking at the first question in the reading comprehension section of the Official Guide to the GMAT. This is the second video in a series of 5. In this video, I cover how to approach detail questions, the common wrong answers in...

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Common sense beats formulas in GMAT Quant

By - Aug 16, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

You may get into the situation on a math question in which the answer seems very difficult to calculate. When this happens, there may be a simple, common sense approach to get to the right answer quicker than any memorized formula.

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MBA Admissions Advice for Career Changers

By - Aug 16, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you are applying to an MBA program to pursue a career change, your application will carry an additional weight not shared by other applicants. You will have to show that you understand the new industry and/or role you’re targeting in practical terms. You will...

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Land Your Score: Essay Tips for Analytical Writing

By - Aug 16, 06:44 AM   Comments [0]

As a business leader, you’ll need to know how to identify weak arguments and analyze assumptions. The GMAT Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) provides clear instructions on how you should plan and write your essay. Kaplan students learn these instructions long before Test Day and do not...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Aug 15, 12:11 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. The Basics Behind Prime Factorization Hi Rich, This question has kept me occupied for...

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