GMAT Prep

Seven Ways to Boost Confidence Before Presentations

By - Dec 2, 08:58 AM   Comments [0]

By Elana Goodwin on November 27, 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. No matter if it’s your first presentation or your hundredth, it’s natural to have some nerves and...

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How Much Are GMAT Fees In India?

By - Dec 1, 16:29 PM   Comments [0]

Paying for the GMAT when living outside the United States can be somewhat confusing, as prices are only listed in USD. Below, we’ll be taking a look at GMAT fees in India in terms of the rupee (₹). (Note that this post was written in...

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More Business Schools Embrace GRE as GMAT Alternative

By - Dec 1, 07:49 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Kaplan survey shows that more MBA programs than ever are accepting the GRE as a GMAT alternative. More business schools are accepting the GRE than ever before, cancelled GMAT scores are on the rise, and Donald Trump’s top strategist is remembered at HBS. Here’s...

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GMAT Tips from our Fall 2016 Scholarship Winner

By - Nov 30, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

Meet Angela, the winner of this autumn's Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest who beat thousands of contestants around the world to claim our $25,000 MBA scholarship prize. Angela is 28 years old, lives in Los Angeles and is a Certified Public Accountant. She moved to...

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Lessons Learned from a Pre-Business College Student

By - Nov 29, 09:53 AM   Comments [0]

One business school hopeful reflects on lessons learned as a college student. I may only be a junior, but there are a lot of things that I wish I had known before starting my career as a college student. Here are some key takeaways that I’ve...

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Work Experience for MBA Programs: How much is enough? How much is too much?

By - Nov 28, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

When MBA admissions offices review your application, they look at a few key components: your undergraduate GPA, your GMAT score, your letters of recommendation, and your work experience.   While each of these components is important, your resume and your work experience could make or break your...

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Self-Analysis of Your GMAT Performance MUST Include Actual Analysis

By - Nov 28, 11:09 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com Studying for the GMAT can be a challenging endeavor for many Test Takers. Arguably, one of the most common score goals for Test Takers (if not THE most common score goal) is 700+, but only about 10% of those same people...

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GMAT SC Grammar: Phrases as Subjects

By - Nov 23, 13:03 PM   Comments [0]

To begin, four GMAT SC Practice Questions.   1) Buying tradition growth stocks at the low points immediately following periods of sharp decline are not guaranteed in producing long term gains. (A) are not guaranteed in producing (B) is not guaranteed in producing (C) is not guaranteed for producing (D) is...

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New 2016 MBA Rankings, Rise in Average Starting Salary

By - Nov 23, 08:11 AM   Comments [0]

Average starting salaries are up at one top business school. One top business school reports record-breaking compensation for its graduates, another MBA rankings list lands, and applicants look to change the world through social entrepreneurship. Here’s what’s trending on the business school landscape. MBA rankings are here! Bloomberg...

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Verbe Tense in GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Nov 22, 14:46 PM   Comments [0]

There are many questions on the GMAT relating to verb tense (though, as we've mentioned in the past, only six tenses are tested directly) . The use of tenses in English is one of the more complicated areas of English grammar for native speakers and...

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