GMAT Prep

Land Your Score: Divisibility Rules for the GMAT

By - Oct 4, 07:54 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land shares GMAT tips to refresh your multiplication and division knowledge. Because the GMAT tests math concepts most of us learned in elementary school, it can be challenging to recall some of these basic quantitative building blocks. Boost your ability to do mental math with...

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

By - Oct 3, 21:16 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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What Unique Jobs Can You Get With A Degree In Business?

By - Sep 30, 08:03 AM   Comments [0]

By Rhiannon Winner on September 29, 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.  The word business sometimes conjures images of middle aged workers in grey suits packed into cubicles. If...

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Should Business Schools Require Longer Admissions Essays?

By - Sep 29, 07:17 AM   Comments [0]

Do some MBA applicants want longer admissions essays? Get to know the students in Columbia’s Business School’s class of MBA students, learn about the latest application trends, and find out why some applicants favor longer admissions essays. Here is everything that’s trending in the world of...

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MBA Admissions Consultants: When To Use One

By - Sep 27, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

Despite being a relatively new addition to the application process, admissions consultants are a fact of MBA applications at this point. Depending on which statistics you believe, something like one in four applicants uses a consultant, and by some estimates this figure may be even...

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GMAT Tuesday: OG Reading Comprehension #3

By - Sep 27, 11:56 AM   Comments [0]

Question 3 in the reading comprehension section of the Official Guide to the GMAT is again, a detail question. They’ve loaded up the detail questions in this first group of questions. We’ll dive into how to approach detail questions, how to identify wrong answers,...

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Land Your Score: Number Properties on the GMAT

By - Sep 27, 06:27 AM   Comments [0]

How long has it been since you learned about odd and even numbers? What about the differences between positives and negatives? And when did you learn the definition of an integer or a prime number? Number properties on the GMAT Most of us learned all of these...

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

By - Sep 26, 13:12 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. Make Sure to Answer the Question that is ASKED Hi Rich, If xy=1, then...

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3 Tips for Deciding Which Business Schools are a Good Fit for You

By - Sep 26, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

With so many MBA programs to choose from, how do you pick the right one for you? In other words, which b-schools are the best “fit” for you? “Fit” is established by how well your needs and desires correspond to what a school has to...

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Business School Dean Placed on Administrative Leave

By - Sep 23, 07:44 AM   Comments [0]

Scandal rocks the administration at Syracuse’s MBA program. Meet the entering MBA class at the University of Virginia, learn what Fisher College of Business has to offer students, and find out why one business school dean was placed on leave by the administration. Catch all...

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