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

- Oct 10, 11:35 AM   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. Broad Study Advice Hi Rich, I’ve been studying for some time already and scored...

# Should You Retake The GMAT? [Short Video]

- Oct 10, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Not sure if you should retake the GMAT? Check out this video for the three key factors to examine when evaluating your GMAT score: Related Resources: • MBA Admissions Tip: Dealing with a Low GPA • Low GMAT Score? Don’t Panic…Yet. • GMAT, GRE, SAT, and All Things Test Prep [podcast] This article...

# GMAT Sentence Correction: the “Due To” Mistake

- Oct 10, 08:24 AM   Comments [0]

This mistake is astonishingly common in spoken English, even among otherwise relatively well-spoken people.  In the six Sentence Correction practice questions below, all the questions contain “due to“: where is it used correctly and where it is wrong?   1) Elysium Field Construction planned to build a...

# GMAT Question of the Day (October 10)

- Oct 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math The average (arithmetic mean) of four distinct positive integers is 10. If the average of the smaller two of these four integers is 8, which of the following represents the maximum possible value of the largest integer? A. 12 B. 14 C. 15 D. 16 E. 17 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

# MBA-led Startups Meet High Expectations at HBS Incubator

- Oct 7, 07:51 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB is offering free tuition to admitted MBA students—but there’s one small caveat. Cornell welcomes its newest MBA class, Stanford is gives aspiring MBAs free tuition with a catch, and entrepreneurs face high expectations when applying to HBS Startup Studio. Here is everything that’s...

# GMAT Question of the Day (October 7)

- Oct 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Money is paid into an account in portions of \$500 and paid out in portions of \$300. If after a month the account grew by \$1,200, what is the least possible number of transactions that could have been made? A. 3 B. 4 C. 5 D. 6 E. 7 Question Discussion...

# Why Some High-Scorers Still Retake the GMAT

- Oct 6, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

This may seem hard for some test-takers to believe, but sometimes even the high-scorers contemplate retaking the exam. It’s not unheard of for someone with a score of 700 – or even higher – to retake the GMAT to see if they can hit a...

# What’s Next for You in Planning for MBA Admissions

- Oct 6, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

Are you planning for your future career as an MBA? Let’s talk business school. If you’re like a lot of aspiring business school students, this won’t be the first time you’ve heard that phrase—and wondered where you stand on the road to an MBA or specialized business...

# GMAT Question of the Day (October 6)

- Oct 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math How many positive three-digit integers exist such that all their digits are even? A. 80 B. 100 C. 120 D. 125 E. 135 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a more affordable...

# 3 Tips for Preparing for Round 2 MBA Deadlines

- Oct 5, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

With most Round 2 deadlines in December or January, October is the best time to start thinking about your MBA application timeline. At this point, you probably cannot change your undergraduate GPA or your GMAT score, but you do have control over the way you...