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How To Improve Your English Speaking And Succeed In American Universities

By - Jan 3, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

“Is my English good enough to study in the US?” During the 11 years I spent working with international students in Istanbul, this is a question I heard a lot. If you want to study in the US, how high should your English level be? To get...

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Last-minute Round 2 MBA Application Tips

By - Jan 3, 10:09 AM   Comments [0]

Over the next week, more than a dozen top MBA programs will close out their Round 2 application periods. If you are targeting one of those schools and haven’t hit “Submit” yet, here are some last-minute tips for you: Ensure your recommendation letters are in. We’ve...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 3)

By - Jan 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A coin made of alloy of aluminum and silver measures 2 x 15 mm (it is 2 mm thick and its diameter is 15 mm). If the weight of the coin is 30 grams and the volume of aluminum in the alloy equals that of...

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A Review of the Magoosh GRE Prep Program

By - Jan 3, 01:13 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants preparing for the GRE have a lot of options – from self-study using books and practice tests, to in-person courses, to private tutoring. Today I’m reviewing one test prep option: Magoosh’s online GRE prep course. What is it? It’s a comprehensive, flexible online GRE prep course,...

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How Does Your GMAT Score Fit into the Holistic MBA Application Puzzle?

By - Jan 3, 01:09 AM   Comments [0]

There’s a lot of talk about the holistic approach admission directors take to evaluate applications. How much weight is really put on different aspects of the application during evaluation? If the approach is so holistic, then why do so many applicants with low GMAT scores get dinged...

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You CAN Cement Your Future With the Choices that YOU Make in 2017

By - Jan 2, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com We’re now just beginning the first full week of 2017 and this is a time of year when many people look to define their goals for the coming 12 months. The start of any year can be seen as representative of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 2)

By - Jan 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If for any pair of two positive integers and , their arithmetic mean is defined as while their geometric mean is defined as , is larger...

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My Reflections of 2016

By - Jan 1, 11:56 AM   Comments [0]

I just want to take this time to wish you a happy holiday season and a wonderful New Year. I think that as the year draws to a close, it's important to reflect on the good that has come one’s way in the preceding year and...

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You Need These Transformative MBA Editing Hacks

By - Jan 1, 03:07 AM   Comments [0]

Did you miss our webinar, 3 Hacks to Transform Your MBA Application? Bummed that your essay will suffer a slow death without these reviving editing secrets? Don’t be so glum! You can now catch this important webinar on-demand on our website any time you want! Some of the topics...

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GMAT Study Tips (For When You Don’t Have Time to Study for the GMAT)

By - Jan 1, 02:51 AM   Comments [0]

Do you want to get into b-school, but feel like you just don’t have the time? Well, I have some good news: there are ways to fit GMAT prep into your busy schedule. Practice general reading, math, and writing skills in your spare time Not every GMAT...

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