Articles by Magoosh GMAT

    How to Impress with Your B-School Resumé

    How to Impress with Your B-School Resumé

    by on August 13th, 2017

    This post originally appeared on the InGenius Prep blog. The business school resumé is an absurd and challenging genre of writing. It suffers from severe constraints and yet, to be of value, requires an enormous amount … Read More

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    The 5-Step Guide to Writing Your MBA Goals Essay

    The 5-Step Guide to Writing Your MBA Goals Essay

    by on July 28th, 2017

    You’re getting ready to apply to b-school this fall, targeting the Round 1 deadlines. You may also have other responsibilities like work or family, or trying to improve your GMAT scores. What you don’t have is extra … Read More

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    Act Like a Resume, Think Like an Admissions Officer

    Act Like a Resume, Think Like an Admissions Officer

    by on July 4th, 2017

    This post was contributed by our friends at Admit.Me. To write a great resume, you need to be empathetic and get into the mind of the reviewer. Imagine that you are the person reviewing your resume. You’re trying to … Read More

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    How is GMAT Integrated Reasoning Scored?

    How is GMAT Integrated Reasoning Scored?

    by on June 25th, 2017

    Many students have questions about the GMATs Integrated Reasoning (IR) section. “Is integrated reasoning part of the GMAT score?” Well … yes and no. Your IR score will be submitted to schools along with your verbal … Read More

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    Picking Order of Sections on the GMAT

    Picking Order of Sections on the GMAT

    by on June 20th, 2017

    In a recent announcement, GMAC (the folks who create the GMAT) announced an important change to the test. What you have to know hasn’t changed, and what you have to do on test day hasn’t changed—but the order in … Read More

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    3 Tips to Getting the Most Out of B-School

    3 Tips to Getting the Most Out of B-School

    by on June 9th, 2017

    This article is written by our friends at Peterson’s. Business school is intense. You’ll constantly have a lot to do in every avenue of your school life. Regardless of how prepared you are, there will be times when … Read More

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    GMAT Grammar: ‘On a White Bus’ with Subordinate Conjunctions

    GMAT Grammar: ‘On a White Bus’ with Subordinate Conjunctions

    by on June 1st, 2017

    Clauses In the big world of grammar, there are two kinds of clauses: those that can stand alone on their own two feet and those who can’t. The first kind, independent clauses, can stand alone as complete … Read More

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    GMAT Tips for Non-Native English Speakers

    GMAT Tips for Non-Native English Speakers

    by on May 24th, 2017

    Since the GMAT is typically used for admissions to American universities, it is conducted only in English. Taking the GMAT for non-native English speakers is therefore slightly more challenging than for native English … Read More

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    Save Money and Time with These GMAT Resources

    Save Money and Time with These GMAT Resources

    by on May 23rd, 2017

    The amount of time GMAT students spend researching the best prep options is rivaled only by the amount of money spent on unnecessary (and occasionally sub-par) GMAT prep materials. This stops now. Magoosh’s mission is … Read More

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    Number Sense for the GMAT

    Number Sense for the GMAT

    by on May 16th, 2017

    What is Number Sense? Many GMAT Quantitative Problems, like the foregoing pair, test number sense. What is number sense? Number sense is a good intuition for what happens to different kinds of numbers (positive, … Read More

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    UVA Darden’s GMAT Score

    UVA Darden’s GMAT Score

    by on May 7th, 2017

    The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business is a leading business graduate program. That means that the GMAT score for University of Virginia is competitive. Admissions will not be easy. But for strong … Read More

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    Can You Use a Calculator on the GMAT?

    Can You Use a Calculator on the GMAT?

    by on April 29th, 2017

    Can you use a calculator on the GMAT? Yes and no. You can’t bring your own calculator to the exam. But a calculator is provided for Integrated Reasoning. The GMAT IR section’s onscreen calculator disappears after you … Read More

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    6 Tips for GMAT Integrated Reasoning

    6 Tips for GMAT Integrated Reasoning

    by on April 21st, 2017

    If you’re like many students, you heard about GMAT IR and quickly went to Google and searched “integrated reasoning gmat” or “what the heck is integrated reasoning?” So, I’m going to assume you now know a bit … Read More

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    B-School: Bigger Debt, Bigger Rewards

    B-School: Bigger Debt, Bigger Rewards

    by on April 20th, 2017

    We’ve all heard the horror stories about student loan debt by now. Seven out of 10 students take on debt to earn their bachelor’s degree, and the amounts that some borrowers end up owing can be intimidating. Many … Read More

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