Articles by OfficialGMAT

  • 5 Ways to Fund Your B-School Studies

    5 Ways to Fund Your B-School Studies

    by on September 25th, 2016

    Submitted by Rebekah Lewin, assistant dean of Admissions & Financial Aid at the University of Rochester, William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration. A common question facing prospective students … Read More

  • The GMAT Enhanced Score Report: New and Improved Features

    The GMAT Enhanced Score Report: New and Improved Features

    by on September 23rd, 2016

    Since its launch in January 2016, the GMAT® Enhanced Score Report (ESR) has put test takers in control of their performance by giving them an in-depth review of their scores and insight into their test-taking skills, as … Read More

  • Why Diversity Matters in the B-School Classroom

    Why Diversity Matters in the B-School Classroom

    by on September 15th, 2016

    Submitted by Rebecca Baer, Director, MBA and Certificate Programs at Ball State University, College of Business. Business in the modern era is inherently global. No longer is globalization a topic of one particular … Read More

  • 3 Keys to Maximizing Admissions Events

    3 Keys to Maximizing Admissions Events

    by on August 26th, 2016

    Submitted by Nicole Lindsay, author of The MBA Slingshot for Women: Using Business School to Catapult Your Career, non-profit executive, and former MBA admissions officer and corporate recruiter. Connect with Nicole … Read More

  • MBA Hiring Projections Hit Post-Recession High

    MBA Hiring Projections Hit Post-Recession High

    by on August 6th, 2016

    Recent business school graduates are being welcomed by one of the best hiring markets in recent memory, according to the results of GMAC’s 2016 Corporate Recruiters Survey. The survey, which sampled more than 530 … Read More

  • Get Prepared: From Deciding to Go to Day 1 of B-School

    Get Prepared: From Deciding to Go to Day 1 of B-School

    by on July 31st, 2016

    In this video, Rebecca To, from Queen’s School of Business, shares her MBA journey and reveals key tips to help you prepare and understand the process of applying and getting into the b-school of your choice. Read More

  • How an Experiential MBA Education Can Work for You

    How an Experiential MBA Education Can Work for You

    by on July 29th, 2016

    Submitted by Jodi Detjen, Academic Director of MBA Programs, Suffolk University, Sawyer Business School. What you learn in the classroom can only take you so far in an MBA program. Employers want business school … Read More

  • Official Guide for GMAT Review Corrections

    Official Guide for GMAT Review Corrections

    by on July 25th, 2016

    We recently released The Official Guide for GMAT® Review, 2017 and we have discovered that this version (with the white cover) contains a number of typos that occurred during the publishing process. We understand that … Read More

  • User’s Guide to Full-Time MBA Rankings

    User’s Guide to Full-Time MBA Rankings

    by on July 13th, 2016

    If you’re considering applying to full-time MBA programs, you may have looked at business school rankings to help you gather information and decide where to apply. For many soon-to-be applicants, rankings are appealing … Read More

  • How to Apply to an MBA Program the Right Way

    How to Apply to an MBA Program the Right Way

    by on July 8th, 2016

    In this video, Aya Ghaleb, from Cranfield University, gives advice on how to tell a captivating story in your application. Read More

  • How to Prepare for the GMAT Exam as a Non-Native Speaker

    How to Prepare for the GMAT Exam as a Non-Native Speaker

    by on July 7th, 2016

    In this video, Mariana Zecca, full-time MBA student at Cranfield University School of Management, shares her best study tips to help you beat the GMAT as a non-native English speaker. Read More

  • 5 Tips for Finding a Job or Internship in Europe

    5 Tips for Finding a Job or Internship in Europe

    by on July 5th, 2016

    Submitted by Valerie Leroy, Career Resources Director at HEC Paris. 1. Know Yourself and What You Want Self-knowledge is an absolute prerequisite for choosing between several equally good options. In fact, it is … Read More

  • Updated and Improved: 2017 Official Guide for GMAT Review Series

    Updated and Improved: 2017 Official Guide for GMAT Review Series

    by on June 21st, 2016

    The newest updates to our best-selling Official Guides Series are here! The 2017 edition is the only study series on the market that includes real GMAT® exam questions from the makers of the exam. These recently … Read More

  • An MBA Opens Doors to a Variety of Careers

    An MBA Opens Doors to a Variety of Careers

    by on May 29th, 2016

    There is a misperception among some observers that an MBA is only for a certain type of person, looking for a certain type of job. The reality is that earning an MBA appeals to a wide array of candidates—running the … Read More