Articles by OfficialGMAT

  • Why You Should Consider an Early Career MBA

    Why You Should Consider an Early Career MBA

    by on December 15th, 2014

    Dream career: Hedge Fund Manager Why Business School? Achieving an MBA will set you apart from your competition in the work force, help you develop professionally, and give you the credentials for advancement to upper … Read More

  • 3 Steps to Choose the Best B-School for You

    3 Steps to Choose the Best B-School for You

    by on December 11th, 2014

    Dream career: A role that will help me empower people and communities to dream and achieve. Why Business School? I wanted to equip myself with more skills, exposure and training to reach my full potential. Best GMAT … Read More

  • Top 5 Things Undergrads Can Do to Get into the MBA Program of Their Choice

    Top 5 Things Undergrads Can Do to Get into the MBA Program of Their Choice

    by on December 7th, 2014

    Submitted by Jen Arthur, director of Admissions, Jenkins MBA, NC State University. The average work experience of full-time MBA students can vary by program, although most prefer their applicants to have several years … Read More

  • 3 Simple Steps to Prep for the GMAT

    3 Simple Steps to Prep for the GMAT

    by on November 29th, 2014

    Dream career: Social Entrepreneur Why business school? Getting an MBA will improve my network and open incredible opportunities for me. How long have you been preparing for the GMAT exam? 2.5 months. Favorite GMAT … Read More

  • Thinking of Launching a Business after B-School? You’re in Good Company

    Thinking of Launching a Business after B-School? You’re in Good Company

    by on November 25th, 2014

    These days it seems budding entrepreneurs are increasingly looking to graduate business school as their best opportunity to prepare for launching their own business. If you’re one of these individuals, you are in good … Read More

  • 3 Reasons Why a Non-Business Undergrad Should Consider an MBA

    3 Reasons Why a Non-Business Undergrad Should Consider an MBA

    by on November 22nd, 2014

    Submitted by Carrie Kelly, the Director of Operations, Graduate & Executive Programs at the Goodman School of Business at Brock University.  It used to feel like our undergraduate degree determined our career … Read More

  • Going Directly from Undergrad to B-School

    Going Directly from Undergrad to B-School

    by on November 21st, 2014

    My name is Ethan Nosky. I’m from Houston, Texas and am an alumnus of the Master’s in Marketing program at the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. I have an undergraduate degree in … Read More

  • Overcoming Challenges to Pursue an MBA

    Overcoming Challenges to Pursue an MBA

    by on November 14th, 2014

    Dream career: A role that will help me empower people and communities to dream and achieve. Why Business School? I wanted to equip myself with more skills, exposure and training to reach my full potential. Best GMAT … Read More

  • How I Used GMAT Skills in B-School

    How I Used GMAT Skills in B-School

    by on November 13th, 2014

    Dream career: International Business Why Business School? Fast-track my career, take me to where I dream of, expose me to invaluable resources and connection. Best GMAT study tip? Go with the study materials published … Read More

  • Military Students: 3 Things to Look for in an MBA Program

    Military Students: 3 Things to Look for in an MBA Program

    by on November 12th, 2014

    Submitted by Christine Ferrell, Director of Marketing, Jenkins Graduate School of Management, North Carolina State University. Veterans Day (celebrated yesterday—Nov. 11—in the US), also known as Armistice Day and … Read More

  • Internships Today Lead to Job Offers Tomorrow

    Internships Today Lead to Job Offers Tomorrow

    by on October 25th, 2014

    As you begin planning for your career beyond graduate business school, how will an internship fit into the portfolio of academic and personal accomplishments you’ll present to a prospective employer? An internship in … Read More

  • 5 Reasons You Should Consider Studying in the Philippines

    5 Reasons You Should Consider Studying in the Philippines

    by on October 23rd, 2014

    Submitted by Mark Chan, Program Director at the W. SyCip Graduate School of Business at the Asian Institute of Management The Philippines has recently re-established itself as the darling of Asia and the world with … Read More

  • What You Should Look for in a Quality MBA Program

    What You Should Look for in a Quality MBA Program

    by on October 10th, 2014

    Submitted by Lois Clay Vogle, Graduate Studies Program Coordinator, University of Richmond, Robins School of Business. What are graduate students looking for in a quality MBA program? The return on investment is at the … Read More

  • 5 Steps to Using GMATPrep® Exam Pack 1 in Your GMAT Study Plan

    5 Steps to Using GMATPrep® Exam Pack 1 in Your GMAT Study Plan

    by on October 9th, 2014

    The GMATPrep® software, available for free to anyone who registers on mba.com, has long given GMAT test takers a realistic sense of what taking the exam is like. Adding GMATPrep® Exam Pack 1 (US$49.99)* not only … Read More