Articles by OfficialGMAT

  • Exploring How to Pay for B-School

    Exploring How to Pay for B-School

    by on September 14th, 2014

    Few things in life have a greater payoff than an investment in education in terms of the opportunity it provides to acquire skills, build a career, boost income, and fulfill personal goals. But increases in tuition and … Read More

  • Will an MBA Teach You to Become an Entrepreneur?

    Will an MBA Teach You to Become an Entrepreneur?

    by on September 7th, 2014

    Submitted by Maryke Luijendijk-Steenkamp, director of MBA Marketing & Admissions, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Entrepreneurship is all the rage in global business nowadays. A question that … Read More

  • 4 Ways to Use a Full-Time MBA for Career Change

    4 Ways to Use a Full-Time MBA for Career Change

    by on August 23rd, 2014

    Submitted by Aimee Akimoff, director of Recruitment, Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Willamette University. Making a career change and transitioning from “where you are to where you want to be” is an … Read More

  • Use an MBA to Empower Women

    Use an MBA to Empower Women

    by on August 7th, 2014

    I’m a music-loving mountain girl born and raised in Canmore, Alberta. In 2005, along with my teammates, I started Fast and Female to “inspire and be inspired.” In 2006, I won Olympic gold in cross-country … Read More

  • How to Prepare for the Day of the GMAT Exam

    How to Prepare for the Day of the GMAT Exam

    by on August 6th, 2014

    I’m a music-loving mountain girl born and raised in Canmore, Alberta. In 2005, along with my teammates, I started Fast and Female to “inspire and be inspired.” In 2006, I won Olympic gold in cross-country … Read More

  • GMAT Prep Tips from an Olympic Gold Medalist

    GMAT Prep Tips from an Olympic Gold Medalist

    by on August 5th, 2014

    I’m a music-loving mountain girl born and raised in Canmore, Alberta. In 2005, along with my teammates, I started Fast and Female to “inspire and be inspired.” In 2006, I won Olympic gold in cross-country … Read More

  • 5 Steps to Building GMAT Practice Sets

    5 Steps to Building GMAT Practice Sets

    by on July 22nd, 2014

    Athletes and musicians know it pays to practice, and so do GMAT® test takers. The GMAT exam is timed and contains question formats specific to the test. Because there’s a penalty for not finishing, understanding the … Read More

  • 5 Reasons to Study in Korea for Your MBA

    5 Reasons to Study in Korea for Your MBA

    by on July 18th, 2014

    Submitted by Mija Yoon, director of the Admission & Placement Center at KAIST College of Business (KAIST MBA), in Seoul, Korea. In recent decades, Korea has experienced rapid growth and the economy has remained … Read More

  • Which MBA Program Is Right for You?

    Which MBA Program Is Right for You?

    by on July 16th, 2014

    My name is Khalia Jenkins and I am a rising 2nd year MBA student at Clark Atlanta University with a concentration in Marketing. For my undergraduate degree, I attended the University of Cincinnati in my hometown of … Read More

  • What Should You Consider When Choosing a B-School?

    What Should You Consider When Choosing a B-School?

    by on July 15th, 2014

    My name is Khalia Jenkins and I am a rising 2nd year MBA student at Clark Atlanta University with a concentration in Marketing. For my undergraduate degree, I attended the University of Cincinnati in my hometown of … Read More

  • What Can You Expect in an MBA Program?

    What Can You Expect in an MBA Program?

    by on July 13th, 2014

    My name is Khalia Jenkins and I am a rising 2nd year MBA student at Clark Atlanta University with a concentration in Marketing. For my undergraduate degree, I attended the University of Cincinnati in my hometown of … Read More

  • Earning an MBA From a Fast-Growing Economy Like India

    Earning an MBA From a Fast-Growing Economy Like India

    by on July 4th, 2014

    Submitted by Rupesh Bisht, associate director of the Admissions and Financial Aid Department at the Indian School of Business (ISB). Poised for superpower status in the 21st century, India’s emerging economy is … Read More

  • 3 Things to Think About: New GMAT Score Reporting Policies

    3 Things to Think About: New GMAT Score Reporting Policies

    by on June 29th, 2014

    As of June 27, 2014, under a new policy, you’ll be able to preview your unofficial GMAT scores before deciding whether to accept or cancel your scores. The Graduate Management Admission Council is changing the process … Read More

  • How an International Two-Year MBA Program Can Help You Change Careers

    How an International Two-Year MBA Program Can Help You Change Careers

    by on June 21st, 2014

    Submitted by Pascal Michels, associate director of MBA Career Services at IESE Business School.  While the MBA degree has its origins in the US, some European schools have been offering full-time degrees for more than … Read More