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    Experience the NEW GMAT Official Guide Online

    Experience the NEW GMAT Official Guide Online

    by on September 18th, 2017

    The GMAT® Official Guide series has long been a powerful tool used by test takers to accelerate their test preparation and earn the GMAT score they want. Now, these must-have guides, are available in a new and improved … Read More

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    U.S. Immigration & Travel Policy Updates

    U.S. Immigration & Travel Policy Updates

    by on September 15th, 2017

    We understand the evolving U.S. immigration and visa situation has caused confusion and concern within our community of schools and candidates. We have reached out to candidates from the affected countries to offer … Read More

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    Study Smart for Your Best GMAT Score

    Study Smart for Your Best GMAT Score

    by on September 10th, 2017

    When it comes to studying for the GMAT exam, there are no secrets, magic formulas, or silver bullets—just planning and preparation. That said, there are some basics that you should understand to make the best use of … Read More

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    Taking the GMAT Exam: Why Do You Need to Present Appropriate Identification?

    Taking the GMAT Exam: Why Do You Need to Present Appropriate Identification?

    by on September 4th, 2017

    In today’s world, a lot of organizations require that you present a valid form of identification as a pre-requisite to providing you a service. When you set up a bank account, request a loan, vote, travel, make a … Read More

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    U.S. Immigration & Travel Policy Updates

    U.S. Immigration & Travel Policy Updates

    by on August 30th, 2017

    On March 6, 2017, a United States Executive Order was issued announcing updated policies restricting travel to the United States by individuals from certain countries. Of immediate concern for international students … Read More

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    Tactics and Guessing on the GMAT

    Tactics and Guessing on the GMAT

    by on August 27th, 2017

    Just Mark “C?” We’ve all been there. Sitting in the test center seemingly paralyzed as we watch the seconds tick away and realize we don’t have enough time to finish the test. Conventional wisdom has always … Read More

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    Can I Succeed in an MBA Program Without an Undergraduate Degree in Business?

    Can I Succeed in an MBA Program Without an Undergraduate Degree in Business?

    by on August 25th, 2017

    Provided by Robin Camputaro, Associate Director, MBA Program Virginia Tech MBA. My undergraduate degree is not in business. Can I be successful in business school and how will an MBA help me? The MBA degree is … Read More

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    Tips on Scheduling Your GMAT Appointment

    Tips on Scheduling Your GMAT Appointment

    by on August 17th, 2017

    Know when to test. Many programs have different rounds of application deadlines. The first step to scheduling is knowing when the program you are interested in needs to receive your application and your GMAT Score. Once … Read More

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    The CAT in the GMAT

    The CAT in the GMAT

    by on August 11th, 2017

    If you’re looking for a way to keep your furry friend from clawing up your furniture, I can’t help you—I’m not talking about that kind of CAT. CAT refers to Computerized Adaptive Testing, which is the method used … Read More

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    Business Has Moved East, So Should Your MBA

    Business Has Moved East, So Should Your MBA

    by on July 26th, 2017

    Submitted by Steven Ji, Assistant Director of MBA Marketing, Admissions and Financial Aid at CEIBS.  For prospective MBAs from the US and Europe, a top-tier business school degree is no longer sufficient to stand out … Read More

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    Developing a Successful MBA Story

    Developing a Successful MBA Story

    by on July 20th, 2017

    Your ‘MBA story’ is how you tell the admissions committee who you are and why you want to go to business school now. Your story connects your background to your reasons for wanting an MBA to achieve your ultimate … Read More

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    Employers Seek Communication Skills in New Hires

    Employers Seek Communication Skills in New Hires

    by on July 19th, 2017

    Successfully pitching a new product idea to your boss or presenting a financial analysis to your company’s management team requires not only business savvy, but also a broad set of communication skills. A new … Read More

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    Use an MBA to Help Accelerate Your Career

    Use an MBA to Help Accelerate Your Career

    by on July 18th, 2017

    Submitted by Joseph Alexander, full-time MBA student at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management, Class of 2018. Hi, I’m Joe Alexander. I was born and raised in India. During my … Read More

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    Select Section Order Is Here!

    Select Section Order Is Here!

    by on July 12th, 2017

    We are excited to announce that our newest GMAT™ exam feature is now available! Select Section Order allows you to choose the order in which you complete the four sections of the GMAT exam. Three options will be … Read More

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