Articles by OfficialGMAT

  • 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

  • How to Pick the Right MBA Program for You

    How to Pick the Right MBA Program for You

    by on October 8th, 2014

    “I’m a US Army veteran, co-founder of UniteUS.com, and a serial entrepreneur. I’m a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, where I played football. After West Point I was … Read More

  • 3 Steps to Choosing the Right B-School for You

    3 Steps to Choosing the Right B-School for You

    by on October 1st, 2014

    My name is Akshay Chugh and I am a member of INSEAD’s MBA Class of 2015. I currently live in Mumbai, India, but have lived in the US for nine years, having completed high school and college there. I graduated with a … Read More

  • How Does the GMAT Support Your Education and Career?

    How Does the GMAT Support Your Education and Career?

    by on September 28th, 2014

    Submitted by Sonia Gastaud, Deputy Head of International Admissions, EDHEC Business School.  Even if you are strong in math or in quants, finding time to study algebra and calculus can be a challenge. However if … Read More

  • Making the Most of Your MBA Experience

    Making the Most of Your MBA Experience

    by on September 25th, 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

  • My Retake Story: How I Improved My GMAT Score

    My Retake Story: How I Improved My GMAT Score

    by on September 16th, 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

  • 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