GMAT Prep Articles

  • GMAT Advice: Mastering the Process of Elimination

    GMAT Advice: Mastering the Process of Elimination

    by on March 20th, 2015

    Please help! I’ve mastered process of elimination skills for my quantitative work, but can’t seem to get it down for my sentence correction. Is this the right strategy, or should I be taking another route? Sincerely, … Read More

  • GMAT Test Day Warm Up Strategies

    GMAT Test Day Warm Up Strategies

    by on March 19th, 2015

    You’ve put in long hours and made sacrifices to prepare for the GMAT, and now you’re looking to fit in a few extra minutes of studying on the morning of your exam. Before you bookmark multiple sections to review over … Read More

  • GMAT Geniuses: Real Life Success Strategies Q&A with sourabhsur

    GMAT Geniuses: Real Life Success Strategies Q&A with sourabhsur

    by on March 18th, 2015

    Want to know how GMAT geniuses achieve top scores? In this series, 2013-2014 MBA Watch School Champion PW interviews fellow BTG members who have top GMAT scores about their personal test preparation tactics. As Vince … Read More

  • GMAT Scores for Top B-Schools

    GMAT Scores for Top B-Schools

    by on March 15th, 2015

    Are you applying to a top MBA program? Think you need to earn a 760 to do so? Think again. If you have a strong business school application, you likely won’t need a near-perfect GMAT score for admission into a top MBA … Read More

  • Should You Cancel Your GMAT Scores?

    Should You Cancel Your GMAT Scores?

    by on March 14th, 2015

    Should you cancel your GMAT scores on test day? Probably not. So you’ve just labored through the 3.5 hour GMAT. You’ve determined your answer for question #41 on the verbal section (the last question), confirmed the … Read More

  • Shattering the GMAT Score Plateau

    Shattering the GMAT Score Plateau

    by on March 12th, 2015

    It’s always frustrating to feel as though you’re not making enough progress. Hours of studying, and your score only increases by a few measly points. If your practice tests don’t seem to be going anywhere, or … Read More

  • 3 Bad GMAT Prep Habits to Avoid

    3 Bad GMAT Prep Habits to Avoid

    by on March 10th, 2015

    Test takers are always searching for ways to make GMAT prep as productive as possible. A fruitful study plan should also include understanding the bad habits that will creep up if you don’t plan ahead. If you’re … Read More

  • How to Switch from the GRE to the GMAT

    How to Switch from the GRE to the GMAT

    by on March 9th, 2015

    Lately, we’ve been talking about how to decide which test to take, as well as what to do if you decide to stick with the GMAT. What if you decide to switch from the GRE to the GMAT? That’s what we’ll tackle today! … Read More

  • How to Switch from the GMAT to the GRE

    How to Switch from the GMAT to the GRE

    by on March 8th, 2015

    Lately, we’ve been talking about how to decide which test to take, as well as what to do if you decide to stick with the GMAT. What if you decide to switch from the GMAT to the GRE? That’s what we’ll tackle today! … Read More

  • 3 Ways to Improve Your Timing on the GMAT

    3 Ways to Improve Your Timing on the GMAT

    by on March 4th, 2015

    The GMAT presents several challenges for test takers. For many people, the issues are focused around aptitude and the ability to simply get answers right. For others, timing is a big challenge. The GMAT is as much a … Read More

  • Retaking the GMAT … Again

    Retaking the GMAT … Again

    by on March 2nd, 2015

    I’m preparing to take my GMAT for the third time. I’m so frustrated! I’ve bombed my first two tries and am worried I’m going to do it again, even though I’ve logged a lot of hours of prep. I feel as though … Read More

  • How to Get Started on Your Integrated Reasoning Prep

    How to Get Started on Your Integrated Reasoning Prep

    by on March 1st, 2015

    You likely already have your hands full with Quant and Verbal GMAT prep as it is, but we have a feeling you’re worried about that pesky Integrated Reasoning portion of the test as well. For a section that only asks you … Read More

  • Should I Re-Take the GMAT? If So, How?

    Should I Re-Take the GMAT? If So, How?

    by on February 28th, 2015

    So you’ve taken the test and you aren’t entirely happy with your score. How do you decide whether to re-take the test? It might be the case that your score is close to what you wanted, but not quite all the way … Read More

  • Top 10 Myths About Your GMAT Score—Debunked!

    Top 10 Myths About Your GMAT Score—Debunked!

    by on February 26th, 2015

    At Kaplan Test Prep, we talk to future MBAs every day, so the GMAT is a hot topic of conversation, and those conversations come with their share of myths that are just begging to be busted. In this article we’ll be … Read More