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    Finding Your GMAT Motivation

    Finding Your GMAT Motivation

    by on September 2nd, 2017

    If you ask any runner why they run, you’ll get a different answer. Some run to lose weight while others run for the community and social aspect, but at the end of the day everyone has something that gets them up and … Read More

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    Tips for Productive GMAT Prep

    Tips for Productive GMAT Prep

    by on August 26th, 2017

    Whether you’re a day or a month into your GMAT preparation journey, you know how important it is to have a plan and to be able to manage your time well. If you start researching the GMAT online, chances are you’ll … Read More

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    3 Ways to Make the Most of Your GMAT Practice Tests

    3 Ways to Make the Most of Your GMAT Practice Tests

    by on August 18th, 2017

    Taking practice tests is an essential component of your GMAT study regimen. But it’s not the mere act of taking the test that provides you with your greatest opportunity for improvement. Sure, taking the test is … Read More

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    5 Things Undergrads Should Do to Prepare for B-School

    5 Things Undergrads Should Do to Prepare for B-School

    by on August 10th, 2017

    As summer starts to wind down, many college students are frantically trying to squeeze in a few more weekends at the beach before heading back to the dorms and classrooms. But for anyone thinking about business school or … Read More

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    How to Master Critical Reading Questions

    How to Master Critical Reading Questions

    by on August 2nd, 2017

    When I was a kid, all I wanted was a cool mono-syllabic last name. People would fumble through my clunky last name and inevitably layer some hybrid of odd accents in all of the wrong places. I just wanted to play … Read More

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    Put the Critical in Critical Reasoning

    Put the Critical in Critical Reasoning

    by on July 25th, 2017

    As you read GMAT Critical Reasoning problems, you might be struck by how different the questions can be: some are about biology, others about geology, and still others about politics, home repair, corporate strategy, and … Read More

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    GMAT Math: Only a Kitchen Calculator

    GMAT Math: Only a Kitchen Calculator

    by on July 16th, 2017

    There are many different approaches in tackling a GMAT Quantitative question effectively. Algebraically, working backwards from the answer choices, considering “lucky twins”—a smart test taker is flexible and takes … Read More

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    The Importance of Drills on the GMAT

    The Importance of Drills on the GMAT

    by on July 8th, 2017

    If you’ve ever played a sport, you probably have a love-hate relationship with drills. Whether it was running pyramids at the track, shooting countless free throws, or taking batting practice until you thought your … Read More

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    Sentence Correction: Not About the Grammar?

    Sentence Correction: Not About the Grammar?

    by on June 30th, 2017

    Gerunds, prepositional phrases, past perfect test, idioms … if you are a test taker who knows your E.B. White and Will Strunk book by heart, you should ace the Sentence Correction section every single time, right? Not … Read More

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    The Managerial Approach to Sentence Correction

    The Managerial Approach to Sentence Correction

    by on June 24th, 2017

    For most examinees, GMAT Sentence Correction can look a lot like a typical workday: you face a series of tasks and decisions that seem a bit daunting and quite a bit out of your control or expertise. But remember: the … Read More

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    Your 3-Phase GMAT Study Plan

    Your 3-Phase GMAT Study Plan

    by on June 14th, 2017

    Perhaps the most common question students ask about the GMAT is some variation of “how many hours per week do I need to study for the GMAT?” and “how long should I study for the GMAT?” And while these questions … Read More

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    Consider Algebra, Not Arithmetic

    Consider Algebra, Not Arithmetic

    by on June 6th, 2017

    Many test takers fail to make the connection between not being permitted to use a calculator on the quantitative section of the GMAT and, well, not making intensive, calculator-required calculations. The reality is, when … Read More

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    Probability Tip: 3 Strategies That Aren’t Used Enough

    Probability Tip: 3 Strategies That Aren’t Used Enough

    by on May 28th, 2017

    Some GMAT instructors will say that students often place too much emphasis on studying for Probability and Combinatorics, rather than spending more time focusing on the heavy lifters of Algebra and Arithmetic. Like it or … Read More

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    GMAT Prep for Early Bird Applicants

    GMAT Prep for Early Bird Applicants

    by on May 20th, 2017

    For all you “early birds” who are planning to apply to business school this fall, we wanted to offer a few tips on managing your time as it relates to the GMAT exam. Because this is an important element for many … Read More

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