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Next Year Starts Now: A New Webinar Series for 2019–2020 MBA Applicants!

by mbaMission on October 3, 2018

Are you planning to apply to business school in 2019–2020? It is not too early to start preparing for your applications, and we can help! The [...]

Unit Conversions (Part 2)

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on July 18, 2018

In Part 1, we dealt with converting between different metric units. Check that out if you haven’t already. Converting from one metric unit to another is [...]

The GMAT Official Guide 2019 edition, part 2

by Manhattan Prep on July 11, 2018

Here we go, here we go! Welcome to part 2 of our little series on the latest Official Guide, hot off the presses; if you’d [...]

The GMAT Official Guide 2019 edition, part 1

by Manhattan Prep on June 27, 2018

Ah, June. The days are long, the snow is a distant memory (for a few more months at least), and I get to work through [...]

Unit Conversions (Part 1)

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on June 22, 2018

Many GMAT Quant problems can easily turn into black holes of tedious and time-consuming calculations. Unit conversions are good examples of this: the GMAT will [...]

Know When to Swipe Left on GMAT Quant Problems

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on June 8, 2018

One of the biggest challenges many of my students face in their GMAT preparation is knowing when to let go of Quant problems. They think [...]

Sometimes the Quant is the Verbal

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on May 9, 2018

The GMAT only has two sections that count towards your overall GMAT score: Quant and Verbal. On a surface level, these two sections might seem [...]

When to Use Your ‘Natural Number Sense’—And When Not To

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on April 12, 2018

Many people struggle with math anxiety or outright math phobia, but the reality is that we’re all born with an innate “number sense.” On some [...]

Update Your Time Management for the New GMAT

by Manhattan Prep on April 12, 2018

The GMAT is about to change! And in a great way: it will take us less time to take the test, starting this coming Monday, [...]

How to “Draw the Rest of the Owl” on GMAT Quant Problems

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on April 2, 2018

The GMAT Official Guide is a great teaching tool—all of the problems in the book are retired problems from real GMAT exams of yesteryear, so [...]

Minimizing Careless GMAT Mistakes: Right Answer, Wrong Question

by Manhattan Prep GMAT on February 27, 2018

Check out key takeaways for preventing careless GMAT mistakes.

GMAT Word Problems: Pay Close(r) Attention to the Words

by Veritas Prep on February 6, 2018

The GMAT has zero intentions of letting you off easy, so take everything it throws at you seriously.

How to Conquer GMAT Rate Problems

by PrepScholar GMAT on January 30, 2018

Check out one of the most valuable GMAT math strategies—taking complex problems step-by-step.

Keep Shaving Those Quant Seconds … with Confidence!

by Veritas Prep on January 28, 2018

Always think about how you can tackle a question more efficiently and shave down seconds.

GMAT Quant: Shaved Seconds Add Up

by Veritas Prep on January 20, 2018

Think of ways to save seconds as you approach your quantitative practice.