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Jun 25, 2011

GMAT Tips: Breaking Down a GMATPrep CR Explain a Discrepancy Problem

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide helpful tips for how to identify and answer “explain a discrepancy” questions in the Critical Reasoning section of the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! This week, we’re going to tackle a... Read more »

Jun 22, 2011

GMAT Tips: 5 Tips for Getting a Perfect Score on the GMAT Essay

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this article, they share advice on how to ace the AWA portion of the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! A lot of good folks argue that your GMAT essays are meaningless, but don’t forget that... Read more »

Jun 18, 2011

GMAT Tips: The Most Logical Way to Study Sentence Correction

Today’s GMAT tip comes to us from Veritas Prep.  In this article, they provide helpful advice on how to study for the Sentence Correction section of the GMAT. Read on to see what they have to say! You know that the GMAT tests Modifiers in Sentence Correction. But the unasked... Read more »

Jun 15, 2011

GMAT Tips: What to Memorize for the GMAT Verbal: Business/Logic Vocabulary

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this post, they point out business and logic vocabulary terms that are helpful to know when taking the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! You’ve probably heard that the GMAT doesn’t require math or verbal skills... Read more »

Jun 11, 2011

GMAT Tips: Combined Work

Today’s GMAT challenge question comes to us from Kaplan.  To help you with your GMAT studying, try to solve the problem on your own, and then read on for the explanation of its solution: Work problems are definitely not as common on the GMAT as, say, solving simultaneous equations might... Read more »

Jun 8, 2011

GMAT Tips: How to Approach Rate Problems on GMAT Quant

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this post, they explain how to tackle rate problems on the quantitative section of the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! One of the most common areas of frustration for my GMAT students is rate problems.... Read more »

Jun 7, 2011

Harvard Business School, U Penn’s Wharton School Travel the Globe to Meet Prospective Applicants

Admissions staff from top schools like Harvard Business School (HBS) and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania are circling the globe in the weeks ahead to meet prospective applicants in the countries where they live. Next week, HBS will host MBA Admissions events in Paris, Tokyo, Shanghai* and... Read more »

Jun 1, 2011

GMAT Tips: GMAT Ratios 101

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this video post, they explain how to answer questions involving ratios on the quantitative section of the GMAT.  Click play to see what they have to say! For more information on Knewton, download Clear Admit’s independent guide to the leading... Read more »

May 28, 2011

GMAT Tips: Breaking Down a GMATPrep Critical Reasoning Strengthen Problem

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide helpful tips for how to identify and answer “strengthen” questions in the Critical Reasoning section of the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! This week, we’re going to tackle a harder GMATPrep... Read more »

May 25, 2011

GMAT Tips: Intro to Fractions on the GMAT

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton. In this video post, they provide a solid introduction to fractions on the GMAT. Get (re)acquainted with proper and improper fractions, mixed numbers, and reciprocals, and learn the best way to compare and convert fractions on the test. Click play to... Read more »

May 21, 2011

GMAT Tips: Highlighting the Critical in Critical Reasoning

Today’s GMAT tip comes to us from Veritas Prep.  In this article, they provide helpful tips on how to answer Critical Reasoning questions on the GMAT. Read on to see what they have to say! Admit it: you are a critical person. When you’re in a long line at a... Read more »

May 18, 2011

GMAT Tips: GMAT Dating Advice: 6 Tips to Bring Your Score to the Next Level

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this post, they examine how classic dating advice also applies to the GMAT.  Read on to find out what they have to say! Before you’re matched with your ideal score, studying for the GMAT can feel much like the torturous... Read more »

May 14, 2011

GMAT Tips: GMAT Mixture Problems

Today’s GMAT tip comes from Kaplan. In this article, Kaplan GMAT instructor Bret Ruber provides tips for answering mixture problems on the GMAT quantitative section: Two types of mixture problems often appear on the GMAT.  Because these types of problems fall into two very specific categories, we can simply learn... Read more »

May 11, 2011

GMAT Tips: Percentages, Ratios, and Fractions on the GMAT

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this video post, they provide helpful tips for tackling percentages, ratios, and fractions on the GMAT.  Click play to see what they have to say!   For more information on Knewton, download Clear Admit’s independent guide to the leading test... Read more »

May 5, 2011

Though only six months into her time at London Business School (LBS), Career Services Director Fiona Sandford brings plenty of experience to the post. She came to LBS last October from the London School of Economics, where she had served as director of career services for the past eight years.... Read more »

May 4, 2011

GMAT Tips: Intro to Data Sufficiency on the GMAT

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this video post, they provide helpful advice on how to identify and solve data sufficiency problems on the quantitative section of the GMAT.  Click play to see what they have to say! For more information on Knewton, download Clear Admit’s... Read more »

Apr 27, 2011

GMAT Tips: Spring Cleaning for Your GMAT Prep

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this post, they provide helpful tips on how to organize your GMAT preparation.  Read on to see what they have to say! Feeling overwhelmed or disorganized in regards to your GMAT prep routine? Here are a few ways to “dust... Read more »

Apr 23, 2011

GMAT Tips: How Do You Know That? Or: The Importance of "Why"

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they explain the importance of understanding how or why you know an answer when studying for the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! Today’s article is going to be a little bit different from... Read more »

Apr 23, 2011

GMAT Tips: How Do You Know That? Or: The Importance of “Why”

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they explain the importance of understanding how or why you know an answer when studying for the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! Today’s article is going to be a little bit different from... Read more »

Apr 20, 2011

GMAT Tips: Intro to GMAT Quant

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this video post, they provide a helpful walk-through of the GMAT quantitative section.  Click play to see what they have to say! For more information on Knewton, download Clear Admit’s independent guide to the leading test preparation companies here. This... Read more »

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