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Dec 21, 2011

GMAT Tips: Studying for – and Struggling with – the GMAT

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide helpful tips on how to resolve frustrations you may have encountered while studying for the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! Have you been studying for a while now but having trouble getting... Read more »

Dec 14, 2011

GMAT Tips – Sample Problem: Sentence Correction, Verb Tenses

Today’s GMAT Tip comes to us from Kaplan. In this article, Kaplan GMAT instructor Bret Ruber explains how to answer Sentence Correction questions involving verb tense errors: The majority of grammatical errors that appear in the sentence correction questions on the GMAT fall into six categories. Today’s question focuses on verb errors; when... Read more »

Dec 7, 2011

GMAT Tips – In It to Win It

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they explain the importance of accepting the fact that you will get some answers wrong on the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! This is probably the shortest – and most important – article I’ve written in a year. It’s... Read more »

Nov 30, 2011

GMAT Tips – The Unburdening of Proof

Today’s GMAT tip comes to us from Veritas Prep.  In today’s blog post, they explain how to succeed on the quantitative section of the GMAT by teaching yourself to prove mathematical rules and formulas.  Read on to see what they have to say! As you study for the GMAT, you’re likely to... Read more »

Nov 23, 2011

GMAT Tips – Data Sufficiency: Three Patterns with Test-Day Shortcuts

Today’s GMAT Tip comes to us from Kaplan. In this article, Kaplan guest author Eli Meyer provides helpful advice on how to save time by recognizing patterns on the Data Sufficiency section of the GMAT: In our GMAT prep courses, we recommend that students begin to solve GMAT Data Sufficiency problems... Read more »

Nov 16, 2011

GMAT Tips – The Process for Tackling Any Critical Reasoning Problem

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide helpful tips on how to approach Critical Reasoning questions on the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! I’ve been in full-on writing mode lately as we update our strategy guides (look for... Read more »

Nov 12, 2011

GMAT Tips – If At First You Don't Succeed

Today’s GMAT tip comes to us from Veritas Prep.  In today’s blog post, they explain common quantitative strategies the GMAT uses to stump test-takers.  Read on to see what they have to say! The GMAT is a fascinating exam for its ability to take fairly common concepts (algebra, arithmetic, logic) and... Read more »

Nov 12, 2011

GMAT Tips – If At First You Don’t Succeed

Today’s GMAT tip comes to us from Veritas Prep.  In today’s blog post, they explain common quantitative strategies the GMAT uses to stump test-takers.  Read on to see what they have to say! The GMAT is a fascinating exam for its ability to take fairly common concepts (algebra, arithmetic, logic) and... Read more »

Nov 9, 2011

GMAT Tips – How to Tackle "Why" Questions in Reading Comprehension

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide some helpful tips on how to answer "why" questions on the Reading Comprehension section of the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! Most Reading Comprehension questions are “what” questions. What is the... Read more »

Nov 9, 2011

GMAT Tips – How to Tackle “Why” Questions in Reading Comprehension

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide some helpful tips on how to answer "why" questions on the Reading Comprehension section of the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! Most Reading Comprehension questions are “what” questions. What is the... Read more »

Nov 5, 2011

GMAT Tips – Critical Reasoning Inferences

Today’s GMAT Tip comes to us from Kaplan. In this article, Kaplan GMAT instructor Bret Ruber provides helpful tips for answering inference questions on the Critical Reasoning section of the GMAT: As you try the practice GMAT problem below, remember that on Critical Reasoning inference questions you should accept all... Read more »

Nov 2, 2011

GMAT Tips – Demystifying the GMAT

Today’s GMAT tip comes from test prep firm ManhattanGMAT. In this article, they provide some important infomration about how the GMAT is structured and scored.  Read on to see what they have to say! Earlier this fall, GMAC (the people who make the test) held its biennial Test Prep Summit,... Read more »

Oct 29, 2011

GMAT Tips – Understanding What You Need For GMAT Success

Today’s GMAT tip comes to us from Veritas Prep.  In today’s blog post, Veritas Prep’s Director of Academic Programs describes how to get what you need from your GMAT preparation… even if you don’t always find that you get exactly what you want. As an aspiring MBA reading a blog... Read more »

Oct 27, 2011

Kellogg MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Adcom / On Campus

Interviewer was an admissions official and very friendly. Handed my resume and a sheet which i had just filled out upon arrival which asked to write ST/LT goals (space given to answer each is limited so i think they just expect the highlights) Questions i got: Tell me about yourself... Read more »

Oct 26, 2011

GMAT Tips – The Speedy Road to Insufficiency

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this article, they provide helpful information about how to answer Data Sufficiency questions on the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! Here’s another quick tip for those of you still struggling with the pitfalls of Data... Read more »

Oct 26, 2011

Kellogg EMBA Admissions Interview Questions: Adcom / On Campus

The EMBA interview is required just like the FT program. Given the unique requirements of the EMBA programs (8+ years of managerial experience and required company sponsorship) the interview is more to gauge your fit. AdCom introduction: The AdCom meets to discuss your packet. I am your representative at the... Read more »

Oct 26, 2011

Kellogg MBA Admissions Interview Questions: Round 1 / Adcom and First-year Student / On Campus

My interview was conducted by two people: a Kellogg admissions officer and a first year student who was training to be a part of recruiting. The interview was pretty conversational and the interviewers were very friendly. Here is an overview of the of the questions I was asked: Background: Associate... Read more »

Oct 15, 2011

GMAT Tips – Ensuring GMAT Success: The Importance of an Effective Study Schedule

Today’s GMAT Tip comes to us from Kaplan. In this article, Kaplan GMAT instructor Bret Ruber provides helpful advice on how to create an effective GMAT study schedule: When studying for the GMAT, one of the first steps you should take is to create a study schedule.  Jumping from one... Read more »

Oct 12, 2011

GMAT Tips – The Idiot's Guide to GMAT Idioms

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this article, they provide helpful information about the extent to which idioms are included on the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! You may have heard that the GMAT is no longer testing idioms. You also may have... Read more »

Oct 12, 2011

GMAT Tips – The Idiot’s Guide to GMAT Idioms

Today’s GMAT Tip comes from our friends at Knewton.  In this article, they provide helpful information about the extent to which idioms are included on the GMAT.  Read on to see what they have to say! You may have heard that the GMAT is no longer testing idioms. You also may have... Read more »

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