GMAT & MBA Admissions Blog

The Great MBA Admissions Debate: Round 3 vs. Next Year

Posted by Rachel Cavalier on Tue, Jan 27, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

Are you conflicted about whether you should apply to b-school Round 3 of this year or Round 1 of next year’s application cycle?

Tune in to Accepted’s webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate, for professional advice that will clarify the two options and help you come to a conclusion that will increase your chances of getting accepted.

During the webinar, Linda Abraham, founder & president of Accepted, will discuss:

  • The differences between R3 and earlier rounds.
  • The pros and cons of applying R3.
  • 6 reasons why some people should wait until next year.

…and more!

The webinar will take place on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST. Reserve your spot by registering for free now!

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A Recipe for GMAT Reading Comprehension Practice

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Dec 09, 2014 @ 12:32 PM

When we’re helping students prepare for the GMAT, we tend to find that the most stressed out students are those that are really struggling with the quant section. But paradoxically, those that are truly lacking math skills can be the easiest students to help. Why?

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Key GMAT Sentence Correction Concepts: Diction

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Nov 04, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

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Key GMAT Sentence Correction Concepts: Subject-Verb Agreement

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Fri, Oct 17, 2014 @ 11:39 AM

Sentence Correction is the only part of the GMAT Verbal section where you can truly acquire new skills and knowledge to improve your score.

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The Only Way to Boost Your GMAT Verbal Score

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Aug 05, 2014 @ 03:28 PM

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Tags: GMAT verbal score, GMAT reading comprehension

Follow 3 Principles To Improve Your GMAT Score

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Mon, May 05, 2014 @ 02:17 PM

Improving your academic performance, and really any type of performance (i.e., athletic, musical, professional, personal – you name it), is a function of following three important principles:

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Tags: growth mindset, gmat practice test, GMAT prep, GMAT resources, GMAT tips

GMAT vs. GRE: Side-by-Side Comparison

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Apr 01, 2014 @ 09:37 AM

More and more business schools allow you to choose whether to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) vs Graduate Managment Admissions Test (GMAT) for your application.  It’s true, and, it means that you have some decisions to make.

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Tags: GRE vs. GMAT, GRE, gre test prep, gmat tutoring, GMAT

Beyond the GMAT: Unique MBA Admissions Consulting

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Mon, Feb 17, 2014 @ 09:14 AM

At MyGuru, we offer experienced, 99th percentile scoring GMAT tutors with impressive academic backgrounds and  proven track records of helping students improve their GMAT scores - at an affordable price.  We’ve are building an increasingly deep partnership with an admissions consulting firm with a similar philosophy, as applied to the world of business school admissions (and other types of graduate programs) – InGenius Prep.

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Tags: MBA admissions consulting, New Partnerships

GMAT Testing Center Problems Explained

Posted by Daniel Haug on Mon, Nov 25, 2013 @ 03:07 PM

So you did all of your GMAT preparation, maybe even took a GMAT course, and finally took the exam. Then at the GMAT testing center something got messed up. If so, this article is for you. You would think that it would be easy to file a complaint, but it turns out that there a couple things that you should know that aren't stated upfront on the GMAC website.

First of all, you need to e-mail or call them within 30 days of taking the exam. If you wait longer than this, you might as well not even bother getting in touch with them.

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Tags: GMAT resources, GMAT

[Webinar] What’s Right with Wharton (And How to Get In)

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Oct 29, 2013 @ 05:50 AM

MyGuru wants to make its students, potential students, and friends aware of a webinar being hosted by one of our partners about how to get into one of the world's best MBA programs - The University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School of Business.

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