Category Archives: GMAT

Our GMAT Club: Test Talk with Stacy Blackman Consulting’s AdCom

The buzz around test requirements for MBA programs has intensified over the last season due to the pandemic and access issues around test-taking. Across our client pool, we field questions about admissions exams daily. …

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GMAT vs GRE for MBA Applicants: What’s the Right Strategy?

Most of the top business schools in the United States now accept both the GMAT and GRE exams for MBA admission. But how do you decide which test you should take, the GMAT or GRE? …

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The GMAT and Your MBA Application Strategy

Just about every MBA candidate needs to submit a GMAT or GRE score as part of their business school admission package, but not everyone has a clear grasp on when and how the …

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Why Can’t I Score Above 700 on the GMAT?

Every test taker seems to covet a 700+ score on the GMAT. For good reason too, since a score of 700 means that student broke into the 90th percentile—a big deal when the average GMAT …

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Elite B-Schools Report Decade of Ever-Climbing GMAT Scores

US News & World Report recently shared interesting data revealing the rather dramatic increase in average GMAT scores reported at the top MBA programs over the past decade. According to data the schools submitted to …

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GMAT Test Takers Can Now Choose Subject Order Preference

Earlier this week, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) announced that as of July 11, test takers worldwide will have the  flexibility to customize their GMAT experience by choosing the section order in which they feel …

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