For some time now, Veritas Prep team member Ravi Sreerama has been regarded as the best GMAT instructor in the
For anyone who has ever underperformed their goals on the GMAT, the first question they’ve asked is usually “where did
Which ineffective habit do nearly all GMAT aspirants have when it comes to studying for the verbal section? Thou doth
The GMAT is known to be a demanding exam. Most students recognize that a lot of preparation is required in
This month, the Graduate Management Admissions Council began offering new versions of the popular Official Guide for GMAT Review series,
March has traditionally been “Hip Hop Month” in the GMAT Tip of the Week space, so with March only hours
Everyone who takes the GMAT wants to get a good score. The exact definition of “good” varies from student to
In many ways, critical reasoning questions best exemplify what the GMAT is all about. The exam is primarily an exercise
It’s the first day of class, and students are volunteering what they think of the GMAT. The typical sentiment goes
When reading through Reading Comprehension texts, there are a few important concepts to keep in mind in order to be
The GMAT is an exam based on logic, critical reasoning, and time management. It is designed to separate the test
Many concepts covered on the GMAT come up in every day conversation. One of the common mistakes frequently tested on
The computer-adaptive nature of the GMAT makes it hard to judge your performance by simply counting the number of questions you got right or wrong. We break down how the GMAT’s scoring algorithm works.
There are many pieces of writing advice attributed to Ernest Hemingway, but one that you definitely do not want to
Today I would like to share from personal experience some advice on how to efficiently track your time and control your pace while not getting
Two-Part Analysis questions, or TPA, (one of four question-types in the IR section) present a short paragraph with information. Answer
In writing a weekly column for Veritas Prep, I try to cover topics and subjects that will help you avoid
By now you’ve seen the YouTube video, the autotunes, the reenactments… Charles Ramsey’s 911 call took the world by storm this week, hoisting him to pop culture sensation status reminiscent of our old friend Antoine Dodson.
I spend a disproportionate amount of time thinking about the GMAT. It’s a very interesting exam that can be thought
Time management is a critical part of the GMAT, and you can learn from Fisticuffs’ mistake that even the greatest among us will look foolish if we take too long to get down to business.
A student recently asked me how she could have gotten such a low score on the verbal section when the
Former UCLA basketball coach John Wooden was famous for winning numerous NCAA championships in the 1960s and 1970s. A number
So, does the GMAT really have anything to do with Business School, let alone business? When I took the GMAT
“How can I improve my Critical Reasoning ability?” is a common question for any GMAT instructor, but particularly for our
If you’re a regular reader of this corner of the Veritas Prep blog, you should know that we like to
As part of our ongoing commitment to build, maintain, and refine the best computer-adaptive GMAT practice tests available anywhere, earlier this month we launched our new GMAT Question Bank. This new resource contains hundreds of realistic, completely free GMAT practice questions.
It’s Friday, so if you’re in the GMAT’s general demographic range (20-something, college grad, young professional) there’s a good chance you’ll hit a bar tonight. And there you may have a chance to witness (or experience) an age-old phenomenon that just may help you avoid a common pitfall on the GMAT…
In every case, students who have had trouble with the GMAT have done so due to one of the following issues. If you want to succeed on the GMAT, you need to make sure that you covered your bases with each of the elements in the model.
There is no shortage of flashcard apps and games for people who want to study for standardized tests on their mobile devices, but this is the first real, complete GMAT course for the iPad.
Too often we meet GMAT students who are overly committed to a way of preparing for the test even when their study strategy clearly isn’t working. They need to stop what they’re doing and adopt a new GMAT study strategy.
In this week’s GMAT Tip, our instructor shows how thinking about the test as a whole can accelerate your understanding of its individual parts, and more importantly how that can help you study efficiently and effectively.
It’s not uncommon for GMAT test-takers to be “goal-oriented”. In fact, pre-MBAs are just even more likely to be goal-oriented
Last week I wrote about the day I scored 780 on the GMAT. That post was purely about my experiences on test day — from what I ate in the morning to how I kept my mind sharp during short breaks in the exam. Today I’ll dig into some of the specific strategies I used to ace the GMAT.
Of all the question types on the GMAT, a global exam for which the pool of test takers includes more than half of its examinees from outside the United States, Sentence Correction may seem the most arbitrary to prospective examinees.
They say that good things come in threes, so if you’re reading this GMAT tip blog post you’re in luck!
As you may have read on this site or seen via the official GMAT webpage, the GMAT will undergo a small-but-substantial change in June of 2012. With that in mind, you may be wondering as you consider 2011 or 2012 application seasons: should you take the GMAT now, or wait until the new section is in place?
It’s a sad week here in (or, well, just up the coast from) the LBC. One of the true legends of West Coast hip hop, Nate Dogg, passed away this week. Amidst the comebacks of his contemporaries, Nate struggled with complications from a late 2007 stroke and never recovered to join them.
If you drive a car, chances are you hate road cyclists. What’s to like? Awkward spandex clothing, goofy cleated-shoe walks
Happy Holidays, everyone! We hope you’re able to get some rest and enjoy time with your friends and family during
Exactly ten years ago, the world was in a state of limbo as the state of Florida recounted its votes