Jacob Allison Has 32 Posts

Admissionado’s No-coach Guide to the GMAT

The Graduate Management Admission Test, or GMAT, is one of the major requirements for applying to most MBA programs. Acing the GMAT is, of course, every…

Posted on September 23, 2019

Secrets of 700+ Scorers on the GMAT

Here are a couple of things you need to do to land a 700+ on your GMAT. You have to know the GMAT inside and out….

Posted on May 18, 2018

Acing the GMAT: The 4-Step Plan

Folks, there is so much info out there about how to prepare for the GMAT. Here at Admissionado, we like to keep it simple… because it…

Posted on March 20, 2017

The Tuesday Q & A: Can a Good GMAT Score Cover Up My Weaknesses?

The “cover-up” is not a good strategy. Adcoms are way too smart for that. They read so many apps every year, they’ve got finely honed BS detectors. You’re not gonna be able to hide your weak spots from them. A GMAT score doesn’t cover up anything. But if it’s good, it helps everything.

Posted on September 17, 2013

Michelle: I Finished the GMAT!

I’m finally finished with the GMAT! I’m finally finished with the GMAT! I’m finally finished with the GMAT! I have wanted to say that for such…

Posted on August 6, 2013

Michelle: Prepping for the GMAT… Again

I’m writing this as a sit on a plane, flying home to visit my family for the weekend. I have dreams of spending the weekend sitting…

Posted on June 5, 2013