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The GMAT and MBA Admissions

The GMAT has been part of the MBA admissions process since the 1950s. Does it play a valuable role in determining an applicant’s potential to finish an MBA program? Does it serve the needs of MBA programs to bolster their rankings?  Regardless of the rationale for the GMAT (and the GRE is  a substitute for the GMAT at may schools), admissions testing in general and the GMAT in particular is here to stay. That means that GMAT preparation in some form or another is essential.

A GMAT score (and preferably a high score) is a necessary, but not a sufficient condition for admissions to an MBA program. Different schools use GMAT scores in different ways. There is little agreement on what a GMAT score is evidence of. Furthermore, not everybody agrees that the GMAT is a measure of things that matter to the MBA program. Continue reading

Richard Montauk – Saturday September 19/09 – Toronto, Canada

Posted on April 11, 2009 by admin

MBA and Law Admissions Consultant Richard Montauk – Toronto, Canada

It’s been confirmed! If you are interested in learning about how to apply to the world’s top MBA programs or law schools, this session is for you.

For many MBAand law school applicants, there is nothing wrong with the applicant. The problem is with the application. Learn how to enhance the quality of your application and avoid common mistakes. Don’t miss this rare opportunity.

How to Get Into the Top MBA ProgramsHow to Get Into the Top MBA Programs 

Who: Richard Montauk, J.D., M.B.A.


How To Get Into The Top MBA Programs

How To Get Into The Top Law Schools


MBA – 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Saturday September 19, 2009

Law – 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Saturday September 19, 2009

Where: University of Toronto – Exact room TBA

Cost: This event is free to past and present students in Richardson GMAT and LSAT preparation courses. $20 for others.

Registration is required: Please email 800gmatprep [at] gmail dot com.