ALPFA 2011 Annual Convention - GMAT Workshops/Preparation for MBA & Business School

Saturday - August 6, 2011

9:30am-10:45am Disneyland Hotel  - Castle Understanding the GMAT
Develop a better understanding of the structure and content of the GMAT exam. 
• Overview of the GMAT exam and preparation tips.
• Introduction of changes coming to the GMAT in 2012.
• How GMAC can help students before and after test day.

Joanna Graham, Director of Field Marketing at the Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®),
2:30pm-3:45pm Disneyland Hotel - Castle Demystifying the GMAT: The Truth about Testing and Strategies for Success Common misconceptions...How anyone, regardless of circumstance, can garner significant score improvements.
•   Keys to overcoming apprehension about taking the GMAT.
•   Preparation strategies to meet the demands of your life.
•   Long-term and short-term planning to increase success.
Ajani Burrell, Director of Graduate Programs, Bell Curves, LLC

Sunday - August 7, 2011

2:30pm-3:45pm Disneyland Hotel - Safari Pursuing an Elite MBA
• The Benefits of an MBA
• Financing and Minimizing the Cost of an MBA
• Application Planning: Academic Abilities, Leadership Potential, Interpersonal Skills, Diversity
• Experience, Mutual “Fit” with Target School
Eric Caballero, Director of Corporate Development, Manhattan GMAT