Author Archive - Kaplan

MBA News: Business Education Reviews, Big Data Jobs

By - Apr 30, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Which business school is most beloved by MBA students? From a business school class trip leading to a billion dollar startup to top MBA programs recommended by MBA students, let’s dig into the latest headlines in business education and MBA news. Leave your comments below. The billion...

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Successful Study Habits for Springtime GMAT Prep

By - Apr 28, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

There’s no time like springtime when studying for the GMAT. Credits: James Jordan via CompfightCC It’s almost May—both April showers and the vernal equinox (in the northern hemisphere) are behind us. In other words, spring has sprung. Apart from being a time of change and celebration, it’s...

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MBA News: Average GPA at Top Business Schools

By - Apr 23, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Can a pre-MBA internship prepare you for business school? From a rise in average GPA at America’s top business schools to turning happy MBA students into generous alumni donors after graduation—let’s dig into the latest headlines in MBA news and business school admissions. Leave your comments...

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5 Tips for Submitting Competitive Job Applications

By - Apr 21, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Whether applying for a job or a teaching assistant position, always put your best foot forward. Are you applying for a job, internship, or teaching assistant position? We’ve got five easy tips for getting the edge on competitive job applications and interviews. You can use these...

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MBA News: Weighing MBA rankings, Gender Gap

By - Apr 16, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

The gender gap at business schools goes all the way up. From a fascinating survey exploring the “why” of business school, to one dean’s MBA rankings advice, to closing the administrative gender gap, let’s dig into the latest headlines in MBA news and business school admissions....

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MBA News: Waitlisted at HBS, Canadian Business Woes

By - Apr 14, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

There are worse things than getting waitlisted at HBS. From Round Two applicants waitlisted at HBS, to a name-changing donation, to Canadian business schools looking to innovate, let’s dig into the latest MBA news headlines on the admissions landscape. Please leave your comments below…we know you...

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Will Your Letters of Recommendation Wow Admissions Committees?

By - Apr 9, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

How will your recommender describe you to the admissions committee? Letters of recommendation are an important part of your overall business school application package—they provide the only outside information the admissions committee receives about you. One of the most stressful parts of the application process can...

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How to Pay for Business School

By - Apr 7, 03:10 AM   Comments [0]

Wondering how to pay for that dream MBA? When assessing business school options and your plans for how to pay for an MBA, the “money issue” is nothing if not multi-faceted. Graduate degrees are an investment. Like any other investment, there is a considerable upfront cost—a...

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MBA News: Top Business Schools Maintain Narrow Acceptance Rate

By - Apr 2, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Test takers continue to favor the GMAT over the GRE. From top business schools reporting competitive acceptance rates, to a spike in GRE test takers, to the true cost of an online MBA, to one HBS student who cashed in when she dropped out, let’s dig...

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MBA News: Real Estate Resurgence, Ross Helps Motor City

By - Mar 31, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

In MBA news, Ross School of Business is helping out Detroit Public Schools … free of charge. From a strong MBA job market in real estate, to business schools with the best career services, to an awesome infographic from U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 MBA...

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