Author Archive - Kaplan

Does GMAT Integrated Reasoning Matter?

By - Oct 17, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

2014 Business School Admissions Officers Survey Results According to our 2014 survey of admissions officers at over 200 business schools across the United States*,  60% say that an applicant’s score on the GMAT’s Integrated Reasoning section (launched in June 2012) is not currently an important part...

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Your MBA and Parenthood: Balancing Business School and Life

By - Oct 15, 15:38 PM   Comments [0]

Balancing business school and life can be challenging at the best of times, but when you add parenthood to the equation, “challenging” can describe the good days.  Does that mean it can’t (or shouldn’t) be done?  Of course not! Getting more information is key.  Even if...

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What Is an Intrapreneur?

By - Oct 13, 09:18 AM   Comments [0]

Entrepreneurial vs. intrapreneurial thought: Outside the box; within the business If you’re thinking about going to business school, odds are you’re familiar with the path of the entrepreneur and how many MBAs unlock the good life by launching their own startups. Maybe you even want to...

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Latest News from Top Business Schools

By - Oct 10, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Get the latest in business school news Here are some of the latest headlines about what’s going on in top business schools today. From a possible major disruption in the business school education model to doctors in business school, there’s a lot to cover. Oh, and there’s...

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Average MBA Salary and MBA Megabucks CEOs

By - Oct 6, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Forbes pulled out all the stops when they published an article called “The MBA Megabucks CEOs.”  Most of us are interested in the average MBA salary question when it comes to rating our potential return on investment from business school, but the kind of megabucks...

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MBA Admissions in the Headlines: October 2014 News and Reports

By - Oct 3, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s some of the latest news and reports about business school admissions and the current MBA landscape from media outlets across the country. From a jump in the number of applications of full-time MBA programs to a troubling small decline in the number of female...

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Business School Networking: Don’t forget your professors!

By - Oct 1, 15:10 PM   Comments [0]

Photo Credit: Tulane Public Relations via Compfight cc Anyone thinking about going to business school knows the value proposition includes networking. When I was asking around my social circle about what an MBA education was all about one close friend told me that 50% of the...

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Top 5 Secrets of Earning a High GMAT Score

By - Sep 29, 15:53 PM   Comments [0]

Hoping to unlock the good life by going to business school? It starts with a high GMAT score. It takes serious drive and dedication to become a skilled test taker. These five tips will help you on the path to success. Top 5 Secrets of Earning a High GMAT...

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MBA News: This Week’s Top Headlines in Business Education

By - Sep 29, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton’s GMAT scores top this week’s news in business education. Hoping to unlock the good life by going to business school? Stay on top of what’s making news in business education today with these latest headlines, recaps, and studies about the  MBA admissions process. From Wharton topping Harvard...

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MBA News: Top Headlines and Recaps This Week

By - Sep 26, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

Hoping to unlock the good life by going to business school? Best to stay on top of the current MBA news. Check out some of the latest headlines, recaps, and studies about the MBA admissions process from media outlets across the country. From Wharton topping Harvard...

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