Author Archive - Kaplan

MBA Specializations for Fast-Tracking Your Management Career

By - Mar 26, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Wine industry management? We’ll drink to that. Photo courtesy Daniel Lee As we’ve mentioned previously on the blog, business school graduates are no longer limited to jobs in traditional fields like investment banking, consulting, and financial services. In recent years, there’s been increasing opportunity for business...

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MBA News: U.S. News Rankings Are In

By - Mar 24, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

What do the latest U.S. News rankings mean for top business schools? From U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 rankings and its discontents, to a resurgence in banking industry jobs, to networking like an American, let’s dig into the latest headlines in MBA admissions and business...

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Tech Industry Jobs for MBAs

By - Mar 19, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Tech companies are turning to business school to find new hires. If free meals, rides to and from work, and nap pods sound like an attractive addition to your career after business school, then you might consider management opportunities in the tech industry. Working for such...

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MBA News: The Latest in GMAT Enrollment

By - Mar 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

  From skewed MBA data to foreign GMAT test takers: top stories in MBA news. From one business school getting busted for fudging data to others looking toward non-U.S. applicants to bolster their class figures, there’s plenty of buzz in MBA news … and stay tuned for...

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Best MBA Programs for Lovers of the Outdoors

By - Mar 12, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

From biking to hiking, what is the best MBA program to satisfy your drive for outdoorsy adventures? Your sneakers are the staple of your wardrobe, your fitness tracker buzzes three times a day, and your idea of leisure is a five-mile hiking trip. From mountain biking...

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Best Business Schools for the Tech Industry

By - Mar 10, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Tech industry buffs looking into MBA programs will find plenty of career ventures in these startup cities. You’d rather go without water than WiFi, Google Glass is an integral part of your wardrobe, and you’ve become the de facto tech support for your family and friends....

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Best Business Schools for Foodies

By - Mar 4, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

You can taste the difference between regular and smoked paprika, you’re strongly opinionated about molecular gastronomy, and you have your finger on the pulse of the food truck scene. You’re the most adventurous and discerning eater you know … and you’re going to business school. How...

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The Truth About MBA Applications in R3

By - Feb 26, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Boot up that laptop; it’s time to compile your MBA applications for R3.Photo Credit: whitefield_d via Compfight cc Still considering applying to business school programs for the fall of 2015? Have questions about your chances at top schools in the third round (R3) of MBA applications?...

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MBAs for Music Industry Managers: Your Dream School Experience

By - Feb 19, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Love the music industry? Choose an MBA program in an area with a lively music scene and this could be your dream school experience. You use only the highest quality headphones, you’re the go-to friend for new music recommendations, and you have a curated playlist for...

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Easy GMAT Math Concepts You Can Learn by Heart

By - Feb 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn a handful of GMAT math concepts by rote to boost your GMAT score. There is  more than one way to solve almost every GMAT math problem you will encounter on the exam. On most problems, you have a choice. You can either: do the straightforward algebra, or use...

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