Author Archive - Kaplan

Careers and Salaries for MBAs: Deciding What’s Next

By - Oct 11, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

  Proactive career planning starts with knowing where your path to business school can lead. While it’s most important to make sure you feel personally rewarded in your academic future, we know that prospective careers and salaries will figure prominently in your thinking about the path to...

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MBA-led Startups Meet High Expectations at HBS Incubator

By - Oct 7, 07:51 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford GSB is offering free tuition to admitted MBA students—but there’s one small caveat. Cornell welcomes its newest MBA class, Stanford is gives aspiring MBAs free tuition with a catch, and entrepreneurs face high expectations when applying to HBS Startup Studio. Here is everything that’s...

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What’s Next for You in Planning for MBA Admissions

By - Oct 6, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

Are you planning for your future career as an MBA? Let’s talk business school. If you’re like a lot of aspiring business school students, this won’t be the first time you’ve heard that phrase—and wondered where you stand on the road to an MBA or specialized business...

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Land Your Score: Divisibility Rules for the GMAT

By - Oct 4, 07:54 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land shares GMAT tips to refresh your multiplication and division knowledge. Because the GMAT tests math concepts most of us learned in elementary school, it can be challenging to recall some of these basic quantitative building blocks. Boost your ability to do mental math with...

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What Unique Jobs Can You Get With A Degree In Business?

By - Sep 30, 08:03 AM   Comments [0]

By Rhiannon Winner on September 29, 2016 This article is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, college roommates, sublets, part-time jobs, internships, tutors, and campus news.  The word business sometimes conjures images of middle aged workers in grey suits packed into cubicles. If...

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Should Business Schools Require Longer Admissions Essays?

By - Sep 29, 07:17 AM   Comments [0]

Do some MBA applicants want longer admissions essays? Get to know the students in Columbia’s Business School’s class of MBA students, learn about the latest application trends, and find out why some applicants favor longer admissions essays. Here is everything that’s trending in the world of...

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Land Your Score: Number Properties on the GMAT

By - Sep 27, 06:27 AM   Comments [0]

How long has it been since you learned about odd and even numbers? What about the differences between positives and negatives? And when did you learn the definition of an integer or a prime number? Number properties on the GMAT Most of us learned all of these...

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Business School Dean Placed on Administrative Leave

By - Sep 23, 07:44 AM   Comments [0]

Scandal rocks the administration at Syracuse’s MBA program. Meet the entering MBA class at the University of Virginia, learn what Fisher College of Business has to offer students, and find out why one business school dean was placed on leave by the administration. Catch all...

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Land Your Score: Analytical Writing Assessment Style Tips

By - Sep 22, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land shares style tips to hone your language skills. In an earlier post, I shared tips for planning and executing an excellent GMAT essay for the Analytical Writing Assessment. Here are a few style pointers to help you land that high score. The AWA is about...

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My Career Goals (Workplace Edition): What’s Next for Jessica

By - Sep 20, 07:32 AM   Comments [0]

One college graduate explains why she went straight to working a full-time job. Read about one Kaplan Student Brand Ambassador’s career goals in the workplace to help you determine what’s next for you. What I’ve already accomplished I consider myself lucky to have picked the major that felt...

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