Author Archive - Kaplan

A Day in the Life of a Business School Student

By - Aug 19, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

By Elana Goodwin on August 13, 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.  It’s hard to know what something will be like until you actually experience it — but it’s helpful...

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Jump in Applicants Who Take the GMAT Repeatedly

By - Aug 18, 07:43 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC reports an uptick in the number of applicants who retake the GMAT. From tax-deductible MBA education to explaining the rise in applicants who take the GMAT more than once—Catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Financial win for MBAs In this space, we’ve long counseled...

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Land Your Score: Essay Tips for Analytical Writing

By - Aug 16, 06:44 AM   Comments [0]

As a business leader, you’ll need to know how to identify weak arguments and analyze assumptions. The GMAT Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) provides clear instructions on how you should plan and write your essay. Kaplan students learn these instructions long before Test Day and do not...

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Take Our Study Habits Quiz: How Do You Hit the Books?

By - Aug 12, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

Are you a traditional study junkie, or more of a gambler? When it comes to how people study, everyone is different. Maybe you’re firmly attached to your strict routine of reviewing exactly two chapters per week per course with your phone turned off, your blinds drawn, your...

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Are Business School Ready for Climate Change?

By - Aug 11, 07:38 AM   Comments [0]

Does MBA education take climate change seriously? One top-ranked business school is reporting a significant jump in average GMAT scores, while a departing dean reflects on his accomplishments and the challenges ahead. Catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Business school attracts higher GMAT scores Top-ranked...

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Land Your Score: When to Guess on Integrated Reasoning

By - Aug 9, 06:37 AM   Comments [0]

How do you know when to guess on Integrated Reasoning? The GMAT’s Integrated Reasoning section is very challenging for most test-takers. It contains 12 questions, most of which have two or three parts, and you’re only given 30 minutes to complete it. Racing against the Integrated Reasoning...

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The 5 Types Of Students You Meet In Business School

By - Aug 5, 06:26 AM   Comments [0]

By Gretchen Kernbach on August 2, 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 only difference between your business school years and undergrad years is that everyone can legally...

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Most Selective Business School, Fundraising at Yale

By - Aug 4, 06:13 AM   Comments [0]

Fundraising among Yale SOM alumni hits a new high. From a list of priorities for Ross’s new dean, to fundraising fever among Yale SOM alumni, to the business schools with the most selective admissions—catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Which business school is hardest...

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Land Your Score: Reading Comprehension

By - Aug 2, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Jennifer Land offers strategic reading tips for the GMAT. Most GMAT preppers do not spend much time practicing Reading Comprehension—and yet, it’s a great place to snag some easy Verbal points if you give it a little attention. Use strategic reading GMAT Reading Comprehension passages follow fairly predictable...

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British Business School Appoints French Dean

By - Jul 28, 06:51 AM   Comments [0]

What kind of responses will Kellogg look for with its new video question? While one top business school just added another video question to its application essays, another appointed a new dean. Catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Kellogg adds third video question Northwestern University’s...

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