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4 Tips for a High GMAT Score

By - Nov 19, 10:08 AM   Comments [0]

You don’t just want to increase your GMAT score, you want to get a high GMAT score, right? You’ve come to the right place. Our veteran teacher Gene Suhir has detailed advice for what sets GMAT high scorers apart from the pack. Take note. 4 Tips for a...

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How to Get Into Business School: Admissions Expert Edition

By - Nov 18, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

How to get into business school and achieve your goals– straight from the mouth of admissions officers. There are a lot of obvious tips out there about how to get into business school.  You probably know to tirelessly study for the GMAT, court old bosses for...

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MBA News: Bloomberg Businessweek 2014 Rankings Released, Duke Fuqua Now at Number One

By - Nov 14, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Bloomberg Businessweek has just released its 2014 ranking of full-time MBA programs, and some people may be surprised at certain schools’ new standings. For this survey, schools are ranked according to a myriad of factors, including recruiter marks (employers’ opinions of a program’s graduates) and enrolled student...

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How to Apply to Business School: Confidence v. Arrogance

By - Nov 12, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn to distinguish between confidence and arrogance on your business school application. One of the big discussions that comes up consistently in business school admissions is how to apply to business school successfully and grab the good life you deserve; in particular, one of the biggest irritants...

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What is a Good GMAT Score?

By - Nov 11, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Quite simply, the GMAT score you need is the one that gets you into the b-school of your choice. Let’s look at GMAT scoring in more detail to give this initial statement more context. GMAT Scoring Basics GMAT scores are used by business schools to provide a common yardstick to...

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MBA Career Advice: Stop Talking About Work at Networking Events

By - Nov 6, 10:29 AM   Comments [0]

We have this silly idea that when we meet people at networking events we should be talking about work. We are there to forward our career after all, so it stands to reason that the conversation should focus on what outstanding professionals we are, right?...

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Confessions of a First-Year Business School Student

By - Nov 5, 05:19 AM   Comments [0]

“So, why get an MBA?” It’s the question on everyone’s mind the moment they see my NYU Stern-branded water bottle, or hear me talk about an upcoming accounting midterm. Why b-school? Why now? I’ve tried out all the typical answers to this question. Sure, there’s the whole...

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MBA News: Average MBA Debt for Business School Graduates

By - Nov 4, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

What does your business school’s average MBA debt mean for your future? What’s the latest news in business school education today? From the MBA graduates who are making the most money and accruing the least debt to a former basketball player wishing he had gone MBA...

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Setting a GMAT Score Target

By - Nov 3, 06:10 AM   Comments [0]

Hit the mark every time by setting a great GMAT score target. What should your GMAT score goa lbe?  This is one of the biggest initial steps in your GMAT process.  We can help you set  your target score as well as achieve it, but it’s not as simple...

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GMAT Practice Questions Explained: Sentence Correction Isn’t Scary

By - Oct 31, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

The post GMAT Practice Questions Explained: Sentence Correction Isn’t Scary appeared first on Kaplan GMAT Blog. Did our latest GMAT Practice Questions scare you into studying? We gave you two questions, and today we have the answers and explanations we know you’re just dying to read. Question Explanations The First...

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