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Land Your Score: Importance of GMAT Prep

By - Dec 28, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

The best GMAT prep will help you maximize your time on Test Day. At Kaplan, we don’t really believe practice makes perfect; we have found that practice makes permanent. Much like practicing a sport or a musical instrument, GMAT prep makes performing on Test Day feel...

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How to Prepare for Business School Over Winter Break

By - Dec 22, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

Invest in your future this holiday season by preparing for business school. Winter break is a much-deserved holiday for all students, and it’s important to enjoy it and recharge. That said, if you’re planning to take the GMAT this spring, it’s a good idea to take...

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Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test vs. GMAT Test Day

By - Dec 20, 15:59 PM   Comments [0]

Learn how taking a GMAT practice test differs from the actual GMAT Test Day. In my last post, I provided an overview of Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice test, which is a computer-adaptive exam. Taking this practice test is very much like taking the actual GMAT,...

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Best/Worst Studying Environments for Pre-Business School Students

By - Dec 16, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch on December 15, 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. If you are prepping to head to business school, you are going to be spending a lot...

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Not All Business School ROI Is Equal

By - Dec 15, 07:29 AM   Comments [0]

Which MBA programs offer the quickest return on investment? Tensions run high for Round One applicants this week, some business schools’ return on investment is more immediate than that of others, and programs look to invest in real estate and technology. Here’s what’s trending on the...

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Land Your Score: Taking a GMAT Practice Test

By - Dec 13, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

One of the best ways to begin preparing for the GMAT is to take Kaplan’s free online practice test. The format is the same as the actual GMAT you will see on test day, consisting of four sections: Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative...

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MBA Rankings Offer Post-Brexit Boost

By - Dec 8, 07:57 AM   Comments [0]

British business schools best their European counterparts in the latest MBA rankings list. Admissions officers discuss the best recommendation letters they’ve read, Simon Business School sees a surge in applications, and the latest MBA rankings land in the United Kingdom. Here’s what’s trending on the MBA...

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Land Your Score: Estimation in GMAT Quantitative Reasoning

By - Dec 6, 09:57 AM   Comments [0]

Knowing when to approximate is key to building confidence in GMAT math. While getting ready for the GMAT, you may need to devote some energy to re-learning math concepts for the Quantitative Reasoning and Integrated Reasoning sections. But no matter how much of a “math person”...

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Seven Ways to Boost Confidence Before Presentations

By - Dec 2, 08:58 AM   Comments [0]

By Elana Goodwin on November 27, 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. No matter if it’s your first presentation or your hundredth, it’s natural to have some nerves and...

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More Business Schools Embrace GRE as GMAT Alternative

By - Dec 1, 07:49 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Kaplan survey shows that more MBA programs than ever are accepting the GRE as a GMAT alternative. More business schools are accepting the GRE than ever before, cancelled GMAT scores are on the rise, and Donald Trump’s top strategist is remembered at HBS. Here’s...

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