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6 Ways to Calm Down When You’re Stressed from Studying

By - Aug 27, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

By Megan Weyrauch on September 9, 2013 This article  is brought to you by Uloop & Kaplan.  Search Uloop for student housing, roommates, college jobs, internships, scholarships, and college news. It’s 3 a.m. and you’re still studying. Sweaty fingers turn the pages of your textbook as your heart tries to bust out...

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How to Land an MBA Job at a Startup

By - Aug 25, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

The availability of MBA jobs If you’re considering going to business school, you should feel pretty great about your path to unlocking the good life. After all, the availability of MBA jobs is up across the board, and that includes startups and opportunities for entrepreneurs. The usual...

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Why Get an MBA? To Get Hired!

By - Aug 19, 16:13 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re looking for an answer to the question you’ve probably asked yourself a million times— why get an MBA? —you can add this to the list of responses: Because you’re likely to get hired! The continued upward momentum of MBA holders in the global labor market is...

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The 4 Sections of the GMAT Practice Test

By - Aug 14, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

What is the GMAT (Graduate Management Admissions Test)? If you’re thinking of going to business school but haven’t yet looked into GMAT test dates or taken a GMAT practice test, not to fear! You’ve come to the right place to learn about the format, timing, and...

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How to Pay for an MBA: Maximize Monetary Benefits (even with loans!)

By - Aug 14, 10:10 AM   Comments [0]

Why get an MBA?  One of the major reasons is salary; an MBA puts you in a position to earn more.  But in order to get the monetary benefits that stem from an MBA degree, you have to make an investment.  The real question may...

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Anatomy of a GMAT Practice Test: Math + Verbal = Exam

By - Aug 12, 15:18 PM   Comments [0]

The first time you see a GMAT should actually be a GMAT practice test, not the real thing.  For many people, it can be a bit of a shock; they aren’t used to the kinds of math and verbal questions we see on the GMAT...

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Destination Good Life: How Will You Get There?

By - Aug 11, 15:13 PM   Comments [0]

The Good Life. What does it mean to you? For some, it’s earning enough money to lead the life they want to live: a nice home, a big family, or the ability to travel the world.  For others, it means creative freedom, supporting a cause,...

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s University of Virginia (Darden) Essay Analysis, 2014–2015

By - Aug 4, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Darden School at the University of Virginia claims to have released its MBA program application essay question for the year, but last year, it released a single essay question on its blog and then added more when the complete application was later released. Let us hope that Darden makes things simple for...

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Sloan) Essay Analysis, 2014–2015

By - Jul 28, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The MIT Sloan School of Management bucks conventionality this admissions season and has added to the word count for its application essays—moving from a maximum of 1,000 words to 1,250. The school’s first MBA admission essay question remains the same as last year’s, but its second essay...

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Getting Into the MBA Program: mbaMission’s Duke University Fuqua School of Business Essay Analysis, 2014–2015

By - Jul 24, 22:00 PM   Comments [0]

These days, Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business is a veritable maverick in that it offers applicants vast opportunities to tell their stories. In its first three very short “essays,” applicants reveal their goals. In its second “essay,” applicants create a list of what should...

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