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GMAT May Hold MBA Admissions Edge Over GRE

By - Feb 26, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

Is Silicon Valley changing its tune about recruiting business school grads? From the rise of online programs to MBA admissions officers giving more weight to the GMAT than the GRE—here’s the top stories in the world of business school. MBA admissions at HBS  As far as MBA admissions...

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Predict Your Score: Collect the ‘Easy’ GMAT Points

By - Feb 25, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how to collect the low-hanging fruit—those easy GMAT points—on Test Day. #PredictYourScore Sometimes boosting your GMAT points isn’t about studying more; it’s about knowing the simple tips that aid in the way tests are scored. Basically, there are easy ways to earn more GMAT points with...

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Land Your Score: Integrated Reasoning, Pt. 1

By - Feb 23, 13:53 PM   Comments [0]

Estimating and critical thinking skills are much more valuable than your on-screen calculator. Welcome to “Land Your Score,” a blog series in which Kaplan instructor Jennifer Land shares key insights and strategies for improving your GMAT performance on Test Day. This week, Jennifer discusses how to...

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Business Schools Emphasize Soft Skills, Digital Innovation

By - Feb 19, 15:29 PM   Comments [0]

How do business schools teach MBAs soft skills like communication?  From meeting greater MBA hiring demand for soft skills to understanding diversity beyond the numbers—Here’s what’s trending at top business schools. Learning soft skills Are the “hard” business skills that companies have traditionally sought in new MBA hires...

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Boost Your Memory—and Your GMAT Score Pt. 2

By - Feb 18, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Enhancing your memory with music and associations could enhance your GMAT score. #PredictYourScore In the first part of this series, we explored the use of mnemonic devices and spaced repetition for supplementing your study strategy and making strides beyond your predicted GMAT score. Today, we’ll continue...

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10 Ways To Get On A Professor’s Good Side In Business School

By - Feb 17, 16:05 PM   Comments [0]

By Danielle Wirsansky  on February 17, 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. Getting on your professor’s good side is always a good idea; you’ll have a sounding board,...

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Land Your Score: Reading Comprehension Passages, Part 2

By - Feb 16, 15:08 PM   Comments [0]

Refer to your Passage Map to analyze questions and harvest points on Test Day. Welcome to “Land Your Score,” a blog series in which Kaplan instructor Jennifer Land shares key insights and strategies for improving your GMAT performance on Test Day. This week, Jennifer discusses how...

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MBA Cost Concerns, Data Science Demand

By - Feb 12, 15:10 PM   Comments [0]

MBAs in finance, Big Ph Check out what’s trending at top MBA programs. What factors should you consider when thinking about MBA cost? Which business school is boasting an amazing employment rate and exceptionally high GMAT scores? Do business students need data science skills? Here’s what’s...

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Boost Your Memory—and Your GMAT Score Pt. 1

By - Feb 11, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

Techniques for enhancing memory could improve your MCAT Test Day performance. #PredictYourScore Once upon a time, before the printing press was invented, people memorized things. Like, really long things—the Iliad, for example. Today, few among us would bother committing a phone number to memory. For better or...

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5 Ways To Meet Deadlines In Business School

By - Feb 10, 11:38 AM   Comments [0]

By Elana Goodwin  on February 10, 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.  Being able to meet deadlines is a crucial skill you need to have mastered by the time...

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