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Should You Get a Degree in Business?

By - Jan 27, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch, 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. Many internal and external factors come into play when picking your college major. You want to major in something that...

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New U.S. Administration Has Business Schools Wondering What’s Next

By - Jan 26, 08:49 AM   Comments [0]

How will the Trump presidency impact MBA admissions? Business school deans ponder what the new U.S. administration means for them, a Wall Street media site publishes its list of MBA rankings, and we share the hottest business school trends to watch in 2017. Here’s the latest on...

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Practice with a Purpose: Get Ready While Helping Others

By - Jan 24, 08:03 AM   Comments [0]

Practice getting a good GMAT or GRE score—and give others the chance to do the same. Face it: Practice is good for you. It’s almost embedded into its meaning, evidenced by something you’ve heard your parents and teachers say a thousand times: “practice makes perfect.” Like any...

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Foreign Business Schools Hope to Capitalize on Uncertainty in U.S.

By - Jan 20, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

Could the Trump administration threaten enrollment at U.S. business schools? Salaries for consultants are on the rise, Russian women look west for an MBA education, and British and Canadian MBA programs think political tensions in the United States may be a boon for recruiting. Here’s what’s...

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Land Your Score: Backsolving in Quantitative Reasoning

By - Jan 19, 07:32 AM   Comments [0]

Use critical thinking to optimize your GMAT problem-solving strategy. While making your way through the Quantitative Reasoning section, it’s easy to forget that the GMAT is a critical thinking test, not a math test. Using strategies to save time and minimize errors is rewarded on Test...

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Selling Your MBA Elevator Pitch to the Admissions Committee

By - Jan 17, 11:02 AM   Comments [0]

Use your interview or personal statement to sell the admissions committee on your candidacy. Imagine that you are standing in the lobby of a large building. You’ve just pushed the button to go up to the 10th floor for an appointment you have in a few...

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Best Undergrad Majors for Going into Business School

By - Jan 13, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

By Francine Fluetsch, 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 planning to go to business school to get your MBA somewhere down the road, you want to...

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MBAs Flock to Consulting, Silicon Valley

By - Jan 12, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Your undergrad major may not matter as much as what you get out of it. While Darden MBAs look to consulting, Midwestern business school grads are taking their startup dreams to Silicon Valley. Here’s what’s trending on the business education landscape. Consulting bonanza at UVA Darden Graduates of...

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Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test Score Report

By - Jan 10, 09:38 AM   Comments [0]

I recently told you about Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice test and how you can use it to simulate Test Day. In this post, I’ll share some tips for maximizing the practice test experience. The value of a GMAT practice test score report When you take a Kaplan...

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The Latest on the Business School Front

By - Jan 6, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

Business school is experiencing a refreshing surge of diversification. We hope everyone had a joyous holiday season. There’s a lot to discuss as we kick off the new year. Here’s what’s trending on the MBA landscape: Business school deans are making 2017 resolutions. MBA students are...

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