Articles by Kaplan GMAT

  • Land Your Score: Finding GMAT Study Time

    Land Your Score: Finding GMAT Study Time

    by on March 26th, 2017

    When I coach students who are prepping for the GMAT, I find myself stressing two seemingly unrelated aspects of scheduling: finding study time and taking breaks. Both are necessary for landing your best score. How to … Read More

  • Necessary Apartment Amenities for Pre-MBA Students

    Necessary Apartment Amenities for Pre-MBA Students

    by on March 20th, 2017

    This article by Danni White is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. To succeed in pre-business school, perseverance, a good work ethic, dedication, and motivation are important things to have to do well in your … Read More

  • How Do You Study for the GMAT? Set Up a Calendar

    How Do You Study for the GMAT? Set Up a Calendar

    by on March 18th, 2017

    It’s a new year, and many of you are working on establishing new routines and habits. Now is a perfect time to start (or re-start) a GMAT study schedule. We’ve got some advice to help get you on the right track. Time … Read More

  • MBA News: U.S. News Announces 2018 B-School Rankings

    MBA News: U.S. News Announces 2018 B-School Rankings

    by on March 16th, 2017

    U.S. News announces its 2018 business school rankings, a Bollywood star goes for her MBA, and Chicago Booth gets a new dean. Here’s the latest in our roundup of business school news. 2018 business school rankings … Read More

  • MBA News: Rankings Show Which Students Are Most Satisfied

    MBA News: Rankings Show Which Students Are Most Satisfied

    by on March 13th, 2017

    Business schools are rated on student satisfaction, the U.S. News & World Report 2018 MBA rankings are almost here, and MBAs turn to activism. This and more in our roundup of management education news. MBA rankings … Read More

  • Land Your Score: ‘Yes/No’ Data Sufficiency Questions

    Land Your Score: ‘Yes/No’ Data Sufficiency Questions

    by on March 10th, 2017

    Here are some tips for tackling one of the most challenging question types on the GMAT: “Yes/No” Data Sufficiency questions. These require more practice (and critical thinking skills) than any other part of the test. … Read More

  • MBA News: B-School Graduates Report High Job Satisfaction

    MBA News: B-School Graduates Report High Job Satisfaction

    by on March 6th, 2017

    A new survey shows high levels of job satisfaction for recent graduates, the emerging space tourism industry sets its sights on MBAs with an engineering background, and soft skills become a major emphasis for many … Read More

  • Selling Your MBA Elevator Pitch to the Adcom

    Selling Your MBA Elevator Pitch to the Adcom

    by on March 3rd, 2017

    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 minutes. As you wait for the elevator to arrive, you strike … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Critical Reasoning Answer Prediction

    Land Your Score: Critical Reasoning Answer Prediction

    by on March 2nd, 2017

    One of the things I love about being a Kaplan GMAT teacher is that my students learn a method for answering every question they will face on Test Day. Having a consistent approach makes answering a high-difficulty GMAT … Read More

  • Staying Fit Without the Gym: Quick and Easy Home/Dorm Workouts

    Staying Fit Without the Gym: Quick and Easy Home/Dorm Workouts

    by on February 28th, 2017

    This article by Danielle Wirsansky is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. Everyone knows that students are busy. Juggling school, work, and a social life is difficult—it’s something we can all agree on. Most of us … Read More

  • MBA News: B-Schools Integrate Data Science Into Curriculum

    MBA News: B-Schools Integrate Data Science Into Curriculum

    by on February 27th, 2017

    While a recent survey suggests MBA programs are taking in-demand tech skills like data science more seriously, a new rankings list evaluates the expected annual salaries of top business school grads. This and more in our … Read More

  • Land Your Score: GMAT Prep Tips Students Love Most

    Land Your Score: GMAT Prep Tips Students Love Most

    by on February 22nd, 2017

    In honor of this month’s St. Valentine’s Day, I want to share some GMAT prep tips that get a lot of love from my students. Be patient with your GMAT score One all-time favorite tip among my students when it comes … Read More

  • MBA News: HBS Case Studies Refocus on Diversity

    MBA News: HBS Case Studies Refocus on Diversity

    by on February 20th, 2017

    Here’s the latest on the management education landscape—from the importance of MBA career services centers, to a lack of African-American representation in HBS case studies, to the challenges and rewards of attending … Read More

  • How to Create a GMAT Learning Diary

    How to Create a GMAT Learning Diary

    by on February 14th, 2017

    This article by Madison White is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. Preparing for the GMAT is stressful enough, but studying can be made even more difficult if you’re running in circles by studying the wrong way. … Read More