Articles by Kaplan GMAT

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

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

    by on January 24th, 2015

    [Photo Credit: photosteve101 via Compfight cc] 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 … Read More

  • Top Jobs in Healthcare for MBAs

    Top Jobs in Healthcare for MBAs

    by on January 20th, 2015

    Jobs in health care aren’t just for doctors and nurses. There are plenty of engaging opportunities—with respectable average salaries—for MBAs. In 2014, there were two important milestones in health care in the … Read More

  • Why Should You Consider Top MBA Programs in Europe

    Why Should You Consider Top MBA Programs in Europe

    by on January 19th, 2015

    Want to attend a top MBA program abroad? Check out high-ranking European business schools. When it comes to choosing a business school, the majority of people (56.4%) cite ranking and reputation as the most important … Read More

  • What ‘Shark Tank’ Can Teach You About Your Post-MBA Salary

    What ‘Shark Tank’ Can Teach You About Your Post-MBA Salary

    by on January 17th, 2015

    What kind of salary growth can you expect in your career after business school? Will you see a high ROI reflected in your MBA salary? Let’s imagine that you’re on ABC’s Shark Tank, where entrepreneurs (many of them … Read More

  • 3 GMAT Prep Mistakes to Avoid

    3 GMAT Prep Mistakes to Avoid

    by on January 16th, 2015

    Kaplan GMAT instructors will tell you that we hear common refrains from our students and friends. In my years of teaching, I have compiled a list of three of the most common mistakes my Kaplan students and personal … Read More

  • What Is the Best B-School for You?

    What Is the Best B-School for You?

    by on January 14th, 2015

    What should you consider when choosing your MBA program and the best business school for you? When is the last time you were faced with the (possibly debilitating) question, “Where do you see yourself in five years?” … Read More

  • 3 Signs a Business Degree Is Right for You

    3 Signs a Business Degree Is Right for You

    by on January 11th, 2015

    Change careers, broaden your job options, boost your future average annual salary, and broaden your education with a business degree. Thinking about taking the GMAT and applying to business school? Your head is probably … Read More

  • MBA News: A Return to Wall Street, Top MBA Programs in Europe

    MBA News: A Return to Wall Street, Top MBA Programs in Europe

    by on January 9th, 2015

    Are business school graduates from top MBA programs about to light up Wall Street once again? From a possible comeback for an MBA-starved Wall Street to the vocal disapproval of one Harvard Business School student, as … Read More

  • The 2 Most Common Errors in GMAT Data Sufficiency

    The 2 Most Common Errors in GMAT Data Sufficiency

    by on January 8th, 2015

    GMAT Data Sufficiency questions test your ability to analyze a quantitative problem and recognize which information is necessary to figure out the solution.  What a data sufficiency question does NOT test you on is your … Read More

  • ‘Twas the Night Before GMAT

    ‘Twas the Night Before GMAT

    by on January 1st, 2015

    What’s the holiday without a classic tale rewritten for the GMAT test taker? You’ve been studying hard, and you’re on the “Nice” list, so here’s a little holiday treat for you. ‘Twas the night before GMAT, … Read More

  • 4 Myths About MBAs in the Nonprofit Sector

    4 Myths About MBAs in the Nonprofit Sector

    by on December 30th, 2014

    [Photo Credit: Robert S. Donovan via Compfight cc] Going to business school and getting an MBA does not mean you can’t go into the nonprofit sector or working for a social enterprise. If you think MBAs and … Read More

  • MBA News: What Does an MBA Cost from a Top B-School?

    MBA News: What Does an MBA Cost from a Top B-School?

    by on December 25th, 2014

    With MBA costs to top business schools still on the rise, you may want to research your scholarship and financial aid options. From bargaining for scholarships and the increasing tuition of MBAs at America’s top … Read More

  • Will I Ever Use My GMAT Skills Again?

    Will I Ever Use My GMAT Skills Again?

    by on December 23rd, 2014

    Learning GMAT skills isn’t just a means to an end. What you learn will benefit you in b-school. One of the questions many GMAT students ask is “why do we have to take this [insert colorful word] test anyway?” There … Read More

  • Is an MBA Worth It?

    Is an MBA Worth It?

    by on December 17th, 2014

    [Photo Credit: StockMonkeys.com via Compfight cc] Is the ROI of a top MBA program worth the financial obligation of going back to business school? The price tag of an MBA and the rising debt of newly-minted business … Read More