Articles by Kaplan GMAT

  • Is Round 1 the Best Time to Apply for MBA Admissions?

    Is Round 1 the Best Time to Apply for MBA Admissions?

    by on September 12th, 2014

    Future MBAs have a lot to keep track of when applying to business school, so we’re here to provide some straight talk on the issue of admissions rounds for business school—namely, whether applying in round one, round … Read More

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

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

    by on September 9th, 2014

    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 … Read More

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

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

    by on September 1st, 2014

    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 … Read More

  • How to Land an MBA Job at a Startup

    How to Land an MBA Job at a Startup

    by on August 31st, 2014

    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 … Read More

  • How to Pay for an MBA: Maximize Monetary Benefits

    How to Pay for an MBA: Maximize Monetary Benefits

    by on August 22nd, 2014

    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 … Read More

  • GMAT Critical Reasoning: How to Make Predictions

    GMAT Critical Reasoning: How to Make Predictions

    by on August 14th, 2014

    If you still need to be convinced about the value of making predictions on the GMAT, then read this: Beating GMAT Verbal by Making Predictions. Now that we are all on board, let’s learn how to do it… When a Critical … Read More

  • What to Expect on GMAT Test Day

    What to Expect on GMAT Test Day

    by on August 6th, 2014

    Most of you, after months of careful study, know what to expect on test day in terms of GMAT content. However, it also important to know what to expect when you arrive at the Pearson Center for your GMAT test day. … Read More

  • Clean as You Go: Keep Up with Your GMAT Schedule

    Clean as You Go: Keep Up with Your GMAT Schedule

    by on July 29th, 2014

    I like to ask my GMAT students who are nearing the end of their Kaplan course if they have any recommendations for incoming students. This query is particularly helpful in two ways: (1) it reveals some enlightening … Read More

  • Is GMAT Tutoring Right for You?

    Is GMAT Tutoring Right for You?

    by on July 20th, 2014

    Why does GMAT tutoring work? It is different than the classroom prep experience, where the agenda is set and you work at the rate established by the rest of the students in class and the teacher’s lesson book. … Read More

  • GMAT Problem Solving Practice: The Solution

    GMAT Problem Solving Practice: The Solution

    by on July 12th, 2014

    Did you try out our GMAT problem solving practice question? If not, give it a try before you look at the solution. Here’s a reminder: A theater charges $12 for seats in the orchestra and $8 for seats in the … Read More

  • Score Preview Added to the GMAT

    Score Preview Added to the GMAT

    by on July 4th, 2014

    The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) announced recently that prospective business students taking the GMAT will now be able to preview their unofficial scores on Test Day before deciding whether to report or … Read More

  • GMAT Problem Solving Practice

    GMAT Problem Solving Practice

    by on June 26th, 2014

    It’s time again for some GMAT practice. Hey, I know you’re gearing up for a weekend of football and snacks, but why not set aside a few minutes to try this practice problem before you put on your beer hat? … Read More

  • Common Misconceptions About the GMAT

    Common Misconceptions About the GMAT

    by on June 18th, 2014

    When it comes to the GMAT, be careful to separate what you want to be true, and what is actually true. Don’t fall for the common misconceptions that so many test-takers believe. Common GMAT Misconceptions “The … Read More

  • High Level GMAT Reading Comprehension Practice

    High Level GMAT Reading Comprehension Practice

    by on June 10th, 2014

    We’ve recently discussed GMAT Reading Comprehension question types and patterns in detail, so it’s time to try your hand at identifying question types and answering some difficult practice questions. GMAT … Read More