Articles by Kaplan GMAT

  • 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

  • 5 Ways to Break the Ice With New Pre-Business Classmates

    5 Ways to Break the Ice With New Pre-Business Classmates

    by on February 13th, 2017

    This article by Elana Goodwin is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. It can be hard to start up a conversation with a stranger—but once you find a way to break the ice, conversation will flow much smoother. Breaking … Read More

  • MBA News: International B-School Students React to Executive Order

    MBA News: International B-School Students React to Executive Order

    by on February 9th, 2017

    Read about Harvard Business School’s phenomenal fundraising goals, the do’s and don’ts of group interviewing, and why international MBA students are worrying over Trump’s recent executive order. Here’s the … Read More

  • MBA News: MBA Rankings Season Is upon Us

    MBA News: MBA Rankings Season Is upon Us

    by on February 7th, 2017

    A French business school holds the top spot in this year’s MBA rankings, online programs gain in popularity, and Kaplan announces a test prep campaign that lets you give back. Here’s the latest on the management … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Collect Verbal Reasoning Points

    Land Your Score: Collect Verbal Reasoning Points

    by on February 5th, 2017

    Many test takers focus on improving their math skills, which is completely logical. You have done plenty of reading and writing since high school, but your high school math skills are probably rusty. And for many people, … Read More

  • Should You Get a Degree in Business?

    Should You Get a Degree in Business?

    by on February 2nd, 2017

    This article by Francine Fluetsch is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. Many internal and external factors come into play when picking your college major. You want to major in something that you love (or at least … Read More

  • MBA News: New U.S. Administration Has B-Schools Wondering What’s Next

    MBA News: New U.S. Administration Has B-Schools Wondering What’s Next

    by on January 31st, 2017

    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 … Read More

  • Practice with a Purpose: Get Ready While Helping Others

    Practice with a Purpose: Get Ready While Helping Others

    by on January 29th, 2017

    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 daily … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Backsolving in Quantitative Reasoning

    Land Your Score: Backsolving in Quantitative Reasoning

    by on January 28th, 2017

    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 … Read More

  • MBA News: Foreign B-Schools Hope to Capitalize on Uncertainty in U.S.

    MBA News: Foreign B-Schools Hope to Capitalize on Uncertainty in U.S.

    by on January 23rd, 2017

    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 … Read More

  • Best Undergrad Majors for Going into B-School

    Best Undergrad Majors for Going into B-School

    by on January 21st, 2017

    This article by Francine Fluetsch is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. If you are planning to go to business school to get your MBA somewhere down the road, you want to make sure that your undergraduate major is … Read More

  • Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test Score Report

    Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test Score Report

    by on January 20th, 2017

    I recently told you about Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice tests 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 … Read More