Articles by Kaplan GMAT

  • 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

  • MBA News: MBAs Flock to Consulting, Silicon Valley

    MBA News: MBAs Flock to Consulting, Silicon Valley

    by on January 16th, 2017

    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 … Read More

  • 7 Ways to Boost Confidence Before Presentations

    7 Ways to Boost Confidence Before Presentations

    by on January 15th, 2017

    This article by Elana Goodwin is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan.  No matter if it’s your first presentation or your hundredth, it’s natural to have some nerves and anxiety before you stand up and make a … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Importance of GMAT Prep

    Land Your Score: Importance of GMAT Prep

    by on January 12th, 2017

    At Kaplan, we don’t really believe practice makes perfect; we have found that practice makes permanent. Much like practicing a sport or a musical instrument, GMAT prep makes performing on Test Day feel almost … Read More

  • Best/Worst Studying Environments for Pre-Business School Students

    Best/Worst Studying Environments for Pre-Business School Students

    by on January 11th, 2017

    This article by Francine Fluetsch is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. If you are prepping to head to business school, you are going to be spending a lot of time studying: first to get into your business school of … Read More

  • MBA News: The Latest on the B-School Front

    MBA News: The Latest on the B-School Front

    by on January 9th, 2017

    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 … Read More

  • MBA News: Make It Your Business to Know the Latest MBA Landscape

    MBA News: Make It Your Business to Know the Latest MBA Landscape

    by on January 5th, 2017

    Chinese applicants have different motivations to get their MBA than their global counterparts. Consider crowdfunding to pay for your MBA. Top business schools often have the highest yield rate. The music world needs … Read More

  • Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test vs. GMAT Test Day

    Land Your Score: GMAT Practice Test vs. GMAT Test Day

    by on January 4th, 2017

    In my last post, I provided an overview of Kaplan’s free online GMAT practice test, which is a computer-adaptive exam. Taking this practice test is very much like taking the actual GMAT, with some important … Read More

  • How to Prepare for B-School over Winter Break

    How to Prepare for B-School over Winter Break

    by on December 27th, 2016

    Winter break is a much-deserved holiday for all students, and it’s important to enjoy it and recharge. That said, if you’re planning to take the GMAT this spring, it’s a good idea to take advantage of the extra … Read More

  • MBA News: Not All B-School ROI Is Equal

    MBA News: Not All B-School ROI Is Equal

    by on December 20th, 2016

    Tensions run high for Round One applicants this week, some business schools’ return on investment is more immediate than that of others, and programs look to invest in real estate and technology. Here’s what’s … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Taking a GMAT Practice Test

    Land Your Score: Taking a GMAT Practice Test

    by on December 18th, 2016

    One of the best ways to begin preparing for the GMAT is to take Kaplan’s free online practice test. The format is the same as the actual GMAT you will see on test day, consisting of four sections: Analytical Writing … Read More

  • MBA News: MBA Rankings Offer Post-Brexit Boost

    MBA News: MBA Rankings Offer Post-Brexit Boost

    by on December 12th, 2016

    Admissions officers discuss the best recommendation letters they’ve read, Simon Business School sees a surge in applications, and the latest MBA rankings land in the United Kingdom. Here’s what’s trending on the … Read More

  • Land Your Score: Estimation in GMAT Quantitative Reasoning

    Land Your Score: Estimation in GMAT Quantitative Reasoning

    by on December 10th, 2016

    While getting ready for the GMAT, you may need to devote some energy to re-learning math concepts for the Quantitative Reasoning and Integrated Reasoning sections. But no matter how much of a “math person” you are, … Read More

  • MBA News: More B-Schools Embrace GRE as GMAT Alternative

    MBA News: More B-Schools Embrace GRE as GMAT Alternative

    by on December 2nd, 2016

    More business schools are accepting the GRE than ever before, cancelled GMAT scores are on the rise, and Donald Trump’s top strategist is remembered at HBS. Here’s what’s trending on the MBA landscape. GRE gaining … Read More