We wish you a Merry Christmas

December 25, 2011
Lucas Weingarten

GMAT BlogRegardless of how you celebrate the December holidays and the close of another year, Christmas is a wonderful day for everyone to get some rest and enjoy a little quality time with family and friends.

The GMAT isn’t going anywhere and everyone needs a break from it now and then.  So put your books away and turn your mind to other things today.  If you celebrate the holiday as a tradition, then enjoy it as you’ve never enjoyed a Christmas before.  If not, then take advantage of a day of rest and treat yourself to something special.

From all of us here at Kaplan Test Prep, we wish you a very Merry Christmas indeed.

Lucas Weingarten Lucas Weingarten is a full-time instructor for Kaplan Test Prep and he loves preparing GRE students for Test Day. The classroom is Lucas’ arena. When he cannot be found in one of Kaplan’s cage matches of learning, he is very likely dancing around DePaul University’s College of Commerce/Kellstadt Graduate School of Business in Chicago professing various courses offered by the Department of Management, up to and including monikers such as: “Managing for Effective and Ethical Organizational Behavior,” “Entrepreneurship Strategy,” “Strategic Managements and Analysis,” “Human Resource Management,” “Recruitment and Selection,” and “Foundations of Business Thought and Theory.” (Although that last one was cancelled just before the quarter started and he’s still not gotten over it.) Lucas spent most of his formative years in North Carolina, but hit the long road as soon as he was able. A world traveler with a currently expired passport, he has lived on and wandered around three continents with the expressed intention of finishing the job. He holds a BFA with a concentration in sculpture as well as an MBA with dual concentrations in Entrepreneurship and Finance. When not challenging standardized tests to a duel or wondering how to corrupt the business students of America, Lucas can be found brewing delicious beers, riding-then-fixing-then-riding his motorcycle, hanging out with dogs, pretending he’s a good cook, and feeling like the luckiest guy in the world to have such a fantastic wife and endlessly amazing young son. He’s in Milwaukee now, but is in Chicago often. Email him anytime about anything at: lucas.weingarten@kaplan.com

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