UCLA Executive MBA 2013 Essay Questions and Tips

By - Mar 16, 20:00 PM   Comments [0]

One point stands out immediately with these essay questions: there is no conventional goals question. That fact says something: the adcom does not view an extended discussion of goals – the future (always speculative to a degree) – helpful for their evaluation purposes. It also...

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Busting Two MBA Myths

By - Mar 15, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Thanks to those of you who stopped at Accepted.com’s table at the Los Angeles MBA Tour event a couple of weeks ago and shared your thoughts, doubts, questions, and experiences. I enjoyed meeting you. I was bothered, however, by a certain refrain I heard a few...

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The MBA Family: A Roundup and Overview

By - Mar 15, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business and to maximize their business performance. While “MBA” makes many people automatically think of a two-year, full-time program,...

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Study Shows that WHEN You Interview Matters

By - Mar 15, 08:00 AM   Comments [1]

New Wharton research shows that interviewees need not only compete against the crowded field of candidates in general, but against those specific candidates who are interviewing on the same day as they are. The study measures the success of applicants who interviewed at the end of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Mar 15): Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Is the perimeter of a rectangle greater than 8 inches? 1. The diagonal of the rectangle is twice as long as its shorter side 2. The diagonal of the rectangle is 4 inches longer than its shorter side Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click...

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Tepper MBA Student Interview: Chhaya’s Journey

By - Mar 14, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

We decided to follow up with some of our past MBA blogger interviewees to see where their admissions journey brought them. Next in our series is Chhaya, author of the blog, “ccatcher’s mba chronicle” and first year student at CMU Tepper. The original interview with...

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Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with Christie St-John and Sandy Kinnett

By - Mar 14, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

In our recent episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, Accepted’s biweekly podcast, we interviewed Dr. Christie St-John, Director of Admissions, and Sandy Kinnett, Associate Director of Career Management at Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt University. Check out the full recording to hear our fascinating...

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MBA Admissions: Michigan Ross & Financial Services

By - Mar 14, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

"11th Place for Finance" A quick glance at Michigan Ross currently ranks in 13th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in 11th place for finance. Ross’s Class of 2014 This year’s incoming...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Mar 14): Absolute Values and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Knewton Gmat: Improve your score by 50 points or your money back. Enroll now via GMAT Club & save $350. Amerasia Consulting: sign...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Mar 13): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) What is the mean of four consecutive even integers , , , ? is the smallest of the four integers. 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily...

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