Year 2 at Wharton, Google, Deloitte & More: Catching Up with Ashley

By - Feb 1, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Ashley Wells, a second-year student at Wharton. We first met Ashley last year – you can...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Feb 1, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen, EMPOWERgmat.com  Rich.C@empowergmat.com This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. Raising High-600s Scores to 700+ Scores Rich, I have been preparing hard for the...

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Etiquette After Submitting Your MBA Application

By - Feb 1, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

After you’ve submitted your MBA applications and are waiting to hear back from programs, it’s normal to have a moment of panic—either immediately, or at some point a little later on. You’ve been agonizing over your materials for months, and now you just want to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (February 1)

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Math If Richard is 3 years younger than his sister, how old will Richard be in 5 years? (1) Two years ago, Richard's sister was twice as old as Richard. (2) If Richard's sister were born 2 years earlier, she would now be twice as old as Richard.   Question...

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Ace Your Summer Internship

By - Jan 31, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

This post is aimed at college sophomores and juniors who are thinking about earning an MBA in the future, and who will be working as an intern this coming summer. In my opinion, there isn’t a better way to test out your career interests than by...

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Harvard MBA, 2+2 and How to Get In

By - Jan 31, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

Applying to HBS? Join us for a conversation about Harvard Business School, entrepreneurship, leadership, and admissions. Our guest today is Adam Nathan, who earned his MBA from Harvard Business School in 2015 as a Baker Scholar and joined Accepted a few months ago. Adam graduated from...

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[Webinar] Secrets to a Smooth MBA Financial Journey

By - Jan 30, 09:17 AM   Comments [0]

Paying for b-school isn’t easy, even with financial aid and scholarships. And if you don’t have a plan, you may end up with some serious financial problems (including not being able to attend b-school, attending b-school but not being able to EAT, or ending up...

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Why INSEAD’s Time Has Finally Come

By - Jan 30, 08:08 AM   Comments [0]

Caroline Diarte Edwards is a director of Fortuna Admissions. An INSEAD MBA graduate, she was previously the school’s director of admissions, marketing and external relations from 2005 to 2012. The article originally appeared in Poets & Quants. INSEAD’s number one spot in the Financial Times’ ranking has...

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Starting Salary Bump, MBAs Flock to Big Pharma

By - Jan 29, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

MBAs in finance, Big Pharma, and other industries saw a higher starting salary last year. It turns out 2015 was a GREAT year to graduate from business school… and 2016 is looking good too. Find out which MBA program tops the latest rankings, why business school...

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Stacy Blackman’s #WOW Campaign Continues to Inspire

By - Jan 29, 12:04 PM   Comments [0]

We’re wrapping up the fourth week of the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams, and the online response has been nothing short of incredible! The goal is to motivate potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and...

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