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MBA Admissions Chat News: Kellogg, Consortium

By - Nov 3, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Do you have questions about Kellogg? Then join Accepted in an admissions chat with Northwestern Kellogg’s Director of Admissions, Beth Flye, and other Kellogg representatives on Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/6:00 PM GMT. The Kellogg team can answer all your...

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The GMAT, Jobs, and Admissions

By - Oct 29, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

BusinessWeek recently published an excellent article, GMAT: The MBA Job Seeker's Best Friend, exploring the impact of GMAT scores on post-MBA job prospects and the reality that some business school are encouraging accepted students to retake the GMAT to improve their chances of getting desired jobs. What is...

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Georgetown McDonough 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Oct 28, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough 2010 MBA Essay Questions My comments are in red: All essays should be double-spaced using 10 point font. Prepare your attachments offline in separate document files and upload them individually. Please follow the instructions regarding length of each attachment, and label each page with your...

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Beyond Grey Pinstripes Ranking of MBA Programs

By - Oct 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Aspen Institute published last week its biannual ranking of MBA programs, "Beyond Grey Pinstripes." This ranking ignores admissions criteria and abandons ROI. Through surveys of 149 participating schools, it attempts to rank the programs according to their "social impact management" or addressing of social,...

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The MBA Tour is On Its Way to Canada!

By - Oct 23, 12:51 PM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com's  got good news, and we’ve got even better news. The good news first: If you’ve been following The MBA Tour’s extensive event schedule, you know that The Tour is hosting four spectacular events in Canada in mid-November. The even better news: MBA admissions experts...

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MBA Admissions News: Tuck, Rankings, Global Entrepreneurship, MBA Interviews

By - Oct 16, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

Let's take a look at a few developments during a busy October for MBA applicants: The Dartmouth News published an article about the increasing percentage of women at Tuck with a couple of factoids about Harvard and Wharton. Unfortunately, there is an inaccuracy in the article...

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Emory Goizueta 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Oct 13, 02:28 AM   Comments [0]

Emory Goizueta 2010 MBA Essay Questions My comments are in red. In separate documents, please address the following questions. On the top of each page, please indicate your full name as listed on your application and the question to which you are responding. 1. List one of your...

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MBA Admissions Q&As: Cornell, NYU Stern, Columbia, Notre Dame

By - Oct 9, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

We have two great MBA admissions chats next week: Cornell Chatter, an Accepted.com online Q&A session, on Monday, October 12, 2009 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/5:00 PM GMT when Randall Sawyer, Director of Admissions, along with other staff members will answer your important questions. Use...

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Consortium 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 9, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

Consortium 2010 MBA Application Essay Questions My comments are in red. This year's core application questions are  identical to last year's and I've posted their guidelines from 2009 as well below:* The following essay questions provide us with an opportunity to evaluate your strengths and weaknesses, experiences,...

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Chicago Booth: Top 10 To-Do List Before Submitting Your MBA Application

By - Oct 8, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth's first round deadline this year is rapidly approaching (Oct. 14), and it has thoughtfully supplied a checklist of items to consider before you hit SUBMIT.  Although I am particularly partial to #5, all ten are right on. These helpful, last-minute tips constitute your...

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