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Indiana Kelley 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Dec 27, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

Indiana Kelley 2011 MBA Essay Questions This Indiana Kelley 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at http://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My tips...

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London Business School Q&A: Updated Answers from the Chat

By - Dec 23, 13:22 PM   Comments [0]

There were so many excellent questions for the London Business School MBA and MiF admissions directors, Peter Johnson and Karen Benge, and for the three part-time MiF students, that we didn’t have time during the Q&A to get to them all. The representatives were kind enough...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup: Improv, Social Media, and More

By - Dec 23, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

In a Businessweek blog post, “MIT Brings Improv to the MBA Classroom,” Alison Damast describes the leadership focused MBA acting class called Improvisational Leadership: In the Moment Leadership Skills. The second-year course integrates creative arts into the more classic business school curriculum, and focuses on...

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MBA Specialty Rankings Unveil Possibilities for All

By - Dec 22, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Fact: Not everyone can go to a top 10 business school. Businessweek‘s new MBA specialty rankings give the other 90% of us a solid place to begin research when you know what you want to do but can’t attend or afford a top 10 program. Such...

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Consortium Interview: How is it Different from other MBA Interviews?

By - Dec 21, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

As expected, our second Consortium Application Strategies Q&A was just as successful as our first, with lots of good questions and loads of new information offered from the Consortium and from participating schools. Here is an excerpt from the chat on Consortium interviews: Linda Abraham: Juan asks,...

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MBA Essays: Two critical questions

By - Dec 20, 11:30 AM   Comments [0]

Kudo’s to Mako at Random Wok for having the guts to show his already submitted Haas essays to a former admissions committee member. He received feedback that he didn’t want to hear, but any future MBA essays he writes will be better for having received...

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An Optimistic Look at 2011 MBA Hiring

By - Dec 20, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC’s Year-End Poll of Employment shows an improvement in MBA hiring in the last year and provides an optimistic look at 2011 hiring trends as well. Here are some key findings from the survey: 64% of the 210 employers who participated in the Corporate Recruiters Survey said...

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Connect with Accepted.com on LinkedIn

By - Dec 20, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Want to get in touch with us? There’s always the good ol’ telephone and email, but perhaps you prefer other means. Something more Web 2.0. We provide them. Accepted.com editors and consultants will now answer your admissions and application questions on LinkedIn! Ask us about anything...

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MBA Hiring on the Rise on Wall Street

By - Dec 17, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

Banks and brokerages on Wall Street have increased their MBA hiring, reports a Fins.com article from last week. Maryellen Reilly Lamb, senior associate director of MBA career management of Wharton, explains, “Two years ago, I couldn’t get a bank to take our calls, last year they...

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MBA Recruiting Expected to Pick Up in 2011

By - Dec 16, 06:25 AM   Comments [0]

An optimistic article in the International Business Times, “2011 is going to be a strong year for MBA recruiting,” discusses the hopeful future of the MBA job market in the coming year. “The economy may not have come out of the downturn entirely,” says Rebecca Joffrey,...

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