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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Oct 28, 00:58 AM   Comments [0]

A Businessweek article reports on the increased phenomenon of helicopter parents…not at preschools, middle schools, or even colleges, but at business schools. “Helicopter parents,” a term used to describe hovering parents, have taken an active role in their children’s b-school application process. And when we...

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Free LIVE MBA Admissions Advice — Sign up Now!

By - Oct 28, 00:54 AM   Comments [0]

Round 1 has already come and gone…but you’re far from the end of this year’s MBA admissions season. With Round 2 and Round 3 dead ahead, you’re bound to have questions, and likely lots of them. That’s why Accepted.com hosts its mid-season MBA Admissions Telethon. During...

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The MBA Tour + GMAT Strategy Session – Nov. 2010 (Canada)

By - Oct 27, 09:49 AM   Comments [0]

Sponsored by The Princeton Review, meet with business school admissions directors and alumni to discuss what an MBA can do for your career and what it takes to get accepted to these programs. Register | More Info Available Dates 8 Nov Calgary 10 Nov Vancouver 13 Nov Toronto 15 Nov Montreal Info Video #leftcontent td {padding: 5px}...

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MBA Profile Evaluation Webinar Available Online

By - Oct 27, 07:23 AM   Comments [0]

Last week Natalie Grinblatt Epstein, Accepted.com editor and consultant and former b-school admissions dean, presented MBA Reality Check, a packed-to-capacity webinar about evaluating your business school profile. In MBA Reality Check, Natalie provides soup to nuts advice on how you can measure your b-school qualifications against...

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Top B-School Admissions Gets Easier, for Some

By - Oct 27, 07:19 AM   Comments [0]

A Businessweek article reports on the drop in selectivity among top business schools including Michigan Ross, Cornell Johnson, UCLA Anderson, Indiana Kelley, and Maryland Smith. These schools all admitted a higher percentage of applicants in 2010 than they did in 2008, when b-school application numbers...

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Consortium Admissions Director Interview

By - Oct 26, 23:57 PM   Comments [0]

If you attended our recent Consortium Q&A, then you know that we had an overwhelming number of questions and simply not enough time to address them all. Rebecca Dockery and Stacy Thomas, Consortium Recruiting Directors, have agreed to answer the remaining questions here on our...

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Study: Which MBAs Have the Highest Salaries, and Other Recent Trends

By - Oct 25, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

A recent survey on international recruiting trends was conducted by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The following findings were published in a New York Times article, “Bank Crisis Shifts Demand for MBA’s.” The demand for business school graduates has increased 32% in the Asia-Pacific region. This is compared...

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ESADE 2011 MBA Application Questions and Tips.

By - Oct 25, 13:03 PM   Comments [0]

This ESADE 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. The tips for answering ESADE’s essay questions are...

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MBA Admissions: The Cure for “Final Application Fatigue”

By - Oct 21, 23:58 PM   Comments [0]

The blogger known as Eternal Enthusiasm has a problem – namely, he is running nearly on empty in the Department of Enthusiasm as he faces his last MBA application. “I approached this last first-round application as a simple task. I knew exactly how to sum...

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IE 2011 Application Questions and Tips.

By - Oct 19, 08:47 AM   Comments [0]

This IE 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. The tips for answering IE’s essay questions are...

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