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Oxford Said 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Sep 2, 00:48 AM   Comments [0]

This Oxford Said 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 for answering Oxford’s essay questions...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup: New Test Prep, NYU Stern Application Tips, and New B-School Rankings for Consulting

By - Sep 2, 00:22 AM   Comments [0]

Test prep companies have a busy season ahead of them; test prep traffic is bound to increase as future b-school applicants scramble to prepare for the Next Generation GMAT, reports a Businessweek article, “GMAT Test Prep: Changes on the Way.” The new GMAT, which will...

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Is the MBA Oath enough?

By - Aug 31, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Wall Street Journal article asks: Is taking the MBA Oath enough to keep more than 100,000 new MBA students from turning into corrupt businessmen, like many of their predecessors have become? The WSJ article, titled “Promises Aren’t Enough: Business Schools Need to Do a...

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Attending an MBA fair? Do it right!

By - Aug 31, 11:20 AM   Comments [0]

There are two things that could happen during an MBA fair: You could wander around aimlessly in your Hawaiian shirt and flip flops, pocketing pretty brochures, and having the occasional, obvious-question-filled chat with admissions directors from long-shot schools, or You could dress to impress, arrive fully prepped...

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Graduate School Admission Expert Shares What College Students and Graduates Need to Know About Graduate School Admissions on #CollegeChat

By - Aug 31, 09:09 AM   Comments [0]

Linda Abraham to discuss what college students and graduates need to know about applying for graduate school September 7, 2010 at 6 pm Pacific/ 9 pm Eastern on #CollegeChat Los Angeles, CA, September 1, 2010—Linda Abraham, a graduate school admissions expert and president of Accepted.com, will...

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London Business School 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Aug 30, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

This London Business School 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 athttp://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My tips for answering the LBS essay questions...

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Personal Branding in Admissions

By - Aug 29, 04:47 AM   Comments [0]

The term “personal brand” is bandied about a lot in admissions. I don’t claim to be an expert on branding, but after fifteen years editing essays and advising applicants, I know a bit about admissions. I see the concept of “personal brand” as a threat...

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INSEAD 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Aug 25, 23:20 PM   Comments [0]

This INSEAD 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 for answering INSEAD’s essay questions are...

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Free Haas Q&A with Associate Admissions Director, Stephanie Fujii — TODAY!

By - Aug 25, 03:12 AM   Comments [0]

Are you thinking about applying to UC Berkeley Haas? Do you have questions about admissions that you need answered? Would you like to benefit from insider information on Haas admissions? If so, then you won’t want to miss Accepted’s Q&A with Stephanie Fujii, Haas’ Senior Associate...

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7 Fatal Resume Flaws to Avoid

By - Aug 24, 03:13 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA Resume: Done right, this one-page list of accomplishments can woo the adcoms towards acceptance; done wrong, a resume could be your ticket to ding-hood. The following 7 fatal resume flaws have been derived from a recent Businessweek article, Applying to B-School? Resume Perils to...

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