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London Business School 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jun 30, 10:41 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 at http://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My tips for answering LBS’s essay...

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The New GMAT Integrated Reasoning Section: What Everyone’s Been Saying

By - Jun 30, 10:36 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone’s been talking about the GMAT’s new integrated reasoning section. Here are the highlights of the conversation: First, to recap: GMAC announced last week in a press release that it would be introducing an “innovative new section designed to measure people’s ability to evaluate information from...

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2011 MIT Sloan EMBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 28, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

This MIT EMBA 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. Our tips for answering the MIT EMBA...

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The GMAT Gets a New Section in 2012: Integrated Reasoning

By - Jun 25, 07:17 AM   Comments [0]

The GMAC, the makers of the GMAT, has announced a major change to the exam coming in 2012: one of the Analytical Writing sections will be replaced by a new thirty-minute section, Integrated Reasoning. This video from GMAC gives a sneak peak at what some of...

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It’s not too late to start volunteering!

By - Jun 25, 01:20 AM   Comments [0]

Yes, you can keep yelling at yourself for not starting earlier, but that won’t get you anywhere, will it? Instead, start volunteering now. It’s true that adcoms would rather see a long history of community service rather than just a short stint, but you can’t turn...

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Kellogg 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 24, 15:14 PM   Comments [0]

This Kellogg 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 Kellogg’s are in red...

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European B-Schools Expand to U.S.

By - Jun 23, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

Top American business schools are not the only ones expanding worldwide in an effort to widen their global footprint; European b-schools are also setting up new foreign outposts…in the United States, reports a recent BusinessWeek article. Reaching out to American students is not a new concept...

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Congrats to MIT Sloan on the Launch of Its New EMBA Program!

By - Jun 22, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

By Cindy Tokumitsu, co-author of The Finance Professional’s Guide to MBA Success, The Consultants’ Guide to MBA Admission, The EMBA Edge, and author of several articles and the free, email mini-course, “Ace the EMBA.” Also author of the  NEW online mini-course, Best MBA Programs: A...

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Response to “Shortlisting MBA programs”

By - Jun 20, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

In Mistakes, Lessons, MBA, and more…, the author, A, reveals his 6 criteria for applying to MBA programs in the aptly named post “Shortlisting schools.” The six are in order of importance: Intake % of Indian engineers Teaching Methodology Recruitment Culture Clubs/extra-curricular Curriculum and specialization. I boil down A’s 2-5 to three which...

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Admissions Round Up: The Education Gender Gap, Oxford’s “Essay,” and the Budget Cutting Crisis of the U.K.

By - Jun 18, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

A Chronicle for Higher Education article reports that according to a recent study released by the U.S. Education Department, women dominate every degree level and will continue to do so over the coming decade. By 2019, the study projects, women will account for 59% of...

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