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From Music to MBA: IV with a Notre Dame Mendoza Student

By - Jan 12, 14:24 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Notre Dame Mendoza student, Jessica Bonanno, a second-year student with lots of advice to share about life at Mendoza – competitions, courses, and culture. Of particular interest to ND applicants will be Jessica’s application tips and her definition of the ideal...

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Recording Available – Virtual MBA Q&A

By - Jan 6, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

Linda Abraham’s Virtual Office Hours – a free MBA Q&A session last week -was a huge success with loads of excellent questions asked and answered. If you need to play catch-up, then you can view the recording here. Accepted.com ~ Helping You Write Your Best     Accepted.com's...

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An NUS MBA Shares her Story

By - Jan 5, 13:50 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to The MBA Story, an anonymous blogger who recently received her MBA from NUS Business School in Singapore. Read our interview with The MBA Story below, as well as her blog, The MBA Story, to learn about this recent grad’s...

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The Best of 2013 at Accepted.com!

By - Jan 1, 13:18 PM   Comments [0]

5 Things Y'all Wanted to Learn More About in 2013: 1. Addressing MBA Application Weaknesses. Let's face it. Nobody is perfect. 2. The Accepted.com Team! And who can blame you. To know them is to love them we say (and our clients agree). 3. Writing about Goals in...

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Do You Have Burning Questions About the MBA Admissions Process?

By - Dec 26, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

Be sure to join us at 10:00 AM ET on Monday, December 30th, for an open Q&A session, Virtual MBA Office Hours with Linda Abraham, in which Linda Abraham, CEO and founder of Accepted.com, will answer your questions on any aspect of the MBA admissions...

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What Our Listeners Loved in 2013!

By - Dec 26, 14:31 PM   Comments [0]

2013 has been an incredible year for the Admissions Straight Talk podcast. Thank you to all of our fascinating, insightful guest and of course our wonderful listeners! Check out the 10 episodes that were most listened to in 2013 and subscribe in iTunes, Stitcher, or Zune...

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Aiming for a R2 Admit to Booth or Kellogg: IV with ‘fromgmattomba’

By - Dec 23, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to our next blogger, fromgmattomba, an anonymous MBA applicant who describes himself as “a pretty average dude” with a mission to attend one of his top choice b-schools. Thank you fromgmattomba for sharing your story with us – we wish...

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MBA Programs Host Coffee Dates Worldwide

By - Dec 15, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

Wherever you are in the world, chances are that a current MBA student from a top school is waiting to have coffee with you. In London, Delhi, Tel Aviv, Toronto, New York, San Francisco, Singapore, Rio de Janiero, Zurich, Houston, and a host of other...

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Which Schools are Good for PE/VC and VC-Backed Entrepreneurship

By - Dec 12, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

Admit it: You love the ring of ‘venture capital’ and ‘private equity.’ Enter Pitchbook, the ultimate resource for those looking for a future in PE/VC (and those looking for VCs to fund their futures). Listen to the full recording of our conversation with Andy White, Senior Research...

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Top B-Schools Participate in LGBT Awareness Competition

By - Nov 24, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

We came across this blog entry on LGBT issues at b-schools, published recently on the Huffington Post, and it definitely caught our interest. Friendfactor, the LGBT rights organization for straight friends founded in 2009, is conducting its second MBA Ally Challenge, a friendly competition among...

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