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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 2

By - Feb 18, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

"Wish I had done that a few years ago ...." We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the third of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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Highlights from the Bloomberg Job Skills Report 2016

By - Feb 16, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

What are job recruiters looking for in their MBA hires? What skills are they looking for? What skills are hardest to find? 1,251 job recruiters at 547 companies were surveyed for the 2016 Bloomberg Job Skills Report about the skills they seek in job candidates...

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EMBA Program Variety

By - Feb 16, 03:56 AM   Comments [0]

This is the third post in our Ace the EMBA series on how to apply successfully to a top executive MBA program. Get need-to-know EMBA basics down with these important tips. Once upon a time, EMBA programs primarily targeted and attracted managers working in local corporations.  The...

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What if the President of the United States Wrote Your Letter of Recommendation?

By - Feb 16, 03:02 AM   Comments [0]

On this President’s Day, let’s ponder the following: Would a letter of recommendation from President Barack Obama, President of the United States himself, ensure your acceptance? I’m sure a letter from President Obama would get passed around the admissions office. That presidential seal and signature (even...

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EMBA Admissions: Sponsorship and the GMAT

By - Feb 15, 03:02 AM   Comments [0]

This is the second post in our Ace the EMBA series on how to apply successfully to a top executive MBA program. Get need-to-know EMBA basics down with these important tips. The changes in the EMBA applicant/student profile that we explored in the previous post are accompanied...

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Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion Anyone?

By - Feb 15, 01:56 AM   Comments [0]

"Chance favors the prepared mind" said Louis Pasteur, and I agree. Don't leave your Wharton Team-Based Discussion to fickle chance.  Prepare for it with Accepted's Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion. This is a prime-time rehearsal.  Details and prices are here. A participant in one of our past mock TBD wrote us after the real...

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Ask Away at Your Admissions Interview!

By - Feb 11, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

An interview works in two directions: The interviewer asks you questions to see if you’d be a good fit for the school in question, and you ask the interviewer questions to help you determine if this program is right for you. In order to think up...

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Excellent Executive MBA Admissions Advice [Episode 140]

By - Feb 11, 01:28 AM   Comments [0]

This week, join Accepted’s own Jen Weld and Cindy Tokumitsu for the inside scoop on EMBA admissions. Listen to the show! Meet Jen and Cindy. [1:10] Jen came to Accepted after serving as Assistant Director of Admissions for Cornell’s EMBA program. Cindy joined Accepted in 1998, after working...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-grad + 1

By - Feb 11, 00:57 AM   Comments [0]

”Wish I had done that a few years ago ....” We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the second of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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The Expanded Executive MBA Profile

By - Feb 9, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

This is the first post in our Ace the EMBA series on how to apply successfully to a top executive MBA program. Get need-to-know EMBA basics down with these important tips. The Executive MBA profile has changed over the past decade. Allen, a hypothetical candidate...

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