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Indiana Kelley 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 24, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

These questions are a straightforward mix of professional and personal. The adcom wants assurance that you have a clear professional focus and a solid plan for using the Kelley MBA resources. Beyond that, they’re looking for engaging applicants who are willing to share their life...

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5 Tips to Assess Your MBA Profile

By - Dec 23, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

I often tell my clients that an MBA application is like a mosaic. Each element contributes to create a full picture of who you are. Some pieces will be brighter or more colorful than others. Others fail to sparkle. You can either address those weaknesses...

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Your Holiday Gift Awaits!

By - Dec 23, 08:59 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to wish you a joyous holiday season by offering you a gift – a free copy of The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes, a guide that will teach you how to create a stand-out resume that will help you get accepted! In The...

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5-Step Checklist Before Submitting Your Applications

By - Dec 23, 08:38 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you're applying to b-school, law school, med school, grad school, or college, this checklist will be the same. Don't hit that "submit" button until you've completed the following 5 steps: 1. You’ve made sure that your application presents a holistic, multi-dimensional picture of you. Each section...

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Cornell 2015 Executive MBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Dec 22, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Executive MBA Program has three required essay questions and one optional question in its application. One of the most important things to keep in mind is brevity. While no one is going to be counting individual words, the guideline of short word count is...

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4 Reasons You Got Dinged (And What You Can Do About It)

By - Dec 21, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

Many top MBA programs released decisions in the past several days, including: Chicago Booth, Cornell Johnson, Duke Fuqua, Michigan Ross, MIT Sloan, Northwestern Kellogg, UVA Darden, and Wharton. Did your app hit the chopping block? Here’s why: 1) You didn't qualify. You gotta call a spade a spade...

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From Rwandan Advertising to Wharton Entrepreneurship: The Unconventional MBA Path

By - Dec 19, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Mary Patton S. Davis, a first-year student at Wharton. Accepted: We'd like to get to...

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Life as an HBS MBA

By - Dec 18, 15:27 PM   Comments [0]

Meet Philip Blackett, a proud member of the Harvard Business School Class of 2016, the founder of Magnetic Interviewing, and the host of the podcast Life in the MBA. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Philip. He has a fascinating story! 00:02:35 – Fulfilling an...

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Is Columbia Business School Calling Your Name?

By - Dec 17, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how to get Columbia’s attention by following the tips in Get Accepted to Columbia Business School, an on-demand webinar that we just posted to our site for anytime viewing. The webinar aired live last month and was a huge success, so if you missed...

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USC Marshall 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 16, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

On one hand, the new USC Marshall MBA essay question is very focused: goals, why Marshall. There is a little twist, however, which gives the question an intriguing complexity: personal and/or professional goals… What does this twist say about Marshall? That the adcom trusts you...

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