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Welcoming Keith Vaughn to the Accepted Family

By - Aug 2, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to warmly welcome Keith Vaughn, one of our new MBA admissions experts and consultants. Keith brings with him to the Accepted table 20 years of experience in MBA admissions, including seven years as Assistant Dean of Admissions at USC Marshall School of Business....

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10 Tips for Writing Letters of Recommendation

By - Aug 1, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

Pass these tips on to your recommenders for LORs that impress the admissions officers and ensure that they want to accept you. 10 Tips for Recommenders: 1. Review a copy of the applicant's personal statement or application essays so that your letter of recommendation can dovetail with--not...

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Dartmouth Tuck 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Jul 26, 11:33 AM   Comments [0]

The Dartmouth Tuck adcom is interested in learning about what you as an individual, a businessperson, and a leader can contribute to Tuck’s small, close-knit program. Use your essays as a platform for expressing your earnest desire to enter the world of management and to make...

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Webinar on Funding an International MBA in the U.S.: LIVE on WEDNESDAY!

By - Jul 25, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

Have you reserved your spot for tomorrow’s webinar, How to Fund Your International MBA in the U.S.? If you want to learn how to pay those high U.S. business school tuition bills as an international student, then you’ll want to tune in on Wednesday, July...

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INSEAD September 2017 Intake MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 25, 03:06 AM   Comments [0]

Communication is key for INSEAD – in no small part because it is a key factor that their recruiters look for. Hence the INSEAD application elicits your communication effectiveness holistically. First, INSEAD asks you to write reflective essays – and to do so succinctly. Balancing...

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MBA Debt Numbers Grow “Embarrassingly” Large

By - Jul 25, 02:41 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Poets & Quants article, graduating MBAs have more debt than ever, “so much so that a record number of the leading business schools now decline to even share the embarrassing burdens they have put on their students.” Combined, students who graduated last...

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MIT Sloan 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 24, 03:33 AM   Comments [0]

This year's MIT Sloan MBA application is significantly different from last year's  and has restored MIT Sloan's signature cover letter and resume. In fact that's all that's required. The cover letter was required for years and either last year or the year before MIT Sloan...

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Ten Do’s and Don’ts for Your Application Essay

By - Jul 24, 03:19 AM   Comments [0]

The Application Essay Do's: 1. Unite your essay and give it direction with a theme or thesis. The thesis is the main point you want to communicate. 2. Before you begin writing, choose what you want to discuss and the order in which you want to discuss...

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An Non-Traditional CBS Grad Preparing for a Career in Media

By - Jul 24, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Sonie Guseh a Columbia Business School.... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where...

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GMAC Releases Tool That Organizes, Compares & Explains Major Rankings

By - Jul 21, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

Rankings have always been a mixed blessing – they provide so much valuable information, but if you don't know how to analyze or use that data properly, then best case scenario, they become worthless, and worst case scenario, they become harmful. GMAC has just released...

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