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The Wharton Executive MBA Program: An Insider’s View

By - Jan 19, 12:33 PM   Comments [0]

In this week’s podcast episode of Admissions Straight Talk, Linda Abraham speaks with the Wharton EMBA program admissions directors, Diane Sharp and Kathy Lilygren. Be sure to listen to the full recording to learn what they are looking for in applications, when to apply, and what the EMBA...

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MBA/MMM Kellogg Interview with Shriansh: Explaining What Makes Kellogg, Kellogg

By - Jan 14, 03:35 AM   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 Shriansh Shrivastava, a student at Northwestern Kellogg’s joint MBA/Masters in Design Innovation program. Accepted: We'd like...

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Jumpstart Your Business Career with a Master in Management

By - Jan 14, 03:24 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve seen the light (or maybe just the real world): a career in business is the right path for you. BUT – you’ve just graduated with a degree in materials science.  Or sociology.  Or comparative literature.  Yup – chances of finding a serious management track job...

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Oh No! A Typo!!

By - Jan 11, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

Will it doom your otherwise perfect application to the great round file in cyberspace, putting the kabosh on years of effort and nixing your attempt to walk through the hallowed halls of your favored institution? No. A single, minor typo will do absolutely nothing. So don't sweat...

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The Scoop on the London Business School Masters in Management Program

By - Jan 8, 13:28 PM   Comments [0]

Come on over and listen in to the informative conversation between Linda Abraham and Jamie Wright, Senior Recruitment and Admissions Manager for the London Business School Masters in Management program. Check out the full recording for a candid look at a fantastic option for college seniors...

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MBA Interviews: Tell Me About Your Weaknesses

By - Jan 7, 15:23 PM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: To ensure the applicant is humble enough to recognize that nobody is perfect, and to see how introspective he or she can be in an assessment of oneself. How to prepare: This question requires some real reflection. Nobody is perfect, yes, but one...

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Essay Tip: The Devil is in the Details

By - Jan 7, 15:16 PM   Comments [0]

You can argue about the devil, but certainly the substance, distinctiveness, and success of your essays depends on the details. Many applicants tend to bury their uniqueness and success under vague assertions. You don’t want to hide your achievements; you want to trumpet them loudly and clearly. For instance,...

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Mark Your Calendars – Upcoming 2015 MBA Tour Events

By - Jan 5, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Looking to learn more about the top MBA programs on your list? Reserve a spot at one of these upcoming MBA Tour events! And while you’re at it, check out What to Do at an MBA Fair, a podcast in which Linda Abraham interviews MBA Tour...

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An Indian MBA Applicant Story: Accepted to Top 3 Choices with $$$

By - Jan 4, 16:19 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing Vandana… Accepted: We’d like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you study as an undergrad?...

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Help! I’ve Been Waitlisted!

By - Jan 4, 16:07 PM   Comments [0]

In honor of New Years we’ve decided to repost one of the most popular episodes of 2014. If you didn’t hear it the first time, or if you just want to review, now is the perfect time to listen to our highly informative podcast with Linda Abraham discussing the...

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