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Is A Harvard MBA In Your Future?

By - Jun 17, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

If you want to answer that with a resounding “yes,” then you need to tune in to our upcoming webinar, The Accepted Guide to Harvard Business School. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, June 23rd, at 5:00 PM/8:00 PM ET. [Please note: The June 24th...

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The Importance Of Extracurriculars And Community Service

By - Jun 17, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

While business schools deeply value your academic background, work experience, and career progression, they also ascribe significant weight to your extracurricular and community service activities. Why? Because they want to see that you are an individual who is not just focused on work, that you...

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An Interview With Our Own: Natalie Grinblatt Epstein

By - Jun 17, 11:39 AM   Comments [0]

Curious about the life and times of our spectacular admissions consultants? Please enjoy our newest blog series in which we interview the fabulous people who make up the Accepted.com staff. Next up is…Natalie Grinblatt Epstein. Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where and...

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Emory MBA 2015-2016 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Jun 17, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

Emory University’s Goitzueta Business School has announced the following MBA application deadlines and essay questions for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Deadlines Round 1 Application due: October 1, 2015 Decision released: December 3, 2015 Round 2 Application due: November 13, 2015 Decision released: January 28, 2016 Round 3 Application due: January 8, 2016 Decision released: March...

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12 Steps on How to Apply to B-School – Step 9: MBA Application Essays – Strengths and Weaknesses, Accomplishments and Failures, Open-ended Questions

By - Jun 17, 07:52 AM   Comments [0]

Previously in this series, we identified five common themes found in essays. In addition to those, some of the most daunting essay questions for candidates to address are topics that force you to be self-reflective and reveal your level of self-awareness. Candidates can sometimes be...

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Tuck Business School 2015-2016 Applications Deadlines

By - Jun 17, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% TuckSchool of Business has released its 2015-2016 application cycle deadlines. Approximately 60 to 70 students are accepted into each Tuck School of Business class each year. The minimum professional working experience students have is two years. However, the average numbers of years of...

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Tuesday Tips: NYU Stern MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 16, 19:11 PM   Comments [0]

As the NYU Stern MBA website states, “Stern develops leaders who make an impact on business and beyond.” Evolving from a pure finance school into one that focuses on areas like entertainment and technology, Stern takes advantage of the vibrant and changing business opportunities in...

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Tuesday Tips: UVA Darden MBA Essay Tips

By - Jun 16, 18:53 PM   Comments [0]

While writing only 500 words for your Darden MBA application essay may seem simple, it requires discipline to highlight all of the important parts of your profile for the admissions committee in one short essay. Writing a successful essay with such limited space requires you...

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Quick & Dirty Tips for Maximizing your Business School Visits

By - Jun 16, 17:18 PM   Comments [0]

With respect to visiting business schools: Make sure you schedule a classroom visit through the admissions office. A student will lead you around and make introductions for you. Don't just show up. Plan your visit before the fall, if you can and if tours are available this time in...

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Soliciting Letters of Recommendation: Remember the Rule of 10%

By - Jun 16, 17:07 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group When it comes to recommendations, the first thing that any applicant needs to understand is how they work and, therefore, how they should handle them as part of the process.  We sum up this analysis with something we call “The...

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