Admission Consultants

What are My Chances? Latina Software Developer Moving to Marketing

By - Apr 28, 08:12 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is one in a series of MBA applicant profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” authored by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with...

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HBS Launches Campaign to Raise $1 Billion

By - Apr 28, 04:23 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Harvard Business School plans to raise $1 billion over the next five years, and has launched an alumni outreach program to increase engagement with and among alumni well in to the future, the school announced at its public capital campaign launch on...

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Why ESADE? Interview with an Admitted Student

By - Apr 27, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current and future MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now, introducing Manuel Alvarado Amado...... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where...

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UVA Darden Dean to Step Down and Return to Teaching

By - Apr 25, 09:02 AM   Comments [0]

Robert E. Bruner is stepping down as dean of UVA Darden at the conclusion of his second term in July 2015 to return to teaching and writing. Bruner has been on the Darden faculty since 1982 and dean for nearly a decade. He is currently...

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Management Consulting at Top MBA Programs

By - Apr 25, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Entrepreneurship is the sexy post-MBA job, but the reality is that less than 5% of grads from top MBA programs start a business at graduation. Per GMAC’s just released Prospective Students Survey Report, 34% of all graduate business students seek consulting positions after they earn...

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Is a PhD a Good Idea?

By - Apr 25, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you dream of living the rest of your life in the world of academia, this podcast is for you. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Dr. Karen Kelsky, founder and consultant at The Professor is In for some important insights into the very...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Apr 25, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share recruiting advice, admit weekend updates, and tips that may help others currently experiencing waitlist...

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4 New Ways to Display Teamwork in Application Essays

By - Apr 24, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

Teamwork, and its close cousin, leadership, are highly prized by graduate programs and universities. Haven’t worked in teams on any regular basis? Don’t worry! There are more ways than you may realize to prove your chops in this area. Consider the following 4 options: 1. No...

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Learn the Secrets of MBA Application Success!

By - Apr 24, 11:44 AM   Comments [0]

If you are applying to b-school and are seeking specific, detailed instructions to guide you to your b-school goal, then you won’t want to miss our upcoming FREE webinar, The Secret to MBA Acceptance, on Wednesday, April 30th at 10 AM PT / 1 PM...

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Tips for Applying to Part-time MBA Programs

By - Apr 24, 07:25 AM   Comments [0]

The extensive available advice about applying to MBA programs was largely created with applicants to full-time MBA programs in mind. If you are applying to part-time MBA programs, most of this advice will be pertinent for you as well. But there are some nuances to...

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