Admission Consultants

MBA Applicant Profiles: Building the Best Version of Yourself

By - Mar 3, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

When MBA candidates come to us with their test scores and numbers asking for a assessment of their MBA applicant profile, we say that numbers are only half the story. Top MBA programs are looking for people, not profiles. And our MBA admissions consulting approach...

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MBA 2016 – READY, SET, GO!

By - Mar 2, 11:12 AM   Comments [0]

It’s not even spring yet. So why am I nagging you to get moving on your MBA application prep? Not just because those Round 1 deadlines creep up with wicked stealth and speed. But also because there is so much you can still do between now...

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New Social Impact Fund at UNC Kenan-Flagler

By - Mar 2, 06:53 AM   Comments [0]

Students at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School are going to invest real money using socially responsible principles through a new $250,00o public equity fund managed by both MBAs and undergrads. UNC Kenan-Flagler has a variety of student-run funds that collectively manage more than...

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IV With an Overrepresented Minority MIT Sloan Admit!

By - Mar 1, 14:45 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 our anonymous blogger, “John Thunder”… Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what...

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3 Tips for Parents of Grad School Applicants

By - Mar 1, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

I’ve been working in graduate admissions for almost 20 years so I have witnessed this trend firsthand: Parents are playing a much larger role in the application process these days than they used to. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing – parents can provide a lot...

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How to Get Accepted in 2016: FREE WEBINAR!

By - Feb 27, 20:27 PM   Comments [0]

That’s right – we’re already talking about 2016 MBA applications! You may feel like you’ve got loads of time, but believe me…you’ve got loads to do! We’d like to help you start out on the right foot by inviting you to our upcoming live webinar,...

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Dean Lyons on 5 Years of Haas Defining Principles

By - Feb 27, 06:48 AM   Comments [0]

When the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business introduced its new curriculum five years ago, the emphasis would be on creating innovative leaders. Haas students have a distinct profile in the marketplace: MBAs who have tried unusual things, taken risks, and explored new frontiers. The school...

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Survey Says American MBA Programs Prepare Students Better Than Anywhere Else

By - Feb 26, 12:05 PM   Comments [0]

MBA programs in the United States feel overwhelmingly confident that their graduates are prepared for today’s workforce—and that they are better prepared than their European and Asian counterparts. According to a Kaplan Test Prep survey of over 200 top business schools across the United States, a...

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4 Qualities Top MBA Programs Seek

By - Feb 26, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

There are four main qualities that top b-schools look for when reviewing MBA applications. If you’re aiming for the top 10, then you’ll want to make sure not only that you possess these qualities, but that you’ve highlighted them in your application. • Problem Solving Skills...

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An HBS Entrepreneur Promoting Career Flexibility

By - Feb 25, 10:48 AM   Comments [0]

People looking for traditional 9 to 5 desk jobs almost seem to be the exception in 2015. HBS grad and entrepreneur Allison O’Kelly is all for the change. Want to know more? Listen to the full recording of our talk with Allison, Founder/CEO of Mom Corps...

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