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Are you a MARVEL?

By - Feb 17, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

People often ask me what our clients are like. Are they straight-A students from top undergraduate universities? Do they work for the top global firms? Do they have particular weaknesses in their profile they have to overcome? Are they passionate about saving the world? Do...

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Best MBA Interview Advice: Prep Once and You’re Done

By - Feb 17, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our MBA interview advice is simple. If you prepare for your MBA interview properly, you’ll be prepared for every interview you could get. Prep once, and you’re done! There’s a myth out there that says that every school interviews differently and you have to prepare specifically...

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Economist Ranks B-Schools’ Alumni

By - Feb 16, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

The single most important thing about business school–besides the educational aspect, of course–is the network you cultivate that will likely shape and propel the rest of your career. The Economist recently revealed its annual alumni ranking of business schools, based on the usefulness of their alumni...

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LBS Executive MBA 2015 Essay Tips

By - Feb 16, 11:12 AM   Comments [0]

In the LBS EMBA website landing page, a short introduction to the program includes the words “transform,” “transition,” and “catalyst.” Also, “accelerate” and “propel.” This is a clear message from the adcom: the program goes beyond conveying necessary skills for senior managers; it is for...

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An HBS Reapplicant’s Success Story

By - Feb 15, 10:27 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 Prerit Jain, a future MBA student at Harvard Business School. Accepted: We'd like to get...

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Harvard Business School Expands HBX Program Eligibility

By - Feb 14, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School announced this week it will open its online learning platform HBX to students worldwide after two successful trial runs over the past year. Business school website Poets & Quants notes that the program will also be available to students admitted to the...

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Introducing Accepted!

By - Feb 13, 15:13 PM   Comments [0]

The Accepted team is super excited to welcome all of our new blog readers! For those of you who don't know much about Accepted, here is a little bit about who we are and what we do best: We look forward to getting to know you better...

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Cornell Tech Receives $50 Million Gift from Verizon

By - Feb 13, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Cornell Tech will open its new 12-acre Roosevelt Island campus in summer 2017, in part due to a recent $50 million gift from Verizon which will go towards the innovative Verizon Executive Education Center. According to the Cornell Tech press release, “The center will be a...

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Free Webinar Recording: Round 3 vs. Next Year

By - Feb 12, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Now’s your chance to catch up on valuable information you may have missed during our webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate. MBA applicants torn with the big R3 or next year dilemma – you won’t want to miss this! View Round 3 vs....

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Wharton School Offers Business Foundations Specialization

By - Feb 12, 11:47 AM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania will offer a Business Foundations Specialization series through Coursera, combining the school’s four-course Foundation Series with a Capstone Project that allows participants to apply their knowledge to real-world business problems. The Business Foundations Specialization, taught by Wharton faculty,...

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