Interviews

Fit In, Stand Out

By - Sep 17, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

It may seem like a contradiction, but an effective EMBA application strategy will simultaneously make you stand out as an applicant and show how you fit with the program in question. If you’re a mid-level manager at a global IT company, or an entrepreneur whose enterprise...

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“Why Do I Need a Letter of Recommendation?”

By - Sep 17, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Letters of recommendation (LORs) may seem like one last nagging and even redundant part of your MBA application process. After all, haven’t you already devoted weeks, and possibly more, to writing and editing your essays? Haven’t you already proven beyond a doubt to the adcom...

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QS World MBA Tour: Exclusive Tips from Top MBA

By - Sep 9, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

The QS World MBA Tour is coming to a city near you starting today September 9 in Santiago and Taipei. It continues with events throughout North American, Europe, the Middle East, India, Asia, and Latin America. In addition to the traditional MBA fair and booths, The...

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Forté Foundation Upcoming Events

By - Sep 8, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

The Forte Foundation, an organization dedicated to educating and directing talented women toward leadership roles in business, is having an excellent series of events for prospective MBAs called the MBA Value Proposition. These events, which aim to encourage women to pursue careers in business, will...

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Forté Foundation Upcoming Events

By - Sep 8, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

The Forte Foundation, an organization dedicated to educating and directing talented women toward leadership roles in business, is having an excellent series of events for prospective MBAs called the MBA Value Proposition. These events, which aim to encourage women to pursue careers in business, will...

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MIT Sloan, Wharton MBA Admissions Q&As

By - Sep 4, 09:41 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted has posted the transcripts from the recent chats with MIT Sloan and Wharton. If you are applying to these schools, I encourage you to review the them. Here are excerpts:  MIT Sloan Q&A with Rod Garcia and Jennifer Barba: Nikhil (Aug 12, 2009 12:06:36 PM) Jen: How...

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CMU Tepper 2010 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Sep 2, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

CMU Tepper 2010 MBA Essay Questions My comments are in red. A. What are your short-term and long-term goals? How will a Tepper MBA help you to achieve these goals? (Please include any information regarding what steps you have taken to learn more about the Tepper School. ...

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Upcoming Events for MBA Applicants

By - Aug 24, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Just around the corner: Wharton Admissions Chat On Wednesday, August 26, 2009 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/5:00 PM GMT, J.J. Cutler, Director of Admissions and Ankur Kumar, Senior Associate Director of the world’s first collegiate business school will participate in a Wharton admissions chat at...

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MBA Admissions: Other Dimensions of Fit

By - Aug 14, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

I have repeatedly emphasized the importance of post-MBA goals in choosing schools and ultimately in demonstrating fit with your target programs. However, goals are not the only element in determining fit. Rose Martinelli, Associate Dean for Student Recruitment and Admissions at Chicago Booth School of Business...

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MBA Reappliant Webinar Recording Now Online

By - Aug 13, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]

We just posted three versions of the MBA reapplicant webinar, "Take 2: How to Reapply Right to Business School."Why 3 version? For your immediate online viewing pleasure on a regular/large computer screen. To download later and view on a computer screen. To download to your Ipod. With all these...

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