MBA

Culture, Location, and Support: A Duke MBA Speaks

By - Mar 10, 10:00 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, introducing Enrique Toubes: Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did...

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Tips for Executive MBA Reapplicants

By - Mar 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you have been rejected from an Executive MBA program, it often comes down to one of three reasons (or combination thereof): 1) Your academic record was not strong enough to convince the admissions committee you could handle the rigor of an EMBA program, 2) Your work...

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An Inside Look at INSEAD

By - Mar 10, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

INSEAD. The place where graduates speak three languages. And where 40% of graduates go into consulting. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Pejay Belland, Director of Marketing, Admissions & Financial Aid at INSEAD, for great insights into the program and tips that applicants to...

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Economist Ranks MBA Programs for Networking Potential

By - Mar 10, 05:59 AM   Comments [0]

One metric of the Economist‘s annual ranking of business schools is the potential to network, which is arguably the most valuable aspect of the MBA experience. This sub-ranking aggregates, with equal weights, scores for: ratio of alumni to current students; number of countries (other than home...

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Preparing Early and What Happens if You Don’t

By - Mar 10, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone knows that preparing early is the key to success. And we also know (all too well) what can happen when we don’t. Take, for example, the following scenarios:   BLACK FRIDAY   Prepared Unprepared   EXTREME COUPONING   Prepared Unprepared   THE RELEASE OF A NEW APPLE PRODUCT   Prepared Unprepared   THE OLYMPICS   Prepared Unprepared   AN INTERVIEW   Prepared Unprepared   FINALS   Prepared Unprepared   CASUAL FRIDAY   Prepared Unprepared   A CHICAGO WINTER   Prepared Unprepared   AND, OF COURSE, APPLYING...

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INSEAD Deadlines for January 2015 Intake

By - Mar 7, 15:19 PM   Comments [0]

The INSEAD MBA program has posted the deadlines  for the January 2015 intake. Round 1 Deadline: March 21, 2014 Interview Notification: April 25, 2014 Final Decision Notification: June 6, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: May 28, 2014 Interview Notification: June 27, 2014 Final Decision Notification: August 8, 2014 Round 3 Deadline: July 25, 2014 Interview Notification: September...

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Round 2 Updates from U. Michigan Ross

By - Mar 6, 19:27 PM   Comments [0]

The finish line is almost in sight, MBA admissions director Soojin Kwon of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business assures antsy Round 2 applicants. Last week, Kwon moderated a Forte Foundation admissions panel for women planning to go to business school next year, and...

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Round 2 Updates from UCLA Anderson School

By - Mar 6, 19:05 PM   Comments [0]

On Wednesday, the MBA admissions office at UCLA Anderson School of Management released another batch of early Round 2 decisions. In an update to the MBA Insider’s Blog, admissions officer Jessica Chung shared a few updates for other anxious Round 2 applicants: One more batch of early...

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Enter our March MBA Bootcamp Giveaway!

By - Mar 5, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The early bird gets the worm, am I right? And those that fail to prepare are preparing to fail, ya? Who hasn’t heard that before? And, let’s be honest, we all know that preparing early is the way to go. Like, in the following situations: When a blizzard is...

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What are My Chances? African-American Politico Turned Energy Guy

By - Mar 5, 14:20 PM   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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