MBA

Debate Calls into Question the Value of the MBA

By - Oct 26, 03:22 AM   Comments [0]

Is the MBA an empty status symbol? Is it a waste of time and money? Is it truly necessary to invest money in learning how to be an entrepreneur? Or does the degree carry actual weight – for entrepreneurs and other businesspeople? How good a...

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GMAT Volume Hits All-Time High

By - Oct 26, 03:15 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent GMAC press release, GMAT exam volume hit a record high for the 2012 testing year, with 286,529 GMAT tests taken and 831,337 scores sent to graduate level business and management programs. The new Integrated Reasoning (IR) section, which was introduced in...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview: Amar’s Journey

By - Oct 25, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

Next up in our series of featured MBA bloggers is Amar Naik, an MBA applicant who writes at Journey of Low GMATer and posts beautiful photography at Outreach. Please enjoy reading about Amar’s experience as an Indian IT male. Thanks Amar! Accepted: First, can you...

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Interview with Anna Runyan

By - Oct 25, 13:06 PM   Comments [0]

For this week’s episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, we interviewed Anna Runyan of Classy Career Girl blog. Check out the full recording to hear our great conversation about networking, student debt, classy career guys, and more. 00:23:08 – Introducing Anna Runyan, founder of Classy Career...

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Aligning Your Resume with Your Graduate Application Essays

By - Oct 25, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

MBA and other graduate school applicants frequently submit a resume with their applications. Many schools require it, and some schools, such as Columbia Business School, even specify a given format. The resume not only will present a valuable context for your other materials, but it...

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Ross Essay Questions Analysis 2012-2013

By - Oct 24, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

1. Introduce yourself to your future Ross classmates in 100 words or less. Undoubtedly, introducing yourself in 100 words is a daunting task. It is a test of your thinking and writing skills, a test of how concisely you can describe yourself. To brainstorm ideas, you...

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UT McCombs 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Oct 24, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Required Essays: 1. Describe how your professional and personal experiences have led you to pursue an MBA at this time. Please share with us your short and long term goals and why the Texas MBA at McCombs is the program best positioned to help you achieve...

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4 Ways You Should NOT Use the MBA Rankings

By - Oct 24, 03:35 AM   Comments [0]

You'll find loads of articles online enumerating the ways in which you can use the MBA rankings to your benefit. Most of these articles are found on the ranking websites. I'm not saying that you shouldn't trust what you read on BusinessWeek, The Financial Times,...

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Toronto Rotman Dean Steps Down after 14 Years

By - Oct 24, 03:27 AM   Comments [0]

On October 18, Roger L. Martin announced that he would be stepping down as U. of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management dean. His announcement comes after nearly 15 years of devoted leadership to the Rotman School. One of Martin’s greatest accomplishments as dean, according to a...

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Inside the Yale SOM Admissions Process

By - Oct 23, 20:45 PM   Comments [0]

Have you already applied to Yale School of Management or thinking of doing so in an upcoming round? Admissions director Bruce DelMonico recently posted insight into the Yale SOM MBA admissions process that we'd like to share with current and future applicants. Step # 1 Two different...

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