MBA Fair Advice & Tips

By - Jun 10, 14:11 PM   Comments [0]

Thank you to Fabien Dufil, International Project Manager of Access MBA, for answering our questions about making the most of an MBA event. Next month, Access MBA will be visiting New York with business schools from around the world. Check out Access MBA online to...

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MBA Admissions: MIT Sloan and Financial Services

By - Jun 10, 14:08 PM   Comments [0]

This post about MIT’s Sloan School of Management, focusing on financial services, is part of a series of interviews about top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the B-Schools that Support Them.” Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the...

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Admissions Straight Talk: Interview with Peter von Loesecke

By - Jun 7, 13:16 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the fourth episode of Accepted Admissions Straight Talk, a biweekly podcast about what’s new, thought-provoking, and useful in the world of graduate admissions! For advice, insight, and info, check out the full audio of our great conversation with Peter von Loesecke: 00:25:00 – Meet Peter:...

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Stanford GSB 2013 MBA Application Questions & Tips

By - Jun 6, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

Stanford has shortened its app, removing one required question, but the overall structure is the same as it was last year. Stanford’s instructions and question are in black below; my comments and tips are in blue. Unlike most schools, Stanford gives a lot of advice and...

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MBA Essay Top Technique: Creating a Rough, Rough Draft

By - Jun 6, 13:42 PM   Comments [0]

MBA Essay Top Technique: Creating a Rough, Rough Draft Trust me when I tell you that the hardest part of writing your MBA essay will be the beginning. Getting started – actually typing out those first few words – will prove the most daunting task. It gets...

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Columbia 2013 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips

By - Jun 6, 13:38 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia has released its 2013 application essays. It has changed the format somewhat, but the changes are more evolutionary than revolutionary. My tips are in blue below. Applicants must complete one short answer question and two essays. Short Answer Question What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal?...

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10 Biggest Application Mistakes: GMAT Club EXCLUSIVE Webinar

By - Jun 6, 06:56 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard has released their essays. Columbia did, too. And Stanford. And with each passing day, more and more schools are going to follow suit. If that’s not a sign that 2013 MBA application season is upon us, gosh, I don’t know what is. So… I guess...

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Kellogg School Launches Accelerated Part-Time MBA

By - Jun 5, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

Building on the success of its full-time, one-year program, Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has launched a new, accelerated option in the part-time program to meet the demands of today’s evolving MBA marketplace. With this option, students who’ve completed requisite coursework as an undergraduate or...

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SBC Scoop: Telling Your Unique Story

By - Jun 5, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Darrell had been working for a few weeks with his consultant on his application and thought he had answered all the tough questions. He knew where...

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UCLA Anderson’s New FEMBA Flex Program: Introduction and Essay Tips

By - Jun 4, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

UCLA ANDERSON’S FEMBA FLEX PROGRAM UCLA Anderson’s MBA program has expanded its part-time Fully Employed MBA (FEMBA) to include a new option – the FEMBA Flex – and it’s not too late to apply for fall 2012! This option also expands FEMBA’s accessibility to people beyond...

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