MBA

Train The Brain, Nail The GMAT [Or GRE]

By - Jul 22, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

What do sports and graduate admissions test have in common? More than you’ve ever imagined. Have a GMAT or GRE coming up? Listen to our talk with Brett Ethridge, founder and CEO of Dominate the GMAT and Dominate the GRE for invaluable test prep insights and...

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Kellogg 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 22, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

In September 2014, Kellogg "rebranded" itself and adopted a more concrete (and in my opinion better) mission statement: "Inspiring growth." The video below explores and clarifies this mission as well as the values Kellogg holds dear. I highly recommend that you watch it to grasp Kellogg's fundamental principles.  A...

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How to Make a Positive Impression on HBS Admissions Team

By - Jul 22, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

Round one application deadlines are less than two months away at most top MBA programs, and that means many candidates are currently hustling to put together an application package that will make a powerful impression on the admissions committee at their dream school. If Harvard Business...

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CMU Tepper Fall 2016 MBA Essay Questions

By - Jul 22, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business has updated the two required essay questions for the 2015-2016 MBA application season. Essay 1    (Maximum 300 words) Describe a defining moment in your life. How has it shaped you professionally? Essay 2    (Maximum 300 words)   Based on your...

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Do I Have to Take The GMAT to Get Into a Top Business School?

By - Jul 22, 04:24 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you hoping to get into a top-ranked business school? You have probably heard a lot about the importance of the GMAT. If you’ve been out of school for a while, or have a lot of anxiety when it comes to taking tests,...

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Catching Up With Recent Stanford GSB Graduate Tim Eisenman

By - Jul 22, 00:08 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 follow up interview with Tim Eisenman, who just completed the MBA program at Stanford GSB. We first met...

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Tuesday Tips: Chicago Booth Fall 2016 MBA Essay Tips

By - Jul 21, 14:34 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth School of Business is consistently rated in the top echelon of MBA programs in the United States and is known for a strong intellectual community. This application is designed to evaluate candidates on their ability to handle the Chicago curriculum, contribute to the...

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The Essentials of Applying to Harvard Business School

By - Jul 21, 09:13 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to Harvard Business School is intimidating. As reported by the school's website, HBS received almost 10,000 applications last year and only 11% made the cut to be admitted. Applying to Harvard means going head-to-head with the best and brightest around the world. Chances are...

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Focus on Career Progression, Results for a Successful MBA Resume

By - Jul 21, 05:41 AM   Comments [1]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com While most business school applicants might readily accept the need to spend weeks or months on test prep and MBA essays, many wrongly assume they can simply tweak their current professional resumes and hit submit...

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Waitlisted – What Now?

By - Jul 20, 11:09 AM   Comments [0]

"Waitlisted - What Now?" is the latest post in our series Navigate the MBA Maze. First, a word of introduction: Realize that receiving a wait-list letter means you qualify for admission. You pass. You are probably on the wait-list (and not admitted) because they have already...

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